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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank - 26 4
Contract jobs citing Windows 0 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport - 12.61% 33.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 38.46% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £374 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.45
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -2.91%
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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
7 39 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 63.64% 32.77% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate £405 £348 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.54% -0.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 28 May 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 18 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
4 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
5 12 (66.67%) Citrix
5 12 (66.67%) VMware
6 11 (61.11%) DV Cleared
7 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
8 8 (44.44%) Configuration Management
8 8 (44.44%) Fault Management
9 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
9 5 (27.78%) .NET
9 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
10 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
11 3 (16.67%) JSP
11 3 (16.67%) UNIX
11 3 (16.67%) Linux
11 3 (16.67%) Oracle
11 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (16.67%) HP
11 3 (16.67%) HTML
11 3 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
11 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
12 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
12 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
12 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Gosport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
1 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Test Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
1 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
2 3 (16.67%) JSP
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.11%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) UNIX
3 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
4 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Configuration Management
1 8 (44.44%) Fault Management
2 3 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Workflow
4 1 (5.56%) Validation
4 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.56%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) VB
2 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (61.11%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (11.11%) MCITP
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nessus
1 1 (5.56%) Nmap
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) Citrix
2 12 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco