Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 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
West Sussex > Crawley
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 41 34 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 17.60% 15.04% 12.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.93% 50.00% 33.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 20 40
Crawley median daily rate £150 £365 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -58.90% +21.67% -11.11%
10th Percentile £105 £164 £149
90th Percentile £488 £438 £419
West Sussex median daily rate £184 £325 £305
% change year-on-year -43.46% +6.56% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 12
Crawley median hourly rate £21.50 £34.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.76% -9.33% +141.94%
10th Percentile £16.85 £34.00 £15.38
90th Percentile £25.95 £34.00 £38.75
West Sussex median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year +28.57% -16.42% +6.35%

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 Crawley with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Crawley
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 57 68 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 24.46% 30.09% 37.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 39 145
Crawley median daily rate £263 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.05% +5.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £108 £214 £240
90th Percentile £588 £445 £538
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £370 £355
% change year-on-year +21.62% +4.23% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 12
Crawley median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -9.33% +141.94%
10th Percentile £22.70 £34.00 £15.38
90th Percentile £47.50 £34.00 £38.75
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +210.34% -14.71% +7.94%

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 21 January 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Windows.

1 32 (78.05%) Active Directory
2 26 (63.41%) ITIL
3 20 (48.78%) Windows Server
4 18 (43.90%) MS Exchange
5 16 (39.02%) Windows 7
6 15 (36.59%) Office 365
7 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
8 13 (31.71%) DNS
8 13 (31.71%) DHCP
8 13 (31.71%) Citrix
9 11 (26.83%) Incident Management
9 11 (26.83%) Remote Desktop
10 10 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (21.95%) SCCM
11 9 (21.95%) VMware
11 9 (21.95%) IP Telephony
11 9 (21.95%) Service Management
12 8 (19.51%) HP
13 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Office
13 6 (14.63%) Migration
13 6 (14.63%) SEO
13 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
13 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (14.63%) Windows 10
14 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
14 5 (12.20%) VPN
15 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 4 (9.76%) PMP

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 18 (43.90%) MS Exchange
2 10 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.88%) Apache
3 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.88%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.88%) IIS
3 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) Office 365
2 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.88%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) DHCP
1 13 (31.71%) DNS
2 11 (26.83%) Remote Desktop
3 9 (21.95%) IP Telephony
4 5 (12.20%) VPN
5 4 (9.76%) LAN
6 3 (7.32%) 3G
6 3 (7.32%) 4G
6 3 (7.32%) ADSL
6 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.32%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.88%) BIG-IP
8 1 (2.44%) Network Security
8 1 (2.44%) PBX
8 1 (2.44%) Skype
8 1 (2.44%) VLAN
8 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) MySQL
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Back Office
2 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.88%) Online Betting
2 2 (4.88%) Publishing
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Desktop Support
3 6 (14.63%) Service Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Support Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (12.20%) Architect
5 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (9.76%) Active Directory Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Active Directory Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) IT Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) IT Manager
5 4 (9.76%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 3 (7.32%) IT Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) CMDB
1 3 (7.32%) Smartphone
2 2 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.44%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Windows Server
2 16 (39.02%) Windows 7
3 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (14.63%) Windows 10
4 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.76%) Linux
5 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.32%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.88%) Mac OS
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.44%) Android
8 1 (2.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) ITIL
2 11 (26.83%) Incident Management
3 9 (21.95%) Service Management
4 6 (14.63%) Migration
4 6 (14.63%) SEO
5 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.76%) Break/Fix
7 2 (4.88%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.88%) Change Management
7 2 (4.88%) Proactive Management
7 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.44%) Collaborative Working
8 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.44%) DevOps
8 1 (2.44%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.44%) Line Management
8 1 (2.44%) Open Source
8 1 (2.44%) Project Management
8 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.44%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) PMI Certification
1 4 (9.76%) PMP
1 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) CCA
2 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.44%) MCSA
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (78.05%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.88%) iptables
3 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.88%) XenApp
3 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) SCCM
2 3 (7.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (4.88%) vRealize
4 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 13 (31.71%) Citrix
3 9 (21.95%) VMware
4 8 (19.51%) HP
5 3 (7.32%) Dell
5 3 (7.32%) NetApp
5 3 (7.32%) Symantec
6 2 (4.88%) IBM
6 2 (4.88%) Lotus
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle
7 1 (2.44%) Apple
7 1 (2.44%) BT
7 1 (2.44%) Infoblox
7 1 (2.44%) Intel
7 1 (2.44%) Remedy