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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 21 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 11 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 8.87% 16.67% 7.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.50% 44.44% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£515 £475 £459
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.42% +3.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £310 £311
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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 Gosport region.

Operating Systems Category
Gosport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
40 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 32.26% 37.50% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 8
Average daily rate £441 £475 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.10% +3.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £443 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

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 19 September 2014, 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 25 (96.15%) Security Cleared
2 20 (76.92%) TCP/IP
3 18 (69.23%) UNIX
3 18 (69.23%) SC Cleared
4 17 (65.38%) HP Quality Center
4 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET
4 17 (65.38%) JSP
4 17 (65.38%) HTML
4 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
4 17 (65.38%) .NET
4 17 (65.38%) Windows XP
4 17 (65.38%) Windows 2000
4 17 (65.38%) HTTPS
4 17 (65.38%) HP
4 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (61.54%) Oracle
6 15 (57.69%) Oracle EBS
6 15 (57.69%) ISTQB
6 15 (57.69%) Software Testing
6 15 (57.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 13 (50.00%) Test Strategy
7 13 (50.00%) Test Scripting
8 12 (46.15%) Knowledge Management
9 9 (34.62%) Workflow
9 9 (34.62%) Linux
9 9 (34.62%) SSL
10 8 (30.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 8 (30.77%) QuickTest Pro
10 8 (30.77%) LoadRunner

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gosport by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) TCP/IP
2 17 (65.38%) HTTPS
3 9 (34.62%) SSL
4 8 (30.77%) HTTP
4 8 (30.77%) DNS
5 7 (26.92%) Wireshark
6 3 (11.54%) Firewall
7 2 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) QuickTest Pro
1 8 (30.77%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Test Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Integration Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Tester
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Test Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Integration Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Test Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Test Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Test Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Test Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET
1 17 (65.38%) JSP
1 17 (65.38%) HTML
1 17 (65.38%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) RMADS
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) UNIX
2 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (65.38%) Windows XP
2 17 (65.38%) Windows 2000
2 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (34.62%) Linux
4 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Software Testing
2 13 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 13 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 12 (46.15%) Knowledge Management
4 9 (34.62%) Workflow
5 8 (30.77%) Performance Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Load Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
6 7 (26.92%) Validation
7 3 (11.54%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (11.54%) SIEM
8 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
9 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
9 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.85%) E-business
9 1 (3.85%) Information Security
9 1 (3.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (96.15%) Security Cleared
2 18 (69.23%) SC Cleared
3 15 (57.69%) ISTQB
3 15 (57.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (11.54%) GCIA
4 3 (11.54%) GIAC
4 3 (11.54%) MCSE
4 3 (11.54%) CISSP
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (11.54%) CCNP
4 3 (11.54%) CCNA
5 2 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Nmap
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (65.38%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (26.92%) Nessus
4 3 (11.54%) SCCM
5 2 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) HP
2 16 (61.54%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
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