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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 28 26 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 120 113 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.58% 6.04% 4.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.22% 20.25% 20.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 55 40
Average daily rate
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£318 £185 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.62% -36.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £95 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £368 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £205 £200 £265
% change year-on-year
+2.25% -24.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 19
Average hourly rate £13.55 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.31% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £12.81 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £93.00 £17.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £14.63
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -0.85%
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
740 558 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 34.42% 29.84% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 293 212
Average daily rate £345 £310 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.29% +0.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £165 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 50 54
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% +86.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £38.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-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 27 March 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
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 27 March 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
Southampton -25 14 £410 +224.75% 5
Portsmouth -1 8 £123 -48.42% 5
Basingstoke -16 8 £150 -18.91% 5
Havant +5 6 £300 -31.42% 4
Eastleigh -1 4 £230 +84.00%
Winchester -11 3 - -
Farnborough -8 2 - -
Fareham -9 2 - -
Andover - - - -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 260 (100.00%) Windows
2 111 (42.69%) Security Cleared
3 108 (41.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 93 (35.77%) Microsoft
5 91 (35.00%) SC Cleared
6 73 (28.08%) Active Directory
7 66 (25.38%) Windows XP
8 61 (23.46%) Migration
9 52 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 48 (18.46%) MS Office
11 46 (17.69%) SCCM
12 38 (14.62%) Citrix
13 32 (12.31%) VMware
14 29 (11.15%) ITIL
15 28 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
16 27 (10.38%) MS Exchange
17 25 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
18 22 (8.46%) Windows 8
19 21 (8.08%) Blackberry
20 20 (7.69%) McAfee
20 20 (7.69%) HP
21 19 (7.31%) MS Excel
21 19 (7.31%) SQL
21 19 (7.31%) PowerShell
21 19 (7.31%) Hyper-V
22 18 (6.92%) MCSA
23 17 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
24 16 (6.15%) Firewall
24 16 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
25 14 (5.38%) Time Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 27 (10.38%) MS Exchange
2 14 (5.38%) SharePoint
3 13 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (2.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.15%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.15%) IIS
7 2 (0.77%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.77%) Lync
8 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.38%) Apache
8 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 48 (18.46%) MS Office
2 19 (7.31%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.77%) Fireworks
3 2 (0.77%) PaintShop Pro
3 2 (0.77%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 6 (2.31%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.15%) Office 365
1 3 (1.15%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.15%) Firewall
2 11 (4.23%) WAN
2 11 (4.23%) DNS
3 10 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.46%) LAN
5 7 (2.69%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (2.31%) VoIP
6 6 (2.31%) DHCP
7 4 (1.54%) VPN
7 4 (1.54%) SAN
7 4 (1.54%) Broadband
7 4 (1.54%) 3G
7 4 (1.54%) Modbus
7 4 (1.54%) MQTT
8 3 (1.15%) Internet
8 3 (1.15%) SSL
9 2 (0.77%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.77%) SNMP
9 2 (0.77%) WLAN
9 2 (0.77%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.15%) MySQL
3 2 (0.77%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.38%) MS Access
4 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (2.31%) StarTeam
2 2 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.77%) Yeoman
2 2 (0.77%) ClearCase
2 2 (0.77%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (0.77%) WinRunner
2 2 (0.77%) TestDirector
2 2 (0.77%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.77%) ClearQuest
2 2 (0.77%) MSI
General
1 11 (4.23%) Finance
2 2 (0.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (0.77%) Italian Language
3 1 (0.38%) Legal
