The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 46 51 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 79 73 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.80% 3.62% 5.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.93% 10.99% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 38 56
Average daily rate
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£325 £283 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.04% -13.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £165 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £200 £275
% change year-on-year
- -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 5 13
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.17 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.31 £15.50 £23.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Windows 7
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
611 664 537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 29.42% 32.97% 30.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 345 308
Average daily rate £365 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 42 59
Average hourly rate £16.83 £15.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.32% -23.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 7 across the Hampshire region.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Hampshire region.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Havant +10 18 £375 +19.04%
Southampton +2 12 £180 -20.00% 4
Hook -4 9 £385 +57.14%
Portsmouth +2 8 £265 -3.63% 3
Basingstoke -5 6 - - 1
Eastleigh +1 4 £285 +72.72% 1
Winchester -13 2 - -
Waterlooville - 2 £130 -
Farnborough -4 1 - -
Romsey - 1 £175 -
Alton - 1 £170 -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Windows 7 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 7.

1 213 (100.00%) Windows
2 96 (45.07%) Security Cleared
3 83 (38.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 69 (32.39%) Active Directory
5 68 (31.92%) SC Cleared
6 64 (30.05%) Microsoft
7 53 (24.88%) Windows XP
7 53 (24.88%) MS Office
8 39 (18.31%) Migration
9 29 (13.62%) SCCM
10 28 (13.15%) Citrix
11 27 (12.68%) Windows Server 2003
12 26 (12.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 26 (12.21%) VMware
13 25 (11.74%) ITIL
14 24 (11.27%) MS Exchange
15 21 (9.86%) PowerShell
16 20 (9.39%) Firewall
16 20 (9.39%) MCSA
16 20 (9.39%) SQL
17 19 (8.92%) MS Excel
18 18 (8.45%) DNS
19 17 (7.98%) Symantec
19 17 (7.98%) Blackberry
19 17 (7.98%) Oracle
19 17 (7.98%) Hyper-V
20 16 (7.51%) XenApp
21 15 (7.04%) Time Management
21 15 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
22 14 (6.57%) DV Cleared

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Windows 7 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 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (11.27%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.82%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.94%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.94%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.47%) IIS
Applications
1 53 (24.88%) MS Office
2 19 (8.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.39%) Firewall
2 18 (8.45%) DNS
3 12 (5.63%) DHCP
4 7 (3.29%) WAN
5 6 (2.82%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.35%) LAN
7 4 (1.88%) SAN
8 3 (1.41%) Internet
8 3 (1.41%) VPN
9 2 (0.94%) VoIP
9 2 (0.94%) Broadband
9 2 (0.94%) 3G
9 2 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.94%) PCoIP
10 1 (0.47%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.47%) NAS
10 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.47%) Modbus
10 1 (0.47%) MQTT
10 1 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.16%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.47%) MS Access
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.88%) StarTeam
1 4 (1.88%) Yeoman
2 3 (1.41%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.94%) WinRunner
3 2 (0.94%) TestDirector
3 2 (0.94%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.94%) ClearQuest
3 2 (0.94%) MSI
3 2 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.47%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (0.47%) AdminStudio
General
1 5 (2.35%) Retail
2 3 (1.41%) Back Office
3 1 (0.47%) Finance
3 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.47%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (14.55%) Analyst
2 26 (12.21%) Architect
3 24 (11.27%) Support Engineer
4 20 (9.39%) Desktop Engineer
5 18 (8.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (7.51%) Wintel Engineer
7 14 (6.57%) Infrastructure Architect
8 13 (6.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (6.10%) Desktop Support
9 12 (5.63%) Service Analyst
9 12 (5.63%) Service Desk Analyst
10 11 (5.16%) Support Analyst
11 8 (3.76%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (3.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 7 (3.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 7 (3.29%) Customer Engineer
12 7 (3.29%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (3.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 7 (3.29%) Integration Engineer
13 6 (2.82%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.10%) XML
2 12 (5.63%) HTML
3 10 (4.69%) .NET
4 1 (0.47%) Flash
4 1 (0.47%) LAMP
4 1 (0.47%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.47%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.47%) WebSockets
4 1 (0.47%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.98%) Blackberry
2 13 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.82%) Visualisation
4 5 (2.35%) iPhone
4 5 (2.35%) EPoS
5 4 (1.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.88%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.41%) BYOD
6 3 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.94%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.94%) HP Storage
7 2 (0.94%) NHS
7 2 (0.94%) Clustering
7 2 (0.94%) PDA
7 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.47%) Life Science
8 1 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.47%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.47%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.47%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 213 (100.00%) Windows
2 83 (38.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (24.88%) Windows XP
4 27 (12.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (6.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (5.63%) Windows 8
7 11 (5.16%) Windows Vista
8 10 (4.69%) Solaris
9 6 (2.82%) UNIX
10 5 (2.35%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (1.88%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.94%) AIX
13 1 (0.47%) Linux
13 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (18.31%) Migration
2 25 (11.74%) ITIL
3 15 (7.04%) Time Management
4 12 (5.63%) High Availability
5 10 (4.69%) Incident Management
6 9 (4.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (4.23%) Portfolio Management
7 7 (3.29%) Change Management
8 6 (2.82%) Data Analysis
9 5 (2.35%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (2.35%) Configuration Management
9 5 (2.35%) Project Management
9 5 (2.35%) Problem Management
9 5 (2.35%) Office Automation
10 4 (1.88%) Business Analysis
10 4 (1.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (1.41%) Service Management
11 3 (1.41%) Release Management
11 3 (1.41%) Test Scripting
11 3 (1.41%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (9.86%) PowerShell
2 20 (9.39%) SQL
3 14 (6.57%) VBScript
4 9 (4.23%) C#
5 8 (3.76%) Java
6 7 (3.29%) C++
7 4 (1.88%) VB
8 2 (0.94%) Perl
9 1 (0.47%) VBA
9 1 (0.47%) Python
9 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 96 (45.07%) Security Cleared
2 68 (31.92%) SC Cleared
3 26 (12.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (9.39%) MCSA
5 14 (6.57%) MCITP
5 14 (6.57%) DV Cleared
6 7 (3.29%) MCSE
7 2 (0.94%) MCP
7 2 (0.94%) CCNP
7 2 (0.94%) CCNA
7 2 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.94%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.94%) Degree
7 2 (0.94%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.94%) MCTS
8 1 (0.47%) MOS
8 1 (0.47%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.23%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (32.39%) Active Directory
2 17 (7.98%) Hyper-V
3 16 (7.51%) XenApp
4 15 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (4.69%) XenDesktop
6 7 (3.29%) Samba
7 4 (1.88%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.41%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (1.41%) vSphere
9 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (13.62%) SCCM
2 11 (5.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (2.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (1.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (1.88%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.94%) WMI
5 2 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.47%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.47%) SCOM
6 1 (0.47%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.47%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.47%) WSUS
6 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.47%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.47%) Netcool
Vendors
1 64 (30.05%) Microsoft
2 28 (13.15%) Citrix
3 26 (12.21%) VMware
4 17 (7.98%) Oracle
4 17 (7.98%) Symantec
5 10 (4.69%) IBM
6 9 (4.23%) McAfee
6 9 (4.23%) OpenText
6 9 (4.23%) Ventyx
7 8 (3.76%) HP
8 7 (3.29%) Cisco
9 4 (1.88%) Sophos
9 4 (1.88%) Remedy
9 4 (1.88%) Apple
10 3 (1.41%) Lumension
10 3 (1.41%) Intel
10 3 (1.41%) Lotus
10 3 (1.41%) SAP
11 2 (0.94%) Borland
11 2 (0.94%) Veritas
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