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 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Sussex / Crawley
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 13 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 14.77% 15.92% 15.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.17% 39.06% 61.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 7
Median daily rate £400 £316 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.48% -20.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Median hourly rate £34.00 £43.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +177.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +10.34%

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
24 64 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 27.27% 40.76% 24.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 47 19
Median daily rate £400 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +177.77%
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 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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Crawley

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 28 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Windows.

1 21 (65.63%) Windows Server
2 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (37.50%) Linux
4 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
5 9 (28.13%) VMware
6 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (25.00%) SQL
6 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
7 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
7 7 (21.88%) Finance
8 6 (18.75%) Japanese Language
8 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
8 6 (18.75%) DNS
8 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 6 (18.75%) CRM
8 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
9 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
9 5 (15.63%) MS Office
9 5 (15.63%) DHCP
9 5 (15.63%) Migration
9 5 (15.63%) Firewall
10 4 (12.50%) Backup Exec
10 4 (12.50%) Citrix
10 4 (12.50%) Unix
10 4 (12.50%) VPN
10 4 (12.50%) NAS

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 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
1 7 (21.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.63%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) DNS
1 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 5 (15.63%) DHCP
2 5 (15.63%) Firewall
3 4 (12.50%) NAS
3 4 (12.50%) Network Security
3 4 (12.50%) VPN
4 3 (9.38%) ADSL
4 3 (9.38%) SSL
5 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 2 (6.25%) WAN
6 1 (3.13%) MPLS
6 1 (3.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) DB2
1 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
1 2 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.13%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (3.13%) Rational Rose
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Japanese Language
3 2 (6.25%) Back Office
4 1 (3.13%) Online Betting
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Support Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Applications Support
3 6 (18.75%) SharePoint Support
4 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Exchange Support
5 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Server Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Support
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Active Directory Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) iSeries
3 3 (9.38%) AS400
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) BYOD
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.13%) Replication
4 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Windows Server
2 12 (37.50%) Linux
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (12.50%) Unix
7 3 (9.38%) Mac OS X
7 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.13%) AIX
8 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) CRM
2 5 (15.63%) Migration
3 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.38%) Network Design
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) Physics
4 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.25%) Project Management
4 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.13%) Change Management
5 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.13%) Requirements Management
5 1 (3.13%) Resource Management
5 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.13%) Service Management
5 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.38%) C
3 3 (9.38%) C++
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.13%) VB
4 1 (3.13%) VB6
4 1 (3.13%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.13%) PMP
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.13%) PMBOK
2 1 (3.13%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) XenApp
4 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.25%) vSphere
4 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 3 (9.38%) WSUS
3 2 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (6.25%) SCCM
4 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.13%) SCOM
4 1 (3.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
1 9 (28.13%) VMware
2 4 (12.50%) Citrix
3 3 (9.38%) Apple
3 3 (9.38%) HP
3 3 (9.38%) IBM
3 3 (9.38%) Palo Alto
3 3 (9.38%) SonicWALL
3 3 (9.38%) Symantec
3 3 (9.38%) Veeam
4 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) F5
4 1 (3.13%) Hitachi
4 1 (3.13%) Juniper
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.13%) Wyse