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 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 7
Rank 33 24 59
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +35
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 119 108 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.68% 6.29% 2.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.71% 22.93% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 67 14
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£260 £305 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% -6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £140 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £250 £268
% change year-on-year
-15.90% -6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 22
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £14.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.40 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.10 £26.00 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
636 471 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.36% 27.45% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 273 260
Average daily rate £330 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 46 72
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.24 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £42.50 £39.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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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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
Southampton -15 23 £400 +23.07% 1
Portsmouth +9 21 £285 -0.86% 4
Basingstoke +19 16 £125 -13.79% 3
Fareham +2 5 £190 - 3
Andover - 3 £285 - 4
Eastleigh -1 2 £165 +15.78% 1
Winchester -1 2 - - 1
Havant -1 1 - -
Aldershot - - - - 1
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 196 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (38.78%) Microsoft
3 54 (27.55%) Security Cleared
4 51 (26.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (23.47%) Windows XP
6 45 (22.96%) Active Directory
7 36 (18.37%) SC Cleared
8 33 (16.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 32 (16.33%) Migration
10 30 (15.31%) MS Office
11 28 (14.29%) MS Exchange
12 27 (13.78%) VMware
13 24 (12.24%) TCP/IP
13 24 (12.24%) SharePoint
14 21 (10.71%) MS Excel
15 20 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (9.69%) ITIL
17 18 (9.18%) Blackberry
17 18 (9.18%) McAfee
17 18 (9.18%) JavaScript
18 17 (8.67%) HP
18 17 (8.67%) Security Management
18 17 (8.67%) VMware Infrastructure
18 17 (8.67%) Lumension
19 16 (8.16%) Windows 8
19 16 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
19 16 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
19 16 (8.16%) SCCM
19 16 (8.16%) Cisco
19 16 (8.16%) Citrix

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 28 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 24 (12.24%) SharePoint
3 16 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (5.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (4.59%) Lync
6 8 (4.08%) IIS
7 5 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.53%) IBM Notes
10 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 30 (15.31%) MS Office
2 21 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.55%) Fireworks
3 5 (2.55%) Adobe Captivate
4 4 (2.04%) PaintShop Pro
5 2 (1.02%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.53%) assyst
2 2 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.02%) Maximo
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.04%) Office 365
2 3 (1.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.24%) TCP/IP
2 12 (6.12%) Modbus
2 12 (6.12%) MQTT
3 10 (5.10%) 3G
3 10 (5.10%) Internet
4 8 (4.08%) Broadband
5 6 (3.06%) IP Telephony
5 6 (3.06%) SAN
5 6 (3.06%) DHCP
6 4 (2.04%) Firewall
7 3 (1.53%) Bluetooth
7 3 (1.53%) LAN
7 3 (1.53%) DNS
7 3 (1.53%) VPN
8 2 (1.02%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (0.51%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.51%) WLAN
9 1 (0.51%) WAN
9 1 (0.51%) H.323
9 1 (0.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (4.08%) MSI
2 5 (2.55%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (1.53%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.53%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (1.02%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.51%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.51%) NUnit
5 1 (0.51%) Moq
General
1 8 (4.08%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.57%) Military
3 6 (3.06%) Finance
4 5 (2.55%) Back Office
5 4 (2.04%) Electronics
6 3 (1.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.51%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (16.33%) Analyst
2 25 (12.76%) Desktop Support
3 19 (9.69%) Developer
4 18 (9.18%) Support Engineer
5 16 (8.16%) Desktop Engineer
6 13 (6.63%) 2nd Line Support
7 12 (6.12%) Project Manager
8 10 (5.10%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 10 (5.10%) Business Analyst
9 9 (4.59%) C# Developer
10 8 (4.08%) Administrator
11 7 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (3.57%) Service Analyst
11 7 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
11 7 (3.57%) Python Developer
12 6 (3.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 5 (2.55%) Architect
13 5 (2.55%) Test Analyst
13 5 (2.55%) Consultant
13 5 (2.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.12%) AngularJS
1 12 (6.12%) WebSockets
2 6 (3.06%) Application Packaging
2 6 (3.06%) CSS
3 5 (2.55%) XML
3 5 (2.55%) Flash
3 5 (2.55%) HTML
4 3 (1.53%) WSH
5 2 (1.02%) OLE
5 2 (1.02%) .NET
6 1 (0.51%) COM
6 1 (0.51%) jQuery
6 1 (0.51%) NHibernate
6 1 (0.51%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.18%) Blackberry
3 8 (4.08%) Clustering
4 7 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.55%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.55%) SCORM
5 5 (2.55%) E-Learning
6 3 (1.53%) CMDB
7 2 (1.02%) iPad
7 2 (1.02%) iPhone
7 2 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.02%) Handset
7 2 (1.02%) NHS
8 1 (0.51%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.51%) Replication
8 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.51%) Life Science
8 1 (0.51%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.51%) Kindle
8 1 (0.51%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 196 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (26.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (23.47%) Windows XP
4 33 (16.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (8.16%) Windows 8
5 16 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (6.12%) Windows Vista
7 10 (5.10%) UNIX
8 8 (4.08%) Solaris
9 7 (3.57%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.53%) Linux
11 2 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (16.33%) Migration
2 19 (9.69%) ITIL
3 17 (8.67%) Security Management
4 13 (6.63%) Problem Management
5 12 (6.12%) Time Management
6 8 (4.08%) Business Analysis
7 7 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (3.06%) Incident Management
9 5 (2.55%) Project Management
9 5 (2.55%) Configuration Management
9 5 (2.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (2.55%) Software Engineering
10 4 (2.04%) Supplier Management
10 4 (2.04%) Asset Management
10 4 (2.04%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.04%) Scrum
10 4 (2.04%) Regression Testing
11 3 (1.53%) ERP
11 3 (1.53%) Service Management
11 3 (1.53%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.18%) JavaScript
2 14 (7.14%) C#
3 12 (6.12%) Python
4 10 (5.10%) VB
5 7 (3.57%) VBScript
6 5 (2.55%) SQL
6 5 (2.55%) ActionScript
6 5 (2.55%) ActionScript 2.0
7 3 (1.53%) Java
7 3 (1.53%) C++
8 2 (1.02%) VBA
9 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 54 (27.55%) Security Cleared
2 36 (18.37%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.61%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.04%) ISEB
5 2 (1.02%) CCNA
5 2 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.51%) CCNP
6 1 (0.51%) MCSE
6 1 (0.51%) MCSA
6 1 (0.51%) MCP
6 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.51%) MCDST
6 1 (0.51%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.14%) SLA
2 4 (2.04%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (22.96%) Active Directory
2 17 (8.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.10%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.06%) XenApp
4 6 (3.06%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (3.06%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.55%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.04%) vSphere
7 2 (1.02%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.51%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (8.16%) SCCM
2 14 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (3.06%) WSUS
5 5 (2.55%) MOM
6 4 (2.04%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (1.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (1.02%) SCOM
8 2 (1.02%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.51%) SAP Afaria
9 1 (0.51%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.51%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 76 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 27 (13.78%) VMware
3 18 (9.18%) McAfee
4 17 (8.67%) HP
4 17 (8.67%) Lumension
5 16 (8.16%) Cisco
5 16 (8.16%) Citrix
6 13 (6.63%) Sophos
7 10 (5.10%) Remedy
8 7 (3.57%) Adobe
9 6 (3.06%) Symantec
9 6 (3.06%) Dell
10 4 (2.04%) EMC
10 4 (2.04%) Intel
11 3 (1.53%) IBM
11 3 (1.53%) Lotus
12 2 (1.02%) LANDesk
12 2 (1.02%) Oracle
13 1 (0.51%) Juniper
13 1 (0.51%) Borland
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