Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley 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 26 July 2017 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
West Sussex > Crawley
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 3 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 59 68 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 22.69% 18.04% 16.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 67.82% 50.75% 43.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 48 27
Crawley median daily rate £300 £340 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -17.07% +16.31%
10th Percentile £133 £204 £236
90th Percentile £400 £488 £450
West Sussex median daily rate £343 £303 £323
% change year-on-year +13.22% -6.20% +13.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 5
Crawley median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.18% +77.42% +6.90%
10th Percentile £15.30 £21.25 £14.02
90th Percentile £41.55 £45.30 £16.95
West Sussex median hourly rate £16.50 £22.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -26.67% +40.63% +2.40%

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

Contract Operating System Skills
Crawley
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 87 134 107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 33.46% 35.54% 38.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 101 72
Crawley median daily rate £338 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +3.45% +21.85%
10th Percentile £150 £240 £270
90th Percentile £450 £450 £438
West Sussex median daily rate £410 £371 £338
% change year-on-year +10.44% +10.00% +22.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Crawley median hourly rate £17.00 £32.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.69% +109.68% +6.90%
10th Percentile £15.30 £21.25 £14.02
90th Percentile £41.55 £47.95 £16.95
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 £30.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -43.33% +87.50% +2.40%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Crawley

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Crawley

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Crawley over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Crawley

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Crawley

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Crawley

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Crawley over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows in Crawley

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Windows.

1 41 (69.49%) Active Directory
2 32 (54.24%) Windows Server
3 31 (52.54%) Linux
4 25 (42.37%) VMware
5 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
5 20 (33.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (28.81%) Citrix
7 14 (23.73%) Migration
8 12 (20.34%) E-Commerce
9 11 (18.64%) SC Cleared
9 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
9 11 (18.64%) Windows 7
9 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (16.95%) Data Centre
10 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Office
10 10 (16.95%) HP
11 9 (15.25%) Windows 10
11 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (13.56%) PowerShell
12 8 (13.56%) Windows XP
13 7 (11.86%) MS Exchange
13 7 (11.86%) Office 365
13 7 (11.86%) Virtual Machines
14 6 (10.17%) Hyper-V
14 6 (10.17%) WAN
14 6 (10.17%) DHCP
14 6 (10.17%) Unix
14 6 (10.17%) DNS
15 5 (8.47%) NetApp
15 5 (8.47%) SQL Server

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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 7 (11.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) Office 365
2 3 (5.08%) SaaS
3 1 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) DHCP
1 6 (10.17%) DNS
1 6 (10.17%) WAN
2 5 (8.47%) Firewall
2 5 (8.47%) LAN
2 5 (8.47%) LDAP
3 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.08%) Extranet
4 3 (5.08%) IP Telephony
4 3 (5.08%) Network Security
5 2 (3.39%) IPv4
5 2 (3.39%) IPv6
5 2 (3.39%) MPLS
5 2 (3.39%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (3.39%) SAN
5 2 (3.39%) VPN
6 1 (1.69%) BGP
6 1 (1.69%) Internet
6 1 (1.69%) OSPF
6 1 (1.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.08%) JIRA
1 3 (5.08%) Subversion
2 1 (1.69%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.69%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.69%) Rational Rose
General
1 3 (5.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Back Office
3 1 (1.69%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (42.37%) Analyst
2 14 (23.73%) IT Analyst
3 12 (20.34%) IT Operations Analyst
3 12 (20.34%) Operations Analyst
4 10 (16.95%) Support Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (10.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (10.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Migration Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Support Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 3 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Support
9 3 (5.08%) Windows Deployment Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) iSeries
3 3 (5.08%) AS400
3 3 (5.08%) Replication
4 1 (1.69%) BYOD
4 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (54.24%) Windows Server
2 31 (52.54%) Linux
3 20 (33.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (18.64%) Windows 7
4 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (15.25%) Windows 10
6 8 (13.56%) Windows XP
7 6 (10.17%) Unix
8 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.69%) AIX
9 1 (1.69%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) Migration
2 12 (20.34%) E-Commerce
3 4 (6.78%) ITIL
4 3 (5.08%) Asset Management
4 3 (5.08%) Coaching
4 3 (5.08%) DevOps
4 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (5.08%) Service Management
5 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (3.39%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.39%) Physics
5 2 (3.39%) SEO
5 2 (3.39%) Test Automation
6 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.69%) ITSM
6 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.69%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.56%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.78%) C
3 3 (5.08%) C++
3 3 (5.08%) SQL
4 2 (3.39%) Python
5 1 (1.69%) C#
5 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.69%) VB
5 1 (1.69%) VB6
5 1 (1.69%) VBScript
5 1 (1.69%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) SC Cleared
1 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) MCITP
2 2 (3.39%) MCP
2 2 (3.39%) MCSA
2 2 (3.39%) MCSE
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.69%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.69%) PMO
System Software
1 41 (69.49%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.86%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (10.17%) Hyper-V
5 5 (8.47%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (6.78%) vSphere
7 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.39%) XenApp
9 1 (1.69%) BitLocker
9 1 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) SCCM
1 4 (6.78%) vCenter Server
1 4 (6.78%) WSUS
2 2 (3.39%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.69%) Nagios
3 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 25 (42.37%) VMware
2 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
3 17 (28.81%) Citrix
4 10 (16.95%) HP
5 5 (8.47%) NetApp
6 3 (5.08%) Brocade
6 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.08%) Juniper
6 3 (5.08%) Symantec
7 2 (3.39%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.39%) Cisco
7 2 (3.39%) IBM
7 2 (3.39%) Kaseya
8 1 (1.69%) Aruba
8 1 (1.69%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.69%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.69%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.69%) Ubiquiti