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 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 75 93 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.09% 18.64% 31.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.45% 57.41% 89.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 51 67
Median daily rate £313 £300 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £120 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £438 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 29
Median hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.77 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £20.30 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +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
143 162 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.15% 32.46% 35.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 87 77
Median daily rate £350 £338 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +53.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £120 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 29
Median hourly rate £30.00 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.69 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £50.00 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +2 28 £350 -15.15% 4
Worthing -1 22 £200 +66.66% 1
Gatwick -8 10 £325 +8.33% 3
Horsham 0 3 £130 -56.84% 10
East Grinstead +1 1 £355 +77.50%
Burgess Hill -8 1 £275 +34.14% 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £345 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 71 (44.65%) Active Directory
2 66 (41.51%) Microsoft
3 43 (27.04%) Windows Server
4 41 (25.79%) Windows 7
5 37 (23.27%) VMware
6 36 (22.64%) MS Office
7 35 (22.01%) MS Excel
8 34 (21.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 33 (20.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 30 (18.87%) ITIL
10 30 (18.87%) Finance
11 29 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (14.47%) JavaScript
12 23 (14.47%) SQL
12 23 (14.47%) SCCM
13 22 (13.84%) XML
14 20 (12.58%) MS Exchange
15 19 (11.95%) Unix
16 18 (11.32%) Linux
16 18 (11.32%) Firewall
17 17 (10.69%) Oracle
17 17 (10.69%) PowerShell
17 17 (10.69%) Office 365
18 16 (10.06%) VMware Infrastructure
19 15 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
19 15 (9.43%) Data Centre
19 15 (9.43%) Windows XP
19 15 (9.43%) Citrix
20 14 (8.81%) C#
21 13 (8.18%) SQL Server

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 20 (12.58%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.92%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.40%) Confluence
5 5 (3.14%) IIS
6 4 (2.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (2.52%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.89%) SAS
7 3 (1.89%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.26%) Documentum
9 1 (0.63%) Apache
9 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 36 (22.64%) MS Office
2 35 (22.01%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.26%) MS Project
4 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.69%) Office 365
2 15 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.14%) IaaS
4 4 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.89%) Mimecast
5 3 (1.89%) Yammer
6 2 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.26%) PaaS
6 2 (1.26%) SaaS
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.63%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.32%) Firewall
2 12 (7.55%) LAN
3 10 (6.29%) VPN
4 9 (5.66%) Internet
4 9 (5.66%) WAN
5 8 (5.03%) SAN
6 6 (3.77%) DHCP
6 6 (3.77%) DNS
7 5 (3.14%) TCP/IP
8 4 (2.52%) Extranet
8 4 (2.52%) MPLS
8 4 (2.52%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.89%) IP Telephony
9 3 (1.89%) SNMP
9 3 (1.89%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.89%) Wireless
10 2 (1.26%) 3G
10 2 (1.26%) ADSL
10 2 (1.26%) Broadband
10 2 (1.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.52%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.26%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (0.63%) GIS
4 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (6.29%) Cucumber
1 10 (6.29%) Gatling
1 10 (6.29%) Selenium
2 8 (5.03%) JIRA
3 6 (3.77%) NUnit
4 4 (2.52%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.52%) MSI
5 3 (1.89%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.26%) AdminStudio
6 2 (1.26%) InstallShield
6 2 (1.26%) PVCS
6 2 (1.26%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.26%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.63%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.63%) LSMW
7 1 (0.63%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
General
1 30 (18.87%) Finance
2 8 (5.03%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.77%) Back Office
4 2 (1.26%) Online Betting
5 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.63%) Avionics
5 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 52 (32.70%) Analyst
2 22 (13.84%) Support Analyst
3 15 (9.43%) IT Support
4 11 (6.92%) Service Analyst
4 11 (6.92%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (6.29%) Developer
5 10 (6.29%) Infrastructure Manager
5 10 (6.29%) IT Analyst
5 10 (6.29%) Project Manager
6 9 (5.66%) .NET Developer
6 9 (5.66%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (5.66%) C# Developer
6 9 (5.66%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 8 (5.03%) 1st Line Support
7 8 (5.03%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (5.03%) Consultant
7 8 (5.03%) Desktop Support
7 8 (5.03%) Infrastructure Support
7 8 (5.03%) Security Analyst
7 8 (5.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.84%) XML
2 11 (6.92%) .NET
3 10 (6.29%) ASP.NET
4 9 (5.66%) Web Services
5 8 (5.03%) CSS
5 8 (5.03%) HTML
5 8 (5.03%) jQuery
6 7 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.89%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.63%) Ajax
8 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.63%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.63%) HTML5
8 1 (0.63%) J2EE
8 1 (0.63%) Kendo UI
8 1 (0.63%) WinForms
8 1 (0.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.43%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.29%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.40%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.77%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.14%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (3.14%) PKI
8 4 (2.52%) BYOD
8 4 (2.52%) iSeries
8 4 (2.52%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.89%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.89%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.26%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (1.26%) Fintech
10 2 (1.26%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.63%) NHS
11 1 (0.63%) Replication
11 1 (0.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 43 (27.04%) Windows Server
2 41 (25.79%) Windows 7
3 34 (21.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (20.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (11.95%) Unix
6 18 (11.32%) Linux
7 15 (9.43%) Windows XP
8 13 (8.18%) Windows 10
9 8 (5.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (4.40%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.89%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.26%) VMS
13 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.87%) ITIL
2 29 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (8.18%) Migration
3 13 (8.18%) SDLC
4 12 (7.55%) Software Engineering
5 10 (6.29%) Service Delivery
6 9 (5.66%) Business Analysis
7 8 (5.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (5.03%) Information Security
7 8 (5.03%) SOA
7 8 (5.03%) Test Scripting
8 7 (4.40%) Application Packaging
8 7 (4.40%) Change Management
8 7 (4.40%) MVC
8 7 (4.40%) Open Source
8 7 (4.40%) PRINCE2
8 7 (4.40%) Project Management
8 7 (4.40%) Service Management
9 6 (3.77%) Configuration Management
9 6 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.47%) JavaScript
1 23 (14.47%) SQL
2 17 (10.69%) PowerShell
3 14 (8.81%) C#
4 12 (7.55%) VBScript
5 11 (6.92%) C++
6 10 (6.29%) C
7 8 (5.03%) Java
8 6 (3.77%) Scala
9 4 (2.52%) Python
9 4 (2.52%) Ruby
10 3 (1.89%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.26%) Perl
11 2 (1.26%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.26%) VB
12 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.63%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.63%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (8.18%) Degree
1 13 (8.18%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (6.29%) CISSP
3 10 (6.29%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.03%) ISEB
4 8 (5.03%) MCSA
4 8 (5.03%) MCSE
5 6 (3.77%) ISTQB
5 6 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (3.77%) MCP
6 4 (2.52%) SANS
6 4 (2.52%) SSCP
7 3 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.26%) CCA
8 2 (1.26%) MCDST
8 2 (1.26%) MCSD
8 2 (1.26%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.26%) PMP
8 2 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.92%) SLA
2 9 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.77%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.77%) QA
4 4 (2.52%) PMBOK
4 4 (2.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.63%) COBIT
5 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.63%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.63%) RMADS
System Software
1 71 (44.65%) Active Directory
2 16 (10.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.29%) XenApp
4 7 (4.40%) BitLocker
4 7 (4.40%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.14%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.89%) ISA Server
6 3 (1.89%) vSphere
6 3 (1.89%) XenServer
7 2 (1.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (14.47%) SCCM
2 4 (2.52%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (2.52%) WSUS
3 3 (1.89%) MOM
3 3 (1.89%) SCOM
4 2 (1.26%) ThinApp
5 1 (0.63%) Ansible
5 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 66 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 37 (23.27%) VMware
3 17 (10.69%) Oracle
4 15 (9.43%) Citrix
5 13 (8.18%) Cisco
5 13 (8.18%) HP
6 5 (3.14%) F5
6 5 (3.14%) Qualys
7 4 (2.52%) 3PAR
7 4 (2.52%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.52%) Intel Security
7 4 (2.52%) Splunk
8 3 (1.89%) Blue Coat
8 3 (1.89%) Dell
8 3 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.89%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.26%) IBM
9 2 (1.26%) Meraki
9 2 (1.26%) NetApp
9 2 (1.26%) SAP
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: 3 months rolling £ good
Posted: 5 days ago