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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 13 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 7.02% 30.43% 23.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% 61.76% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 14
Median daily rate £313 £400 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -7.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £330 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £500 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.42 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.52% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.93 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-8.94% +9.82%

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
14 34 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 12.28% 49.28% 47.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 24 36
Median daily rate £390 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £700 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% -38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 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 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
2 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
3 10 (37.04%) Linux
3 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
4 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.93%) MS Office
5 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
6 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (22.22%) SIEM
6 6 (22.22%) IBM
6 6 (22.22%) VMware
7 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
7 5 (18.52%) AIX
7 5 (18.52%) Oracle
7 5 (18.52%) DB2
7 5 (18.52%) QRadar
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
8 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
8 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (14.81%) ITIL
8 4 (14.81%) Degree
8 4 (14.81%) Firewall
8 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (11.11%) IPsec
9 3 (11.11%) Cisco
9 3 (11.11%) HP
9 3 (11.11%) SAN
9 3 (11.11%) VPN
9 3 (11.11%) DNS

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 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.70%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
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 4 (14.81%) Firewall
3 3 (11.11%) DNS
3 3 (11.11%) IPsec
3 3 (11.11%) SAN
3 3 (11.11%) SSL
3 3 (11.11%) VPN
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.41%) DHCP
4 2 (7.41%) LAN
4 2 (7.41%) WAN
4 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) DB2
2 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) 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 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Implementation Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) SIEM Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (3.70%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
2 10 (37.04%) Linux
3 5 (18.52%) AIX
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.11%) CentOS
5 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) SIEM
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Change Management
3 2 (7.41%) Migration
3 2 (7.41%) Service Management
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
4 1 (3.70%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (3.70%) Coaching
4 1 (3.70%) DevOps
4 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance
4 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Release Management
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.70%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.70%) Python
1 1 (3.70%) Ruby
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
1 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) 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 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) vCloud
3 3 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) QRadar
2 2 (7.41%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) WSUS
3 1 (3.70%) Kibana
3 1 (3.70%) logstash
3 1 (3.70%) Rsyslog
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) IBM
2 6 (22.22%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco
4 3 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.41%) Juniper
5 2 (7.41%) Remedy
6 1 (3.70%) BEA
6 1 (3.70%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £12 - £18 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago