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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 21 44 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 17.50% 15.22% 23.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 36.07% 75.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 29 7
Median daily rate £240 £300 £108
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +179.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £145 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £413 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 13
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +134.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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
42 122 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 35.00% 42.21% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 101 13
Median daily rate £250 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £200 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 13
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +108.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 8 December 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 8 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Windows.

1 27 (61.36%) Active Directory
1 27 (61.36%) Windows Server
2 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (27.27%) Migration
5 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 11 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
6 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (20.45%) SQL
7 9 (20.45%) VMware
7 9 (20.45%) Office 365
8 8 (18.18%) Finance
8 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 8 (18.18%) Linux
8 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (15.91%) DNS
9 7 (15.91%) ITIL
9 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
9 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (13.64%) Japanese Language
10 6 (13.64%) CRM
10 6 (13.64%) MS Office
10 6 (13.64%) DHCP
10 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
11 5 (11.36%) Firewall
11 5 (11.36%) SCCM
11 5 (11.36%) NAS
12 4 (9.09%) XenApp

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 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) Office 365
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) DNS
2 6 (13.64%) DHCP
2 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.36%) Firewall
3 5 (11.36%) NAS
4 3 (6.82%) ADSL
4 3 (6.82%) Network Security
4 3 (6.82%) SSL
4 3 (6.82%) VPN
5 2 (4.55%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.55%) SAN
6 1 (2.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) DB2
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) MSI
2 1 (2.27%) NUnit
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Japanese Language
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Analyst
2 8 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Applications Support
3 6 (13.64%) SharePoint Support
3 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Server Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Exchange Support
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Support
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Access Control Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Azure Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.55%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) .NET
1 4 (9.09%) Web Services
2 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.27%) CSS
4 1 (2.27%) HTML
4 1 (2.27%) jQuery
4 1 (2.27%) REST
4 1 (2.27%) SOAP
4 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) AS400
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) CMDB
3 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.27%) Fintech
3 1 (2.27%) iSeries
3 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (61.36%) Windows Server
2 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (18.18%) Linux
5 4 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 3 (6.82%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.55%) Unix
7 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Migration
2 7 (15.91%) ITIL
3 6 (13.64%) CRM
4 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.82%) Network Design
6 2 (4.55%) B2C
6 2 (4.55%) Change Management
6 2 (4.55%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (4.55%) Information Security
6 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.55%) Project Management
6 2 (4.55%) SDLC
6 2 (4.55%) Security Management
6 2 (4.55%) Server Building
6 2 (4.55%) Server Patching
6 2 (4.55%) Supplier Management
6 2 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (2.27%) MVC
7 1 (2.27%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (20.45%) SQL
3 3 (6.82%) C#
4 2 (4.55%) C++
4 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.27%) Java
5 1 (2.27%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.55%) CISSP
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) MCP
3 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.27%) MCSA
4 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.27%) PMP
4 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (61.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) XenApp
3 2 (4.55%) BitLocker
3 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.55%) vSphere
4 1 (2.27%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) SCCM
2 3 (6.82%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.55%) PowerCLI
3 2 (4.55%) SCOM
4 1 (2.27%) SCSM
4 1 (2.27%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.27%) ThinApp
4 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) VMware
3 4 (9.09%) HP
3 4 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 3 (6.82%) Apple
4 3 (6.82%) Citrix
4 3 (6.82%) Palo Alto
4 3 (6.82%) SonicWALL
4 3 (6.82%) Veeam
5 2 (4.55%) Blue Coat
5 2 (4.55%) Dell
5 2 (4.55%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.27%) F5
6 1 (2.27%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.27%) IBM
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle
6 1 (2.27%) Symantec
6 1 (2.27%) Wyse