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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows 22 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 17.46% 23.36% 14.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.97% 86.21% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 13
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£400 £396 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +24.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £290 £308
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £26.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.95% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.37%
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
31 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 24.60% 27.10% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 15
Average daily rate £358 £384 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% +20.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £139 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 £26.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -13.04%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015, 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 27 (52.94%) Windows 7
2 24 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 23 (45.10%) MS Office
4 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
4 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (29.41%) MS Exchange
6 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
6 11 (21.57%) SCCM
7 10 (19.61%) ITIL
8 9 (17.65%) iPhone
8 9 (17.65%) iPad
9 8 (15.69%) Blackberry
9 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (13.73%) Mac OS X
10 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (13.73%) Windows XP
10 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (13.73%) VMware
11 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
11 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
11 6 (11.76%) Citrix
11 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (11.76%) Office 365
12 5 (9.80%) Software Deployment
12 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (9.80%) Project Management
12 5 (9.80%) LAN
12 5 (9.80%) Cisco
12 5 (9.80%) Finance
13 4 (7.84%) IBM

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 15 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (7.84%) Lync
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.96%) CICS
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.96%) IIS
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (45.10%) MS Office
2 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) LAN
2 3 (5.88%) SNMP
2 3 (5.88%) VPN
2 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.92%) DNS
3 2 (3.92%) WAN
3 2 (3.92%) DHCP
4 1 (1.96%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.96%) SAN
4 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MSI
1 1 (1.96%) InstallShield
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Online Betting
3 2 (3.92%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Publishing
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Analyst
2 11 (21.57%) Support Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (19.61%) Support Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) 1st Line Support
5 8 (15.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Desktop Support
6 5 (9.80%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Deskside Support
8 3 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
8 3 (5.88%) Administrator
8 3 (5.88%) Service Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Help Desk Advisor
9 2 (3.92%) Desktop Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.96%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) iPhone
1 9 (17.65%) iPad
2 8 (15.69%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.88%) CMDB
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) EPoS
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 27 (52.94%) Windows 7
2 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (13.73%) Mac OS X
3 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (13.73%) Windows XP
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.88%) Linux
5 3 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.96%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.96%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) ITIL
2 5 (9.80%) Software Deployment
2 5 (9.80%) Project Management
3 3 (5.88%) ITIL V3
3 3 (5.88%) Release Management
4 2 (3.92%) Service Management
4 2 (3.92%) CRM
5 1 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.96%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.96%) ERP
5 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.96%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (1.96%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (1.96%) Integration Testing
5 1 (1.96%) Data Architecture
5 1 (1.96%) Time Management
5 1 (1.96%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (1.96%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) PHP
1 1 (1.96%) SQL
1 1 (1.96%) VBScript
1 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (1.96%) PMP
3 1 (1.96%) MCP
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) MCDST
3 1 (1.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
1 3 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) P3O
2 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.88%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.92%) XenApp
4 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.96%) vSphere
5 1 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) SCCM
2 3 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (3.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) VMware
3 6 (11.76%) Citrix
4 5 (9.80%) Cisco
5 4 (7.84%) IBM
5 4 (7.84%) Meraki
5 4 (7.84%) Riverbed
5 4 (7.84%) SolarWinds
6 3 (5.88%) Symantec
7 2 (3.92%) HP
8 1 (1.96%) McAfee
8 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.96%) Apple
8 1 (1.96%) SAP
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle
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