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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 4 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows 60 70 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 15.38% 16.67% 9.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 89.55% 74.47% 71.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 35 7
Average daily rate
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£310 £240 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £106 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £396 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 13
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.73 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.78% +16.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.27% +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
67 94 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 17.18% 22.38% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 45 13
Average daily rate £325 £245 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.78% -24.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £110 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £396 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 14
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.73 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.78% +16.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 2 September 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
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 2 September 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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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 0 47 £325 +35.41% 9
Lewes +10 8 £300 +9.09%
Hove 0 3 £318 -19.82% 2
Hastings - 1 £135 - 1
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 58 (49.15%) Active Directory
2 55 (46.61%) VMware
3 48 (40.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (36.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 40 (33.90%) Microsoft
5 40 (33.90%) SAN
6 34 (28.81%) SQL Server
7 31 (26.27%) Windows 7
8 29 (24.58%) MS Exchange
9 27 (22.88%) Exchange Server 2010
10 25 (21.19%) SQL
11 24 (20.34%) IIS
11 24 (20.34%) SharePoint
12 23 (19.49%) Citrix
13 22 (18.64%) DNS
13 22 (18.64%) Finance
13 22 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (16.10%) DHCP
14 19 (16.10%) TCP/IP
15 18 (15.25%) LAN
15 18 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2007
16 16 (13.56%) Fibre Channel
17 15 (12.71%) SCCM
17 15 (12.71%) Windows XP
17 15 (12.71%) ITIL
18 14 (11.86%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (11.86%) VLAN
18 14 (11.86%) Data Centre
19 13 (11.02%) IaaS
19 13 (11.02%) Agile Software Development

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 29 (24.58%) MS Exchange
2 27 (22.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (20.34%) SharePoint
3 24 (20.34%) IIS
4 18 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.69%) Lync
7 1 (0.85%) Apache
7 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (10.17%) MS Office
2 10 (8.47%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (11.02%) IaaS
2 12 (10.17%) SaaS
2 12 (10.17%) PaaS
3 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (33.90%) SAN
2 22 (18.64%) DNS
3 19 (16.10%) TCP/IP
3 19 (16.10%) DHCP
4 18 (15.25%) LAN
5 16 (13.56%) Fibre Channel
6 14 (11.86%) VLAN
7 12 (10.17%) NAS
7 12 (10.17%) Firewall
8 10 (8.47%) WLAN
9 8 (6.78%) WAN
10 6 (5.08%) VPN
11 5 (4.24%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (3.39%) iSCSI
13 2 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.69%) Wireless
13 2 (1.69%) Ethernet
14 1 (0.85%) VoIP
14 1 (0.85%) ADSL
14 1 (0.85%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (28.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.85%) MySQL
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (2.54%) TeamCity
1 3 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.69%) MSI
2 2 (1.69%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.69%) Selenium
3 1 (0.85%) Firebug
3 1 (0.85%) TestNG
3 1 (0.85%) IntelliJ
3 1 (0.85%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.85%) Subversion
3 1 (0.85%) Maven
3 1 (0.85%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.85%) JIRA
3 1 (0.85%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (18.64%) Finance
2 3 (2.54%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.69%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (22.03%) Analyst
2 14 (11.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (9.32%) Service Analyst
3 11 (9.32%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (8.47%) Software Engineer
5 9 (7.63%) 1st Line Support
5 9 (7.63%) C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (6.78%) Server Engineer
6 8 (6.78%) Administrator
7 7 (5.93%) Developer
8 6 (5.08%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) Storage Engineer
9 5 (4.24%) Senior Storage Engineer
9 5 (4.24%) Senior Server Engineer
9 5 (4.24%) Help Desk Support
9 5 (4.24%) Help Desk Analyst
9 5 (4.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 4 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.39%) Desktop Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.08%) .NET
2 3 (2.54%) CSS
2 3 (2.54%) .NET Framework
2 3 (2.54%) Entity Framework
2 3 (2.54%) WCF
3 2 (1.69%) jQuery
3 2 (1.69%) HTML5
3 2 (1.69%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (1.69%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.69%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.69%) HTML
3 2 (1.69%) COM+
4 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.85%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.85%) WinForms
4 1 (0.85%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.86%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.24%) Fat Client
3 5 (4.24%) Thin Client
4 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.39%) Replication
4 4 (3.39%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.69%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.69%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.85%) Handset
6 1 (0.85%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.85%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.85%) PKI
6 1 (0.85%) PDA
6 1 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.85%) CMDB
6 1 (0.85%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (40.68%) Windows Server 2008
2 31 (26.27%) Windows 7
3 22 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (12.71%) Windows XP
5 14 (11.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (6.78%) Linux
7 3 (2.54%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.54%) UNIX
8 2 (1.69%) Solaris
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.85%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (12.71%) ITIL
2 13 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (11.02%) Migration
3 10 (8.47%) Software Engineering
3 10 (8.47%) Service Delivery
4 9 (7.63%) Scrum
4 9 (7.63%) Automation Testing
5 8 (6.78%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (6.78%) Change Control
6 7 (5.93%) Incident Management
7 6 (5.08%) Change Management
7 6 (5.08%) Patch Management
8 5 (4.24%) Capacity Management
8 5 (4.24%) Service Management
9 4 (3.39%) Process Management
9 4 (3.39%) Validation
9 4 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (3.39%) SIEM
9 4 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (21.19%) SQL
2 12 (10.17%) C++
3 10 (8.47%) Python
4 9 (7.63%) VC++
5 6 (5.08%) C#
6 5 (4.24%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.24%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.54%) VB
7 3 (2.54%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.69%) C
8 2 (1.69%) Java
8 2 (1.69%) VB6
9 1 (0.85%) VBA
9 1 (0.85%) VBScript
9 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (7.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.54%) MCSE
3 3 (2.54%) Degree
3 3 (2.54%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.69%) MCP
5 1 (0.85%) DCSE
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.85%) MCSA
5 1 (0.85%) CCNA
5 1 (0.85%) ISEB
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.85%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.85%) MCTS
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.85%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) Solvency II
System Software
1 58 (49.15%) Active Directory
2 43 (36.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (10.17%) vCloud
4 11 (9.32%) XenApp
5 8 (6.78%) vSphere
6 7 (5.93%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (4.24%) XenDesktop
8 4 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.69%) XenServer
10 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.85%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 15 (12.71%) SCCM
2 12 (10.17%) vMotion
3 8 (6.78%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (2.54%) Nessus
5 2 (1.69%) NetCrunch
6 1 (0.85%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.85%) WSUS
6 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 55 (46.61%) VMware
2 40 (33.90%) Microsoft
3 23 (19.49%) Citrix
4 12 (10.17%) Cisco
4 12 (10.17%) EMC
5 7 (5.93%) Veeam
5 7 (5.93%) Dell
6 5 (4.24%) CommVault
7 4 (3.39%) HP
7 4 (3.39%) Oracle
8 3 (2.54%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.69%) Symantec
9 2 (1.69%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.69%) BT
9 2 (1.69%) Juniper
9 2 (1.69%) Splunk
9 2 (1.69%) AirMagnet
10 1 (0.85%) SAP
10 1 (0.85%) Wyse
10 1 (0.85%) ProCurve
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