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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 60 65 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 18.93% 23.21% 14.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.08% 81.25% 91.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 11
Average daily rate
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£300 £225 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £110 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £350 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 10
Average hourly rate £16.75 £14.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% -30.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.40 £15.73 £22.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +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
74 80 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 23.34% 28.57% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 40 12
Average daily rate £300 £220 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -51.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £110 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £351 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 10
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £15.88 £22.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.38 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.90% -

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 27 April 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 33 £300 +20.00% 8
Lewes 0 21 £325 +160.00% 1
Eastbourne +1 2 £370 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 42 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 38 (35.19%) VMware
3 30 (27.78%) Active Directory
3 30 (27.78%) SAN
4 26 (24.07%) Windows 7
5 24 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (17.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (17.59%) SQL
9 18 (16.67%) Firewall
9 18 (16.67%) Migration
10 17 (15.74%) DNS
10 17 (15.74%) Cisco
10 17 (15.74%) TCP/IP
11 16 (14.81%) MS Exchange
12 15 (13.89%) Clustering
12 15 (13.89%) SCCM
13 14 (12.96%) MS Office
13 14 (12.96%) Linux
14 13 (12.04%) ITIL
14 13 (12.04%) HP
15 12 (11.11%) VPN
15 12 (11.11%) Citrix
15 12 (11.11%) MS Excel
15 12 (11.11%) SQL Server
16 11 (10.19%) Juniper
16 11 (10.19%) WAN
16 11 (10.19%) LAN
16 11 (10.19%) Agile Software Development

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 9 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.56%) IIS
4 6 (5.56%) Apache
4 6 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.63%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.78%) SAS
8 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.85%) Lync
9 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.93%) CMS
9 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (12.96%) MS Office
2 12 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) assyst
1 3 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (27.78%) SAN
2 18 (16.67%) Firewall
3 17 (15.74%) DNS
3 17 (15.74%) TCP/IP
4 12 (11.11%) VPN
5 11 (10.19%) WAN
5 11 (10.19%) LAN
6 9 (8.33%) LDAP
6 9 (8.33%) DHCP
7 8 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (6.48%) VoIP
9 6 (5.56%) VLAN
10 5 (4.63%) iSCSI
10 5 (4.63%) SSL
11 4 (3.70%) MPLS
12 3 (2.78%) OSPF
12 3 (2.78%) BGP
12 3 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (2.78%) NAS
13 2 (1.85%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.93%) Trac
3 1 (0.93%) MSI
3 1 (0.93%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.93%) Subversion
3 1 (0.93%) Maven
3 1 (0.93%) Selenium
General
1 6 (5.56%) Finance
2 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (23.15%) Analyst
2 20 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (10.19%) Support Analyst
4 9 (8.33%) Developer
5 8 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 8 (7.41%) Service Analyst
5 8 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (6.48%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
7 6 (5.56%) Server Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (4.63%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (4.63%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (4.63%) IT Support
9 4 (3.70%) Wintel Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.63%) .NET
2 3 (2.78%) Web Services
3 2 (1.85%) CSS
3 2 (1.85%) WCF
3 2 (1.85%) jQuery
3 2 (1.85%) HTML5
3 2 (1.85%) Entity Framework
3 2 (1.85%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (1.85%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.85%) HTML
4 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.93%) XSLT
4 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) Clustering
2 7 (6.48%) Replication
3 4 (3.70%) PKI
4 3 (2.78%) GIS
4 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.85%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.85%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.93%) User Experience
6 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) NHS
6 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.93%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.07%) Windows 7
2 24 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (17.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (12.96%) Linux
6 10 (9.26%) Windows XP
7 6 (5.56%) UNIX
7 6 (5.56%) SUSE
8 5 (4.63%) Solaris
8 5 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.78%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.78%) AIX
10 2 (1.85%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.67%) Migration
2 13 (12.04%) ITIL
3 11 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 9 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 8 (7.41%) Automation Testing
5 8 (7.41%) Scrum
6 7 (6.48%) Change Management
7 6 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 6 (5.56%) Validation
7 6 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (4.63%) Incident Management
8 5 (4.63%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (3.70%) Business Continuity
9 4 (3.70%) Project Management
9 4 (3.70%) CRM
9 4 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (3.70%) MSF
9 4 (3.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.59%) SQL
2 9 (8.33%) Python
3 8 (7.41%) VC++
3 8 (7.41%) C++
4 3 (2.78%) C#
4 3 (2.78%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.85%) VB
5 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.85%) VB6
6 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.93%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) MCSE
1 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.63%) Degree
3 4 (3.70%) Sun Certification
3 4 (3.70%) SCSA
4 3 (2.78%) CCNA
4 3 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.93%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) DCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) Solvency II
System Software
1 30 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 22 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.33%) vSphere
4 5 (4.63%) Veritas File System
4 5 (4.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (4.63%) XenApp
5 4 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.85%) XenServer
6 2 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.85%) vCloud
7 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.93%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (13.89%) SCCM
2 3 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (2.78%) Nessus
3 2 (1.85%) Nagios
3 2 (1.85%) vMotion
4 1 (0.93%) ZENworks
4 1 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 38 (35.19%) VMware
3 17 (15.74%) Cisco
4 13 (12.04%) HP
5 12 (11.11%) Citrix
6 11 (10.19%) Juniper
7 6 (5.56%) Avaya
7 6 (5.56%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.63%) EMC
8 5 (4.63%) Veritas
8 5 (4.63%) IBM
8 5 (4.63%) McAfee
8 5 (4.63%) BT
9 4 (3.70%) 3PAR
9 4 (3.70%) Sun
10 3 (2.78%) Dell
10 3 (2.78%) ForgeRock
10 3 (2.78%) Sitecore
10 3 (2.78%) Remedy
10 3 (2.78%) Akamai
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