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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 33 38 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 14.73% 20.65% 16.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.75% 80.85% 86.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £110 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £365 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Average hourly rate £39.25 £12.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+214.00% -40.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £10.60 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.45 £14.70 £22.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +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
48 47 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 21.43% 25.54% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 6
Average daily rate £300 £295 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -28.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £110 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £350 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
Average hourly rate £39.00 £13.19 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+195.79% -34.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £10.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £15.00 £22.17
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 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 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
2 18 (27.69%) Active Directory
3 16 (24.62%) VMware
4 15 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 13 (20.00%) SAN
5 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
7 11 (16.92%) Cisco
7 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
7 11 (16.92%) Linux
7 11 (16.92%) Clustering
8 10 (15.38%) VC++
8 10 (15.38%) C++
9 9 (13.85%) DNS
9 9 (13.85%) Firewall
9 9 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (12.31%) Software Engineering
10 8 (12.31%) MS Exchange
10 8 (12.31%) .NET
10 8 (12.31%) Python
10 8 (12.31%) ITIL
11 7 (10.77%) SQL
11 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
11 7 (10.77%) SharePoint
11 7 (10.77%) VoIP
11 7 (10.77%) Scrum
11 7 (10.77%) Automation Testing
12 6 (9.23%) WebSphere

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 8 (12.31%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.77%) SharePoint
3 6 (9.23%) Apache
3 6 (9.23%) WebSphere
4 5 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (6.15%) IIS
6 3 (4.62%) SAS
6 3 (4.62%) Lync
6 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.54%) CMS
8 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.23%) MS Office
3 2 (3.08%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) assyst
1 3 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.00%) SAN
2 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
3 9 (13.85%) Firewall
3 9 (13.85%) DNS
4 7 (10.77%) VoIP
5 5 (7.69%) VPN
5 5 (7.69%) LDAP
6 3 (4.62%) LAN
6 3 (4.62%) WAN
6 3 (4.62%) DHCP
6 3 (4.62%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (4.62%) VLAN
6 3 (4.62%) iSCSI
6 3 (4.62%) NAS
7 2 (3.08%) Wireless
7 2 (3.08%) Extranet
7 2 (3.08%) MPLS
8 1 (1.54%) OSPF
8 1 (1.54%) BGP
8 1 (1.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.54%) Trac
3 1 (1.54%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.54%) Subversion
3 1 (1.54%) Maven
3 1 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 6 (9.23%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Publishing
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (21.54%) Analyst
2 13 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Support Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Developer
6 5 (7.69%) IT Support
7 4 (6.15%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Voice Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Development Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Software Development Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (4.62%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) .NET
2 3 (4.62%) J2EE
2 3 (4.62%) Web Services
2 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
2 3 (4.62%) J2ME
3 2 (3.08%) HTML
3 2 (3.08%) WCF
3 2 (3.08%) jQuery
3 2 (3.08%) HTML5
3 2 (3.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (3.08%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.08%) CSS
4 1 (1.54%) XSLT
4 1 (1.54%) WinForms
4 1 (1.54%) BREW
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Clustering
2 3 (4.62%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.62%) Smartphone
2 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
4 1 (1.54%) iPhone
4 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.54%) GIS
4 1 (1.54%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (16.92%) Linux
4 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.23%) UNIX
5 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (7.69%) Solaris
6 5 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.15%) SUSE
8 3 (4.62%) Android
8 3 (4.62%) AIX
8 3 (4.62%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (12.31%) ITIL
2 8 (12.31%) Software Engineering
3 7 (10.77%) Automation Testing
3 7 (10.77%) Scrum
4 5 (7.69%) Migration
4 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 4 (6.15%) Change Management
5 4 (6.15%) Automated Testing
5 4 (6.15%) MSF
5 4 (6.15%) DevOps
6 3 (4.62%) Coaching
6 3 (4.62%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.62%) Capacity Management
6 3 (4.62%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (4.62%) CRM
6 3 (4.62%) Validation
7 2 (3.08%) Workflow
7 2 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.38%) C++
1 10 (15.38%) VC++
2 8 (12.31%) Python
3 7 (10.77%) SQL
4 4 (6.15%) Java
4 4 (6.15%) C#
5 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.08%) VB
5 2 (3.08%) VB6
6 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) Sun Certification
2 4 (6.15%) SCSA
3 3 (4.62%) MCSE
3 3 (4.62%) CCNA
3 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.54%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) Solvency II
System Software
1 18 (27.69%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.69%) Veritas File System
3 5 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (3.08%) vCloud
5 1 (1.54%) vSphere
5 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.54%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.54%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) SCCM
2 3 (4.62%) Nessus
2 3 (4.62%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (3.08%) SCOrch
3 2 (3.08%) vMotion
3 2 (3.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
2 16 (24.62%) VMware
3 11 (16.92%) Cisco
4 6 (9.23%) Avaya
4 6 (9.23%) Red Hat
5 5 (7.69%) EMC
5 5 (7.69%) IBM
5 5 (7.69%) Veritas
6 4 (6.15%) Sun
7 3 (4.62%) HP
7 3 (4.62%) Citrix
7 3 (4.62%) Remedy
7 3 (4.62%) Sitecore
7 3 (4.62%) Akamai
7 3 (4.62%) Syclo
7 3 (4.62%) ForgeRock
8 2 (3.08%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.08%) Apple
8 2 (3.08%) Juniper
9 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
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