The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 17 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 20 30 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 32.26% 50.00% 23.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 95.24% 76.92% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £139 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £417 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Average hourly rate £24.88 £14.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.67% -24.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.63 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -8.59%
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
21 39 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 33.87% 65.00% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 12
Average daily rate £375 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £140 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £14.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -24.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Worthing region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Worthing

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Worthing region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Worthing

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 23 (71.88%) Microsoft
2 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
2 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
4 11 (34.38%) MS Office
5 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 9 (28.13%) Clustering
6 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (28.13%) ITIL
6 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (25.00%) MCSE
8 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
8 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
9 6 (18.75%) SQL
10 5 (15.63%) MCP
10 5 (15.63%) ITIL V3
10 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
11 4 (12.50%) VMware
11 4 (12.50%) Windows 2000
12 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
12 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
12 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
12 3 (9.38%) Lync
12 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
13 2 (6.25%) Smartphone
13 2 (6.25%) MCITP

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
2 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.38%) Lync
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Office
2 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) LAN
2 2 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) LabVIEW
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) Trac
1 1 (3.13%) NUnit
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
1 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 2 (6.25%) Publishing
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Server Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) IT Support Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Support Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) IT Support
3 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (9.38%) Desktop Support
4 3 (9.38%) Designer
4 3 (9.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Mobility Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.13%) CSS
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
1 1 (3.13%) XML
1 1 (3.13%) DOM
1 1 (3.13%) XSLT
1 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.13%) NHS
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (12.50%) Windows 2000
5 2 (6.25%) Android
5 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) ITIL V3
3 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.25%) Validation
4 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.13%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) OOP
5 1 (3.13%) OO
5 1 (3.13%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.13%) MVC
5 1 (3.13%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Memory Management
5 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.13%) TDD
5 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Python
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (25.00%) MCSE
3 5 (15.63%) MCP
4 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) MCITP
6 1 (3.13%) MCSA
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.13%) MCDST
6 1 (3.13%) MCTS
6 1 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) Syclo
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Dell
4 1 (3.13%) Juniper
4 1 (3.13%) NetApp
4 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.13%) McAfee
4 1 (3.13%) Sophos
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Panasonic
4 1 (3.13%) F5
4 1 (3.13%) ProCurve