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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 43 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 20.98% 18.06% 23.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.11% 38.24% 84.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 15 16
Median daily rate £350 £410 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £260 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £433 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Median hourly rate £22.50 £13.87 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.22% -11.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
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
74 68 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 36.10% 47.22% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 48 20
Median daily rate £375 £363 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +61.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Median hourly rate £27.50 £13.87 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.26% -11.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 30 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 29 (42.65%) Windows 7
3 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
4 23 (33.82%) Windows Server
5 17 (25.00%) ITIL
6 16 (23.53%) Finance
6 16 (23.53%) VMware
6 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (20.59%) SCCM
7 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (19.12%) Linux
8 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
8 13 (19.12%) Data Centre
9 12 (17.65%) Windows XP
9 12 (17.65%) Migration
10 11 (16.18%) PowerShell
11 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (13.24%) Project Management
12 9 (13.24%) Firewall
12 9 (13.24%) VBScript
12 9 (13.24%) Citrix
13 8 (11.76%) Cisco
13 8 (11.76%) HP
13 8 (11.76%) C
13 8 (11.76%) MS Office
13 8 (11.76%) MS Exchange
13 8 (11.76%) XenApp
14 7 (10.29%) SQL
14 7 (10.29%) VPN
15 6 (8.82%) Back Office

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 8 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.41%) SAS
3 3 (4.41%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.47%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.47%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.41%) Yammer
2 2 (2.94%) IaaS
2 2 (2.94%) Office 365
2 2 (2.94%) PaaS
2 2 (2.94%) SaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.47%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) Firewall
2 7 (10.29%) VPN
3 6 (8.82%) LAN
3 6 (8.82%) WAN
4 4 (5.88%) Extranet
4 4 (5.88%) MPLS
4 4 (5.88%) SAN
5 3 (4.41%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.94%) BIG-IP
6 2 (2.94%) DHCP
6 2 (2.94%) DNS
6 2 (2.94%) Internet
6 2 (2.94%) VoIP
7 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.47%) Intranet
7 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.47%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MSI
2 2 (2.94%) AdminStudio
2 2 (2.94%) InstallShield
2 2 (2.94%) NUnit
3 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.47%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.47%) JIRA
3 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (23.53%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Back Office
3 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.94%) Online Betting
5 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.47%) Avionics
5 1 (1.47%) Electronics
5 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Analyst
2 12 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 11 (16.18%) Infrastructure Manager
4 10 (14.71%) Support Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 7 (10.29%) IT Support
6 6 (8.82%) Desktop Support
6 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (7.35%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) IT Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Deployment Manager
8 4 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Network Manager
8 4 (5.88%) Network Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) XML
2 3 (4.41%) .NET
2 3 (4.41%) HTML
2 3 (4.41%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.94%) CSS
3 2 (2.94%) jQuery
3 2 (2.94%) Web Services
4 1 (1.47%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.35%) iSeries
3 4 (5.88%) BYOD
3 4 (5.88%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.41%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.94%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.47%) AS400
6 1 (1.47%) Clustering
6 1 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.47%) PKI
6 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (42.65%) Windows 7
2 23 (33.82%) Windows Server
3 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (19.12%) Linux
6 12 (17.65%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.88%) Unix
7 4 (5.88%) Windows 10
8 3 (4.41%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.47%) VMS
10 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) ITIL
2 12 (17.65%) Migration
3 9 (13.24%) Project Management
4 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.35%) Change Management
5 5 (7.35%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.35%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
5 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.88%) Coaching
6 4 (5.88%) Project Planning
6 4 (5.88%) Service Management
6 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.41%) Patch Management
7 3 (4.41%) SDLC
8 2 (2.94%) ITIL V3
8 2 (2.94%) Line Management
8 2 (2.94%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.18%) PowerShell
2 9 (13.24%) VBScript
3 8 (11.76%) C
4 7 (10.29%) SQL
5 5 (7.35%) C#
5 5 (7.35%) C++
5 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.41%) Python
6 3 (4.41%) Ruby
6 3 (4.41%) VB
7 1 (1.47%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.47%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.88%) MCSA
3 4 (5.88%) MCSE
3 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (4.41%) MCP
5 2 (2.94%) CISSP
5 2 (2.94%) ISEB
5 2 (2.94%) MCDST
5 2 (2.94%) MCSD
5 2 (2.94%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.94%) PMP
5 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.47%) CCNA
6 1 (1.47%) CCNP
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.47%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) PMBOK
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.94%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.94%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.47%) COBIT
System Software
1 30 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.76%) XenApp
4 5 (7.35%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.41%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.41%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.47%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.47%) vSphere
7 1 (1.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (20.59%) SCCM
2 3 (4.41%) MOM
3 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.47%) ThinApp
3 1 (1.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.53%) VMware
3 9 (13.24%) Citrix
4 8 (11.76%) Cisco
4 8 (11.76%) HP
5 6 (8.82%) Oracle
6 5 (7.35%) F5
7 3 (4.41%) Dell
7 3 (4.41%) IBM
8 2 (2.94%) Apple
8 2 (2.94%) Meraki
9 1 (1.47%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.47%) Baan
9 1 (1.47%) CommVault
9 1 (1.47%) Concur
9 1 (1.47%) EMC
9 1 (1.47%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.47%) Lotus
9 1 (1.47%) Splunk
9 1 (1.47%) Tripwire
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