The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows 34 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 39.53% 12.14% 7.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 91.89% 61.76% 70.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 15
Average daily rate
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£220 £344 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.95% +18.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £168 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £448 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £310 £311
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 2
Average hourly rate £14.25 £45.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Windows
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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
37 34 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 43.02% 19.65% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 23
Average daily rate £220 £400 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.93% +37.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.44% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 33 (48.53%) Active Directory
2 32 (47.06%) MS Office
3 26 (38.24%) Microsoft
4 23 (33.82%) Windows 7
5 19 (27.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (25.00%) ITIL
7 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (20.59%) MS Excel
8 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (17.65%) Firewall
9 12 (17.65%) Linux
9 12 (17.65%) MCSE
10 11 (16.18%) MS Exchange
11 10 (14.71%) MCP
11 10 (14.71%) SQL
11 10 (14.71%) VMware
12 8 (11.76%) Windows XP
12 8 (11.76%) DHCP
12 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
12 8 (11.76%) DNS
12 8 (11.76%) Software Deployment
13 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (10.29%) SCCM
13 7 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (10.29%) IIS
14 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
14 6 (8.82%) CCNA
14 6 (8.82%) Wireless
14 6 (8.82%) SAN
14 6 (8.82%) Mac OS X

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (16.18%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.29%) IIS
3 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.94%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.94%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.47%) CICS
5 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 32 (47.06%) MS Office
2 14 (20.59%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.88%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.65%) Firewall
2 8 (11.76%) DHCP
2 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 8 (11.76%) DNS
3 6 (8.82%) Wireless
3 6 (8.82%) SAN
4 5 (7.35%) LAN
5 4 (5.88%) WAN
5 4 (5.88%) VPN
5 4 (5.88%) MPLS
5 4 (5.88%) Internet
5 4 (5.88%) Network Security
6 2 (2.94%) SNMP
6 2 (2.94%) PBX
6 2 (2.94%) VoIP
6 2 (2.94%) LDAP
6 2 (2.94%) Intranet
6 2 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.47%) VLAN
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) DTS
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.47%) MySQL
4 1 (1.47%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.41%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.94%) Military
2 2 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (1.47%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Analyst
2 16 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 15 (22.06%) 1st Line Support
4 13 (19.12%) Support Analyst
4 13 (19.12%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (17.65%) Help Desk Support
6 7 (10.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (8.82%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 6 (8.82%) Desktop Analyst
7 6 (8.82%) Desktop Support
8 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Consultant
9 4 (5.88%) Security Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) IT Support
9 4 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
10 3 (4.41%) Server Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Deployment Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Project Manager
11 2 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (2.94%) HTML
2 2 (2.94%) Classic ASP
2 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.94%) Web Services
2 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (2.94%) jQuery
3 1 (1.47%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.47%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.94%) iPhone
3 2 (2.94%) iPad
3 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) CMDB
4 1 (1.47%) DataPower
4 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.47%) Clustering
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.82%) Windows 7
2 19 (27.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (17.65%) Linux
5 8 (11.76%) Windows XP
6 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (8.82%) Mac OS X
8 4 (5.88%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.94%) Windows Phone
9 2 (2.94%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.47%) UNIX
10 1 (1.47%) AIX
10 1 (1.47%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) ITIL
2 8 (11.76%) Software Deployment
3 6 (8.82%) Incident Management
4 5 (7.35%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.88%) Project Management
5 4 (5.88%) Service Management
5 4 (5.88%) Migration
5 4 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (5.88%) Coaching
5 4 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.41%) Network Management
6 3 (4.41%) Change Management
7 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.94%) MVC
7 2 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.94%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (1.47%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (1.47%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.71%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) C
3 3 (4.41%) C#
4 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.94%) VB
4 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.94%) VB6
5 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (17.65%) MCSE
3 10 (14.71%) MCP
4 7 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (8.82%) CCNA
6 4 (5.88%) CISSP
6 4 (5.88%) MCSA
6 4 (5.88%) MCITP
6 4 (5.88%) MCTS
6 4 (5.88%) CEH
7 3 (4.41%) CCNP
8 2 (2.94%) Degree
8 2 (2.94%) MCDST
9 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.47%) PMP
9 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 33 (48.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.47%) vSphere
3 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.47%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) SCCM
2 4 (5.88%) Nessus
3 1 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.71%) VMware
3 5 (7.35%) Cisco
4 4 (5.88%) Citrix
4 4 (5.88%) McAfee
4 4 (5.88%) Qualys
5 3 (4.41%) Dell
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle
6 2 (2.94%) Lotus
6 2 (2.94%) Symantec
6 2 (2.94%) Kaseya
7 1 (1.47%) Apple
7 1 (1.47%) NetApp
7 1 (1.47%) SAP
7 1 (1.47%) Sybase
7 1 (1.47%) EMC
7 1 (1.47%) HP
7 1 (1.47%) IBM
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