The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.70% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.16% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£213 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £325 £280
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 -
% change year-on-year
-39.13% -
Windows 8
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
95 48 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 22.14% 17.02% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 16 18
Average daily rate £240 £294 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.29% -16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 13
Average hourly rate £15.88 £13.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.59% -20.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £16.20 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.85 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.95% -6.76%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Windows 8
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 8 across the East Sussex region.

Windows 8 Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Windows 8
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 across the East Sussex region.

Windows 8 Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Windows 8
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Uckfield - 1 £275 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 15 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing Windows 8 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 8.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) PMP
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing Windows 8 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 8. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Deployment Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft