The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 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 over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 107 82 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.80% 24.92% 17.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.07% 75.93% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 60 37
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £150 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £464 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 14
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.57 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.20 £38.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Windows
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
167 108 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 29.35% 32.83% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 70 45
Average daily rate £340 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £160 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.31% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 14
Average hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £18.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.57% -9.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £25.00 £37.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -0.78%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Windows
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 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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 -1 23 £388 +15.67% 14
Worthing -3 19 £395 +3.94% 1
Gatwick -9 9 £325 +47.72%
Haywards Heath - 7 - - 1
Horsham +4 6 £375 - 1
Littlehampton - 3 £250 -
Chichester 0 1 - - 1
Burgess Hill - 1 £265 - 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 - - 1
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

1 101 (53.16%) Active Directory
2 96 (50.53%) Microsoft
3 89 (46.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 63 (33.16%) ITIL
5 57 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 53 (27.89%) VMware
7 48 (25.26%) MS Exchange
8 47 (24.74%) SCCM
9 46 (24.21%) Windows 7
10 43 (22.63%) SQL Server
11 41 (21.58%) IIS
11 41 (21.58%) SQL
12 38 (20.00%) MS Office
12 38 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 37 (19.47%) VMware Infrastructure
14 35 (18.42%) Hyper-V
14 35 (18.42%) SAN
15 33 (17.37%) DNS
16 32 (16.84%) HP
17 28 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
17 28 (14.74%) SharePoint
18 27 (14.21%) Clustering
19 24 (12.63%) MCSE
20 23 (12.11%) DHCP
20 23 (12.11%) PowerShell
21 21 (11.05%) Office 365
22 20 (10.53%) Cisco
22 20 (10.53%) MCP
22 20 (10.53%) .NET
22 20 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 48 (25.26%) MS Exchange
2 41 (21.58%) IIS
3 28 (14.74%) SharePoint
4 20 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (5.79%) Lync
7 9 (4.74%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (4.74%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (2.11%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.05%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.05%) Documentum
11 2 (1.05%) Apache
11 2 (1.05%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.53%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 38 (20.00%) MS Office
1 38 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.68%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.63%) MS Project
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.53%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.05%) Office 365
2 5 (2.63%) IaaS
2 5 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (18.42%) SAN
2 33 (17.37%) DNS
3 23 (12.11%) DHCP
4 16 (8.42%) Firewall
5 12 (6.32%) Internet
6 11 (5.79%) TCP/IP
7 10 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (4.21%) Wireless
8 8 (4.21%) VPN
9 6 (3.16%) WAN
10 4 (2.11%) VLAN
10 4 (2.11%) LAN
11 3 (1.58%) Ethernet
11 3 (1.58%) Intranet
11 3 (1.58%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.53%) NAS
12 1 (0.53%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.53%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.53%) SNMP
12 1 (0.53%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (22.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (4.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (4.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (2.11%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.58%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.58%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.05%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 13 (6.84%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.58%) LabVIEW
3 3 (1.58%) Subversion
3 3 (1.58%) MSBuild
3 3 (1.58%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.58%) Trac
4 2 (1.05%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (1.05%) Selenium
4 2 (1.05%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.05%) Toad
5 1 (0.53%) MSI
5 1 (0.53%) InstallShield
General
1 13 (6.84%) Finance
2 6 (3.16%) Back Office
3 4 (2.11%) Online Betting
4 3 (1.58%) Marketing
5 2 (1.05%) Publishing
6 1 (0.53%) Retail
6 1 (0.53%) Local Government
6 1 (0.53%) Law
6 1 (0.53%) Legal
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (22.63%) Analyst
