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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 5 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 22.73% 22.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£396 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -6.06%
Operating Systems Category
Hove
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 22.73% 22.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £396 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -7.24%
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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hove

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Hove region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) CCA
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) MCP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hove by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCA
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
1 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix