The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 43 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 15 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 6.10% 24.07% 47.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.27% 74.29% 96.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 20
Median daily rate £135 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £213 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £475 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
Windows
West Sussex

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

Operating Systems Category
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 35 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 22.36% 32.41% 49.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 20
Median daily rate £425 £420 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £215 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Worthing region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Worthing

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Worthing region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Worthing

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Worthing region with a requirement for Windows.

1 10 (58.82%) SQL
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
1 10 (58.82%) Unix
2 9 (52.94%) XML
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) ISEB
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
4 6 (35.29%) Confluence
4 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
4 6 (35.29%) Gatling
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) JIRA
4 6 (35.29%) Selenium
5 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
5 5 (29.41%) MS Office
5 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
5 5 (29.41%) Open Source
5 5 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (23.53%) Scala
7 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
7 3 (17.65%) SDLC
7 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
7 3 (17.65%) Java
7 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
7 3 (17.65%) webMethods
8 2 (11.76%) Service Management
8 2 (11.76%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing 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 6 (35.29%) Confluence
2 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.88%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Project
3 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) 3G
1 1 (5.88%) ADSL
1 1 (5.88%) Broadband
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (5.88%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
1 6 (35.29%) Gatling
1 6 (35.29%) JIRA
1 6 (35.29%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.88%) Toad
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Automation Tester
2 5 (29.41%) Tester
3 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Test Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Unix
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
3 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Test Scripting
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Open Source
4 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
5 2 (11.76%) Coaching
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 2 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Test Management
6 1 (5.88%) Change Control
6 1 (5.88%) Conflict Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) RUP
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) Scala
4 3 (17.65%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) VBA
5 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) ISEB
2 5 (29.41%) ISTQB
2 5 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (11.76%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCSM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) webMethods
4 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) SAP