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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 35 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.44% - 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.26% - 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £360 - £150
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £188 £235
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -20.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.51%
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
39 80 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 14.08% 21.62% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 52 33
Median daily rate £345 £325 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +116.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £140 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £360 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 10
Median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +26.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Eastbourne - 2 £345 -
Brighton - 1 £375 - 2
Lewes - 1 £413 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (25.00%) PKI
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) IPsec
4 1 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) DMZ
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Novell
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) VMware