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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 17 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 22.67% 19.39% 22.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.00% 47.50% 65.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 9
Median daily rate £480 £356 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.73% +58.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £168 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £425 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £23.00 £28.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.60 £15.26 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-4.35% -4.62%
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 40 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 33.33% 40.82% 34.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 16
Median daily rate £480 £400 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +77.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £260 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 16 (53.33%) AIX
1 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
1 16 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 15 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (40.00%) Linux
4 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (36.67%) VMware
6 10 (33.33%) Oracle
7 9 (30.00%) DB2
7 9 (30.00%) WebSphere
8 8 (26.67%) SIEM
8 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
8 8 (26.67%) QRadar
8 8 (26.67%) SQL
8 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (20.00%) Migration
9 6 (20.00%) IBM
9 6 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 6 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
9 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
10 5 (16.67%) MS Office
10 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 4 (13.33%) Cisco
12 3 (10.00%) Remedy
12 3 (10.00%) RHCT
12 3 (10.00%) ITIL

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 9 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) NAS
2 2 (6.67%) DHCP
2 2 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (3.33%) BGP
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) Junos
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) MPLS
3 1 (3.33%) OSPF
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) tcpdump
3 1 (3.33%) VLAN
3 1 (3.33%) VPLS
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) DB2
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 4 (13.33%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Data Centre Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) EMC Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Migration Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
1 1 (3.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) EMC VNX
3 2 (6.67%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.33%) PKI
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) AIX
2 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000
9 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (3.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) SIEM
2 6 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (3.33%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.33%) Complexity Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (3.33%) ETL
5 1 (3.33%) High Availability
5 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.33%) Network Design
5 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 15 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) RHCT
3 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) QRadar
2 6 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (6.67%) SCCM
4 1 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) VMware
3 10 (33.33%) Oracle
4 6 (20.00%) IBM
5 4 (13.33%) Cisco
6 3 (10.00%) EMC
6 3 (10.00%) Isilon
6 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (10.00%) Remedy
7 1 (3.33%) Adobe
7 1 (3.33%) Apple
7 1 (3.33%) ArcSight
7 1 (3.33%) Brocade
7 1 (3.33%) Juniper
7 1 (3.33%) SAP