Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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.

Microsoft Windows
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 22 10
Rank change year-on-year -7 -12 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows 28 40 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 5.15% 7.56% 13.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.44% 42.11% 79.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 72
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £288 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.74% -7.26% +13.76%
10th Percentile £123 £121 £141
90th Percentile £429 £398 £360
South East median daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.21% - +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 11
East Sussex median hourly rate - £15.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.22% +17.61%
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -14.29% +16.67%

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 63 95 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 11.58% 17.96% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 61 84
East Sussex median daily rate £395 £345 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.49% +11.29% +8.77%
10th Percentile £176 £180 £147
90th Percentile £606 £538 £430
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 11
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £16.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +157.58% -10.81% +17.61%
10th Percentile £41.25 £13.56 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £37.50 £26.60
South East median hourly rate £17.77 £17.06 £18.43
% change year-on-year +4.16% -7.42% +18.89%

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 18 November 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 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 18 November 2017. 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 -2 15 £390 +15.56%
Hastings - 3 £134 -
Uckfield - 2 £323 - 1
Eastbourne -2 1 £125 -20.63%
Windows
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 19 (67.86%) Windows Server
2 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
3 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
4 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 7 (25.00%) Citrix
6 7 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (25.00%) Office 365
6 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (17.86%) Cisco
8 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (17.86%) Linux
9 4 (14.29%) Email Migration
9 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
9 4 (14.29%) Unix
9 4 (14.29%) DNS
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (14.29%) Migration
9 4 (14.29%) VMware
9 4 (14.29%) Windows Vista
9 4 (14.29%) vSphere
10 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
10 3 (10.71%) XenApp
10 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (10.71%) SCCM
10 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development

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 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) MS Project Server
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) InfoPath
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (25.00%) Office 365
3 2 (7.14%) npm
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) LAN
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (7.14%) SAN
3 2 (7.14%) VPN
3 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Bower
1 2 (7.14%) Grunt
1 2 (7.14%) gulp
1 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
1 2 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
1 2 (7.14%) Moq
1 2 (7.14%) NUnit
2 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.57%) JMeter
2 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Angular Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (7.14%) ICT Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Technician
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (7.14%) CSS
2 2 (7.14%) Entity Framework
2 2 (7.14%) jQuery
2 2 (7.14%) OAuth
2 2 (7.14%) OpenID
2 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.57%) COM+
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) XSL
3 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows Server
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.86%) Linux
5 4 (14.29%) Unix
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Vista
6 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
7 2 (7.14%) AIX
7 2 (7.14%) Solaris
8 1 (3.57%) Android
8 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Email Migration
1 4 (14.29%) Migration
2 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (10.71%) Workflow
3 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.14%) Data Security
3 2 (7.14%) Database Tuning
3 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (7.14%) MVC
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (7.14%) Server Patching
3 2 (7.14%) TDD
3 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
4 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.57%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) C#
1 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) ISEB
2 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (14.29%) vSphere
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.71%) XenApp
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) Data Guard
2 2 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (7.14%) SCOM
2 2 (7.14%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.57%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Citrix
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco
4 4 (14.29%) VMware
5 3 (10.71%) HP
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle
6 2 (7.14%) 3PAR
6 2 (7.14%) CommVault
6 2 (7.14%) EMC
6 2 (7.14%) LANDesk
6 2 (7.14%) Palo Alto
6 2 (7.14%) Veeam
7 1 (3.57%) Capita
7 1 (3.57%) Nintex
7 1 (3.57%) Splunk
7 1 (3.57%) Zerto