The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 8 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 11 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 10.68% 16.13% 18.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.75% 35.71% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 12
Median daily rate £398 £500 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.50% +54.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £440 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £513 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.13 - £12.00
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 Farnborough region.

Operating Systems Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 28 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 15.53% 45.16% 46.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 37
Median daily rate £400 £465 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £700 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.25 - £12.00
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 Farnborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Farnborough region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 17 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Windows.

1 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
3 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
4 9 (33.33%) VMware
4 9 (33.33%) MS Office
4 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
5 7 (25.93%) AIX
5 7 (25.93%) Linux
5 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (22.22%) IBM
7 5 (18.52%) SIEM
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
7 5 (18.52%) VPN
7 5 (18.52%) Oracle
7 5 (18.52%) SQL
8 4 (14.81%) DB2
8 4 (14.81%) DHCP
8 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
8 4 (14.81%) QRadar
9 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
9 3 (11.11%) Degree
9 3 (11.11%) CentOS
9 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (11.11%) Office Communications Server

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Office
2 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
2 5 (18.52%) VPN
3 4 (14.81%) DHCP
4 3 (11.11%) DNS
4 3 (11.11%) Firewall
4 3 (11.11%) IPsec
4 3 (11.11%) SAN
4 3 (11.11%) SSL
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (7.41%) LAN
5 2 (7.41%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (7.41%) WAN
5 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) DB2
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Support Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) 1st Line Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (22.22%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Desktop Support
4 3 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Security Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Implementation Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) SIEM Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (3.70%) Storage Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
2 7 (25.93%) AIX
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.11%) CentOS
4 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) SIEM
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Coaching
4 1 (3.70%) Complexity Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) ETL
4 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Server Hardening
4 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) CISSP
3 1 (3.70%) GCIH
3 1 (3.70%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) vCloud
3 3 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) QRadar
2 3 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (7.41%) SCCM
4 1 (3.70%) Puppet
4 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (22.22%) IBM
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco
5 3 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) Remedy
6 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.41%) Juniper
7 1 (3.70%) Adobe
7 1 (3.70%) Apple
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Austin Fraser
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