Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 23 14
Rank change year-on-year +4 -9 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 23 23 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 7.30% 6.74% 12.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.10% 34.33% 68.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 41
Brighton median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -6.98%
10th Percentile £93 £263 £140
90th Percentile £448 £376 £400
East Sussex median daily rate £310 £309 £300
% change year-on-year +0.32% +3.00% +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Brighton median hourly rate £12.13 £15.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.46% -10.29% +7.09%
East Sussex median hourly rate £26.07 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +62.91% +3.23% -18.21%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Brighton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 51 67 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 16.19% 19.65% 18.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 38 49
Brighton median daily rate £400 £355 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.68% +18.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £114 £263 £144
90th Percentile £575 £538 £403
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £355 £300
% change year-on-year +5.63% +18.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Brighton median hourly rate £12.13 £20.13 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.73% +18.38% +7.09%
East Sussex median hourly rate £26.07 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +62.91% +3.23% -18.21%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Brighton

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Brighton

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Brighton over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Brighton

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Brighton

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Windows.

1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) Windows Server
3 7 (30.43%) Citrix
3 7 (30.43%) Migration
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
5 5 (21.74%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (21.74%) Office 365
5 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (17.39%) Email Migration
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 4 (17.39%) Unix
6 4 (17.39%) Linux
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (13.04%) VMware
7 3 (13.04%) Finance
7 3 (13.04%) VPN
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (13.04%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (13.04%) XenApp
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (8.70%) Data Guard
8 2 (8.70%) Database Tuning
8 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
8 2 (8.70%) Veeam
8 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
8 2 (8.70%) vSphere

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) VPN
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Advertising
2 2 (8.70%) Electronics
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
1 7 (30.43%) Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support
2 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (17.39%) Service Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Support
2 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) DBA
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.35%) Angular 2
1 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
1 1 (4.35%) WCF
1 1 (4.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows Server
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Unix
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) AIX
4 2 (8.70%) Solaris
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) Android
5 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Migration
2 4 (17.39%) Email Migration
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.70%) Data Security
4 2 (8.70%) Database Tuning
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.35%) Ticket Management
5 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) MCSE
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
2 5 (21.74%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (13.04%) XenApp
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.70%) vSphere
4 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Data Guard
1 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.35%) OpenView
2 1 (4.35%) OVSD
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) Citrix
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) CommVault
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) SAP
4 2 (8.70%) Veeam
5 1 (4.35%) Capita
5 1 (4.35%) EMC
5 1 (4.35%) HP