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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 28 23 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 17.95% 15.44% 33.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.22% 39.66% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 18
Median daily rate £350 £413 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +85.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £292 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 14
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +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
45 58 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 28.85% 38.93% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 38 22
Median daily rate £350 £388 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +72.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £292 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £446 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 14
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% +10.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 (55.07%) Active Directory
2 32 (46.38%) Microsoft
3 25 (36.23%) Windows 7
4 23 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 19 (27.54%) Finance
6 18 (26.09%) ITIL
6 18 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (23.19%) VMware
7 16 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
8 14 (20.29%) Data Centre
9 13 (18.84%) PowerShell
9 13 (18.84%) SCCM
10 11 (15.94%) Windows XP
10 11 (15.94%) Migration
10 11 (15.94%) Firewall
11 10 (14.49%) MS Exchange
11 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (13.04%) XenApp
12 9 (13.04%) VBScript
12 9 (13.04%) Citrix
13 8 (11.59%) Cisco
13 8 (11.59%) HP
13 8 (11.59%) C
13 8 (11.59%) C#
13 8 (11.59%) Linux
14 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2
14 7 (10.14%) VPN

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 10 (14.49%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.35%) SAS
3 3 (4.35%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.25%) Office 365
3 3 (4.35%) Yammer
4 2 (2.90%) IaaS
4 2 (2.90%) PaaS
4 2 (2.90%) SaaS
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.45%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.94%) Firewall
2 7 (10.14%) VPN
3 6 (8.70%) LAN
3 6 (8.70%) WAN
4 4 (5.80%) Extranet
4 4 (5.80%) MPLS
4 4 (5.80%) SAN
5 3 (4.35%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.90%) BIG-IP
6 2 (2.90%) DHCP
6 2 (2.90%) DNS
6 2 (2.90%) Internet
6 2 (2.90%) VoIP
7 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.45%) Intranet
7 1 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.45%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MSI
1 3 (4.35%) NUnit
2 2 (2.90%) AdminStudio
2 2 (2.90%) InstallShield
2 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (27.54%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Back Office
2 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.90%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.45%) Avionics
4 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (24.64%) Analyst
2 11 (15.94%) Support Analyst
3 10 (14.49%) Infrastructure Manager
3 10 (14.49%) Project Manager
4 8 (11.59%) IT Support
5 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Support
6 6 (8.70%) Consultant
6 6 (8.70%) Desktop Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Desktop Support
6 6 (8.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) IT Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.80%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) .NET
2 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
2 5 (7.25%) Web Services
3 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (4.35%) CSS
3 3 (4.35%) HTML
3 3 (4.35%) jQuery
3 3 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (4.35%) XML
4 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.14%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.80%) BYOD
3 4 (5.80%) iSeries
3 4 (5.80%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.90%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.45%) Clustering
6 1 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.45%) PKI
6 1 (1.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.23%) Windows 7
2 23 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 18 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (15.94%) Windows XP
6 8 (11.59%) Linux
7 5 (7.25%) Unix
7 5 (7.25%) Windows 10
8 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.35%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.45%) VMS
10 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) ITIL
2 11 (15.94%) Migration
3 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2
4 6 (8.70%) Project Management
4 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.25%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
6 4 (5.80%) Change Management
6 4 (5.80%) Coaching
6 4 (5.80%) Information Security
6 4 (5.80%) Planning and Forecasting
6 4 (5.80%) Project Planning
6 4 (5.80%) SDLC
6 4 (5.80%) Security Management
6 4 (5.80%) Service Management
6 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.35%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.84%) PowerShell
2 9 (13.04%) VBScript
3 8 (11.59%) C
3 8 (11.59%) C#
4 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.25%) C++
5 5 (7.25%) SQL
6 3 (4.35%) Python
6 3 (4.35%) Ruby
7 2 (2.90%) VB
8 1 (1.45%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.45%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.70%) Degree
3 4 (5.80%) CISSP
3 4 (5.80%) MCSA
3 4 (5.80%) MCSE
4 3 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (4.35%) MCP
4 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.90%) MCDST
5 2 (2.90%) MCSD
5 2 (2.90%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.90%) PMP
5 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.45%) CCNA
6 1 (1.45%) CCNP
6 1 (1.45%) CISA
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.45%) CISM
6 1 (1.45%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (5.80%) PMBOK
1 4 (5.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.35%) SLA
3 2 (2.90%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.45%) COBIT
4 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 38 (55.07%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (13.04%) XenApp
4 5 (7.25%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.35%) BitLocker
5 3 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.35%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.90%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.45%) vSphere
7 1 (1.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (18.84%) SCCM
2 3 (4.35%) MOM
3 2 (2.90%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.45%) ThinApp
4 1 (1.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (46.38%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.19%) VMware
3 9 (13.04%) Citrix
4 8 (11.59%) Cisco
4 8 (11.59%) HP
5 5 (7.25%) F5
6 3 (4.35%) Dell
6 3 (4.35%) Oracle
7 2 (2.90%) Apple
7 2 (2.90%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.90%) IBM
7 2 (2.90%) Intel Security
7 2 (2.90%) Meraki
7 2 (2.90%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.45%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.45%) CommVault
8 1 (1.45%) Lotus
8 1 (1.45%) Qualys
8 1 (1.45%) Splunk
8 1 (1.45%) Veeam