Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 36 15
Rank change year-on-year +23 -21 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows 52 19 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 9.63% 3.58% 9.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.00% 35.19% 56.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 33
East Sussex median daily rate £300 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £120 £110 £124
90th Percentile £575 £445 £498
South East median daily rate £375 £358 £350
% change year-on-year +4.90% +2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 6
East Sussex median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.10% +35.48% -22.50%
10th Percentile £11.65 £21.00 £13.88
90th Percentile £16.68 £21.00 £35.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £14.93 £15.79
% change year-on-year +17.25% -5.45% -1.34%

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 100 54 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 18.52% 10.19% 17.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 35 71
East Sussex median daily rate £441 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.78% +4.62% -
10th Percentile £120 £281 £190
90th Percentile £528 £483 £488
South East median daily rate £416 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +4.06% +6.67% +3.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 6
East Sussex median hourly rate £13.00 £31.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.06% +104.84% -8.82%
10th Percentile £11.65 £23.03 £13.88
90th Percentile £16.68 £41.48 £35.50
South East median hourly rate £18.50 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +19.35% -22.50% +21.21%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +28 46 £175 +16.67% 10
Hove +3 2 £475 +12.43%
Lewes - 2 £588 - 2
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 21 (40.38%) Linux
2 16 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (28.85%) Python
4 14 (26.92%) SQL
4 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
5 13 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 13 (25.00%) JIRA
5 13 (25.00%) Analytics
6 12 (23.08%) HBase
6 12 (23.08%) OpenStack
6 12 (23.08%) Vertica
6 12 (23.08%) Kafka
6 12 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (23.08%) Hyper-V
6 12 (23.08%) icCube
6 12 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (23.08%) ETL
6 12 (23.08%) VMS
7 11 (21.15%) Google
7 11 (21.15%) Windows 10
7 11 (21.15%) Degree
7 11 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (21.15%) Big Data
8 10 (19.23%) Apache Flume
8 10 (19.23%) Go
8 10 (19.23%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (19.23%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (19.23%) LAPP Stack
8 10 (19.23%) GCP
8 10 (19.23%) C

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 12 (23.08%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (19.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.69%) Office 365
4 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.92%) IaaS
4 1 (1.92%) Logentries
4 1 (1.92%) Loggly
4 1 (1.92%) PaaS
4 1 (1.92%) SaaS
4 1 (1.92%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Internet
1 3 (5.77%) Network Security
1 3 (5.77%) VPN
2 2 (3.85%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) RTMP
2 2 (3.85%) RTSP
2 2 (3.85%) SMS
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.92%) DHCP
3 1 (1.92%) SAN
3 1 (1.92%) Skype
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 12 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (23.08%) HBase
2 12 (23.08%) icCube
2 12 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (21.15%) Big Data
4 5 (9.62%) MySQL
5 3 (5.77%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (5.77%) Selenium
3 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.85%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (11.54%) Marketing
2 5 (9.62%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.69%) Electronics
3 4 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 13 (25.00%) Developer
2 12 (23.08%) Desktop Engineer
3 11 (21.15%) Support Engineer
4 10 (19.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (9.62%) SQL Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (5.77%) DBA
8 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) QA Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) QA Test Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) SQL BI Developer
8 3 (5.77%) SQL DBA
8 3 (5.77%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL DBA
9 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) Kafka
2 10 (19.23%) LAPP Stack
2 10 (19.23%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (3.85%) LAMP
4 1 (1.92%) COM+
4 1 (1.92%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.92%) Middleware
4 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) NHS
2 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.77%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.85%) Replication
4 2 (3.85%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.92%) Handset
5 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) Linux
2 12 (23.08%) VMS
3 11 (21.15%) Windows 10
4 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 7 (13.46%) Windows XP
6 6 (11.54%) Windows Server
7 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (3.85%) Debian
9 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.92%) AIX
10 1 (1.92%) Android
10 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (25.00%) Analytics
3 12 (23.08%) ETL
4 8 (15.38%) Migration
5 5 (9.62%) Time Management
6 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.77%) Multithreading
7 3 (5.77%) OO
7 3 (5.77%) OOP
7 3 (5.77%) Software Testing
7 3 (5.77%) Test Automation
8 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.85%) Data Transformation
8 2 (3.85%) DevOps
8 2 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (3.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) Python
2 14 (26.92%) SQL
3 10 (19.23%) C
3 10 (19.23%) C#
3 10 (19.23%) Go
3 10 (19.23%) Java
3 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.92%) C++
5 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.92%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.92%) MCSA
4 1 (1.92%) MCSE
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) GCP
2 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 10 (19.23%) Apache Flume
4 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.85%) vSphere
6 1 (1.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) SCCM
2 2 (3.85%) OpenView
2 2 (3.85%) OVSD
3 1 (1.92%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.92%) EdgeSight
3 1 (1.92%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (1.92%) Graylog
3 1 (1.92%) logstash
3 1 (1.92%) NetCrunch
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.92%) QRadar
3 1 (1.92%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Vertica
2 11 (21.15%) Google
3 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.54%) VMware
5 5 (9.62%) Cisco
5 5 (9.62%) SAP
6 4 (7.69%) Oracle
6 4 (7.69%) ServiceNow
7 3 (5.77%) Apple
7 3 (5.77%) Citrix
7 3 (5.77%) HP
7 3 (5.77%) IBM
8 2 (3.85%) EMC
8 2 (3.85%) Ivanti
8 2 (3.85%) NetApp
8 2 (3.85%) Splunk
9 1 (1.92%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.92%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (1.92%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.92%) Zerto