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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 16 4
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows 18 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 24.66% 10.58% 17.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.26% 25.00% 39.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 12
Median daily rate £370 £480 £312
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.91% +53.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £226 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £510 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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
23 44 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 31.51% 42.31% 44.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 33 32
Median daily rate £370 £425 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +20.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £395 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (40.00%) VMware
4 11 (36.67%) AIX
4 11 (36.67%) Windows 7
5 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 9 (30.00%) MS Office
6 9 (30.00%) SQL
6 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
7 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (26.67%) Linux
7 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
7 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
9 6 (20.00%) SIEM
9 6 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 6 (20.00%) Oracle
10 5 (16.67%) DB2
10 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 5 (16.67%) VPN
10 5 (16.67%) Migration
10 5 (16.67%) IBM
10 5 (16.67%) QRadar
10 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
11 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
12 3 (10.00%) Remedy
12 3 (10.00%) IPsec

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 6 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Office
2 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (16.67%) VPN
3 3 (10.00%) IPsec
3 3 (10.00%) SAN
3 3 (10.00%) SSL
4 2 (6.67%) DHCP
4 2 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.33%) DNS
5 1 (3.33%) Firewall
5 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) 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 10 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Architect
3 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (20.00%) 1st Line Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support
6 3 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Data Centre Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Security Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.67%) Data Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Implementation Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) Migration Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Security Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) SIEM Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) Storage Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) AIX
1 11 (36.67%) Windows 7
2 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.00%) CentOS
4 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) SIEM
2 5 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (3.33%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.33%) Change Management
4 1 (3.33%) Coaching
4 1 (3.33%) Complexity Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) ETL
4 1 (3.33%) Information Assurance
4 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.33%) Project Management
4 1 (3.33%) Server Hardening
4 1 (3.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) CISSP
4 1 (3.33%) GCIH
4 1 (3.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) vCloud
3 3 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (16.67%) QRadar
3 2 (6.67%) SCCM
4 1 (3.33%) Puppet
4 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (40.00%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle
4 5 (16.67%) IBM
5 3 (10.00%) Remedy
6 1 (3.33%) Adobe
6 1 (3.33%) Apple
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) SAP