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 29 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 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 13 20 45
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +25
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 39 26 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 10.63% 6.58% 0.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.71% 27.37% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 3
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-68.12% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £340 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £448 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £207 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-24.72% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -51.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
127 95 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 34.60% 24.05% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 41 30
Average daily rate £220 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £267 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £449 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 27 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -56.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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
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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
Crawley +6 13 £120 -70.37% 3
Gatwick +4 6 £150 -
Littlehampton - 3 - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - - 1
Haywards Heath - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (54.05%) Active Directory
3 25 (33.78%) MS Office
4 23 (31.08%) Windows XP
5 19 (25.68%) MS Excel
5 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
6 15 (20.27%) ITIL
7 11 (14.86%) LAN
7 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (13.51%) WAN
9 9 (12.16%) Citrix
9 9 (12.16%) SCCM
10 8 (10.81%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (10.81%) MS Exchange
11 7 (9.46%) Project Management
11 7 (9.46%) VMware
12 6 (8.11%) Service Management
12 6 (8.11%) Symantec
12 6 (8.11%) Blackberry
12 6 (8.11%) SAN
12 6 (8.11%) Cisco
12 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
13 5 (6.76%) DNS
13 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
13 5 (6.76%) SQL
13 5 (6.76%) Apple
13 5 (6.76%) Finance
13 5 (6.76%) Migration
13 5 (6.76%) PowerShell

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 8 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.41%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (4.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 25 (33.78%) MS Office
2 19 (25.68%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.86%) LAN
2 10 (13.51%) WAN
3 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.11%) SAN
4 5 (6.76%) DNS
5 4 (5.41%) VLAN
6 3 (4.05%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.35%) VPN
7 1 (1.35%) DHCP
7 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.35%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MSI
1 1 (1.35%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.35%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.35%) Subversion
1 1 (1.35%) Wise Package Studio
1 1 (1.35%) Trac
General
1 5 (6.76%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (18.92%) Analyst
2 13 (17.57%) Support Analyst
3 12 (16.22%) Desktop Support
4 9 (12.16%) Project Manager
4 9 (12.16%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (12.16%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 9 (12.16%) Desktop Analyst
5 8 (10.81%) Support Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (9.46%) Rollout Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Server Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Help Desk Support
7 5 (6.76%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Training Consultant
9 3 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (8.11%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.41%) Clustering
4 1 (1.35%) Statistics
4 1 (1.35%) CMDB
4 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (31.08%) Windows XP
3 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.41%) Windows Phone
6 3 (4.05%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.70%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.35%) Linux
8 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.35%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.27%) ITIL
2 7 (9.46%) Project Management
3 6 (8.11%) Service Management
4 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
4 5 (6.76%) Migration
4 5 (6.76%) Budget Control
5 4 (5.41%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (5.41%) ITSM
6 3 (4.05%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.05%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (2.70%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.35%) Change Management
8 1 (1.35%) Regression Testing
8 1 (1.35%) Validation
8 1 (1.35%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.35%) Release Management
8 1 (1.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.35%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.76%) SQL
1 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.70%) VBScript
2 2 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) MCSE
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.05%) MCDST
3 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 40 (54.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.41%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.41%) vSphere
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) SCCM
2 4 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (4.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.35%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.16%) Citrix
3 7 (9.46%) VMware
4 6 (8.11%) Symantec
4 6 (8.11%) Cisco
5 5 (6.76%) Apple
6 4 (5.41%) Oracle
6 4 (5.41%) Dell
6 4 (5.41%) Lotus
7 3 (4.05%) NetApp
7 3 (4.05%) HP
8 1 (1.35%) SOTI
Crawley
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