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 29 May 2016 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 14 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 22.58% 14.42% 16.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.00% 38.46% 52.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 7
Median daily rate £375 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £115 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £398 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
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
25 39 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 40.32% 37.50% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 13
Median daily rate £383 £300 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -15.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £126 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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
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 29 May 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 25 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 25 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 14 (40.00%) Linux
3 12 (34.29%) VMware
3 12 (34.29%) Windows Server
4 10 (28.57%) ITIL
4 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 9 (25.71%) AIX
5 9 (25.71%) Oracle
5 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (22.86%) SIEM
6 8 (22.86%) SQL
6 8 (22.86%) DB2
6 8 (22.86%) WebSphere
7 7 (20.00%) Migration
7 7 (20.00%) QRadar
8 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (14.29%) Cisco
9 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (11.43%) NAS
10 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
10 4 (11.43%) TOGAF
10 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
11 3 (8.57%) Service Management
11 3 (8.57%) Aerospace
11 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
11 3 (8.57%) IBM
11 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
11 3 (8.57%) EMC

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 8 (22.86%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) NAS
2 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 2 (5.71%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) LAN
3 2 (5.71%) SAN
3 2 (5.71%) WAN
3 2 (5.71%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.86%) BGP
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) Junos
4 1 (2.86%) MPLS
4 1 (2.86%) Network Security
4 1 (2.86%) OSPF
4 1 (2.86%) S/MIME
4 1 (2.86%) SMTP
4 1 (2.86%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.86%) VLAN
4 1 (2.86%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) DB2
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) git-flow
1 1 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.86%) StarTeam
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.57%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.71%) Avionics
2 2 (5.71%) Publishing
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Project Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Applications Developer
4 3 (8.57%) EMC Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) IT Support
5 2 (5.71%) Security Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Security Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Security Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Middleware
1 1 (2.86%) WinForms
1 1 (2.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) EMC VNX
2 2 (5.71%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) PKI
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) Windows Server
3 9 (25.71%) AIX
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.86%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) SIEM
3 7 (20.00%) Migration
4 4 (11.43%) TOGAF
5 3 (8.57%) Capacity Management
5 3 (8.57%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) Service Management
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.86%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.86%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (2.86%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Network Design
6 1 (2.86%) Project Governance
6 1 (2.86%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (2.86%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) UML
6 1 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) C++
3 1 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) Delphi
3 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 25 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) RHCT
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.57%) vSphere
4 2 (5.71%) vCloud
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) QRadar
2 1 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) VMware
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.57%) Citrix
5 3 (8.57%) EMC
5 3 (8.57%) IBM
5 3 (8.57%) Isilon
5 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.86%) Brocade
6 1 (2.86%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.86%) Juniper
6 1 (2.86%) SAP