Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 28 18
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows 45 28 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 7.92% 5.28% 8.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.45% 47.46% 44.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 27
East Sussex median daily rate £238 £344 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.91% +19.57% -7.26%
10th Percentile £120 £123 £123
90th Percentile £495 £425 £408
South East median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
East Sussex median hourly rate £11.50 - £15.50
10th Percentile £10.75 - £13.45
90th Percentile £12.25 - £22.30
South East median hourly rate £16.58 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.63% +6.67% -13.03%

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 106 59 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 18.66% 11.13% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 39 69
East Sussex median daily rate £438 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +12.90%
10th Percentile £120 £195 £189
90th Percentile £568 £528 £528
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
East Sussex median hourly rate £11.50 £42.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.94% +157.58% -2.94%
10th Percentile £10.75 £41.25 £13.56
90th Percentile £12.25 £43.75 £37.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -5.56%

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 20 October 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
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 20 October 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 +17 41 £123 -66.89% 10
Hastings -2 1 - - 1
Lewes - 1 £588 - 5
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 22 (48.89%) Linux
2 16 (35.56%) Python
3 14 (31.11%) JIRA
4 12 (26.67%) C#
5 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (22.22%) Windows 10
7 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (20.00%) Java
7 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
8 8 (17.78%) SQL
8 8 (17.78%) Google
8 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
8 8 (17.78%) Analytics
9 7 (15.56%) Hyper-V
9 7 (15.56%) SCCM
9 7 (15.56%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (15.56%) Subversion
9 7 (15.56%) NHS
9 7 (15.56%) MySQL
10 6 (13.33%) ETL
10 6 (13.33%) SAP
10 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
10 6 (13.33%) C
10 6 (13.33%) VMS
10 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
10 6 (13.33%) Marketing
10 6 (13.33%) Degree
10 6 (13.33%) Selenium

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 6 (13.33%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.44%) Documentum
3 2 (4.44%) JBoss
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) nginx
4 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Acrobat
1 1 (2.22%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.22%) InDesign
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (6.67%) Office 365
3 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) GitHub
3 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.22%) IaaS
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) RTMP
1 2 (4.44%) RTSP
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) LAN
2 1 (2.22%) Network Security
2 1 (2.22%) SAN
2 1 (2.22%) Skype
2 1 (2.22%) SMS
2 1 (2.22%) SSL
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) VoIP
2 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) MySQL
2 7 (15.56%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (13.33%) Big Data
3 6 (13.33%) HBase
3 6 (13.33%) icCube
4 5 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) JIRA
2 7 (15.56%) Subversion
3 6 (13.33%) Selenium
4 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.67%) CMake
5 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.44%) Mercurial
6 2 (4.44%) WiX
7 1 (2.22%) Ant
7 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.22%) Gatling
7 1 (2.22%) Grunt
7 1 (2.22%) gulp
7 1 (2.22%) IntelliJ
7 1 (2.22%) JUnit
7 1 (2.22%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (2.22%) Sublime Text
General
1 6 (13.33%) Marketing
2 5 (11.11%) Electronics
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Developer
2 8 (17.78%) Desktop Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Desktop Support
2 8 (17.78%) Support Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Build Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Junior
5 4 (8.89%) QA Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) QA Test Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Junior QA Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Junior Test Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) SQL BI Developer
6 3 (6.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) Kafka
1 6 (13.33%) LAPP Stack
1 6 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (11.11%) .NET
3 3 (6.67%) CSS
3 3 (6.67%) HTML
3 3 (6.67%) J2EE
4 2 (4.44%) LAMP
5 1 (2.22%) EJB
5 1 (2.22%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.22%) J2SE
5 1 (2.22%) JSON
5 1 (2.22%) REST
5 1 (2.22%) Sass
5 1 (2.22%) Servlets
5 1 (2.22%) SOAP
5 1 (2.22%) Spring
5 1 (2.22%) Web Services
5 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) NHS
2 5 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.44%) Replication
4 2 (4.44%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (2.22%) Clustering
5 1 (2.22%) CMDB
5 1 (2.22%) Digital Signage
5 1 (2.22%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.22%) iPhone
5 1 (2.22%) Social Media
5 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (48.89%) Linux
2 10 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
4 6 (13.33%) VMS
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.44%) Debian
7 1 (2.22%) Android
7 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.22%) Unix
7 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.78%) Analytics
4 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 6 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (13.33%) ETL
4 6 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 5 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 5 (11.11%) OO
5 5 (11.11%) OOP
5 5 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 4 (8.89%) Migration
6 4 (8.89%) Software Deployment
6 4 (8.89%) Software Testing
7 3 (6.67%) DevOps
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (4.44%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) Python
2 12 (26.67%) C#
3 9 (20.00%) Java
4 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.78%) SQL
5 6 (13.33%) C
5 6 (13.33%) Go
6 5 (11.11%) C++
7 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.22%) Groovy
8 1 (2.22%) Haskell
8 1 (2.22%) Perl
8 1 (2.22%) Ruby
8 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Hyper-V
2 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.33%) Apache Flume
3 4 (8.89%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.22%) Docker
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.22%) vSphere
5 1 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.22%) Grafana
2 1 (2.22%) Kibana
2 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Google
2 6 (13.33%) SAP
2 6 (13.33%) Vertica
3 4 (8.89%) Citrix
3 4 (8.89%) VMware
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.44%) Adobe
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle
6 1 (2.22%) Apple
6 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.22%) EMC
6 1 (2.22%) Fujitsu
6 1 (2.22%) HP
6 1 (2.22%) IBM
6 1 (2.22%) NetApp
6 1 (2.22%) OutSystems
6 1 (2.22%) Sophos
6 1 (2.22%) Tandberg
6 1 (2.22%) webMethods