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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 57 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 67 109 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.06% 5.20% 5.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.34% 16.03% 20.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 70 60
Average daily rate
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£225 £250 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -21.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £120 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £403 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £214 £270
% change year-on-year
-6.43% -20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 20
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £8.40 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £25.10 £26.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
591 680 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.95% 32.41% 27.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 372 278
Average daily rate £363 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 57 55
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 3 September 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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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
Basingstoke +1 13 £213 -19.04%
Southampton -12 9 £160 -60.00%
Havant +11 7 £225 -28.57% 1
Hook +1 7 £405 +68.04%
Portsmouth -11 7 £213 -18.26% 1
Eastleigh +1 5 £280 +69.69%
Farnborough -4 5 £150 -11.76% 2
Winchester -18 2 £196 - 2
Aldershot - 1 - -
Petersfield - 1 £140 -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 172 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (41.28%) Active Directory
3 57 (33.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (29.65%) Microsoft
4 51 (29.65%) MS Office
5 50 (29.07%) Security Cleared
6 37 (21.51%) Windows XP
7 31 (18.02%) Citrix
8 30 (17.44%) SC Cleared
9 29 (16.86%) MS Exchange
10 25 (14.53%) VMware
10 25 (14.53%) SCCM
11 23 (13.37%) DNS
12 22 (12.79%) DHCP
12 22 (12.79%) ITIL
13 21 (12.21%) Oracle
13 21 (12.21%) Firewall
13 21 (12.21%) Symantec
13 21 (12.21%) XenApp
14 20 (11.63%) Migration
14 20 (11.63%) SQL Server
15 19 (11.05%) MS Excel
15 19 (11.05%) PowerShell
16 17 (9.88%) Windows Server 2003
16 17 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (8.72%) VMware Infrastructure
17 15 (8.72%) Exchange Server 2007
17 15 (8.72%) Oracle Database
17 15 (8.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
18 14 (8.14%) XenDesktop

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 29 (16.86%) MS Exchange
2 15 (8.72%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.91%) IBM Notes
5 4 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.74%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.16%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.58%) Lync
8 1 (0.58%) IIS
8 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 51 (29.65%) MS Office
2 19 (11.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.58%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) assyst
2 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.37%) DNS
2 22 (12.79%) DHCP
3 21 (12.21%) Firewall
4 6 (3.49%) VPN
5 5 (2.91%) Internet
5 5 (2.91%) LAN
5 5 (2.91%) WAN
6 3 (1.74%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.16%) SAN
7 2 (1.16%) PCoIP
8 1 (0.58%) 3G
8 1 (0.58%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.58%) NAS
8 1 (0.58%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.58%) SSL
8 1 (0.58%) VoIP
8 1 (0.58%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.58%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.72%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.33%) StarTeam
1 4 (2.33%) Yeoman
2 3 (1.74%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.16%) ClearQuest
3 2 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.58%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (0.58%) MSI
4 1 (0.58%) AdminStudio
General
1 7 (4.07%) Retail
2 5 (2.91%) Back Office
3 2 (1.16%) Law
3 2 (1.16%) Military
4 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (16.28%) Architect
1 28 (16.28%) Analyst
2 27 (15.70%) Support Engineer
3 19 (11.05%) Desktop Engineer
4 18 (10.47%) Infrastructure Architect
4 18 (10.47%) 2nd Line Support
4 18 (10.47%) Desktop Support
5 11 (6.40%) Support Analyst
5 11 (6.40%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 11 (6.40%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (5.81%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (5.81%) Service Analyst
7 8 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (4.65%) Deployment Engineer
8 7 (4.07%) Administrator
8 7 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.07%) Security Administrator
9 6 (3.49%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 6 (3.49%) Data Analyst
10 5 (2.91%) Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.65%) XML
2 7 (4.07%) HTML
3 2 (1.16%) .NET
3 2 (1.16%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.58%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.58%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.23%) Blackberry
2 8 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.07%) EPoS
4 6 (3.49%) iPhone
4 6 (3.49%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.74%) BYOD
7 2 (1.16%) HP Storage
7 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.58%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.58%) PDA
8 1 (0.58%) Life Science
8 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.58%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 172 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (33.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (21.51%) Windows XP
4 17 (9.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (7.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (4.65%) Windows 8
7 7 (4.07%) Windows Vista
8 6 (3.49%) Windows Mobile
8 6 (3.49%) Windows 2000
9 5 (2.91%) UNIX
10 3 (1.74%) Solaris
10 3 (1.74%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.58%) Linux
11 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (12.79%) ITIL
2 20 (11.63%) Migration
3 13 (7.56%) Portfolio Management
4 10 (5.81%) Time Management
5 9 (5.23%) Incident Management
6 8 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (4.07%) High Availability
8 6 (3.49%) Data Analysis
9 5 (2.91%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (2.91%) Office Automation
10 4 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (2.33%) Software Deployment
10 4 (2.33%) Business Analysis
11 3 (1.74%) Load Balancing
11 3 (1.74%) Problem Management
11 3 (1.74%) Change Management
11 3 (1.74%) Configuration Management
11 3 (1.74%) Project Management
11 3 (1.74%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (1.16%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.05%) PowerShell
2 13 (7.56%) SQL
3 10 (5.81%) VBScript
4 7 (4.07%) VB
5 2 (1.16%) C
5 2 (1.16%) C#
5 2 (1.16%) Java
5 2 (1.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 50 (29.07%) Security Cleared
2 30 (17.44%) SC Cleared
3 17 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (6.98%) MCSA
5 9 (5.23%) DV Cleared
6 7 (4.07%) MCITP
7 5 (2.91%) MCSE
8 2 (1.16%) MCP
8 2 (1.16%) CCNP
8 2 (1.16%) CCNA
8 2 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.16%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.58%) MOS
9 1 (0.58%) Degree
9 1 (0.58%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.23%) SLA
System Software
1 71 (41.28%) Active Directory
2 21 (12.21%) XenApp
3 15 (8.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (8.14%) XenDesktop
5 12 (6.98%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.33%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.74%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (1.74%) vSphere
8 2 (1.16%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.58%) Firmware
9 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (14.53%) SCCM
2 15 (8.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (2.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (1.16%) WMI
7 1 (0.58%) WSUS
7 1 (0.58%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.58%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.58%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.58%) SCOM
7 1 (0.58%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.58%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.58%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 51 (29.65%) Microsoft
2 31 (18.02%) Citrix
3 25 (14.53%) VMware
4 21 (12.21%) Symantec
4 21 (12.21%) Oracle
5 13 (7.56%) OpenText
5 13 (7.56%) Ventyx
6 11 (6.40%) IBM
7 6 (3.49%) SAP
7 6 (3.49%) Lotus
8 5 (2.91%) Remedy
8 5 (2.91%) Cisco
8 5 (2.91%) HP
9 4 (2.33%) Sophos
10 3 (1.74%) Acronis
10 3 (1.74%) Lumension
10 3 (1.74%) Intel
10 3 (1.74%) Apple
11 2 (1.16%) McAfee
11 2 (1.16%) Borland
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