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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 7 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Contract jobs citing Windows 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Horsham 6.90% 11.76% 4.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £325 £130 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -35.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year -0.73% +4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.13 £15.25
% change year-on-year -10.07% +5.73%  

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 Horsham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Horsham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Horsham 6.90% 11.76% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £325 £130 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -35.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.82% +3.03%  

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 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 28 June 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 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) Telnet
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
1 2 (50.00%) Flash
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Regular Expression
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (50.00%) SSH
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
2 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MSI

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) SSH
1 2 (50.00%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Backup Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Storage and Backup Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Storage Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Storage Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Packager
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Flash
1 2 (50.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft