The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Hampshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 31 45 69
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +24
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 112 77 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.39% 4.51% 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.42% 18.25% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 41 9
Average daily rate £185 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.26% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £150 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £425 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-23.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £12.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.20 £18.30 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.63 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.86%
Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
643 422 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.97% 24.74% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 251 180
Average daily rate £321 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £178 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 60 85
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -39.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £39.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows 7
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +36 26 £185 -15.90% 3
Southampton -2 23 £115 -56.60% 4
Portsmouth +2 10 £250 +42.85% 1
Andover - 7 - -
Havant -4 6 £438 -
Farnborough -1 4 £270 +8.00%
Eastleigh +4 3 £125 -7.40%
Fareham - 1 - - 1
Winchester - - - -
Yateley - - - -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 188 (100.00%) Windows
2 85 (45.21%) Windows XP
3 67 (35.64%) Security Cleared
4 64 (34.04%) Microsoft
5 62 (32.98%) SC Cleared
6 54 (28.72%) Active Directory
7 48 (25.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 41 (21.81%) ITIL
9 37 (19.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 36 (19.15%) SCCM
10 36 (19.15%) Migration
11 32 (17.02%) MS Office
12 28 (14.89%) MS Exchange
13 24 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
14 23 (12.23%) MS Excel
15 21 (11.17%) Citrix
16 19 (10.11%) Blackberry
17 18 (9.57%) HP
17 18 (9.57%) Hyper-V
18 17 (9.04%) PowerShell
19 16 (8.51%) Lotus
19 16 (8.51%) IBM Notes
19 16 (8.51%) VMware
20 15 (7.98%) Windows 8
20 15 (7.98%) Windows Server 2012
21 14 (7.45%) SQL
21 14 (7.45%) Finance
22 13 (6.91%) SQL Server
22 13 (6.91%) PRINCE2
23 12 (6.38%) Flash

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (14.89%) MS Exchange
2 24 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (8.51%) IBM Notes
4 11 (5.85%) Lotus Domino
5 9 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.13%) IIS
7 3 (1.60%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.06%) Apache
8 2 (1.06%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.53%) Lync
9 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.53%) Quickr
9 1 (0.53%) GroupWise
Applications
1 32 (17.02%) MS Office
2 23 (12.23%) MS Excel
3 12 (6.38%) Fireworks
4 11 (5.85%) Adobe Captivate
4 11 (5.85%) PaintShop Pro
5 5 (2.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.13%) SaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.38%) Internet
2 8 (4.26%) SAN
3 7 (3.72%) DNS
4 6 (3.19%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.13%) Firewall
5 4 (2.13%) WAN
5 4 (2.13%) LAN
5 4 (2.13%) VLAN
6 3 (1.60%) VPN
6 3 (1.60%) DHCP
6 3 (1.60%) HTTP
7 2 (1.06%) Kerberos
7 2 (1.06%) SNMP
7 2 (1.06%) SSL
7 2 (1.06%) LDAP
7 2 (1.06%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.53%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (0.53%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.53%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (6.38%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.53%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.53%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (0.53%) MSI
General
1 14 (7.45%) Finance
2 9 (4.79%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.13%) Military
3 4 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.60%) Local Government
5 2 (1.06%) Back Office
5 2 (1.06%) Legal
6 1 (0.53%) Retail
6 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (11.70%) Analyst
2 21 (11.17%) Support Engineer
3 18 (9.57%) Desktop Support
4 17 (9.04%) Project Manager
5 14 (7.45%) Desktop Engineer
5 14 (7.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (6.38%) Rollout Engineer
7 11 (5.85%) Deployment Engineer
8 10 (5.32%) Developer
8 10 (5.32%) Flash Developer
9 8 (4.26%) Support Analyst
9 8 (4.26%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (3.72%) Desktop Analyst
11 6 (3.19%) Administrator
11 6 (3.19%) Technical Author
11 6 (3.19%) Author
12 5 (2.66%) Deployment Manager
12 5 (2.66%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 5 (2.66%) Service Desk Analyst
12 5 (2.66%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.38%) Flash
1 12 (6.38%) CSS
1 12 (6.38%) HTML
1 12 (6.38%) XML
2 5 (2.66%) JSP
3 2 (1.06%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.53%) .NET
4 1 (0.53%) WSH
4 1 (0.53%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.11%) Blackberry
2 12 (6.38%) Client/Server
2 12 (6.38%) SCORM
2 12 (6.38%) E-Learning
3 8 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.66%) Replication
5 2 (1.06%) Handset
6 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.53%) Clustering
6 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.53%) CMDB
6 1 (0.53%) iPhone
6 1 (0.53%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.53%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 188 (100.00%) Windows
2 85 (45.21%) Windows XP
3 48 (25.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (19.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (7.98%) Windows 8
5 15 (7.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.19%) UNIX
7 3 (1.60%) Linux
7 3 (1.60%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.53%) AIX
9 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (21.81%) ITIL
2 36 (19.15%) Migration
3 13 (6.91%) PRINCE2
4 11 (5.85%) Time Management
5 10 (5.32%) Data Protection
6 8 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (3.72%) Data Security
8 6 (3.19%) Asset Management
8 6 (3.19%) Incident Management
9 5 (2.66%) Software Distribution
9 5 (2.66%) Project Planning
9 5 (2.66%) Compatibility Testing
10 4 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (2.13%) ERP
10 4 (2.13%) Programme Management
10 4 (2.13%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (2.13%) TOGAF
10 4 (2.13%) ITIL V3
11 3 (1.60%) Supplier Management
11 3 (1.60%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.04%) PowerShell
2 14 (7.45%) SQL
3 12 (6.38%) ActionScript
3 12 (6.38%) JavaScript
3 12 (6.38%) ActionScript 2.0
4 3 (1.60%) VB
5 2 (1.06%) VBScript
6 1 (0.53%) Korn
6 1 (0.53%) C#
6 1 (0.53%) Java
6 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 67 (35.64%) Security Cleared
2 62 (32.98%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (2.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.60%) MCP
5 3 (1.60%) MCSA
5 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.06%) MCSE
6 2 (1.06%) APMP
7 1 (0.53%) MCDST
7 1 (0.53%) MCTS
7 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.53%) ISEB
7 1 (0.53%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.85%) SLA
2 4 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 54 (28.72%) Active Directory
2 18 (9.57%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (3.72%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (3.19%) XenApp
5 6 (3.19%) vSphere
6 5 (2.66%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.06%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.06%) DFS Replication
7 2 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.06%) Samba
Systems Management
1 36 (19.15%) SCCM
2 12 (6.38%) SCOM
3 10 (5.32%) SCVMM
3 10 (5.32%) SCDPM
4 5 (2.66%) AppDNA
4 5 (2.66%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.13%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (1.06%) WSUS
7 1 (0.53%) SAP Afaria
7 1 (0.53%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.53%) MOM
Vendors
1 64 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.17%) Citrix
3 18 (9.57%) HP
4 16 (8.51%) Lotus
4 16 (8.51%) VMware
5 12 (6.38%) Adobe
6 9 (4.79%) McAfee
7 7 (3.72%) Cisco
8 6 (3.19%) Dell
9 5 (2.66%) Symantec
10 4 (2.13%) IBM
10 4 (2.13%) Becrypt
11 3 (1.60%) Lumension
11 3 (1.60%) LANDesk
11 3 (1.60%) Veeam
11 3 (1.60%) Remedy
12 2 (1.06%) Apple
12 2 (1.06%) NetApp
12 2 (1.06%) Sun
12 2 (1.06%) EMC
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