The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 23 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 25.56% 24.66% 54.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.70% 64.29% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 20
Average daily rate
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£400 £313 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -1.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £169 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £361 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £304 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.90% -3.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.86 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+5.73% -
Windows
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
33 28 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 36.67% 38.36% 62.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 24
Average daily rate £388 £306 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.53% -3.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Farnborough

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 25 (67.57%) Security Cleared
2 21 (56.76%) SC Cleared
3 17 (45.95%) VMware
4 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
6 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
7 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (21.62%) SCOM
8 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (21.62%) Migration
9 7 (18.92%) SCCM
10 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
10 6 (16.22%) Firewall
10 6 (16.22%) SLA
10 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
11 5 (13.51%) MS Office
11 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
11 5 (13.51%) Windows XP
11 5 (13.51%) NetApp
11 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
11 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (10.81%) Lync
12 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (10.81%) SCOrch
12 4 (10.81%) SCSM
12 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
12 4 (10.81%) Dell
12 4 (10.81%) Linux
12 4 (10.81%) MS Excel

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
2 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (10.81%) Lync
5 3 (8.11%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.70%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Firewall
2 3 (8.11%) SAN
3 2 (5.41%) LAN
4 1 (2.70%) WAN
4 1 (2.70%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) VLAN
4 1 (2.70%) VPLS
4 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.70%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.70%) Junos
4 1 (2.70%) MPLS
4 1 (2.70%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.11%) MS Access
4 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Consultant
2 5 (13.51%) Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Service Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) Technical Support
3 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support
4 2 (5.41%) Systems Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Technical Design Authority
4 2 (5.41%) Test Leader
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) Web Services
1 1 (2.70%) XML
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
3 5 (13.51%) Windows XP
4 4 (10.81%) Linux
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.41%) VMS
7 1 (2.70%) UNIX
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Migration
2 2 (5.41%) Project Management
3 1 (2.70%) CRM
3 1 (2.70%) Network Design
3 1 (2.70%) Requirements Management
3 1 (2.70%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) VB
1 3 (8.11%) VBA
2 2 (5.41%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (67.57%) Security Cleared
2 21 (56.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
4 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) SCOM
2 7 (18.92%) SCCM
3 4 (10.81%) SCOrch
3 4 (10.81%) SCSM
4 2 (5.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (5.41%) WSUS
5 1 (2.70%) MOM
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) VMware
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) NetApp
4 4 (10.81%) Dell
5 3 (8.11%) Lotus
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco
5 3 (8.11%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.70%) McAfee
7 1 (2.70%) Juniper
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle
7 1 (2.70%) SAP
7 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
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