Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Horsham 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 24 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 > Horsham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 1 10
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 12 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Horsham 19.05% 23.53% 9.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 80.00% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 4
Horsham median daily rate £120 £325 £153
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -63.08% +113.11% -10.29%
10th Percentile £110 £130 £101
90th Percentile £275 £325 £350
West Sussex median daily rate £210 £325 £305
% change year-on-year -35.38% +6.56% +4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
Horsham median hourly rate - £10.59 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -21.59% -10.00%
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year +20.69% -10.77% +4.84%

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 Horsham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Horsham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 12 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Horsham 19.05% 29.41% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 7
Horsham median daily rate £120 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -63.08% -9.72% +18.03%
10th Percentile £110 £130 £102
90th Percentile £275 £375 £398
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +13.01% +4.29% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
Horsham median hourly rate - £10.59 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -21.59% -10.00%
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +210.34% -14.71% +9.68%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Horsham

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Horsham

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Horsham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Horsham

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Horsham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Horsham over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Horsham

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Horsham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Horsham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Horsham region with a requirement for Windows.

1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (25.00%) SAN
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) Dell
4 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) SLA
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) VLAN
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (25.00%) Mimecast
4 3 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (25.00%) XenServer
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (25.00%) Office 365
4 3 (25.00%) SonicWALL
4 3 (25.00%) Draytek
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Horsham 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 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (25.00%) Mimecast
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
1 3 (25.00%) VLAN
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MSI
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (58.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Packager
5 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) XenServer
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Dell
3 3 (25.00%) Draytek
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (8.33%) Apple