Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 over the 6 months to 21 August 2018 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 8
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 93 111
Rank change year-on-year -4 +18 -35
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.087% 0.28% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.32% 1.22% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
West Sussex median daily rate - £275 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -36.42% +92.22%
South East median daily rate £175 £175 £168
% change year-on-year - +4.48% -37.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
West Sussex median hourly rate £16.00 - £16.50
10th Percentile £15.50 - £14.95
90th Percentile £16.50 - £18.05
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £15.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year +22.58% +8.77% -5.00%

Windows 8 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 West Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 309 245 353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 26.78% 22.88% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 170 207
West Sussex median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £160 £173 £213
90th Percentile £541 £513 £475
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 17 21
West Sussex median hourly rate £49.50 £22.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.00% -25.00% +81.82%
10th Percentile £15.04 £12.55 £11.75
90th Percentile £51.28 £50.25 £49.50
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year +11.76% -6.85% +7.35%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in West Sussex

Windows 8
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows 8 in West Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 8 in West Sussex

Windows 8
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 in West Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 8 in West Sussex

Windows 8
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. 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
Crawley - 1 - -
Windows 8
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft