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 29 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows 60 58 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 18.58% 23.48% 12.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.08% 82.86% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 29 17
Average daily rate
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£300 £175 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -56.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £105 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £345 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 9
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.00 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £15.73 £21.65
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
74 70 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 22.91% 28.34% 12.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 34 17
Average daily rate £300 £150 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -47.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £105 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £345 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 9
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £15.88 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 29 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 May 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 -7 36 £300 +25.00% 7
Lewes 0 19 £313 +150.00%
Eastbourne -1 1 - -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 40 (36.70%) Microsoft
2 33 (30.28%) VMware
3 28 (25.69%) Active Directory
4 26 (23.85%) SAN
5 24 (22.02%) Windows 7
6 22 (20.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (19.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (19.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (17.43%) Migration
8 19 (17.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (15.60%) SQL
10 16 (14.68%) ITIL
10 16 (14.68%) Citrix
10 16 (14.68%) MS Exchange
11 15 (13.76%) Cisco
11 15 (13.76%) Linux
11 15 (13.76%) Firewall
11 15 (13.76%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (13.76%) Data Centre
12 14 (12.84%) DNS
12 14 (12.84%) TCP/IP
13 13 (11.93%) Windows XP
13 13 (11.93%) Python
13 13 (11.93%) C++
13 13 (11.93%) SQL Server
13 13 (11.93%) Software Engineering
13 13 (11.93%) SCCM
14 12 (11.01%) VC++
14 12 (11.01%) Scrum
14 12 (11.01%) Automation Testing

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 16 (14.68%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (7.34%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.50%) IIS
4 5 (4.59%) Apache
4 5 (4.59%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.67%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (2.75%) SAS
6 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.83%) Lync
8 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.92%) CMS
8 1 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (10.09%) MS Office
2 7 (6.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) assyst
1 3 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (23.85%) SAN
2 15 (13.76%) Firewall
3 14 (12.84%) DNS
3 14 (12.84%) TCP/IP
4 8 (7.34%) LAN
4 8 (7.34%) WAN
5 7 (6.42%) DHCP
5 7 (6.42%) VPN
5 7 (6.42%) VoIP
5 7 (6.42%) iSCSI
6 6 (5.50%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (3.67%) VLAN
7 4 (3.67%) LDAP
8 3 (2.75%) NAS
9 2 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.83%) Extranet
9 2 (1.83%) MPLS
9 2 (1.83%) SSL
10 1 (0.92%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.92%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.92%) MySQL
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.92%) MSI
3 1 (0.92%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.92%) Subversion
3 1 (0.92%) Maven
3 1 (0.92%) Selenium
3 1 (0.92%) Trac
General
1 7 (6.42%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.92%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 25 (22.94%) Analyst
2 17 (15.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (11.01%) C++ Software Engineer
3 12 (11.01%) Software Engineer
4 10 (9.17%) Developer
5 8 (7.34%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (7.34%) Support Analyst
5 8 (7.34%) Service Analyst
6 7 (6.42%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (5.50%) Server Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Administrator
9 4 (3.67%) Wintel Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Help Desk Support
9 4 (3.67%) Help Desk Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.67%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (2.75%) Network Engineer
10 3 (2.75%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.59%) .NET
2 3 (2.75%) Web Services
3 2 (1.83%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.83%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (1.83%) WCF
3 2 (1.83%) jQuery
3 2 (1.83%) HTML5
3 2 (1.83%) Entity Framework
3 2 (1.83%) HTML
3 2 (1.83%) CSS
4 1 (0.92%) XSLT
4 1 (0.92%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.76%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.17%) Clustering
3 5 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.67%) EqualLogic
4 4 (3.67%) Replication
5 3 (2.75%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.75%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.83%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.92%) GIS
7 1 (0.92%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.92%) PDA
7 1 (0.92%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.02%) Windows 7
2 21 (19.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (19.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (17.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (13.76%) Linux
5 13 (11.93%) Windows XP
6 6 (5.50%) UNIX
7 5 (4.59%) Solaris
8 4 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.67%) SUSE
9 3 (2.75%) AIX
10 2 (1.83%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.43%) Migration
2 16 (14.68%) ITIL
3 15 (13.76%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (11.93%) Software Engineering
5 12 (11.01%) Scrum
5 12 (11.01%) Automation Testing
6 10 (9.17%) Capacity Management
7 8 (7.34%) Incident Management
7 8 (7.34%) Change Management
7 8 (7.34%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (6.42%) Patch Management
8 7 (6.42%) Validation
9 6 (5.50%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.59%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (3.67%) DevOps
11 4 (3.67%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (3.67%) Server Hardening
11 4 (3.67%) MSF
11 4 (3.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.60%) SQL
2 13 (11.93%) Python
2 13 (11.93%) C++
3 12 (11.01%) VC++
4 3 (2.75%) VB.NET
4 3 (2.75%) C#
5 2 (1.83%) VB6
5 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.83%) VB
6 1 (0.92%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.92%) Java
6 1 (0.92%) C
6 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (5.50%) Degree
1 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.59%) MCSE
3 4 (3.67%) SCSA
3 4 (3.67%) Sun Certification
4 3 (2.75%) CCNA
4 3 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.92%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.92%) DCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) Solvency II
System Software
1 28 (25.69%) Active Directory
2 22 (20.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.26%) vSphere
4 8 (7.34%) XenApp
5 5 (4.59%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (3.67%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.67%) Veritas File System
6 4 (3.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (2.75%) XenServer
8 2 (1.83%) vCloud
8 2 (1.83%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.92%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.92%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (11.93%) SCCM
2 3 (2.75%) Nessus
2 3 (2.75%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.83%) vMotion
3 2 (1.83%) Nagios
4 1 (0.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (36.70%) Microsoft
2 33 (30.28%) VMware
3 16 (14.68%) Citrix
4 15 (13.76%) Cisco
5 6 (5.50%) Red Hat
5 6 (5.50%) HP
5 6 (5.50%) Avaya
6 5 (4.59%) Dell
6 5 (4.59%) EMC
7 4 (3.67%) Veeam
7 4 (3.67%) IBM
7 4 (3.67%) Sun
7 4 (3.67%) Juniper
7 4 (3.67%) CommVault
7 4 (3.67%) Veritas
8 3 (2.75%) Remedy
8 3 (2.75%) McAfee
8 3 (2.75%) BT
8 3 (2.75%) Sitecore
8 3 (2.75%) Akamai
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