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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
West Sussex / Crawley
Rank 4 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 13 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 16.05% 16.04% 16.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.00% 37.97% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 20 7
Median daily rate £265 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £145 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £371 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 12
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +141.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%

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
20 79 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 24.69% 42.25% 21.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 67 13
Median daily rate £250 £350 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +9.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £286 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 12
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +120.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 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 23 (67.65%) Windows Server
2 20 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (29.41%) Migration
6 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
6 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
6 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
7 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (23.53%) Linux
7 8 (23.53%) SQL
7 8 (23.53%) VMware
8 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
8 7 (20.59%) DNS
8 7 (20.59%) Office 365
9 6 (17.65%) DHCP
9 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
9 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 6 (17.65%) CRM
9 6 (17.65%) MS Office
9 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (17.65%) Japanese Language
10 5 (14.71%) Finance
10 5 (14.71%) ITIL
10 5 (14.71%) NAS
11 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (11.76%) Windows 10
11 4 (11.76%) HP
11 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management

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 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
1 6 (17.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Office 365
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) DNS
2 6 (17.65%) DHCP
2 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 5 (14.71%) NAS
4 3 (8.82%) ADSL
4 3 (8.82%) Firewall
4 3 (8.82%) Network Security
4 3 (8.82%) SSL
4 3 (8.82%) VPN
5 2 (5.88%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.88%) SAN
6 1 (2.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) DB2
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 6 (17.65%) Japanese Language
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Analyst
1 6 (17.65%) Applications Support
1 6 (17.65%) SharePoint Support
1 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
1 6 (17.65%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Exchange Support
3 3 (8.82%) Server Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Systems Support
3 3 (8.82%) Systems Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Deployment Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) IT Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) REST
1 1 (2.94%) SOAP
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) AS400
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) CMDB
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.94%) Fintech
2 1 (2.94%) iSeries
2 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows Server
2 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
4 8 (23.53%) Linux
4 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.76%) Windows 10
6 3 (8.82%) Mac OS X
7 2 (5.88%) Unix
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Migration
2 6 (17.65%) CRM
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.82%) Network Design
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.88%) Project Management
6 2 (5.88%) Server Building
6 2 (5.88%) Server Patching
6 2 (5.88%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.94%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (2.94%) High Availability
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.94%) Line Management
7 1 (2.94%) Project Governance
7 1 (2.94%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) SDLC
7 1 (2.94%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
2 8 (23.53%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
4 1 (2.94%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) Perl
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
4 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.88%) MCP
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) MCSA
3 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PMP
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) XenApp
3 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) vSphere
4 1 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.88%) PowerCLI
3 2 (5.88%) SCOM
4 1 (2.94%) SCSM
4 1 (2.94%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) VMware
3 4 (11.76%) HP
4 3 (8.82%) Apple
4 3 (8.82%) Citrix
4 3 (8.82%) Palo Alto
4 3 (8.82%) SonicWALL
4 3 (8.82%) Veeam
5 2 (5.88%) Dell
5 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.94%) F5
6 1 (2.94%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.94%) IBM
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) Symantec
6 1 (2.94%) Wyse