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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 6 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Contract jobs citing Windows 46 50 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 17.04% 18.12% 5.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 88.46% 70.42% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 24 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £240 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -4.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £100 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £368 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 1
Average hourly rate £21.15 £15.73 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.42% +16.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.86 £15.60 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +4.00%
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
52 71 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 19.26% 25.72% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 33 8
Average daily rate £325 £250 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £100 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £391 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 2
Average hourly rate £21.15 £15.73 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.42% -46.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 September 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 47 (55.95%) Active Directory
2 46 (54.76%) VMware
3 37 (44.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (41.67%) SAN
6 34 (40.48%) Microsoft
7 26 (30.95%) SQL Server
8 24 (28.57%) MS Exchange
9 23 (27.38%) SharePoint
10 22 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2010
11 21 (25.00%) Windows 7
11 21 (25.00%) IIS
11 21 (25.00%) Finance
12 20 (23.81%) SQL
13 16 (19.05%) DNS
13 16 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
14 15 (17.86%) DHCP
14 15 (17.86%) TCP/IP
15 14 (16.67%) LAN
15 14 (16.67%) VLAN
15 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (15.48%) IaaS
16 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (15.48%) Fibre Channel
16 13 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (14.29%) NAS
17 12 (14.29%) SaaS
17 12 (14.29%) PaaS
17 12 (14.29%) vCloud
17 12 (14.29%) vMotion

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 24 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 23 (27.38%) SharePoint
3 22 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (25.00%) IIS
5 16 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.38%) Lync
7 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.19%) Apache
7 1 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.95%) MS Office
3 4 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (15.48%) IaaS
2 12 (14.29%) SaaS
2 12 (14.29%) PaaS
3 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (41.67%) SAN
2 16 (19.05%) DNS
3 15 (17.86%) DHCP
3 15 (17.86%) TCP/IP
4 14 (16.67%) LAN
4 14 (16.67%) VLAN
5 13 (15.48%) Fibre Channel
6 12 (14.29%) NAS
7 10 (11.90%) WLAN
8 8 (9.52%) Firewall
9 6 (7.14%) VPN
10 4 (4.76%) WAN
10 4 (4.76%) iSCSI
10 4 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.19%) MPLS
12 1 (1.19%) Network Security
12 1 (1.19%) VoIP
12 1 (1.19%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.19%) MySQL
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.38%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.19%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.19%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.19%) Maven
3 1 (1.19%) Selenium
3 1 (1.19%) Firebug
3 1 (1.19%) TestNG
3 1 (1.19%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 21 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (19.05%) Analyst
2 13 (15.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (10.71%) C++ Software Engineer
3 9 (10.71%) Software Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) Administrator
5 7 (8.33%) Server Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) Service Analyst
6 6 (7.14%) Developer
6 6 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Storage Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Server Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.57%) Help Desk Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) DBA
9 3 (3.57%) Support Technician
9 3 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) .NET
1 3 (3.57%) CSS
1 3 (3.57%) .NET Framework
1 3 (3.57%) Entity Framework
1 3 (3.57%) WCF
2 2 (2.38%) jQuery
2 2 (2.38%) HTML5
2 2 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (2.38%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.38%) HTML
2 2 (2.38%) COM+
3 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.19%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.19%) WinForms
3 1 (1.19%) JNI
3 1 (1.19%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.76%) EqualLogic
2 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.38%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.38%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.19%) Streaming Video
4 1 (1.19%) Replication
4 1 (1.19%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.19%) PKI
4 1 (1.19%) PDA
4 1 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.19%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (1.19%) CMDB
4 1 (1.19%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.95%) Linux
5 5 (5.95%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.57%) UNIX
7 2 (2.38%) Solaris
7 2 (2.38%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (11.90%) Service Delivery
3 9 (10.71%) ITIL
3 9 (10.71%) Scrum
3 9 (10.71%) Software Engineering
3 9 (10.71%) Automation Testing
4 8 (9.52%) Change Control
4 8 (9.52%) Migration
5 5 (5.95%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (4.76%) Server Hardening
7 3 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.38%) TDD
8 2 (2.38%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.38%) OOP
8 2 (2.38%) OO
8 2 (2.38%) Change Management
8 2 (2.38%) Service Management
8 2 (2.38%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.81%) SQL
2 11 (13.10%) C++
3 9 (10.71%) VC++
3 9 (10.71%) Python
4 5 (5.95%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.57%) VB
6 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.57%) C#
7 2 (2.38%) C
7 2 (2.38%) Java
7 2 (2.38%) VB6
8 1 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.38%) MCP
3 2 (2.38%) MCSE
3 2 (2.38%) Degree
4 1 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.19%) MCSA
4 1 (1.19%) CCNA
4 1 (1.19%) ISEB
4 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.19%) MCTS
4 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.19%) SLA
1 1 (1.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 47 (55.95%) Active Directory
2 37 (44.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (14.29%) vCloud
4 4 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.76%) XenApp
5 3 (3.57%) vSphere
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.19%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 12 (14.29%) vMotion
2 8 (9.52%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (5.95%) SCCM
4 3 (3.57%) Nessus
5 2 (2.38%) NetCrunch
6 1 (1.19%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 46 (54.76%) VMware
2 34 (40.48%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.10%) EMC
4 8 (9.52%) Cisco
5 6 (7.14%) Citrix
5 6 (7.14%) Veeam
6 5 (5.95%) CommVault
6 5 (5.95%) Dell
7 3 (3.57%) HP
7 3 (3.57%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.38%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.38%) Splunk
9 1 (1.19%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.19%) Wyse
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle
9 1 (1.19%) SAP
9 1 (1.19%) Juniper
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