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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 21 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows 5 23 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.65% 14.38% 11.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.67% 76.67% 65.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 17
Median daily rate £325 £328 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -6.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.93 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-8.94% +9.82%

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
12 30 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 8.76% 18.75% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 28
Median daily rate £425 £328 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.77% -6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £278 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £17.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% -55.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 10 (45.45%) C#
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
1 10 (45.45%) .NET
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
3 8 (36.36%) SOA
3 8 (36.36%) Automated Testing
3 8 (36.36%) Manual Testing
4 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
5 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
6 4 (18.18%) VMware
7 3 (13.64%) Migration
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco
7 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
7 3 (13.64%) Linux
7 3 (13.64%) C
7 3 (13.64%) C++
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (9.09%) Office 365
8 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
8 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
8 2 (9.09%) LAN
8 2 (9.09%) WAN
8 2 (9.09%) DHCP
8 2 (9.09%) DNS
8 2 (9.09%) MS Office
8 2 (9.09%) Citrix

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 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DHCP
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) CppUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
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%) Finance
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 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) .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%) Clustering
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) CentOS
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Automated Testing
1 8 (36.36%) Manual Testing
1 8 (36.36%) SOA
2 3 (13.64%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
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%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.55%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.55%) SDLC
4 1 (4.55%) TDD
4 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) C#
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) C
2 3 (13.64%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) VB
4 1 (4.55%) VB6
4 1 (4.55%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) vCloud
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
2 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Fortify
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Coverity
5 1 (4.55%) EMC
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Veracode
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