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 17 October 2014 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
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 94 73 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 27.17% 17.18% 12.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.93% 68.87% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 39 43
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£325 £295 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £119 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £428 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £13.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £45.00 £26.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.72 £14.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+8.37% -7.93%
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
112 106 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 32.37% 24.94% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 55 63
Average daily rate £338 £290 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £120 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £441 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 £13.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.44% +235.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £50.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -10.28%

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 17 October 2014.

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 17 October 2014.

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 17 October 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 +8 31 £133 -23.18% 13
Worthing +1 20 £375 +13.20% 4
Gatwick 0 5 £123 +2.08% 1
East Grinstead 0 4 £369 -
Burgess Hill - 2 - -
Horsham -6 1 - -
Haywards Heath - 1 - - 2
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - - 2
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, 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.

1 126 (62.38%) Active Directory
2 115 (56.93%) Microsoft
3 85 (42.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 74 (36.63%) MS Office
5 69 (34.16%) Windows 7
6 66 (32.67%) MS Exchange
7 61 (30.20%) ITIL
8 51 (25.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 47 (23.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 46 (22.77%) MS Excel
11 45 (22.28%) SCCM
12 44 (21.78%) MCSE
13 41 (20.30%) Windows Server 2003
14 38 (18.81%) VMware
15 37 (18.32%) MCP
16 31 (15.35%) Linux
16 31 (15.35%) Citrix
17 29 (14.36%) IIS
17 29 (14.36%) Exchange Server 2010
18 27 (13.37%) SQL
19 26 (12.87%) Windows XP
19 26 (12.87%) SharePoint
20 23 (11.39%) DNS
21 22 (10.89%) SAN
22 21 (10.40%) DHCP
22 21 (10.40%) SQL Server
22 21 (10.40%) Firewall
22 21 (10.40%) Clustering
22 21 (10.40%) Office 365
23 20 (9.90%) Hyper-V

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, 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 66 (32.67%) MS Exchange
2 29 (14.36%) IIS
2 29 (14.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (12.87%) SharePoint
4 15 (7.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (6.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (6.44%) Lync
7 12 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (3.96%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (2.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (2.48%) IBM Notes
10 4 (1.98%) Lotus Domino
10 4 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.99%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.50%) CICS
13 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 74 (36.63%) MS Office
2 46 (22.77%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.95%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.50%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.40%) Office 365
2 12 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (5.45%) IaaS
4 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.39%) DNS
2 22 (10.89%) SAN
3 21 (10.40%) DHCP
3 21 (10.40%) Firewall
4 17 (8.42%) Internet
4 17 (8.42%) TCP/IP
5 16 (7.92%) LAN
6 14 (6.93%) WAN
7 13 (6.44%) Wireless
8 11 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (3.47%) VPN
10 4 (1.98%) MPLS
10 4 (1.98%) VoIP
10 4 (1.98%) IP Telephony
11 3 (1.49%) Network Security
11 3 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.49%) SNMP
12 2 (0.99%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.99%) Kerberos
12 2 (0.99%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.40%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.95%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (1.49%) MySQL
4 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.50%) DB2
5 1 (0.50%) DTS
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.99%) PVCS
2 2 (0.99%) Subversion
3 1 (0.50%) Selenium
3 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.50%) Trac
3 1 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.50%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.50%) NUnit
General
1 9 (4.46%) Finance
2 5 (2.48%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.99%) Retail
3 2 (0.99%) Marketing
3 2 (0.99%) Online Betting
4 1 (0.50%) Billing
4 1 (0.50%) Back Office
4 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (25.25%) Analyst
2 31 (15.35%) Support Analyst
3 30 (14.85%) Support Engineer
4 28 (13.86%) 2nd Line Support
5 21 (10.40%) 1st Line Support
6 20 (9.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (9.41%) Help Desk Support
7 19 (9.41%) Server Engineer
8 16 (7.92%) Desktop Support
9 14 (6.93%) Desktop Engineer
9 14 (6.93%) IT Support
10 13 (6.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 10 (4.95%) Security Analyst
11 10 (4.95%) IT Support Analyst
11 10 (4.95%) IT Security Analyst
11 10 (4.95%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 9 (4.46%) Rollout Engineer
13 8 (3.96%) Desktop Analyst
13 8 (3.96%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 8 (3.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.97%) .NET
2 4 (1.98%) HTML
3 3 (1.49%) CSS
3 3 (1.49%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.49%) Application Packaging
3 3 (1.49%) jQuery
4 2 (0.99%) WCF
4 2 (0.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (0.99%) REST
4 2 (0.99%) Web Services
4 2 (0.99%) XML
4 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.50%) Classic ASP
5 1 (0.50%) DOM
5 1 (0.50%) LAMP
5 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.50%) Java EE
5 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.40%) Clustering
2 18 (8.91%) Blackberry
3 11 (5.45%) PKI
4 9 (4.46%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.97%) iPad
6 5 (2.48%) iPhone
6 5 (2.48%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.98%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.49%) CMDB
8 3 (1.49%) Statistics
9 2 (0.99%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.99%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.50%) User Experience
10 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.50%) DataPower
10 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 85 (42.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 69 (34.16%) Windows 7
3 47 (23.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 41 (20.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (15.35%) Linux
6 26 (12.87%) Windows XP
7 11 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (4.46%) Mac OS X
9 6 (2.97%) Windows 2000
10 5 (2.48%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (2.48%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.98%) Windows Phone
11 4 (1.98%) Mac OS
11 4 (1.98%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.49%) Android
13 1 (0.50%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.50%) UNIX
13 1 (0.50%) AIX
13 1 (0.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (30.20%) ITIL
2 18 (8.91%) Migration
3 17 (8.42%) Configuration Management
4 16 (7.92%) Project Management
5 15 (7.43%) Incident Management
6 10 (4.95%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (4.95%) ITIL V3
6 10 (4.95%) Vulnerability Management
6 10 (4.95%) Software Deployment
6 10 (4.95%) Coaching
7 9 (4.46%) Service Management
8 6 (2.97%) Change Management
8 6 (2.97%) Load Balancing
9 4 (1.98%) Information Security
9 4 (1.98%) ITSM
9 4 (1.98%) MVC
9 4 (1.98%) Service Delivery
9 4 (1.98%) PRINCE2
9 4 (1.98%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (1.98%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.37%) SQL
2 5 (2.48%) C
2 5 (2.48%) C#
3 3 (1.49%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.49%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.99%) VBScript
5 1 (0.50%) VB
5 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.50%) VB6
5 1 (0.50%) PHP
5 1 (0.50%) Java
5 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (25.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (21.78%) MCSE
3 37 (18.32%) MCP
4 15 (7.43%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (6.93%) CCNA
5 14 (6.93%) MCSA
6 10 (4.95%) CISSP
6 10 (4.95%) CEH
7 8 (3.96%) Security Cleared
8 6 (2.97%) MCITP
9 5 (2.48%) Degree
10 4 (1.98%) MCDST
10 4 (1.98%) CCNP
11 3 (1.49%) MCTS
12 2 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.50%) PMP
13 1 (0.50%) MCPD
13 1 (0.50%) MCDBA
13 1 (0.50%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.48%) SLA
2 3 (1.49%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 126 (62.38%) Active Directory
2 20 (9.90%) Hyper-V
3 10 (4.95%) UAG
4 8 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 7 (3.47%) vSphere
6 4 (1.98%) XenApp
7 3 (1.49%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.49%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.99%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.50%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.50%) XenServer
9 1 (0.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 45 (22.28%) SCCM
2 10 (4.95%) Nessus
3 4 (1.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (1.98%) SCOM
3 4 (1.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (1.98%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.49%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (1.49%) WSUS
5 2 (0.99%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.50%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.50%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 115 (56.93%) Microsoft
2 38 (18.81%) VMware
3 31 (15.35%) Citrix
4 13 (6.44%) HP
5 12 (5.94%) Red Hat
6 11 (5.45%) Cisco
7 10 (4.95%) McAfee
7 10 (4.95%) Qualys
8 9 (4.46%) Symantec
9 8 (3.96%) Dell
10 7 (3.47%) Apple
10 7 (3.47%) Lotus
11 6 (2.97%) NetApp
12 5 (2.48%) SAP
13 3 (1.49%) IBM
13 3 (1.49%) Oracle
14 2 (0.99%) CheckPoint
14 2 (0.99%) Avaya
14 2 (0.99%) Juniper
15 1 (0.50%) Novell
Crawley, West Sussex
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