The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Fareham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 7 2 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 12.90% 23.40% 3.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% 78.57% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate
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£195 £137 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.07% -73.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.81 £14.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.38% -7.81%
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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 Fareham region.

Operating Systems Category
Fareham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
14 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 22.58% 29.79% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 3
Average daily rate £300 £160 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.08% -69.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £115 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £214 £680
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -50.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Fareham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Fareham region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Fareham

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Fareham

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Fareham

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fareham 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 8 (50.00%) ITIL
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
3 6 (37.50%) Remedy
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) Service Management
5 4 (25.00%) Change Management
5 4 (25.00%) Firewall
5 4 (25.00%) assyst
5 4 (25.00%) LAN
5 4 (25.00%) MS Office
5 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (25.00%) McAfee
6 3 (18.75%) Adobe
6 3 (18.75%) DHCP
6 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
7 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
7 2 (12.50%) F5
7 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
7 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
7 2 (12.50%) Data Entry

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fareham 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) Acrobat
3 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) assyst
2 2 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
1 4 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (18.75%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) VoIP
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) 3G
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) IT Support
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) CMDB
1 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
5 2 (12.50%) UNIX
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
6 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (25.00%) Service Management
2 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
4 2 (12.50%) Data Entry
4 2 (12.50%) ITSM
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) MOF
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) QMS
5 1 (6.25%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) BS7799
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Remedy
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) McAfee
4 3 (18.75%) Adobe
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) F5
5 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
5 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) Apple
6 1 (6.25%) SAP