The first table below looks at the demand for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hove region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Hove region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 4.17% - 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £305 £318
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.94 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
Operating Systems Category
Hove
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 4.17% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.94 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows
East Sussex

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Hove region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Hove

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows across the Hove region.

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Hove

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Hove

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Hove region.

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Hove

Windows
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hove 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 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Migration

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hove by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hove 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.

Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft