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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 56 63 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 18.01% 21.43% 18.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.71% 84.00% 92.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 31 13
Average daily rate
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£300 £240 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £110 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £345 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 7
Average hourly rate £34.00 £13.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.53% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £10.90 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £15.50 £21.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +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
73 75 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 23.47% 25.51% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 35 14
Average daily rate £320 £220 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -45.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £110 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 7
Average hourly rate £39.00 £13.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+188.88% -20.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.55 £11.00 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £19.00 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 March 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 March 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 March 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% 14
Lewes +2 19 £275 +120.00% 2
Eastbourne +1 1 £370 -
Hove - - - -
Crowborough - - - - 1
Uckfield - - - -
Bexhill-On-Sea - - - -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 39 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 32 (29.63%) VMware
3 28 (25.93%) Active Directory
4 26 (24.07%) Windows 7
5 25 (23.15%) SAN
6 22 (20.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (18.52%) SQL
8 17 (15.74%) SQL Server
8 17 (15.74%) TCP/IP
8 17 (15.74%) Cisco
8 17 (15.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (14.81%) DNS
9 16 (14.81%) MS Exchange
9 16 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (13.89%) Clustering
10 15 (13.89%) Migration
10 15 (13.89%) Firewall
11 14 (12.96%) .NET
12 13 (12.04%) MS Office
12 13 (12.04%) Linux
12 13 (12.04%) HP
12 13 (12.04%) SCCM
13 12 (11.11%) MS Excel
13 12 (11.11%) VPN
14 11 (10.19%) Juniper
15 10 (9.26%) VC++
15 10 (9.26%) ITIL
15 10 (9.26%) C++
15 10 (9.26%) Agile Software Development

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 8 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.56%) Apache
4 5 (4.63%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.70%) IIS
6 3 (2.78%) SAS
6 3 (2.78%) Lync
7 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.93%) CMS
8 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (12.04%) MS Office
2 12 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.85%) DOC1
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 25 (23.15%) SAN
2 17 (15.74%) TCP/IP
3 16 (14.81%) DNS
4 15 (13.89%) Firewall
5 12 (11.11%) VPN
6 9 (8.33%) LDAP
7 8 (7.41%) DHCP
8 7 (6.48%) LAN
8 7 (6.48%) VoIP
8 7 (6.48%) WAN
9 6 (5.56%) VLAN
10 5 (4.63%) Fibre Channel
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%) Wireless
12 3 (2.78%) iSCSI
12 3 (2.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.78%) 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%) 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
3 2 (1.85%) Publishing
3 2 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (21.30%) Analyst
2 20 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (13.89%) Developer
4 11 (10.19%) Support Analyst
5 10 (9.26%) Software Engineer
6 7 (6.48%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (4.63%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) Server Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (4.63%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) IT Support
8 4 (3.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.70%) Service Analyst
8 4 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (3.70%) Wintel Engineer
9 3 (2.78%) Voice Engineer
9 3 (2.78%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 3 (2.78%) Deployment Engineer
9 3 (2.78%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.96%) .NET
2 4 (3.70%) WinForms
3 3 (2.78%) J2ME
3 3 (2.78%) J2EE
3 3 (2.78%) Web Services
3 3 (2.78%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.78%) WCF
4 2 (1.85%) jQuery
4 2 (1.85%) HTML5
4 2 (1.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (1.85%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (1.85%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.85%) CSS
4 2 (1.85%) HTML
5 1 (0.93%) BREW
5 1 (0.93%) XSLT
5 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.93%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) Clustering
2 4 (3.70%) Replication
2 4 (3.70%) PKI
2 4 (3.70%) Smartphone
3 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.78%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.78%) GIS
3 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) User Experience
5 1 (0.93%) Tandem
5 1 (0.93%) NHS
5 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.93%) iPhone
5 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.07%) Windows 7
2 22 (20.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (15.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (12.04%) Linux
6 7 (6.48%) Windows XP
7 6 (5.56%) UNIX
7 6 (5.56%) SUSE
8 5 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.63%) Solaris
9 3 (2.78%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.78%) Android
9 3 (2.78%) AIX
10 2 (1.85%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.89%) Migration
2 10 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (9.26%) ITIL
3 8 (7.41%) Software Engineering
4 7 (6.48%) Scrum
4 7 (6.48%) Automation Testing
5 6 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 6 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (4.63%) Capacity Management
7 4 (3.70%) MSF
7 4 (3.70%) DevOps
7 4 (3.70%) Project Management
7 4 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.70%) Change Management
7 4 (3.70%) Business Continuity
7 4 (3.70%) Automated Testing
8 3 (2.78%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (2.78%) Validation
8 3 (2.78%) CRM
8 3 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.52%) SQL
2 10 (9.26%) C++
2 10 (9.26%) VC++
3 8 (7.41%) Python
4 7 (6.48%) C#
5 4 (3.70%) Java
6 3 (2.78%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.85%) VB
7 2 (1.85%) VB6
8 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
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%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) DCSE
6 1 (0.93%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.93%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) Solvency II
System Software
1 28 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 16 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.63%) Veritas File System
3 5 (4.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (4.63%) vSphere
4 2 (1.85%) vCloud
4 2 (1.85%) XenApp
5 1 (0.93%) XenServer
5 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.93%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (12.04%) SCCM
2 3 (2.78%) Nessus
2 3 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.85%) Nagios
3 2 (1.85%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.85%) vMotion
4 1 (0.93%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 39 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 32 (29.63%) VMware
3 17 (15.74%) Cisco
4 13 (12.04%) HP
5 11 (10.19%) Juniper
6 6 (5.56%) Citrix
6 6 (5.56%) Avaya
6 6 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.63%) EMC
7 5 (4.63%) Veritas
7 5 (4.63%) IBM
7 5 (4.63%) McAfee
7 5 (4.63%) BT
8 4 (3.70%) 3PAR
8 4 (3.70%) Sun
9 3 (2.78%) Remedy
9 3 (2.78%) Syclo
9 3 (2.78%) ForgeRock
9 3 (2.78%) Sitecore
9 3 (2.78%) Akamai
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