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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 2 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Contract jobs citing Windows 49 58 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 16.17% 19.66% 6.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.24% 85.29% 68.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 9
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £110 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £440 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.81 £14.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.38% -7.81%
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
66 68 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 21.78% 23.05% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 30 10
Average daily rate £325 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £110 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £440 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 0
Average hourly rate £31.15 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -5 30 £325 +6.12% 10
Lewes +3 6 £298 -
Eastbourne 0 5 - -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 4 - -
Hove +1 1 £250 +140.38%
Uckfield - - - -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 47 (38.52%) Windows 7
2 43 (35.25%) Active Directory
3 32 (26.23%) Microsoft
4 31 (25.41%) VMware
5 28 (22.95%) MS Excel
6 25 (20.49%) ITIL
7 23 (18.85%) SQL
7 23 (18.85%) SQL Server
8 22 (18.03%) .NET
9 21 (17.21%) SAN
10 20 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (15.57%) Windows XP
12 18 (14.75%) C#
13 17 (13.93%) MS Office
13 17 (13.93%) Windows Server 2003
14 16 (13.11%) Firewall
14 16 (13.11%) MS Exchange
14 16 (13.11%) DNS
15 15 (12.30%) WinForms
16 14 (11.48%) SCCM
16 14 (11.48%) Cisco
17 13 (10.66%) Juniper
17 13 (10.66%) HP
17 13 (10.66%) C++
17 13 (10.66%) Windows Server 2008
18 12 (9.84%) DHCP
18 12 (9.84%) TCP/IP
19 11 (9.02%) MCSE
20 10 (8.20%) VPN
20 10 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (13.11%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.38%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.28%) IIS
6 3 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.46%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.46%) Captiva
6 3 (2.46%) Apache
6 3 (2.46%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.46%) Documentum
6 3 (2.46%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.64%) SAS
8 1 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.82%) Lync
8 1 (0.82%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (22.95%) MS Excel
2 17 (13.93%) MS Office
3 2 (1.64%) DOC1
4 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) assyst
2 2 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.21%) SAN
2 16 (13.11%) Firewall
2 16 (13.11%) DNS
3 12 (9.84%) DHCP
3 12 (9.84%) TCP/IP
4 10 (8.20%) VPN
5 9 (7.38%) WAN
6 8 (6.56%) LAN
7 7 (5.74%) SSL
7 7 (5.74%) LDAP
8 6 (4.92%) MPLS
8 6 (4.92%) VoIP
9 5 (4.10%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (3.28%) VLAN
11 3 (2.46%) NetScaler
11 3 (2.46%) Wireless
12 2 (1.64%) OSPF
12 2 (1.64%) BGP
12 2 (1.64%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.28%) JUnit
1 4 (3.28%) CppUnit
1 4 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (2.46%) Banking
1 3 (2.46%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.64%) Finance
2 2 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (27.87%) Analyst
2 21 (17.21%) Developer
3 17 (13.93%) Support Analyst
4 16 (13.11%) Service Analyst
4 16 (13.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (10.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (7.38%) Help Desk Analyst
6 9 (7.38%) Software Engineer
7 8 (6.56%) Development Engineer
7 8 (6.56%) Software Development Engineer
8 7 (5.74%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.92%) 1st Line Support
9 6 (4.92%) Help Desk Support
10 5 (4.10%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 5 (4.10%) IT Support Analyst
10 5 (4.10%) Server Engineer
10 5 (4.10%) WinForms Developer
10 5 (4.10%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 5 (4.10%) IT Support
10 5 (4.10%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.03%) .NET
2 15 (12.30%) WinForms
3 7 (5.74%) Software Packaging
4 4 (3.28%) COM+
5 3 (2.46%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.46%) WCF
5 3 (2.46%) WPF
5 3 (2.46%) J2ME
5 3 (2.46%) Web Services
5 3 (2.46%) XML
5 3 (2.46%) J2EE
6 1 (0.82%) BREW
6 1 (0.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.38%) Clustering
2 4 (3.28%) Replication
2 4 (3.28%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.28%) PKI
3 3 (2.46%) Smartphone
3 3 (2.46%) NHS
4 2 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.64%) GIS
4 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.82%) Tandem
5 1 (0.82%) PDA
5 1 (0.82%) iPhone
5 1 (0.82%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 47 (38.52%) Windows 7
2 19 (15.57%) Windows XP
3 17 (13.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (10.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (7.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.74%) Linux
7 6 (4.92%) UNIX
8 3 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.46%) Android
8 3 (2.46%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.46%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.46%) Solaris
8 3 (2.46%) SUSE
9 2 (1.64%) openSUSE
9 2 (1.64%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.82%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.82%) AIX
10 1 (0.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.49%) ITIL
2 10 (8.20%) Automated Testing
3 7 (5.74%) TDD
3 7 (5.74%) Project Management
4 5 (4.10%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (4.10%) Automation Testing
5 4 (3.28%) Mentoring
5 4 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (3.28%) Business Continuity
6 3 (2.46%) Document Management
6 3 (2.46%) PRINCE2
6 3 (2.46%) Validation
6 3 (2.46%) Migration
6 3 (2.46%) DevOps
6 3 (2.46%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (1.64%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (1.64%) MVC
7 2 (1.64%) Service Delivery
7 2 (1.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (1.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.85%) SQL
2 18 (14.75%) C#
3 13 (10.66%) C++
4 6 (4.92%) Python
4 6 (4.92%) Java
5 4 (3.28%) VC++
6 2 (1.64%) VBScript
6 2 (1.64%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.82%) Perl
7 1 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.02%) MCSE
3 9 (7.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (4.92%) MCP
5 4 (3.28%) CCA
5 4 (3.28%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.46%) CCNA
6 3 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.64%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.64%) SCSA
7 2 (1.64%) Degree
8 1 (0.82%) MCTS
8 1 (0.82%) VCDX
8 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.82%) APMP
8 1 (0.82%) PMP
8 1 (0.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 43 (35.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.28%) vSphere
3 4 (3.28%) XenApp
3 4 (3.28%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.46%) Veritas File System
4 3 (2.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.64%) vCloud
6 1 (0.82%) XenServer
6 1 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (11.48%) SCCM
2 2 (1.64%) SCOrch
2 2 (1.64%) Nagios
2 2 (1.64%) NetCrunch
2 2 (1.64%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.82%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.82%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 32 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 31 (25.41%) VMware
3 14 (11.48%) Cisco
4 13 (10.66%) Juniper
4 13 (10.66%) HP
5 7 (5.74%) McAfee
6 6 (4.92%) EMC
7 5 (4.10%) Citrix
8 4 (3.28%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.46%) Sitecore
9 3 (2.46%) Akamai
9 3 (2.46%) Syclo
9 3 (2.46%) IBM
9 3 (2.46%) Remedy
9 3 (2.46%) CommVault
9 3 (2.46%) Veritas
9 3 (2.46%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.46%) ForgeRock
10 2 (1.64%) BT
10 2 (1.64%) Apple
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