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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 8
South East / East Sussex
Rank 34 - 41
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.48% - 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.00% - 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £128 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £180 £168
% change year-on-year -16.66% +7.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -15.15% +17.85%  

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

Contract Operating System Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 25 57 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 11.90% 19.45% 24.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 31 38
Median daily rate £330 £315 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -0.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £250 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £371 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% -55.12%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 in East Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 8 in East Sussex

Windows 8
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hastings - 1 £128 -
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 8 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Wyse
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) PMO

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Wyse