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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South East / East Sussex
Rank 19 13 6
Rank change year-on-year -6 -7  
Contract jobs citing Windows 13 36 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 6.28% 12.54% 17.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.00% 61.02% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 26
Median daily rate £300 £313 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +2.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £158 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £353 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £340 £320
% change year-on-year +1.47% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% -48.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.45% +6.89%  

Windows 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 59 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 12.08% 20.56% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 33 39
Median daily rate £330 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -3.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £365 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £335
% change year-on-year +6.89% +8.20%  
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 £15.15 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -8.18% +6.45%  

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 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
Brighton -13 5 £375 +15.38% 11
Hastings - 3 £128 -
Hove - 2 £423 - 2
Uckfield - 1 £275 -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 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.

1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
2 10 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 9 (28.13%) VMware
3 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
3 9 (28.13%) MS Office
4 8 (25.00%) SQL
5 7 (21.88%) .NET
5 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
6 6 (18.75%) C#
7 5 (15.63%) Linux
7 5 (15.63%) Citrix
7 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (12.50%) SCCM
8 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Migration
8 4 (12.50%) DNS
8 4 (12.50%) Cisco
8 4 (12.50%) SOA
8 4 (12.50%) DHCP
8 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (12.50%) Office 365
9 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (9.38%) LAN
9 3 (9.38%) WAN
9 3 (9.38%) C
9 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
9 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
9 3 (9.38%) Finance
9 3 (9.38%) Manual Testing

Windows
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.25%) StreamWeaver
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Office 365
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) DHCP
1 4 (12.50%) DNS
2 3 (9.38%) LAN
2 3 (9.38%) WAN
3 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.13%) MPLS
4 1 (3.13%) SAN
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) CppUnit
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) JMeter
1 1 (3.13%) JUnit
1 1 (3.13%) NUnit
1 1 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Games
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Desktop Engineer
1 5 (15.63%) Developer
1 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Administrator
3 3 (9.38%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Developer
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) HTML5
4 1 (3.13%) jQuery
4 1 (3.13%) NHibernate
4 1 (3.13%) RESTful
4 1 (3.13%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
1 10 (31.25%) Windows Server
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) CentOS
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.13%) Unix
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
1 4 (12.50%) Migration
1 4 (12.50%) SOA
2 3 (9.38%) Manual Testing
3 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.25%) MVC
3 2 (6.25%) OO
3 2 (6.25%) OOD
3 2 (6.25%) Scrum
3 2 (6.25%) System Testing
3 2 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (3.13%) Code Coverage
4 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL
4 1 (3.13%) Project Management
4 1 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (9.38%) C
3 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.25%) C++
4 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.13%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.25%) vCloud
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) vSphere
2 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) WSUS
3 1 (3.13%) HP Fortify
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) Citrix
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco
5 2 (6.25%) IBM
6 1 (3.13%) Coverity
6 1 (3.13%) EMC
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) Meraki
6 1 (3.13%) Perforce
6 1 (3.13%) Remedy
6 1 (3.13%) Veracode
6 1 (3.13%) Wyse
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