The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gosport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 16 26 5
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Contract jobs citing Windows 5 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 13.89% 7.86% 45.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.24% 25.00% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Average daily rate
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£450 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £322
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -6.45%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Gosport region.

Operating Systems Category
Gosport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 44 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 80.56% 31.43% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 4
Average daily rate £450 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.82% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Gosport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Gosport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows across the Gosport region.

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Gosport

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Gosport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Gosport region.

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Gosport

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gosport

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gosport region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 12 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle
3 7 (58.33%) UNIX
3 7 (58.33%) .NET
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (50.00%) Citrix
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (41.67%) DV Cleared
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 3 (25.00%) HPUX
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) Military
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
8 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (16.67%) Fault Management
8 2 (16.67%) Knowledge Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gosport by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gosport region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
1 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Test Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) JSP
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (16.67%) Classic ASP
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (58.33%) UNIX
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (25.00%) HPUX
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
6 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) Fault Management
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Security Hardening
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) VB
2 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) MCITP
4 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nessus
1 1 (8.33%) Nmap
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco