Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 over the 6 months to 24 November 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 8
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 52 64
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 0 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 0.95% 0.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 5.21% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
East Sussex median daily rate - £345 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +38.00% +17.65%
South East median daily rate £225 £201 £300
% change year-on-year +11.80% -32.92% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £10.00
South East median hourly rate £17.13 £15.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year +14.17% -10.45% +19.64%

Windows 8 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 East Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 69 96 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 12.57% 18.22% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 62 85
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £345 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% +11.29% +6.44%
10th Percentile £140 £181 £147
90th Percentile £600 £536 £428
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 12
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +142.86% +2.94% +8.07%
10th Percentile £41.25 £13.45 £10.20
90th Percentile £43.75 £40.00 £26.60
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.06 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.58% -10.21% +20.79%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in East Sussex

Windows 8
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows 8 in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 8 in East Sussex

Windows 8
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 in East Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 8 in East Sussex