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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 36 64 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 10.20% 19.81% 22.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.73% 82.05% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 30 35
Median daily rate £395 £300 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.66% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £218 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £433 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 14
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £31.20 £15.76
UK excluding London median 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
67 78 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 18.98% 24.15% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 40 40
Median daily rate £338 £300 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +34.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £147 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 14
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £40.00 £15.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Brighton -7 21 £488 +62.50% 6
Lewes -3 3 £325 -
Eastbourne -1 1 - -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 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.

1 43 (54.43%) Active Directory
2 32 (40.51%) Microsoft
2 32 (40.51%) Windows 7
2 32 (40.51%) Windows Server
3 25 (31.65%) VMware
4 23 (29.11%) Finance
5 22 (27.85%) MS Office
6 20 (25.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (24.05%) TCP/IP
8 18 (22.78%) MS Exchange
9 17 (21.52%) HP
10 16 (20.25%) Windows XP
10 16 (20.25%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (18.99%) Mentoring
11 15 (18.99%) Blackberry
12 14 (17.72%) LAN
12 14 (17.72%) WAN
12 14 (17.72%) Wireless
12 14 (17.72%) AS400
12 14 (17.72%) Coaching
12 14 (17.72%) Mimecast
12 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (16.46%) SQL
13 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (15.19%) SAN
15 11 (13.92%) Avaya
15 11 (13.92%) Citrix
16 10 (12.66%) Cisco
16 10 (12.66%) C
16 10 (12.66%) MCP

Windows
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 18 (22.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (27.85%) MS Office
2 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.27%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.72%) Mimecast
2 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.86%) SaaS
4 1 (1.27%) IaaS
4 1 (1.27%) Office 365
4 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.05%) TCP/IP
2 14 (17.72%) LAN
2 14 (17.72%) WAN
2 14 (17.72%) Wireless
3 12 (15.19%) SAN
4 10 (12.66%) Firewall
5 8 (10.13%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (6.33%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (5.06%) NAS
8 3 (3.80%) DHCP
8 3 (3.80%) DNS
8 3 (3.80%) VLAN
8 3 (3.80%) VoIP
9 2 (2.53%) VPN
10 1 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.27%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.27%) DB2
3 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.27%) MySQL
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.27%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.27%) MSI
2 1 (1.27%) MSTest
2 1 (1.27%) Selenium
2 1 (1.27%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (29.11%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Legal
3 1 (1.27%) Electronics
3 1 (1.27%) Local Government
3 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (35.44%) Analyst
2 18 (22.78%) Service Analyst
2 18 (22.78%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (15.19%) Administrator
4 11 (13.92%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (12.66%) Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Windows Administrator
6 8 (10.13%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 7 (8.86%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Applications Support
8 5 (6.33%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Consultant
8 5 (6.33%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Citrix Consultant
9 4 (5.06%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Senior Support Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Server Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Server Support
9 4 (5.06%) Server Support Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) .NET
2 3 (3.80%) HTML
2 3 (3.80%) HTML5
3 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.53%) CSS
3 2 (2.53%) Entity Framework
3 2 (2.53%) WCF
4 1 (1.27%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.27%) AutoMapper
4 1 (1.27%) COM+
4 1 (1.27%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.27%) jQuery
4 1 (1.27%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.27%) Qt
4 1 (1.27%) RESTful
4 1 (1.27%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.27%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (1.27%) WinForms
4 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Blackberry
2 14 (17.72%) AS400
3 9 (11.39%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.06%) PKI
5 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.80%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.80%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.53%) Clustering
6 2 (2.53%) iPad
6 2 (2.53%) iPhone
6 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.27%) CMDB
7 1 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.27%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.27%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 32 (40.51%) Windows 7
1 32 (40.51%) Windows Server
2 20 (25.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (20.25%) Windows XP
4 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.06%) Linux
7 3 (3.80%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.99%) Mentoring
2 14 (17.72%) Coaching
3 7 (8.86%) High Availability
3 7 (8.86%) ITIL
4 6 (7.59%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (5.06%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (3.80%) CRM
6 3 (3.80%) Migration
6 3 (3.80%) Test Automation
7 2 (2.53%) Document Management
7 2 (2.53%) ERP
7 2 (2.53%) MVC
7 2 (2.53%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (2.53%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.53%) OO
7 2 (2.53%) Resource Management
7 2 (2.53%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.53%) TDD
7 2 (2.53%) Time Management
8 1 (1.27%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.46%) SQL
2 10 (12.66%) C
3 8 (10.13%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.06%) C#
5 2 (2.53%) C++
5 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.53%) VB
5 2 (2.53%) VB6
6 1 (1.27%) DCL
6 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.27%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) MCP
2 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (3.80%) MCSE
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.53%) CCNA
4 2 (2.53%) CCNP
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.27%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.27%) MCSA
5 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (54.43%) Active Directory
2 16 (20.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.39%) vCloud
4 8 (10.13%) vSphere
5 6 (7.59%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (6.33%) XenApp
6 5 (6.33%) XenDesktop
7 4 (5.06%) XenServer
8 2 (2.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (2.53%) Terminal Server
8 2 (2.53%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (11.39%) Backup Exec
1 9 (11.39%) HP SIM
1 9 (11.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 8 (10.13%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (5.06%) EdgeSight
4 3 (3.80%) vMotion
5 2 (2.53%) BMC Marimba
5 2 (2.53%) SCCM
6 1 (1.27%) Ansible
6 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.27%) Puppet
6 1 (1.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 32 (40.51%) Microsoft
2 25 (31.65%) VMware
3 17 (21.52%) HP
4 11 (13.92%) Avaya
4 11 (13.92%) Citrix
5 10 (12.66%) Cisco
6 9 (11.39%) Becrypt
6 9 (11.39%) IBM
6 9 (11.39%) Symantec
7 8 (10.13%) EMC
7 8 (10.13%) Palo Alto
8 4 (5.06%) Sybase
8 4 (5.06%) Wyse
9 2 (2.53%) Acronis
9 2 (2.53%) Dell
9 2 (2.53%) Google
9 2 (2.53%) JD Edwards
9 2 (2.53%) MuleSoft
9 2 (2.53%) Oracle