The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 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 over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 3 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows 58 69 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 15.38% 19.33% 12.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 82.86% 80.23% 80.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 35 12
Average daily rate
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£325 £225 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -32.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £100 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £396 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 18
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £14.04 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.57 £15.88 £18.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
Windows
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
70 86 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 18.57% 24.09% 15.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 18
Average daily rate £325 £150 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £100 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £396 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 18
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.74 £15.88 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Windows
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 within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
Brighton -4 45 £325 +36.84% 9
Lewes +10 10 £325 +202.32% 1
Hove -1 1 - -
Hastings - 1 £135 - 1
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 55 (44.72%) Active Directory
2 52 (42.28%) VMware
3 45 (36.59%) Microsoft
4 43 (34.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 39 (31.71%) SAN
7 32 (26.02%) Windows 7
8 29 (23.58%) MS Exchange
9 27 (21.95%) SQL Server
10 26 (21.14%) Exchange Server 2010
11 25 (20.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (20.33%) SQL
12 23 (18.70%) Citrix
13 22 (17.89%) Migration
14 21 (17.07%) DNS
15 19 (15.45%) SharePoint
15 19 (15.45%) Windows Server 2003
16 18 (14.63%) Finance
16 18 (14.63%) DHCP
16 18 (14.63%) TCP/IP
16 18 (14.63%) LAN
16 18 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
17 17 (13.82%) IIS
18 16 (13.01%) Fibre Channel
19 15 (12.20%) SCCM
19 15 (12.20%) Data Centre
19 15 (12.20%) VLAN
20 14 (11.38%) MS Office
20 14 (11.38%) ITIL
20 14 (11.38%) Windows XP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 29 (23.58%) MS Exchange
2 26 (21.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (15.45%) SharePoint
4 18 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (13.82%) IIS
6 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.44%) Lync
8 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.81%) Apache
8 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (11.38%) MS Office
2 11 (8.94%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (10.57%) IaaS
2 12 (9.76%) SaaS
2 12 (9.76%) PaaS
3 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (31.71%) SAN
2 21 (17.07%) DNS
3 18 (14.63%) LAN
3 18 (14.63%) DHCP
3 18 (14.63%) TCP/IP
4 16 (13.01%) Fibre Channel
5 15 (12.20%) VLAN
6 12 (9.76%) NAS
7 11 (8.94%) Firewall
8 10 (8.13%) WLAN
9 8 (6.50%) WAN
10 7 (5.69%) VPN
11 4 (3.25%) iSCSI
12 3 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.63%) VoIP
13 2 (1.63%) Wireless
13 2 (1.63%) MPLS
14 1 (0.81%) OSPF
14 1 (0.81%) BGP
14 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.63%) MSI
1 2 (1.63%) Maven
1 2 (1.63%) Selenium
1 2 (1.63%) Eclipse
1 2 (1.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.81%) IntelliJ
2 1 (0.81%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.81%) Firebug
2 1 (0.81%) TestNG
2 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.81%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (14.63%) Finance
2 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.81%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (26.02%) Analyst
2 16 (13.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (9.76%) Service Analyst
3 12 (9.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (8.13%) Developer
5 9 (7.32%) Software Engineer
5 9 (7.32%) 1st Line Support
5 9 (7.32%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (5.69%) Server Engineer
6 7 (5.69%) Administrator
7 6 (4.88%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) Storage Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) Senior Storage Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) Help Desk Analyst
8 5 (4.07%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (4.07%) Senior Server Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (4.07%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (3.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (3.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.44%) HTML
1 3 (2.44%) CSS
1 3 (2.44%) WCF
1 3 (2.44%) jQuery
1 3 (2.44%) HTML5
1 3 (2.44%) Entity Framework
1 3 (2.44%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (2.44%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.63%) .NET
2 2 (1.63%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.81%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.81%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.20%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.07%) Fat Client
3 5 (4.07%) Thin Client
4 4 (3.25%) Replication
4 4 (3.25%) EqualLogic
5 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.44%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.63%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.81%) CMDB
7 1 (0.81%) User Experience
7 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.81%) GIS
7 1 (0.81%) Clustering
7 1 (0.81%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.81%) PKI
7 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.81%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 43 (34.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 32 (26.02%) Windows 7
3 25 (20.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (15.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (11.38%) Windows XP
6 8 (6.50%) Linux
7 4 (3.25%) UNIX
8 2 (1.63%) Solaris
8 2 (1.63%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.81%) SUSE
9 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.81%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.89%) Migration
2 14 (11.38%) ITIL
3 13 (10.57%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (9.76%) Service Delivery
5 9 (7.32%) Scrum
5 9 (7.32%) Software Engineering
5 9 (7.32%) Automation Testing
5 9 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (6.50%) Incident Management
7 7 (5.69%) Capacity Management
7 7 (5.69%) Patch Management
8 5 (4.07%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (4.07%) Change Control
8 5 (4.07%) Change Management
8 5 (4.07%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.25%) Service Management
9 4 (3.25%) Process Management
9 4 (3.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (3.25%) Validation
9 4 (3.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (20.33%) SQL
2 11 (8.94%) C++
3 9 (7.32%) VC++
3 9 (7.32%) Python
4 4 (3.25%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.25%) VB
5 3 (2.44%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.44%) Java
5 3 (2.44%) C#
5 3 (2.44%) VB6
6 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.63%) C
7 1 (0.81%) VBScript
7 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (2.44%) MCSE
3 3 (2.44%) Degree
3 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) DCSE
4 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.81%) MCP
4 1 (0.81%) MCSA
4 1 (0.81%) CCNA
4 1 (0.81%) ISEB
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.81%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) SLA
1 1 (0.81%) Solvency II
System Software
1 55 (44.72%) Active Directory
2 41 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.76%) XenApp
3 12 (9.76%) vCloud
4 10 (8.13%) vSphere
5 7 (5.69%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (4.07%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.25%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.63%) XenServer
9 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.81%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.81%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 15 (12.20%) SCCM
2 12 (9.76%) vMotion
3 6 (4.88%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (2.44%) Nessus
5 1 (0.81%) WSUS
5 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.81%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 52 (42.28%) VMware
2 45 (36.59%) Microsoft
3 23 (18.70%) Citrix
4 12 (9.76%) Cisco
5 10 (8.13%) EMC
6 7 (5.69%) Dell
6 7 (5.69%) Veeam
7 5 (4.07%) CommVault
8 3 (2.44%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.44%) BT
8 3 (2.44%) HP
8 3 (2.44%) Oracle
9 2 (1.63%) Symantec
9 2 (1.63%) Juniper
9 2 (1.63%) AirMagnet
10 1 (0.81%) ProCurve
10 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.81%) McAfee
10 1 (0.81%) Wyse
10 1 (0.81%) SAP
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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