The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 14 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 31 34 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 12.50% 17.00% 13.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.96% 72.34% 82.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 5
Average daily rate
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£335 £323 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.87% -14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £110 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £425 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 6
Average hourly rate £36.25 £13.87 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.35% -31.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.56 £10.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £15.00 £22.17
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Windows
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 47 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 18.95% 23.50% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 7
Average daily rate £325 £323 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -24.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £110 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 6
Average hourly rate £37.63 £13.87 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.26% -0.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.32%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows across the Brighton region.

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Brighton region.

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Brighton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 16 (28.07%) Active Directory
3 13 (22.81%) Windows 7
4 11 (19.30%) VMware
4 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
5 10 (17.54%) Cisco
5 10 (17.54%) Linux
5 10 (17.54%) Clustering
5 10 (17.54%) Firewall
6 9 (15.79%) ITIL
6 9 (15.79%) SAN
7 8 (14.04%) DNS
7 8 (14.04%) C++
7 8 (14.04%) .NET
8 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
8 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
8 7 (12.28%) VoIP
9 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
9 6 (10.53%) Python
9 6 (10.53%) VC++
9 6 (10.53%) UNIX
9 6 (10.53%) MS Office
9 6 (10.53%) SQL
9 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (10.53%) WebSphere
9 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (8.77%) Veritas File System
10 5 (8.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (8.77%) Automation Testing

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 6 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.77%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (8.77%) Apache
3 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (5.26%) SAS
5 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.51%) Lync
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.75%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.53%) MS Office
3 2 (3.51%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) assyst
2 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
2 10 (17.54%) Firewall
3 9 (15.79%) SAN
4 8 (14.04%) DNS
5 7 (12.28%) VoIP
6 5 (8.77%) LDAP
7 4 (7.02%) MPLS
8 3 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (5.26%) LAN
8 3 (5.26%) WAN
8 3 (5.26%) DHCP
8 3 (5.26%) VLAN
8 3 (5.26%) iSCSI
8 3 (5.26%) NAS
9 2 (3.51%) Wireless
9 2 (3.51%) Extranet
10 1 (1.75%) Internet
10 1 (1.75%) OSPF
10 1 (1.75%) BGP
10 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.51%) CppUnit
2 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.51%) JUnit
3 1 (1.75%) Trac
3 1 (1.75%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.75%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) Maven
3 1 (1.75%) Selenium
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Publishing
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Analyst
2 8 (14.04%) Support Analyst
2 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) IT Support
6 4 (7.02%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.26%) Administrator
7 3 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (5.26%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Software Development Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) .NET
2 3 (5.26%) J2EE
2 3 (5.26%) Web Services
2 3 (5.26%) J2ME
3 2 (3.51%) WinForms
3 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.75%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.75%) WCF
4 1 (1.75%) jQuery
4 1 (1.75%) HTML5
4 1 (1.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.75%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.75%) BREW
4 1 (1.75%) HTML
4 1 (1.75%) XSLT
4 1 (1.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Clustering
2 3 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.26%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) User Experience
4 1 (1.75%) iPhone
4 1 (1.75%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.75%) GIS
4 1 (1.75%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Windows 7
2 10 (17.54%) Linux
3 6 (10.53%) UNIX
3 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.77%) Solaris
5 4 (7.02%) Windows XP
5 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.02%) SUSE
6 3 (5.26%) Android
6 3 (5.26%) AIX
7 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.79%) ITIL
2 5 (8.77%) Automation Testing
3 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (7.02%) Automated Testing
3 4 (7.02%) Software Engineering
3 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
3 4 (7.02%) Change Management
3 4 (7.02%) Migration
3 4 (7.02%) DevOps
4 3 (5.26%) Coaching
4 3 (5.26%) Validation
4 3 (5.26%) Scrum
4 3 (5.26%) MSF
5 2 (3.51%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.51%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.51%) TDD
5 2 (3.51%) Document Management
5 2 (3.51%) Workflow
5 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) C++
2 6 (10.53%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) VC++
2 6 (10.53%) Python
3 4 (7.02%) Java
3 4 (7.02%) C#
4 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.75%) VB
4 1 (1.75%) VB6
4 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (7.02%) Sun Certification
1 4 (7.02%) SCSA
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) MCSE
3 2 (3.51%) CCNA
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.75%) MCP
4 1 (1.75%) APMP
System Software
1 16 (28.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.77%) Veritas File System
3 5 (8.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (3.51%) vCloud
5 1 (1.75%) vSphere
5 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.75%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) SCCM
2 2 (3.51%) SCOrch
2 2 (3.51%) Nagios
3 1 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) VMware
3 10 (17.54%) Cisco
4 5 (8.77%) IBM
4 5 (8.77%) Veritas
4 5 (8.77%) Red Hat
4 5 (8.77%) Avaya
5 4 (7.02%) Sun
6 3 (5.26%) HP
6 3 (5.26%) Remedy
6 3 (5.26%) Sitecore
6 3 (5.26%) Akamai
6 3 (5.26%) Syclo
6 3 (5.26%) ForgeRock
7 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.51%) Juniper
7 2 (3.51%) CommVault
7 2 (3.51%) Apple
7 2 (3.51%) Dell
7 2 (3.51%) Citrix
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