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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 33 33 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 +23
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 109 93 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.21% 5.09% 3.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.54% 18.53% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 51 16
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £165 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £290 £263
% change year-on-year
-24.13% +10.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 18 26
Average hourly rate £15.75 £16.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +4.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.96 £10.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.25 £26.45 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
659 502 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.52% 27.49% 25.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 281 243
Average daily rate £325 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £459 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 52 64
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 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -14 22 £400 +17.64% 6
Portsmouth +11 17 £260 +188.88% 1
Basingstoke +29 14 £263 +50.00% 5
Hook 0 11 £240 -26.94%
Fareham -1 3 £190 - 2
Havant -1 3 £315 - 1
Andover - 3 £285 -
Eastleigh 0 2 £165 +32.00%
Winchester -3 1 - -
Ringwood - - - -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 194 (100.00%) Windows
2 80 (41.24%) Microsoft
3 56 (28.87%) Windows XP
4 54 (27.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (26.29%) Security Cleared
6 45 (23.20%) Active Directory
7 39 (20.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (19.59%) SC Cleared
9 35 (18.04%) Migration
9 35 (18.04%) MS Exchange
10 30 (15.46%) MS Office
11 27 (13.92%) SCCM
12 25 (12.89%) TCP/IP
13 24 (12.37%) ITIL
14 22 (11.34%) HP
14 22 (11.34%) VMware
14 22 (11.34%) Exchange Server 2010
15 21 (10.82%) MS Excel
15 21 (10.82%) Blackberry
16 18 (9.28%) McAfee
16 18 (9.28%) Windows Server 2012
17 17 (8.76%) Windows 8
17 17 (8.76%) SharePoint
17 17 (8.76%) JavaScript
18 16 (8.25%) VMware Infrastructure
18 16 (8.25%) Hyper-V
19 15 (7.73%) Security Management
19 15 (7.73%) Citrix
19 15 (7.73%) Internet
20 14 (7.22%) McAfee ePO

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 35 (18.04%) MS Exchange
2 22 (11.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (8.76%) SharePoint
4 11 (5.67%) IBM Notes
5 9 (4.64%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (3.61%) IIS
7 6 (3.09%) Lotus Domino
7 6 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (2.06%) Lync
10 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 30 (15.46%) MS Office
2 21 (10.82%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.58%) Adobe Captivate
3 5 (2.58%) Fireworks
4 4 (2.06%) PaintShop Pro
5 2 (1.03%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.52%) assyst
2 1 (0.52%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.55%) Office 365
1 3 (1.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.89%) TCP/IP
2 15 (7.73%) Internet
3 12 (6.19%) Modbus
3 12 (6.19%) MQTT
4 8 (4.12%) 3G
5 6 (3.09%) Broadband
5 6 (3.09%) IP Telephony
6 5 (2.58%) DHCP
7 4 (2.06%) SAN
7 4 (2.06%) Firewall
8 3 (1.55%) VPN
8 3 (1.55%) Bluetooth
8 3 (1.55%) LAN
9 2 (1.03%) DNS
9 2 (1.03%) Cisco IPT
10 1 (0.52%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.52%) NAS
10 1 (0.52%) Wireless
10 1 (0.52%) H.323
10 1 (0.52%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (3.61%) MSI
2 5 (2.58%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (1.55%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.55%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (1.03%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.52%) AdminStudio
General
1 8 (4.12%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.09%) Military
3 5 (2.58%) Finance
4 4 (2.06%) Back Office
4 4 (2.06%) Electronics
5 3 (1.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Billing
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (13.92%) Analyst
2 26 (13.40%) Desktop Support
3 19 (9.79%) Support Engineer
4 18 (9.28%) Desktop Engineer
5 17 (8.76%) Developer
6 15 (7.73%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (5.67%) Project Manager
8 10 (5.15%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 8 (4.12%) C# Developer
10 7 (3.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (3.61%) Python Developer
10 7 (3.61%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (3.09%) Service Analyst
11 6 (3.09%) Administrator
11 6 (3.09%) Architect
11 6 (3.09%) Service Desk Analyst
12 5 (2.58%) Rollout Engineer
12 5 (2.58%) Infrastructure Manager
12 5 (2.58%) Security Specialist
12 5 (2.58%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.19%) WebSockets
1 12 (6.19%) AngularJS
2 6 (3.09%) Application Packaging
3 5 (2.58%) Flash
3 5 (2.58%) XML
3 5 (2.58%) CSS
3 5 (2.58%) HTML
4 3 (1.55%) WSH
5 2 (1.03%) OLE
6 1 (0.52%) .NET
6 1 (0.52%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.82%) Blackberry
2 7 (3.61%) Clustering
3 5 (2.58%) SCORM
3 5 (2.58%) E-Learning
3 5 (2.58%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.06%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.03%) iPad
5 2 (1.03%) NHS
5 2 (1.03%) Handset
5 2 (1.03%) iPhone
5 2 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.52%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.52%) Life Science
6 1 (0.52%) CMDB
6 1 (0.52%) Replication
6 1 (0.52%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.52%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 194 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (28.87%) Windows XP
3 54 (27.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (20.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (9.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (8.76%) Windows 8
7 12 (6.19%) Windows Vista
8 10 (5.15%) UNIX
9 8 (4.12%) Solaris
10 6 (3.09%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.03%) Linux
11 2 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (18.04%) Migration
2 24 (12.37%) ITIL
3 15 (7.73%) Security Management
4 10 (5.15%) Problem Management
5 7 (3.61%) Time Management
6 6 (3.09%) Data Protection
7 5 (2.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (2.58%) Software Engineering
8 4 (2.06%) Service Delivery
8 4 (2.06%) Project Management
8 4 (2.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (2.06%) Regression Testing
8 4 (2.06%) Asset Management
8 4 (2.06%) Business Analysis
9 3 (1.55%) System Testing
9 3 (1.55%) Incident Management
9 3 (1.55%) Requirements Management
9 3 (1.55%) Business Continuity
9 3 (1.55%) Programme Management
9 3 (1.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.76%) JavaScript
2 12 (6.19%) C#
2 12 (6.19%) Python
3 10 (5.15%) SQL
4 9 (4.64%) VB
5 8 (4.12%) PowerShell
6 6 (3.09%) VBScript
7 5 (2.58%) ActionScript
7 5 (2.58%) ActionScript 2.0
8 3 (1.55%) Java
8 3 (1.55%) C++
9 2 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 51 (26.29%) Security Cleared
2 38 (19.59%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.15%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.06%) ISEB
5 3 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.03%) MCP
6 2 (1.03%) CCNA
6 2 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.52%) MCDST
7 1 (0.52%) MCTS
7 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.52%) CCNP
7 1 (0.52%) MCSE
7 1 (0.52%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.70%) SLA
2 6 (3.09%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 45 (23.20%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (8.25%) Hyper-V
3 9 (4.64%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (3.09%) XenApp
5 5 (2.58%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.06%) vSphere
7 3 (1.55%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.03%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.52%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 27 (13.92%) SCCM
2 14 (7.22%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (4.12%) SCOM
4 7 (3.61%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (3.09%) SCDPM
5 6 (3.09%) SCVMM
6 5 (2.58%) WSUS
7 3 (1.55%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.03%) MOM
9 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.52%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.52%) SAP Afaria
9 1 (0.52%) AppDNA
9 1 (0.52%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 80 (41.24%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.34%) HP
2 22 (11.34%) VMware
3 18 (9.28%) McAfee
4 15 (7.73%) Citrix
5 14 (7.22%) Lumension
6 13 (6.70%) Sophos
6 13 (6.70%) Cisco
7 11 (5.67%) Lotus
8 9 (4.64%) Dell
9 7 (3.61%) Adobe
10 5 (2.58%) Remedy
11 4 (2.06%) IBM
11 4 (2.06%) EMC
11 4 (2.06%) Symantec
12 3 (1.55%) Intel
13 2 (1.03%) Becrypt
13 2 (1.03%) LANDesk
14 1 (0.52%) Qualys
14 1 (0.52%) Fujitsu
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