The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 18 1
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing Windows 20 17 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 14.93% 6.88% 42.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.28% 23.61% 89.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 14
Median daily rate £358 £333 £183
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.51% +82.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £210 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £403 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £326 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+0.15% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 13
Median hourly rate - £15.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.43 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-4.39% -3.57%
Windows
West 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 Crawley region.

Operating Systems Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
39 72 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 29.10% 29.15% 47.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 55 16
Median daily rate £358 £353 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.41% +60.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £425 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 13
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Crawley region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Windows.

1 38 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 30 (51.72%) Windows Server
3 28 (48.28%) Microsoft
4 18 (31.03%) Finance
4 18 (31.03%) Windows 7
5 17 (29.31%) ITIL
6 16 (27.59%) Migration
7 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (24.14%) PowerShell
8 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (22.41%) MS Exchange
10 12 (20.69%) VMware
11 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
12 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (15.52%) Citrix
13 9 (15.52%) HP
13 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (15.52%) Firewall
13 9 (15.52%) XenApp
13 9 (15.52%) SCCM
13 9 (15.52%) Data Centre
14 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
15 7 (12.07%) Windows XP
15 7 (12.07%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (10.34%) Office 365
16 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
16 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
16 6 (10.34%) Regulatory Compliance
17 5 (8.62%) Change Management
17 5 (8.62%) Project Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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 13 (22.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.17%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.72%) IIS
5 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.34%) Office 365
3 3 (5.17%) Yammer
4 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.72%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.52%) Firewall
2 5 (8.62%) DNS
3 4 (6.90%) DHCP
3 4 (6.90%) SAN
4 3 (5.17%) LAN
4 3 (5.17%) Unified Communications
4 3 (5.17%) VPN
4 3 (5.17%) WAN
5 2 (3.45%) BIG-IP
5 2 (3.45%) iSCSI
5 2 (3.45%) MPLS
5 2 (3.45%) NAS
5 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.45%) VoIP
6 1 (1.72%) Extranet
6 1 (1.72%) Internet
6 1 (1.72%) Intranet
6 1 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.72%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) MySQL
2 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.72%) JIRA
2 1 (1.72%) MSI
2 1 (1.72%) NUnit
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Back Office
3 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.45%) Online Betting
5 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Analyst
2 8 (13.79%) Infrastructure Manager
2 8 (13.79%) Project Manager
3 6 (10.34%) Consultant
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (8.62%) Server Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (6.90%) IT Support
5 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.17%) Administrator
6 3 (5.17%) Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) IT Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Lync Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Security Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Unified Communications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) .NET
1 4 (6.90%) Web Services
2 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.17%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.72%) CSS
4 1 (1.72%) HTML
4 1 (1.72%) jQuery
4 1 (1.72%) REST
4 1 (1.72%) SOAP
4 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.07%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.45%) BYOD
3 2 (3.45%) Clustering
3 2 (3.45%) iSeries
3 2 (3.45%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.45%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.72%) CMDB
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Fintech
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (51.72%) Windows Server
2 18 (31.03%) Windows 7
3 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (12.07%) Windows XP
7 5 (8.62%) Linux
8 4 (6.90%) Unix
9 3 (5.17%) Windows 10
10 2 (3.45%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.72%) VMS
11 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) ITIL
2 16 (27.59%) Migration
3 6 (10.34%) Regulatory Compliance
3 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (8.62%) Change Management
4 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
4 5 (8.62%) Project Management
5 4 (6.90%) Information Security
5 4 (6.90%) Security Management
5 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.17%) Server Building
6 3 (5.17%) Service Management
6 3 (5.17%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.45%) Line Management
7 2 (3.45%) Patch Management
7 2 (3.45%) Planning and Forecasting
7 2 (3.45%) SDLC
7 2 (3.45%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.62%) C
2 5 (8.62%) C#
2 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.90%) C++
3 4 (6.90%) VBScript
4 3 (5.17%) Python
4 3 (5.17%) Ruby
4 3 (5.17%) SQL
5 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.72%) Embedded C
5 1 (1.72%) Java
5 1 (1.72%) Perl
5 1 (1.72%) PHP
5 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (6.90%) CISSP
2 4 (6.90%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) MCP
4 2 (3.45%) MCSA
4 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.45%) PMP
4 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.72%) CCNA
5 1 (1.72%) CCNP
5 1 (1.72%) CISA
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.72%) CISM
5 1 (1.72%) MCSD
5 1 (1.72%) MCSE
5 1 (1.72%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (5.17%) SLA
3 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.45%) PMBOK
4 1 (1.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 38 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.52%) XenApp
3 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.17%) BitLocker
4 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.17%) ISA Server
4 3 (5.17%) vSphere
4 3 (5.17%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) SCCM
2 3 (5.17%) MOM
3 2 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.45%) PowerCLI
3 2 (3.45%) SCOM
4 1 (1.72%) SCSM
4 1 (1.72%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.72%) ThinApp
4 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.69%) VMware
3 9 (15.52%) Citrix
3 9 (15.52%) HP
4 5 (8.62%) Cisco
4 5 (8.62%) Dell
5 4 (6.90%) ServiceNow
6 3 (5.17%) F5
7 2 (3.45%) Apple
7 2 (3.45%) Blue Coat
7 2 (3.45%) IBM
7 2 (3.45%) Intel Security
7 2 (3.45%) Meraki
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle
8 1 (1.72%) Qualys
8 1 (1.72%) Splunk