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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 17 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 5 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 6.17% 25.93% 38.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.25% 66.67% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Average daily rate
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£210 £145 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.82% -51.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £129 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £159 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £10.00 £15.63 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.86 £15.60 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +4.00%
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
16 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 19.75% 38.89% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Average daily rate £300 £163 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.04% -40.99%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £10.00 £16.25 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% -23.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015, 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 11 (61.11%) Windows 7
2 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (44.44%) MS Office
5 5 (27.78%) ITIL
5 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
6 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
7 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 3 (16.67%) MCP
7 3 (16.67%) UNIX
7 3 (16.67%) XML
7 3 (16.67%) Java
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle
7 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
7 3 (16.67%) Toad
7 3 (16.67%) MCSE
7 3 (16.67%) Dell
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (16.67%) SAN
7 3 (16.67%) NHS
7 3 (16.67%) Cisco
7 3 (16.67%) VMware
7 3 (16.67%) webMethods
7 3 (16.67%) McAfee
7 3 (16.67%) Sophos
7 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
7 3 (16.67%) MCDST
7 3 (16.67%) Time Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.56%) Documentum
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) Confluence
3 1 (5.56%) Lync
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (44.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Toad
2 2 (11.11%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Rollout Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Trainer
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Trainer
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) NHS
2 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows 7
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) UNIX
2 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (11.11%) Android
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) HPUX
4 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 3 (16.67%) Time Management
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Java
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) MCP
2 3 (16.67%) MCSE
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (16.67%) MCDST
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.11%) ISEB
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 2 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
1 1 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Dell
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) webMethods
2 3 (16.67%) McAfee
2 3 (16.67%) Sophos
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) Panasonic
3 2 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) HP