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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 12 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 34 65 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.41% 19.29% 22.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.67% 81.25% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 32 29
Median daily rate £363 £300 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £158 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 15
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.46% +11.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
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
60 80 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 20.13% 23.74% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 40 34
Median daily rate £363 £300 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +84.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £140 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 15
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 29 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
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 29 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 -12 14 £488 +62.50% 11
Lewes 0 6 £306 -2.00% 2
Eastbourne +2 3 £125 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 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 (58.11%) Active Directory
2 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 32 (43.24%) Windows Server
3 30 (40.54%) Windows 7
4 23 (31.08%) MS Office
5 21 (28.38%) VMware
6 20 (27.03%) Finance
7 19 (25.68%) LAN
7 19 (25.68%) TCP/IP
8 18 (24.32%) Windows XP
9 17 (22.97%) MS Exchange
9 17 (22.97%) WAN
10 15 (20.27%) HP
10 15 (20.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (17.57%) Mentoring
12 13 (17.57%) Citrix
12 13 (17.57%) Blackberry
12 13 (17.57%) ITIL
13 12 (16.22%) Wireless
13 12 (16.22%) AS400
13 12 (16.22%) Coaching
13 12 (16.22%) Mimecast
14 11 (14.86%) SQL
14 11 (14.86%) Avaya
15 10 (13.51%) SAN
15 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (13.51%) MCP
15 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (12.16%) Becrypt

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 17 (22.97%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (31.08%) MS Office
2 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.22%) Mimecast
2 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (9.46%) SaaS
4 2 (2.70%) Office 365
5 1 (1.35%) IaaS
5 1 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.68%) LAN
1 19 (25.68%) TCP/IP
2 17 (22.97%) WAN
3 12 (16.22%) Wireless
4 10 (13.51%) SAN
5 8 (10.81%) Firewall
6 6 (8.11%) DNS
7 5 (6.76%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (6.76%) DHCP
8 4 (5.41%) NAS
8 4 (5.41%) VLAN
9 3 (4.05%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (4.05%) VoIP
9 3 (4.05%) VPN
10 1 (1.35%) DMZ
10 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.35%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.35%) MPLS
10 1 (1.35%) Network Security
10 1 (1.35%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.35%) MySQL
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.35%) Jasmine
1 1 (1.35%) MSI
1 1 (1.35%) MSTest
1 1 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.35%) Selenium
1 1 (1.35%) SpecFlow
1 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (27.03%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Legal
3 1 (1.35%) Electronics
3 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (35.14%) Analyst
2 16 (21.62%) Service Analyst
2 16 (21.62%) Service Desk Analyst
3 13 (17.57%) Administrator
4 12 (16.22%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (12.16%) Windows Administrator
5 9 (12.16%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 7 (9.46%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Applications Support
8 5 (6.76%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (6.76%) Consultant
8 5 (6.76%) Server Support
8 5 (6.76%) Windows Server Support
9 4 (5.41%) Citrix Expert
9 4 (5.41%) Citrix Subject Matter Expert
9 4 (5.41%) Senior Applications Support
9 4 (5.41%) SQL Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) SQL Support Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) .NET
2 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.35%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.35%) AutoMapper
2 1 (1.35%) COM+
2 1 (1.35%) CSS
2 1 (1.35%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.35%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.35%) HTML
2 1 (1.35%) HTML5
2 1 (1.35%) jQuery
2 1 (1.35%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (1.35%) RESTful
2 1 (1.35%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.35%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (1.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Blackberry
2 12 (16.22%) AS400
3 9 (12.16%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.76%) PKI
5 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.05%) Fat Client
5 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.05%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.70%) Clustering
6 2 (2.70%) iPad
6 2 (2.70%) iPhone
7 1 (1.35%) CMDB
7 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.35%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 32 (43.24%) Windows Server
2 30 (40.54%) Windows 7
3 18 (24.32%) Windows XP
4 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.11%) Linux
7 4 (5.41%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.35%) VMS
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.57%) ITIL
1 13 (17.57%) Mentoring
2 12 (16.22%) Coaching
3 5 (6.76%) High Availability
4 4 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (4.05%) CRM
5 3 (4.05%) Migration
5 3 (4.05%) Time Management
6 2 (2.70%) Document Management
6 2 (2.70%) ERP
6 2 (2.70%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.70%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.35%) Application Discovery
7 1 (1.35%) Change Control
7 1 (1.35%) DevOps
7 1 (1.35%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 1 (1.35%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.86%) SQL
2 9 (12.16%) C
3 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.35%) C#
4 1 (1.35%) DCL
4 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.35%) VB
4 1 (1.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) MCP
2 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.05%) MCSE
4 3 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.70%) CCNA
5 2 (2.70%) CCNP
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.35%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (58.11%) Active Directory
2 15 (20.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (6.76%) vCloud
4 5 (6.76%) vSphere
4 5 (6.76%) XenApp
4 5 (6.76%) XenDesktop
5 4 (5.41%) XenServer
6 2 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (2.70%) Terminal Server
6 2 (2.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) Backup Exec
1 9 (12.16%) HP SIM
1 9 (12.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (6.76%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (5.41%) EdgeSight
4 3 (4.05%) vMotion
5 2 (2.70%) BMC Marimba
5 2 (2.70%) SCCM
6 1 (1.35%) Ansible
6 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.35%) Puppet
6 1 (1.35%) Salt
6 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 21 (28.38%) VMware
3 15 (20.27%) HP
4 13 (17.57%) Citrix
5 11 (14.86%) Avaya
6 9 (12.16%) Becrypt
6 9 (12.16%) Cisco
6 9 (12.16%) IBM
6 9 (12.16%) Symantec
7 6 (8.11%) Palo Alto
8 5 (6.76%) EMC
9 4 (5.41%) Sybase
9 4 (5.41%) Wyse
10 2 (2.70%) Acronis
10 2 (2.70%) Apple
10 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.70%) Dell
10 2 (2.70%) Google
10 2 (2.70%) JD Edwards
10 2 (2.70%) Oracle