2 21 (11.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 20 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 19 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 19 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 19 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 18 (9.47%) Support Engineer
6 16 (8.42%) Developer
7 13 (6.84%) Desktop Support
8 12 (6.32%) IT Support
9 10 (5.26%) Service Analyst
9 10 (5.26%) Administrator
9 10 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
10 9 (4.74%) Software Engineer
10 9 (4.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 9 (4.74%) Windows Engineer
11 8 (4.21%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (4.21%) Rollout Engineer
12 7 (3.68%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 7 (3.68%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.53%) .NET
2 16 (8.42%) ASP.NET
3 9 (4.74%) MDX
4 7 (3.68%) WCF
5 6 (3.16%) Entity Framework
5 6 (3.16%) .NET Framework
6 5 (2.63%) CSS
6 5 (2.63%) HTML
7 4 (2.11%) SOAP
8 3 (1.58%) Web Services
8 3 (1.58%) XML
8 3 (1.58%) XSLT
8 3 (1.58%) REST
8 3 (1.58%) jQuery
9 1 (0.53%) HTML5
9 1 (0.53%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.53%) Velocity
9 1 (0.53%) WS-I
9 1 (0.53%) Ajax
9 1 (0.53%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.21%) Clustering
2 9 (4.74%) Data Structures
3 8 (4.21%) Blackberry
4 7 (3.68%) NHS
4 7 (3.68%) Private Cloud
5 6 (3.16%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.63%) PKI
6 5 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.11%) iPad
8 3 (1.58%) Blog
8 3 (1.58%) iPhone
8 3 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.58%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.58%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.05%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.05%) EPoS
9 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.53%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 89 (46.84%) Windows Server 2008
2 57 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 46 (24.21%) Windows 7
4 20 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 19 (10.00%) Linux
6 12 (6.32%) UNIX
7 8 (4.21%) HPUX
8 6 (3.16%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.63%) Android
10 3 (1.58%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.58%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.53%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (33.16%) ITIL
2 15 (7.89%) Migration
3 14 (7.37%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (5.79%) Configuration Management
4 11 (5.79%) ITIL V3
5 10 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (4.21%) Software Engineering
6 8 (4.21%) Incident Management
6 8 (4.21%) Time Management
7 7 (3.68%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (3.68%) E-Commerce
7 7 (3.68%) Change Management
8 6 (3.16%) Automated Testing
8 6 (3.16%) Problem Management
8 6 (3.16%) Unit Testing
9 5 (2.63%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (2.63%) Software Deployment
9 5 (2.63%) Coaching
9 5 (2.63%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (2.63%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 41 (21.58%) SQL
2 23 (12.11%) PowerShell
3 19 (10.00%) C#
4 10 (5.26%) VBScript
5 9 (4.74%) T-SQL
5 9 (4.74%) X++
6 5 (2.63%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.58%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.58%) C++
7 3 (1.58%) Java
7 3 (1.58%) VB
7 3 (1.58%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (12.63%) MCSE
3 20 (10.53%) MCP
4 19 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 12 (6.32%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (6.32%) SC Cleared
6 10 (5.26%) Degree
7 8 (4.21%) CCNA
8 5 (2.63%) MCSA
8 5 (2.63%) CISSP
8 5 (2.63%) CEH
8 5 (2.63%) MCDST
9 3 (1.58%) CCNP
9 3 (1.58%) ISEB
10 2 (1.05%) CCA
10 2 (1.05%) PMP
10 2 (1.05%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.05%) MCITP
10 2 (1.05%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.26%) SLA
2 3 (1.58%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.53%) P3O
System Software
1 101 (53.16%) Active Directory
2 37 (19.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (18.42%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.74%) vSphere
5 7 (3.68%) UAG
5 7 (3.68%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.05%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.05%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.53%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.53%) VMware GSX
7 1 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 47 (24.74%) SCCM
2 15 (7.89%) WSUS
3 12 (6.32%) SCOM
4 8 (4.21%) SCSM
5 5 (2.63%) Nessus
6 4 (2.11%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.11%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (1.05%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.53%) MOM
8 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.53%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 96 (50.53%) Microsoft
2 53 (27.89%) VMware
3 32 (16.84%) HP
4 20 (10.53%) Cisco
5 16 (8.42%) Dell
5 16 (8.42%) Citrix
6 10 (5.26%) Oracle
7 9 (4.74%) McAfee
7 9 (4.74%) Tableau
8 5 (2.63%) Qualys
8 5 (2.63%) IBM
8 5 (2.63%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.11%) Apple
9 4 (2.11%) SAP
9 4 (2.11%) Sophos
9 4 (2.11%) Riverbed
9 4 (2.11%) SolarWinds
9 4 (2.11%) Meraki
10 3 (1.58%) Rackspace
10 3 (1.58%) 3PAR
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