3 1 (0.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (12.69%) Support Engineer
2 30 (11.54%) Analyst
3 26 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 24 (9.23%) Desktop Engineer
5 19 (7.31%) 2nd Line Support
5 19 (7.31%) Wintel Engineer
6 15 (5.77%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 13 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (4.23%) Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (4.23%) Architect
8 11 (4.23%) Service Analyst
9 10 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
10 9 (3.46%) Developer
10 9 (3.46%) Support Analyst
10 9 (3.46%) IT Support
11 8 (3.08%) Consultant
11 8 (3.08%) Release Manager
11 8 (3.08%) Rollout Engineer
11 8 (3.08%) Integration Engineer
12 7 (2.69%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.62%) XML
2 11 (4.23%) HTML
3 9 (3.46%) .NET
4 4 (1.54%) WebSockets
4 4 (1.54%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.15%) LAMP
6 2 (0.77%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.77%) CSS
6 2 (0.77%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.08%) Blackberry
2 16 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.69%) Clustering
4 6 (2.31%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.92%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.15%) NHS
6 3 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.15%) Open Source
6 3 (1.15%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.77%) Life Science
7 2 (0.77%) Replication
7 2 (0.77%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.77%) SCORM
7 2 (0.77%) PDA
8 1 (0.38%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.38%) CMDB
8 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 260 (100.00%) Windows
2 108 (41.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (25.38%) Windows XP
4 52 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (8.46%) Windows 8
7 11 (4.23%) UNIX
8 9 (3.46%) Windows Vista
8 9 (3.46%) Solaris
9 4 (1.54%) Linux
10 3 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.77%) AIX
11 2 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (23.46%) Migration
2 29 (11.15%) ITIL
3 14 (5.38%) Time Management
4 11 (4.23%) Change Management
4 11 (4.23%) Configuration Management
5 10 (3.85%) Project Management
6 9 (3.46%) High Availability
7 7 (2.69%) ITIL V3
7 7 (2.69%) Problem Management
8 6 (2.31%) Release Management
8 6 (2.31%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (2.31%) Incident Management
8 6 (2.31%) Service Management
8 6 (2.31%) Security Management
8 6 (2.31%) Asset Management
8 6 (2.31%) Coaching
9 5 (1.92%) Data Migration
10 4 (1.54%) CAD
10 4 (1.54%) Mentoring
10 4 (1.54%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.31%) SQL
1 19 (7.31%) PowerShell
2 14 (5.38%) VBScript
3 11 (4.23%) C#
4 7 (2.69%) C++
4 7 (2.69%) Java
5 6 (2.31%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.54%) VB
6 4 (1.54%) Python
7 3 (1.15%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.15%) VBA
8 2 (0.77%) ActionScript 2.0
8 2 (0.77%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.38%) C
Qualifications
1 111 (42.69%) Security Cleared
2 91 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 28 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (6.92%) MCSA
5 12 (4.62%) DV Cleared
6 11 (4.23%) MCITP
7 6 (2.31%) MCSE
8 5 (1.92%) MCP
9 4 (1.54%) Degree
9 4 (1.54%) MCTS
10 3 (1.15%) RHCSA
10 3 (1.15%) CCNA
10 3 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.15%) RHCE
10 3 (1.15%) RHCA
10 3 (1.15%) MCDST
11 2 (0.77%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.38%) Chartered Engineer
12 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 73 (28.08%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.31%) Hyper-V
3 17 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.08%) Samba
5 6 (2.31%) XenApp
5 6 (2.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (1.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (1.54%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.15%) vSphere
8 2 (0.77%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.38%) Firmware
9 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 46 (17.69%) SCCM
2 6 (2.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (1.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (1.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.77%) ARCserve
5 2 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.77%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.77%) WSUS
5 2 (0.77%) SCOM
6 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.38%) Netcool
6 1 (0.38%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 93 (35.77%) Microsoft
2 38 (14.62%) Citrix
3 32 (12.31%) VMware
4 20 (7.69%) McAfee
4 20 (7.69%) HP
5 9 (3.46%) Cisco
6 8 (3.08%) Oracle
7 7 (2.69%) Remedy
8 6 (2.31%) Symantec
9 5 (1.92%) NetApp
10 4 (1.54%) Borland
10 4 (1.54%) IBM
11 3 (1.15%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.15%) OpenText
11 3 (1.15%) Ventyx
12 2 (0.77%) IronPort
12 2 (0.77%) Mitel
12 2 (0.77%) Apple
12 2 (0.77%) Veritas
12 2 (0.77%) Lotus
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