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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows 12 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 23.08% 33.33% 16.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 77.78% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Average daily rate
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£145 £301 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.86% -7.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £164 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £371 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £310 £312
% change year-on-year
-1.77% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.76%
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
20 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 38.46% 42.86% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 5
Average daily rate £163 £276 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.99% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £120 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £363 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.25% -8.82%

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
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 23 September 2014.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Worthing

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 16 (57.14%) MS Office
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) Windows 7
3 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
5 5 (17.86%) Windows 2000
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
7 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (10.71%) VMware
7 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
8 2 (7.14%) MCSE
8 2 (7.14%) LAN
8 2 (7.14%) WAN
8 2 (7.14%) PVCS
8 2 (7.14%) XML
8 2 (7.14%) SQL
8 2 (7.14%) Clustering
8 2 (7.14%) Finance
8 2 (7.14%) Validation
8 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
8 2 (7.14%) Lync
8 2 (7.14%) SCCM
8 2 (7.14%) Subversion
8 2 (7.14%) Statistics

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.14%) Lync
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (57.14%) MS Office
2 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) LAN
1 2 (7.14%) WAN
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) PVCS
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) Trac
2 1 (3.57%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.57%) NUnit
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
1 8 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) IT Support
3 6 (21.43%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (17.86%) Rollout Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Deployment Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) SCCM Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Validation Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) DOM
2 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows 7
2 5 (17.86%) Windows 2000
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.14%) Validation
2 1 (3.57%) TDD
2 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
2 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
2 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (3.57%) Memory Management
2 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
2 1 (3.57%) OOP
2 1 (3.57%) OO
2 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.57%) Regression Testing
2 1 (3.57%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) MCDBA
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) MCSD
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
3 1 (3.57%) MCPD
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) ProCurve
3 1 (3.57%) F5
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) Juniper
3 1 (3.57%) NetApp
3 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint