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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows 48 58 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 14.29% 19.14% 13.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 81.69% 88.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 17
Average daily rate
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£370 £300 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -22.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £108 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £379 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £290 £308
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 1
Average hourly rate £34.00 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.37%
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
64 71 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 19.05% 23.43% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 18
Average daily rate £365 £300 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -22.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £110 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 1
Average hourly rate £37.63 £14.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+164.03% +1.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -13.04%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -11 29 £360 +10.34% 11
Lewes +3 5 £375 +15.38% 2
Eastbourne +1 5 - -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 4 - -
Hove - - - - 1
Uckfield - - - -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 35 (31.82%) Windows 7
2 34 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 34 (30.91%) Active Directory
3 33 (30.00%) VMware
4 28 (25.45%) SAN
5 26 (23.64%) SQL
6 23 (20.91%) .NET
7 22 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 22 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 20 (18.18%) ITIL
9 19 (17.27%) TCP/IP
9 19 (17.27%) Cisco
9 19 (17.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (16.36%) Firewall
10 18 (16.36%) DNS
10 18 (16.36%) MS Exchange
11 16 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (14.55%) Clustering
12 15 (13.64%) SCCM
12 15 (13.64%) HP
12 15 (13.64%) Windows XP
12 15 (13.64%) C#
13 14 (12.73%) MS Office
13 14 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (12.73%) WinForms
14 13 (11.82%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (11.82%) Juniper
15 12 (10.91%) DHCP
15 12 (10.91%) Linux
16 11 (10.00%) C++

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 18 (16.36%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.36%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.55%) Apache
3 5 (4.55%) SAS
3 5 (4.55%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.64%) IIS
5 1 (0.91%) CMS
5 1 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.91%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.73%) MS Office
3 2 (1.82%) DOC1
4 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.73%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.45%) SAN
2 19 (17.27%) TCP/IP
3 18 (16.36%) Firewall
3 18 (16.36%) DNS
4 12 (10.91%) DHCP
5 10 (9.09%) VoIP
6 9 (8.18%) LDAP
7 7 (6.36%) WAN
7 7 (6.36%) LAN
7 7 (6.36%) VPN
7 7 (6.36%) VLAN
8 5 (4.55%) SSL
8 5 (4.55%) MPLS
8 5 (4.55%) iSCSI
8 5 (4.55%) NAS
8 5 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (2.73%) Wireless
11 2 (1.82%) Extranet
11 2 (1.82%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (3.64%) CppUnit
1 4 (3.64%) JUnit
2 3 (2.73%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.91%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.91%) MSI
3 1 (0.91%) Subversion
3 1 (0.91%) Trac
3 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (2.73%) Banking
2 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.82%) Finance
2 2 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (20.91%) Developer
1 23 (20.91%) Analyst
2 12 (10.91%) Support Analyst
2 12 (10.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (6.36%) Software Engineer
3 7 (6.36%) C# Developer
4 6 (5.45%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (5.45%) Service Analyst
4 6 (5.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (4.55%) Help Desk Analyst
5 5 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (4.55%) Server Engineer
5 5 (4.55%) WinForms Developer
5 5 (4.55%) IT Support
6 4 (3.64%) Development Engineer
6 4 (3.64%) C++ Developer
6 4 (3.64%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (3.64%) Project Manager
6 4 (3.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (20.91%) .NET
2 14 (12.73%) WinForms
3 5 (4.55%) Software Packaging
4 4 (3.64%) COM+
5 3 (2.73%) J2EE
5 3 (2.73%) Web Services
5 3 (2.73%) J2ME
5 3 (2.73%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.82%) WCF
6 2 (1.82%) WPF
7 1 (0.91%) XSLT
7 1 (0.91%) BREW
7 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.55%) Clustering
2 4 (3.64%) PKI
2 4 (3.64%) Replication
2 4 (3.64%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.73%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.82%) NHS
4 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.82%) GIS
5 1 (0.91%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.91%) Tandem
5 1 (0.91%) PDA
5 1 (0.91%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.91%) iPhone
5 1 (0.91%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 35 (31.82%) Windows 7
2 19 (17.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (13.64%) Windows XP
4 14 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (10.91%) Linux
6 7 (6.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.55%) UNIX
7 5 (4.55%) Solaris
7 5 (4.55%) SUSE
7 5 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.73%) AIX
8 3 (2.73%) Android
8 3 (2.73%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.82%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.82%) openSUSE
9 2 (1.82%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.91%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.91%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.18%) ITIL
2 7 (6.36%) Automation Testing
3 6 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (5.45%) TDD
3 6 (5.45%) Project Management
3 6 (5.45%) Service Delivery
4 5 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (4.55%) Validation
4 5 (4.55%) Document Management
4 5 (4.55%) Automated Testing
5 4 (3.64%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (3.64%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (3.64%) Software Engineering
5 4 (3.64%) Business Continuity
5 4 (3.64%) Migration
5 4 (3.64%) Change Management
5 4 (3.64%) CRM
6 3 (2.73%) PRINCE2
6 3 (2.73%) MVC
6 3 (2.73%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.64%) SQL
2 15 (13.64%) C#
3 11 (10.00%) C++
4 9 (8.18%) Python
5 6 (5.45%) VC++
6 3 (2.73%) Java
6 3 (2.73%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.82%) VBScript
8 1 (0.91%) C
8 1 (0.91%) Perl
8 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (9.09%) MCSE
3 7 (6.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (4.55%) MCP
4 5 (4.55%) CCNA
4 5 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.64%) Degree
5 4 (3.64%) SCSA
5 4 (3.64%) Sun Certification
6 3 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.82%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.91%) PMP
8 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.91%) MCTS
8 1 (0.91%) APMP
8 1 (0.91%) VCDX
System Software
1 34 (30.91%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.55%) Veritas File System
3 5 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (3.64%) vCloud
5 3 (2.73%) vSphere
6 1 (0.91%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.91%) XenApp
6 1 (0.91%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (13.64%) SCCM
2 4 (3.64%) Nagios
3 2 (1.82%) NetCrunch
3 2 (1.82%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.91%) ZENworks
4 1 (0.91%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 34 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 33 (30.00%) VMware
3 19 (17.27%) Cisco
4 15 (13.64%) HP
5 13 (11.82%) Juniper
6 7 (6.36%) Avaya
7 6 (5.45%) EMC
8 5 (4.55%) IBM
8 5 (4.55%) Veritas
8 5 (4.55%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.55%) McAfee
9 4 (3.64%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.64%) 3PAR
9 4 (3.64%) Sun
10 3 (2.73%) Citrix
10 3 (2.73%) Remedy
10 3 (2.73%) Akamai
10 3 (2.73%) Sitecore
10 3 (2.73%) ForgeRock
10 3 (2.73%) Syclo
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