The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 5 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 26 41 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 15.29% 16.67% 24.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.79% 58.57% 60.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 23
Median daily rate £315 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £245 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 10
Median hourly rate £14.35 £14.79 £11.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.95% +30.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £12.38 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £17.88 £14.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
33 70 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 19.41% 28.46% 40.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 37 33
Median daily rate £315 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £485 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £11.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +32.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £13.49 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £18.75 £14.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Windows.

1 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
3 11 (27.50%) VMware
3 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
3 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
4 10 (25.00%) Cisco
4 10 (25.00%) Unix
5 9 (22.50%) ITIL
5 9 (22.50%) Linux
5 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (22.50%) Data Centre
6 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 8 (20.00%) MySQL
7 7 (17.50%) LAN
7 7 (17.50%) WAN
7 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
7 7 (17.50%) SCCM
8 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (15.00%) Wireless
8 6 (15.00%) IP Telephony
8 6 (15.00%) SAN
8 6 (15.00%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
9 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
9 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (10.00%) PKI

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (2.50%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) LAN
1 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
1 7 (17.50%) WAN
2 6 (15.00%) IP Telephony
2 6 (15.00%) SAN
2 6 (15.00%) Wireless
3 3 (7.50%) Firewall
4 2 (5.00%) ATM
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (5.00%) Frame Relay
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.50%) DNS
5 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.50%) Skype
5 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.50%) MSI
General
1 2 (5.00%) Games
1 2 (5.00%) Publishing
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Architect
2 5 (12.50%) Analyst
2 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (5.00%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Designer
5 2 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Field Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Juniper Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Network Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Printer Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.50%) CSS
2 1 (2.50%) CSS3
2 1 (2.50%) WinForms
2 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) iPhone
2 4 (10.00%) PKI
3 3 (7.50%) Smartcard
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.50%) iPad
5 1 (2.50%) NHS
5 1 (2.50%) Replication
5 1 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
2 10 (25.00%) Unix
3 9 (22.50%) Linux
4 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.50%) Solaris
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.00%) Change Control
5 3 (7.50%) Email Management
5 3 (7.50%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) Application Packaging
6 2 (5.00%) Line Management
6 2 (5.00%) Network Design
6 2 (5.00%) Open Source
6 2 (5.00%) Patch Management
6 2 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.50%) Information Assurance
7 1 (2.50%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.00%) VBScript
3 2 (5.00%) SQL
3 2 (5.00%) VB
4 1 (2.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.50%) RMADS
System Software
1 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.00%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.50%) vSphere
5 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) SCCM
2 2 (5.00%) Nagios
2 2 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (5.00%) Opsview
2 2 (5.00%) QRadar
2 2 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.50%) WMI
3 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) VMware
3 10 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (10.00%) HP
5 3 (7.50%) LANDesk
6 2 (5.00%) ArcSight
6 2 (5.00%) Bomgar
6 2 (5.00%) Brocade
6 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.00%) F5
6 2 (5.00%) Juniper
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle
6 2 (5.00%) Splunk
7 1 (2.50%) Altiris
7 1 (2.50%) AppSense
7 1 (2.50%) Citrix
7 1 (2.50%) Dell
7 1 (2.50%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (2.50%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.50%) Lotus
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