Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 April 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 30 10
Rank change year-on-year +18 -20 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 56 25 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 10.73% 5.29% 14.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.37% 46.30% 62.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 38
East Sussex median daily rate £225 £225 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -30.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £105 £110 £189
90th Percentile £504 £446 £491
South East median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +2.86% - +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 9
East Sussex median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +3.23% -54.41%
10th Percentile £11.85 £14.88 £13.40
90th Percentile £21.84 £19.15 £31.28
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -6.25% +1.59%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 103 54 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 19.73% 11.42% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 35 69
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.79% +1.54% +6.56%
10th Percentile £120 £144 £210
90th Percentile £575 £453 £490
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 9
East Sussex median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +3.23% -52.42%
10th Percentile £11.85 £15.06 £13.40
90th Percentile £21.84 £32.38 £31.28
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +12.90% -13.89% +11.39%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in East Sussex

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in East Sussex

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in East Sussex over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in East Sussex

Windows
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 in East Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in East Sussex

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in East Sussex over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows in East Sussex

Windows
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 within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +20 37 £123 -48.42% 14
Hove +3 6 £475 +12.43%
Hastings -4 4 £140 +9.80% 3
Lewes - 1 £588 - 1
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 - - 3
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Windows.

1 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
1 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.43%) SQL
2 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 10 (17.86%) Migration
3 10 (17.86%) Windows 10
4 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
4 9 (16.07%) Linux
4 9 (16.07%) Windows XP
5 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (12.50%) VMware
6 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (10.71%) IBM
7 6 (10.71%) ITIL
7 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (8.93%) Time Management
8 5 (8.93%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (8.93%) HBase
8 5 (8.93%) OpenStack
8 5 (8.93%) Vertica
8 5 (8.93%) Kafka
8 5 (8.93%) Analytics
8 5 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
8 5 (8.93%) C#
8 5 (8.93%) ETL
8 5 (8.93%) VMS
8 5 (8.93%) Task Automation

Windows
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.93%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.57%) IIS
2 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.36%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.57%) Office 365
4 1 (1.79%) Logentries
4 1 (1.79%) Loggly
4 1 (1.79%) PaaS
4 1 (1.79%) SaaS
4 1 (1.79%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Internet
1 4 (7.14%) VPN
2 3 (5.36%) SAN
3 2 (3.57%) Firewall
3 2 (3.57%) Network Security
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.79%) DHCP
4 1 (1.79%) LAN
4 1 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.79%) SMS
4 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.79%) WAN
4 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (8.93%) HBase
2 5 (8.93%) icCube
2 5 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.14%) Big Data
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
1 4 (7.14%) Marketing
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Electronics
3 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Desktop Support
1 12 (21.43%) Developer
2 11 (19.64%) Desktop Engineer
3 10 (17.86%) Analyst
4 8 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (10.71%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Support Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) DBA
6 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (8.93%) SQL DBA
6 5 (8.93%) Technical Developer
7 4 (7.14%) IT Support
7 4 (7.14%) Server Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Service Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Service Desk Support
7 4 (7.14%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) Kafka
2 3 (5.36%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (5.36%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (3.57%) .NET
3 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.57%) Angular 2
3 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (3.57%) Entity Framework
3 2 (3.57%) WCF
3 2 (3.57%) WinForms
4 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.79%) COM+
4 1 (1.79%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.79%) Middleware
4 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) NHS
2 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.79%) Handset
2 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
2 1 (1.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 10 (17.86%) Windows 10
3 9 (16.07%) Linux
3 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
3 9 (16.07%) Windows XP
4 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (8.93%) VMS
6 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.57%) AIX
7 2 (3.57%) Unix
8 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) Migration
2 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (10.71%) ITIL
4 5 (8.93%) Analytics
4 5 (8.93%) ETL
4 5 (8.93%) Task Automation
4 5 (8.93%) Time Management
5 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.36%) Break/Fix
5 3 (5.36%) Service Management
5 3 (5.36%) Workflow
6 2 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.57%) Data Transformation
6 2 (3.57%) Database Tuning
6 2 (3.57%) DevOps
6 2 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (3.57%) Integrated Marketing
6 2 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.57%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.57%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) SQL
2 5 (8.93%) C#
2 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.36%) C
3 3 (5.36%) Go
3 3 (5.36%) Java
3 3 (5.36%) Python
3 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.79%) C++
5 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
1 4 (7.14%) MCSE
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.36%) MCSA
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) CCNA
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.79%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.79%) MCITP
4 1 (1.79%) MCP
4 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) GCP
System Software
1 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (5.36%) Apache Flume
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.79%) vSphere
6 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) OpenView
1 3 (5.36%) OVSD
2 2 (3.57%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.79%) EdgeSight
3 1 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.79%) Graylog
3 1 (1.79%) logstash
3 1 (1.79%) Nessus
3 1 (1.79%) NetCrunch
3 1 (1.79%) QRadar
3 1 (1.79%) SCCM
3 1 (1.79%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) VMware
3 6 (10.71%) IBM
4 5 (8.93%) Vertica
5 4 (7.14%) Cisco
5 4 (7.14%) HP
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle
5 4 (7.14%) ServiceNow
6 3 (5.36%) Apple
6 3 (5.36%) Citrix
6 3 (5.36%) Google
6 3 (5.36%) Ivanti
7 2 (3.57%) EMC
7 2 (3.57%) Palo Alto
7 2 (3.57%) SAP
7 2 (3.57%) Splunk
8 1 (1.79%) Dell
8 1 (1.79%) Genesys
8 1 (1.79%) Juniper
8 1 (1.79%) NetApp