The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 8 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 10.00% 14.29% 30.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 60.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £285 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
Windows
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Andover region.

Operating Systems Category
Andover
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 13.33% 23.81% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate £338 £285 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -28.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Andover region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows across the Andover region.

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Andover

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Andover

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Andover

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Andover region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Andover region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Ajax
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XML-RPC
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Becrypt