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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South East / West Sussex
Rank 10 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 49 61 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.37% 11.62% 15.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.85% 40.67% 80.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 36 32
Median daily rate £325 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £145 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £431 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 19
Median hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.33% +134.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.07 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
91 150 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.11% 28.57% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 98 46
Median daily rate £363 £365 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £280 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 19
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +111.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +4 15 £240 -20.00% 2
Horsham - 11 £325 - 1
Worthing -6 8 £343 +5.38% 1
Gatwick +4 3 £201 - 2
Haywards Heath -1 1 - -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Windows.

1 48 (50.53%) Active Directory
2 40 (42.11%) Windows Server
3 31 (32.63%) Microsoft
4 27 (28.42%) Linux
5 19 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (20.00%) SQL
6 18 (18.95%) VMware
6 18 (18.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (16.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (16.84%) JavaScript
8 16 (16.84%) MS Exchange
9 14 (14.74%) MS Excel
9 14 (14.74%) TCP/IP
9 14 (14.74%) ITIL
9 14 (14.74%) Citrix
10 13 (13.68%) MS Office
10 13 (13.68%) DNS
11 12 (12.63%) PowerShell
11 12 (12.63%) Finance
12 11 (11.58%) Migration
12 11 (11.58%) Unix
12 11 (11.58%) Java
12 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
12 11 (11.58%) Windows 7
13 10 (10.53%) Office 365
13 10 (10.53%) Perl
13 10 (10.53%) C#
13 10 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (10.53%) Configuration Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 16 (16.84%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.47%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.32%) nginx
3 6 (6.32%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (4.21%) IIS
6 2 (2.11%) Apache
6 2 (2.11%) Confluence
6 2 (2.11%) JBoss
6 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.11%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.05%) Commerce Server
7 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (14.74%) MS Excel
2 13 (13.68%) MS Office
3 1 (1.05%) MS Project
3 1 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.53%) Office 365
2 6 (6.32%) GitHub
2 6 (6.32%) Google Analytics
3 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.11%) IaaS
5 1 (1.05%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.74%) TCP/IP
2 13 (13.68%) DNS
3 9 (9.47%) DHCP
3 9 (9.47%) SSL
4 6 (6.32%) HTTP
5 5 (5.26%) NAS
6 4 (4.21%) SNMP
7 3 (3.16%) ADSL
7 3 (3.16%) Firewall
7 3 (3.16%) Internet
7 3 (3.16%) Network Security
7 3 (3.16%) SAN
7 3 (3.16%) VPN
8 2 (2.11%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.11%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.05%) LAN
9 1 (1.05%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.32%) MongoDB
2 6 (6.32%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.11%) MySQL
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.05%) DB2
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (9.47%) Git (software)
1 9 (9.47%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.42%) Cucumber
2 8 (8.42%) Gatling
2 8 (8.42%) Selenium
3 6 (6.32%) Ant
3 6 (6.32%) Grunt
3 6 (6.32%) gulp
3 6 (6.32%) IntelliJ
3 6 (6.32%) Karma Test Runner
3 6 (6.32%) Sublime Text
4 4 (4.21%) JIRA
4 4 (4.21%) NUnit
4 4 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.11%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.11%) JUnit
6 1 (1.05%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.05%) MSI
General
1 12 (12.63%) Finance
2 9 (9.47%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.32%) Japanese Language
4 2 (2.11%) Retail
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (23.16%) Analyst
2 13 (13.68%) Developer
3 12 (12.63%) Service Analyst
3 12 (12.63%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (10.53%) Server Engineer
5 9 (9.47%) Windows Engineer
6 7 (7.37%) Scala Developer
7 6 (6.32%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (6.32%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.32%) SharePoint Support
7 6 (6.32%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.21%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.21%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.21%) IT Analyst
9 4 (4.21%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) SQL Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.53%) jQuery
2 9 (9.47%) Web Services
3 8 (8.42%) .NET
3 8 (8.42%) XML
4 6 (6.32%) AngularJS
4 6 (6.32%) CSS
4 6 (6.32%) Gherkin
4 6 (6.32%) HTML
4 6 (6.32%) Node.js
4 6 (6.32%) Servlets
5 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (4.21%) REST
5 4 (4.21%) SOAP
6 3 (3.16%) J2EE
7 2 (2.11%) EJB
7 2 (2.11%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.11%) J2SE
7 2 (2.11%) JSON
7 2 (2.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.32%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.21%) CMDB
4 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.21%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.16%) Clustering
6 2 (2.11%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (2.11%) EPoS
6 2 (2.11%) PKI
6 2 (2.11%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.05%) AS400
7 1 (1.05%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.05%) Fintech
7 1 (1.05%) iSeries
7 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.05%) PMI
7 1 (1.05%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.05%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 40 (42.11%) Windows Server
2 27 (28.42%) Linux
3 19 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (18.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (16.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (11.58%) Unix
6 11 (11.58%) Windows 7
7 6 (6.32%) Ubuntu
8 5 (5.26%) Windows 10
9 3 (3.16%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.11%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.05%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (14.74%) ITIL
3 11 (11.58%) Migration
4 10 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 9 (9.47%) DevOps
5 9 (9.47%) Open Source
6 8 (8.42%) SDLC
7 7 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.32%) Analytics
8 6 (6.32%) Automated Testing
8 6 (6.32%) Change Management
8 6 (6.32%) CRM
8 6 (6.32%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.26%) Service Management
9 5 (5.26%) SOA
9 5 (5.26%) Workflow
10 4 (4.21%) Integration Testing
10 4 (4.21%) ITSM
10 4 (4.21%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.00%) SQL
2 16 (16.84%) JavaScript
3 12 (12.63%) PowerShell
4 11 (11.58%) Java
5 10 (10.53%) C#
5 10 (10.53%) Perl
6 8 (8.42%) C++
6 8 (8.42%) Python
7 7 (7.37%) Scala
8 6 (6.32%) Bash Shell
8 6 (6.32%) Groovy
8 6 (6.32%) Haskell
8 6 (6.32%) Ruby
9 4 (4.21%) PHP
10 1 (1.05%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (9.47%) Degree
3 4 (4.21%) MCP
3 4 (4.21%) MCSA
3 4 (4.21%) MCSE
3 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.11%) ISEB
5 2 (2.11%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.11%) MCITP
5 2 (2.11%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.05%) CISM
6 1 (1.05%) CISSP
6 1 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.05%) PMP
6 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.05%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) GDPR
2 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.05%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 48 (50.53%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.21%) XenApp
4 3 (3.16%) Docker
4 3 (3.16%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.16%) vSphere
5 2 (2.11%) UAG
6 1 (1.05%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.05%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.05%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (10.53%) SCCM
2 6 (6.32%) Grafana
2 6 (6.32%) Kibana
2 6 (6.32%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (6.32%) SCOM
3 5 (5.26%) Puppet
4 4 (4.21%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.11%) PowerCLI
6 1 (1.05%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.05%) SCSM
6 1 (1.05%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.05%) ThinApp
6 1 (1.05%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (32.63%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.95%) VMware
3 14 (14.74%) Citrix
4 6 (6.32%) BMC
4 6 (6.32%) Google
4 6 (6.32%) Intel Security
5 5 (5.26%) Oracle
5 5 (5.26%) ServiceNow
6 4 (4.21%) HP
7 3 (3.16%) Apple
7 3 (3.16%) Cisco
7 3 (3.16%) Palo Alto
7 3 (3.16%) SonicWALL
7 3 (3.16%) Veeam
8 2 (2.11%) Dell
8 2 (2.11%) NetApp
8 2 (2.11%) Qualys
8 2 (2.11%) webMethods
9 1 (1.05%) Adobe
9 1 (1.05%) EMC
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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