Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 15 5
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 18 14 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 11.84% 8.86% 17.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.15% 50.00% 40.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 15
Gatwick median daily rate £425 £343 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.09% +71.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £150 £289 £120
90th Percentile £461 £375 £385
West Sussex median daily rate £233 £325 £305
% change year-on-year -28.46% +6.56% -4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 3
Gatwick median hourly rate £49.50 £47.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +172.94% +9.34%
10th Percentile £13.00 £41.50 £15.90
90th Percentile £50.25 £53.75 £43.50
West Sussex median hourly rate £18.50 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +27.59% -9.38% +3.23%

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 Gatwick with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Gatwick
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 39 28 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 25.66% 17.72% 42.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 45
Gatwick median daily rate £425 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.44% +0.69% +29.46%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £120
90th Percentile £606 £381 £569
West Sussex median daily rate £410 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +12.33% +4.29% +13.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 5 6
Gatwick median hourly rate £49.50 £48.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -4.00% +212.50%
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £22.25 £16.75
% change year-on-year +102.25% +32.84% +8.06%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Gatwick

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Gatwick

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Gatwick over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Gatwick

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows in Gatwick.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Gatwick

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Gatwick

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Gatwick over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows in Gatwick

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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Windows.

1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 7 (38.89%) QMS
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Quality Management
3 6 (33.33%) SLA
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (33.33%) Code Coverage
3 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 6 (33.33%) DevOps
3 6 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
3 6 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (33.33%) SDLC
4 5 (27.78%) Bitbucket
4 5 (27.78%) SonarQube
4 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
5 4 (22.22%) MCSE
5 4 (22.22%) MCSA
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (22.22%) DHCP
5 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 4 (22.22%) Software Deployment
5 4 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (22.22%) Operations Management

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DHCP
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Bitbucket
1 5 (27.78%) SonarQube
2 1 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
1 6 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) IT Manager
3 4 (22.22%) IT Services Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Service Manager
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Customer Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Integration Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) DOORS Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) DOORS Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) QMS
1 7 (38.89%) Quality Management
2 6 (33.33%) Code Coverage
2 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 6 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (33.33%) DevOps
2 6 (33.33%) SDLC
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
2 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 4 (22.22%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (22.22%) Operations Management
4 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
4 4 (22.22%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.56%) Application Discovery
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Proactive Monitoring
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (22.22%) MCSA
2 4 (22.22%) MCSE
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Computacenter