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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 15 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows 23 38 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 9.43% 12.34% 17.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.94% 65.52% 74.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 33
Median daily rate £338 £275 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -7.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £140 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £375 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 6
Median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% -15.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £9.90 £13.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £29.28 £35.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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
49 58 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 20.08% 18.83% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 29 41
Median daily rate £325 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £140 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £363 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £25.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -26.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £10.00 £15.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £26.60 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +1 18 £338 +22.72% 10
Eastbourne +4 1 - - 2
Lewes 0 1 £513 +72.26% 1
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 17 (43.59%) C#
2 14 (35.90%) .NET
3 13 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 12 (30.77%) SQL
5 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
6 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
6 8 (20.51%) SOA
6 8 (20.51%) Automated Testing
6 8 (20.51%) Manual Testing
6 8 (20.51%) Windows 7
7 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (17.95%) MS Office
7 7 (17.95%) C
7 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
7 7 (17.95%) Citrix
8 5 (12.82%) Windows XP
8 5 (12.82%) C++
8 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
8 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
8 5 (12.82%) VMware
9 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (10.26%) VB6
9 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (10.26%) XML
9 4 (10.26%) VC++
9 4 (10.26%) VB
9 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
9 4 (10.26%) DB2
9 4 (10.26%) Oracle

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 2 (5.13%) IIS
1 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Office
2 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.69%) SaaS
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) DHCP
1 3 (7.69%) DNS
1 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) SAN
2 1 (2.56%) VoIP
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) DB2
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) CppUnit
2 1 (2.56%) JMeter
2 1 (2.56%) JUnit
2 1 (2.56%) NUnit
2 1 (2.56%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (2.56%) Advertising
1 1 (2.56%) Back Office
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
1 1 (2.56%) Games
1 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Support Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Test Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) IT Support
5 4 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support
7 2 (5.13%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.13%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) .NET
2 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (10.26%) XML
4 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.56%) CSS
5 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.56%) HTML
5 1 (2.56%) HTML5
5 1 (2.56%) jQuery
5 1 (2.56%) NHibernate
5 1 (2.56%) RESTful
5 1 (2.56%) Web Services
5 1 (2.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) iPad
3 1 (2.56%) iPhone
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 8 (20.51%) Windows 7
3 5 (12.82%) Windows XP
4 4 (10.26%) Windows 8
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Automated Testing
1 8 (20.51%) Manual Testing
1 8 (20.51%) SOA
2 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (10.26%) Multithreading
3 3 (7.69%) DevOps
4 2 (5.13%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.13%) MVC
4 2 (5.13%) Scrum
5 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.56%) Code Coverage
5 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.56%) Migration
5 1 (2.56%) TDD
5 1 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.56%) Validation
5 1 (2.56%) Web Development
5 1 (2.56%) Workflow
5 1 (2.56%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) C#
2 12 (30.77%) SQL
3 7 (17.95%) C
4 5 (12.82%) C++
4 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
5 4 (10.26%) VB
5 4 (10.26%) VB6
5 4 (10.26%) VC++
6 2 (5.13%) Java
7 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.56%) Perl
7 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.56%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby
7 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) A+ Certification
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Fortify
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) Citrix
3 5 (12.82%) VMware
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle
5 2 (5.13%) Novell
6 1 (2.56%) Coverity
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.56%) Remedy
6 1 (2.56%) Veracode
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