The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 18 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 West Sussex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 12 24 41
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +17
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 33 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 8.99% 4.11% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.35% 21.95% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 4
Average daily rate £280 £506 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.69% +83.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £400 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £586 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-23.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Average hourly rate £13.87 £12.50 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.96% +6.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.63 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.86%
Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
102 82 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 27.79% 18.72% 18.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 40 65
Average daily rate £325 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £185 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £585 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -8.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £36.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 7 across the West Sussex region.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the West Sussex region.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Worthing - 11 £288 - 3
Crawley +8 8 £425 - 5
Haywards Heath - 3 - -
Horsham -5 2 - - 1
Gatwick - - - - 1
Burgess Hill - - - -
Chichester - - - -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Windows 7 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 7.

1 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (46.77%) Active Directory
3 19 (30.65%) Windows XP
4 14 (22.58%) SCCM
5 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
6 7 (11.29%) MS Exchange
6 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
6 7 (11.29%) MS Office
7 6 (9.68%) Oracle
7 6 (9.68%) VMware
8 5 (8.06%) PowerShell
8 5 (8.06%) ITIL
8 5 (8.06%) Project Management
8 5 (8.06%) Finance
8 5 (8.06%) Migration
9 4 (6.45%) Service Management
9 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (6.45%) Blackberry
9 4 (6.45%) SQL
9 4 (6.45%) WAN
9 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
9 4 (6.45%) DNS
9 4 (6.45%) LAN
9 4 (6.45%) Application Packaging
9 4 (6.45%) Network Load Balancing
9 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
9 4 (6.45%) Windows 8
9 4 (6.45%) VLAN
9 4 (6.45%) Military

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Windows 7 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 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.23%) SAS
2 2 (3.23%) Lync
2 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
1 7 (11.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) WAN
1 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
1 4 (6.45%) DNS
1 4 (6.45%) LAN
1 4 (6.45%) VLAN
2 2 (3.23%) Firewall
2 2 (3.23%) DMZ
2 2 (3.23%) Internet
2 2 (3.23%) VoIP
2 2 (3.23%) SAN
3 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MSI
2 1 (1.61%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.61%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.61%) AdminStudio
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Military
3 2 (3.23%) Local Government
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Project Manager
2 9 (14.52%) Analyst
3 5 (8.06%) Technical Manager
3 5 (8.06%) Technical Project Manager
3 5 (8.06%) Support Engineer
3 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
4 4 (6.45%) Consultant
4 4 (6.45%) Desktop Support
4 4 (6.45%) Rollout Engineer
4 4 (6.45%) Server Engineer
4 4 (6.45%) Training Consultant
5 3 (4.84%) Deskside Support
5 3 (4.84%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (4.84%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Applications Packager
6 2 (3.23%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.23%) IT Consultant
6 2 (3.23%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Blackberry
1 4 (6.45%) Clustering
2 2 (3.23%) Statistics
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.61%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (30.65%) Windows XP
3 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.45%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.23%) Android
5 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.06%) ITIL
1 5 (8.06%) Project Management
1 5 (8.06%) Migration
2 4 (6.45%) Service Management
2 4 (6.45%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (4.84%) Asset Management
3 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.23%) Resource Management
4 2 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (3.23%) Test Scripting
5 1 (1.61%) Scrum
5 1 (1.61%) Project Planning
5 1 (1.61%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.61%) Change Control
5 1 (1.61%) Customer Insight
5 1 (1.61%) Budget Control
5 1 (1.61%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.61%) Matrix Management
5 1 (1.61%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.06%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.45%) SQL
3 2 (3.23%) C
3 2 (3.23%) VBScript
3 2 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) MCITP
1 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (4.84%) MCSE
2 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) PMP
2 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (46.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (22.58%) SCCM
2 2 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle
2 6 (9.68%) VMware
3 2 (3.23%) Avaya
3 2 (3.23%) Cisco
3 2 (3.23%) HP
3 2 (3.23%) Dell
3 2 (3.23%) Citrix
3 2 (3.23%) SOTI
Worthing
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £110.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £110.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Crawley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago