The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows 18 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 9.63% 10.68% 12.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.00% 56.82% 61.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 20
Median daily rate £338 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £145 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £363 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £24.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.29% -30.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.00 £12.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.05 £26.60 £37.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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
40 44 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 21.39% 18.80% 20.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 28
Median daily rate £325 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £140 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £15.25 £18.50 £31.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.56% -40.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.80 £12.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £26.60 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 10 December 2016.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Brighton

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Windows.

1 13 (59.09%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) .NET
3 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
3 9 (40.91%) SQL
4 8 (36.36%) Automated Testing
4 8 (36.36%) SOA
4 8 (36.36%) Manual Testing
5 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) Linux
8 3 (13.64%) C
8 3 (13.64%) VMware
8 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (9.09%) DevOps
9 2 (9.09%) SaaS
9 2 (9.09%) Scrum
9 2 (9.09%) MVC
9 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
9 2 (9.09%) C++
9 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
9 2 (9.09%) Cisco
9 2 (9.09%) IIS
10 1 (4.55%) MS Office
10 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
10 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
10 1 (4.55%) HP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) SaaS
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
1 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) CppUnit
1 1 (4.55%) JMeter
1 1 (4.55%) JUnit
1 1 (4.55%) NUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.55%) Back Office
1 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Test Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Support Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Administrator
4 4 (18.18%) Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Lead
7 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Project Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) NHibernate
4 1 (4.55%) RESTful
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) WinForms
4 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
1 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
1 1 (4.55%) Replication
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.64%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Automated Testing
1 8 (36.36%) Manual Testing
1 8 (36.36%) SOA
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) DevOps
3 2 (9.09%) MVC
3 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Code Coverage
4 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) OO
4 1 (4.55%) OOD
4 1 (4.55%) SDLC
4 1 (4.55%) TDD
4 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) C#
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) C
4 2 (9.09%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) VB6
5 1 (4.55%) VBScript
5 1 (4.55%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.64%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Coverity
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Veracode