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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 74 27 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 18.97% 9.25% 10.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.89% 71.05% 60.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 7 7
Average daily rate
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£240 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.15% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £238 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £378 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £318 £315
% change year-on-year
-5.25% +0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 16
Average hourly rate £15.73 £13.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.51% -20.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £17.50 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
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
95 38 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 24.36% 13.01% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 13 22
Average daily rate £238 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.92% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £101 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £400 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 16
Average hourly rate £15.73 £13.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.51% -20.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £12.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £18.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +18 55 £240 -14.74% 14
Lewes -10 3 £275 - 1
Crowborough - 2 £150 - 1
Eastbourne - 2 - -
Hastings - - - -
St Leonards-on-Sea - - - -
Uckfield - - - -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 77 (57.89%) Windows 7
2 46 (34.59%) Active Directory
3 36 (27.07%) Microsoft
4 31 (23.31%) Windows XP
5 27 (20.30%) MS Excel
5 27 (20.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (19.55%) VMware
7 25 (18.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (18.05%) ITIL
9 23 (17.29%) Citrix
10 21 (15.79%) MS Office
11 18 (13.53%) SQL
12 16 (12.03%) SQL Server
12 16 (12.03%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (10.53%) C++
13 14 (10.53%) MS Exchange
14 12 (9.02%) SAN
15 11 (8.27%) HP
15 11 (8.27%) SharePoint
16 10 (7.52%) MCSE
16 10 (7.52%) Software Packaging
17 9 (6.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 9 (6.77%) Blackberry
17 9 (6.77%) MCP
17 9 (6.77%) Cisco
17 9 (6.77%) DNS
18 8 (6.02%) DHCP
19 7 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
19 7 (5.26%) Automation Testing
19 7 (5.26%) Automated Testing

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 14 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.27%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.26%) IIS
4 6 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (4.51%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.26%) Captiva
5 3 (2.26%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.26%) Documentum
6 2 (1.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.75%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 27 (20.30%) MS Excel
2 21 (15.79%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.02%) SAN
2 9 (6.77%) DNS
3 8 (6.02%) DHCP
4 7 (5.26%) Firewall
5 5 (3.76%) VPN
5 5 (3.76%) WAN
6 4 (3.01%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.26%) NetScaler
7 3 (2.26%) LAN
7 3 (2.26%) VoIP
8 2 (1.50%) SSL
8 2 (1.50%) Extranet
8 2 (1.50%) MPLS
9 1 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.75%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.75%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.75%) SSH
9 1 (0.75%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.75%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Visual Studio
1 4 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.50%) JUnit
2 2 (1.50%) CppUnit
3 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.75%) Hudson
3 1 (0.75%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.75%) Subversion
3 1 (0.75%) NUnit
General
1 5 (3.76%) Finance
2 4 (3.01%) Local Government
3 3 (2.26%) Banking
3 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.50%) Retail
4 2 (1.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (27.82%) Analyst
2 19 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 19 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 16 (12.03%) Support Analyst
4 14 (10.53%) Developer
5 10 (7.52%) 1st Line Support
6 9 (6.77%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (6.77%) Desktop Support
6 9 (6.77%) C++ Developer
7 8 (6.02%) Help Desk Analyst
7 8 (6.02%) IT Support
8 7 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
8 7 (5.26%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.51%) Help Desk Support
9 6 (4.51%) IT Support Analyst
9 6 (4.51%) Rollout Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) Development Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) Software Development Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.52%) Software Packaging
2 7 (5.26%) .NET
3 4 (3.01%) COM+
3 4 (3.01%) XML
3 4 (3.01%) WCF
4 3 (2.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (2.26%) WinForms
4 3 (2.26%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.50%) HTML
5 2 (1.50%) WPF
5 2 (1.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.75%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (0.75%) HTML5
6 1 (0.75%) LINQ
6 1 (0.75%) jQuery
6 1 (0.75%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.77%) Blackberry
2 2 (1.50%) Thin Client
2 2 (1.50%) Fat Client
3 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.75%) Clustering
3 1 (0.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 77 (57.89%) Windows 7
2 31 (23.31%) Windows XP
3 27 (20.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (12.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.01%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.26%) UNIX
8 2 (1.50%) Linux
8 2 (1.50%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.50%) openSUSE
9 1 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.05%) ITIL
2 7 (5.26%) Automation Testing
2 7 (5.26%) Automated Testing
3 5 (3.76%) Migration
3 5 (3.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (3.01%) Validation
5 3 (2.26%) ISMS
5 3 (2.26%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (2.26%) Information Security Management
5 3 (2.26%) Security Management
5 3 (2.26%) Information Security
5 3 (2.26%) Project Management
6 2 (1.50%) Service Management
6 2 (1.50%) MVC
6 2 (1.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (1.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (1.50%) TDD
6 2 (1.50%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (1.50%) Web Development
6 2 (1.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.53%) SQL
2 14 (10.53%) C++
3 7 (5.26%) C#
4 4 (3.01%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.26%) Python
5 3 (2.26%) Java
6 2 (1.50%) VB
6 2 (1.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.50%) VB6
7 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.75%) C
7 1 (0.75%) Perl
7 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (18.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.52%) MCSE
3 9 (6.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (6.77%) MCP
4 4 (3.01%) CCA
4 4 (3.01%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.26%) Degree
5 3 (2.26%) MCSA
6 2 (1.50%) MCITP
7 1 (0.75%) VCDX
7 1 (0.75%) MCPD
7 1 (0.75%) MCTS
7 1 (0.75%) MCSD
7 1 (0.75%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.75%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.75%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.26%) SLA
2 3 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.75%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 46 (34.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.01%) XenApp
3 4 (3.01%) XenDesktop
3 4 (3.01%) vSphere
4 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.75%) XenServer
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.75%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.76%) SCCM
2 2 (1.50%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.50%) NetCrunch
3 1 (0.75%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.75%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.75%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (27.07%) Microsoft
2 26 (19.55%) VMware
3 23 (17.29%) Citrix
4 11 (8.27%) HP
5 9 (6.77%) Cisco
6 7 (5.26%) EMC
7 3 (2.26%) McAfee
8 2 (1.50%) Juniper
8 2 (1.50%) CommVault
8 2 (1.50%) NetApp
8 2 (1.50%) WatchGuard
8 2 (1.50%) Splunk
9 1 (0.75%) Kofax
9 1 (0.75%) Sophos
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle
9 1 (0.75%) Dell
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