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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 13 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 16.05% 26.14% 17.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 65.71% 59.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 11
Median daily rate £427 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.86% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £123 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £465 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £35.59 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +209.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +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
26 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 32.10% 39.77% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 16
Median daily rate £440 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.54% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £116 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £11.17 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 July 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 July 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 23 (71.88%) Security Cleared
2 22 (68.75%) SC Cleared
3 14 (43.75%) Linux
4 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
4 13 (40.63%) VMware
5 12 (37.50%) AIX
6 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
7 9 (28.13%) SQL
7 9 (28.13%) Oracle
7 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (25.00%) WebSphere
8 8 (25.00%) DB2
8 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (25.00%) SIEM
9 7 (21.88%) QRadar
9 7 (21.88%) ITIL
9 7 (21.88%) Migration
10 5 (15.63%) IBM
10 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
11 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (12.50%) NAS
11 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
11 4 (12.50%) Cisco
12 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
12 3 (9.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (9.38%) EMC
12 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
12 3 (9.38%) MS Office

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 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.38%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) NAS
2 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.25%) DHCP
3 2 (6.25%) DNS
3 2 (6.25%) Firewall
3 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 2 (6.25%) LAN
3 2 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (6.25%) SAN
3 2 (6.25%) VPN
3 2 (6.25%) WAN
3 2 (6.25%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.13%) Junos
4 1 (3.13%) MPLS
4 1 (3.13%) Network Security
4 1 (3.13%) OSPF
4 1 (3.13%) tcpdump
4 1 (3.13%) VLAN
4 1 (3.13%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) DB2
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (3.13%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.13%) Avionics
1 1 (3.13%) Electronics
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.13%) Marketing
1 1 (3.13%) Publishing
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Architect
2 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Applications Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) EMC Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Project Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Data Centre Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.25%) IT Support
5 2 (6.25%) Migration Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Security Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) EMC VNX
3 2 (6.25%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.13%) PKI
4 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Linux
2 12 (37.50%) AIX
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
4 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
9 1 (3.13%) VMS
9 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) SIEM
2 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Migration
3 3 (9.38%) Capacity Management
3 3 (9.38%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Service Management
4 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.13%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (3.13%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Network Design
5 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.13%) Project Governance
5 1 (3.13%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (3.13%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C++
2 1 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) Security Cleared
2 22 (68.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) RHCT
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.13%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) vSphere
4 2 (6.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) QRadar
2 3 (9.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (6.25%) SCCM
4 1 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) VMware
2 9 (28.13%) Oracle
3 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.63%) IBM
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco
6 3 (9.38%) EMC
6 3 (9.38%) Isilon
6 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.25%) Citrix
7 2 (6.25%) SAP
8 1 (3.13%) Adobe
8 1 (3.13%) Apple
8 1 (3.13%) ArcSight
8 1 (3.13%) Brocade
8 1 (3.13%) Hyperion
8 1 (3.13%) Juniper
8 1 (3.13%) Remedy