The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South East / Sussex
Rank 3 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 26.67% - 10.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £361 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +8.49%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 46.67% - 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Median daily rate £373 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sussex region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Sussex region with a requirement for Windows.

1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) Open Source
2 5 (62.50%) Confluence
2 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
2 5 (62.50%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (12.50%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (12.50%) VirtualBox
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
1 5 (62.50%) JIRA
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Automation Tester
1 5 (62.50%) QA Automation Tester
1 5 (62.50%) QA Tester
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium Tester
1 5 (62.50%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer in Test
3 2 (25.00%) Java Automation Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) BDD
1 5 (62.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) RAD
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VirtualBox
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) SAP