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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 65 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 54 127 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.88% 6.33% 4.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.04% 16.39% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 65 31
Average daily rate £275 £276 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.36% +53.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £88
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £188 £190
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 12
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.75 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -17.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.36 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £21.50 £43.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.97 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.39% -3.67%
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
538 775 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.65% 38.65% 27.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 386 236
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 44 35
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.70 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 12 £275 +83.33% 2
Portsmouth -5 7 £125 -68.15% 2
Southampton -3 6 £154 -61.56% 2
Hook -3 4 £315 +0.80% 1
Winchester - 3 £308 - 1
Farnborough +7 2 £350 +117.05% 4
Fareham -7 2 £200 +2.56%
Havant -5 1 £200 -27.27% 1
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 129 (100.00%) Windows
2 85 (65.89%) Active Directory
3 49 (37.98%) Microsoft
4 45 (34.88%) SCCM
5 34 (26.36%) Windows XP
6 32 (24.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (24.03%) Security Cleared
8 29 (22.48%) Windows Server
9 27 (20.93%) VMware
9 27 (20.93%) ITIL
10 26 (20.16%) MS Office
11 23 (17.83%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (17.83%) SC Cleared
12 22 (17.05%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (14.73%) MS Exchange
14 18 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
14 18 (13.95%) Migration
15 17 (13.18%) Citrix
15 17 (13.18%) Windows 8
16 16 (12.40%) Software Deployment
16 16 (12.40%) PowerShell
17 13 (10.08%) TCP/IP
17 13 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (10.08%) Hyper-V
18 12 (9.30%) VBScript
19 11 (8.53%) SSL
19 11 (8.53%) SNMP
19 11 (8.53%) Blackberry
20 10 (7.75%) MS Excel
20 10 (7.75%) Configuration Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (14.73%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (3.88%) Lync
4 3 (2.33%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.55%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 26 (20.16%) MS Office
2 10 (7.75%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.55%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.08%) TCP/IP
2 11 (8.53%) SNMP
2 11 (8.53%) SSL
3 8 (6.20%) DNS
3 8 (6.20%) LAN
4 7 (5.43%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (4.65%) DHCP
5 6 (4.65%) WAN
6 3 (2.33%) Firewall
6 3 (2.33%) Internet
6 3 (2.33%) VPN
7 1 (0.78%) 3G
7 1 (0.78%) 4G
7 1 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.78%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.78%) SAN
7 1 (0.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.10%) MSI
2 3 (2.33%) Yeoman
3 2 (1.55%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.78%) git-flow
4 1 (0.78%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.78%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 3 (2.33%) Finance
1 3 (2.33%) Legal
1 3 (2.33%) Military
2 2 (1.55%) Law
2 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.78%) Publishing
3 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (21.71%) Support Engineer
2 27 (20.93%) Analyst
3 20 (15.50%) Desktop Support
4 16 (12.40%) Desktop Engineer
4 16 (12.40%) Service Analyst
5 15 (11.63%) Service Desk Analyst
6 14 (10.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 14 (10.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 12 (9.30%) Support Analyst
8 11 (8.53%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (6.98%) 1st Line Support
9 9 (6.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 9 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (6.98%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (6.20%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (6.20%) Build Engineer
10 8 (6.20%) IT Support
11 7 (5.43%) IT Analyst
12 6 (4.65%) 1st Line Support Analyst
12 6 (4.65%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.78%) .NET
1 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.78%) CSS
1 1 (0.78%) Middleware
1 1 (0.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.53%) Blackberry
3 8 (6.20%) Device Driver
4 6 (4.65%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.88%) iPhone
5 5 (3.88%) User Experience
6 3 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.33%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.55%) Replication
7 2 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.78%) Economics
8 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.78%) PDA
8 1 (0.78%) PKI
8 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 129 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (26.36%) Windows XP
3 32 (24.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (22.48%) Windows Server
5 22 (17.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (13.18%) Windows 8
8 7 (5.43%) Linux
9 4 (3.10%) Windows 10
9 4 (3.10%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (2.33%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.93%) ITIL
2 18 (13.95%) Migration
3 16 (12.40%) Software Deployment
4 10 (7.75%) Application Packaging
4 10 (7.75%) Configuration Management
5 8 (6.20%) Integration Testing
6 7 (5.43%) Service Management
6 7 (5.43%) Time Management
7 5 (3.88%) Data Migration
7 5 (3.88%) Data Protection
7 5 (3.88%) Incident Management
7 5 (3.88%) Software Engineering
8 4 (3.10%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (3.10%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (2.33%) Asset Management
9 3 (2.33%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (2.33%) ITSM
9 3 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (1.55%) Change Management
10 2 (1.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.40%) PowerShell
2 12 (9.30%) VBScript
3 9 (6.98%) C
4 7 (5.43%) SQL
5 5 (3.88%) C#
6 4 (3.10%) Ada
6 4 (3.10%) Ada 83
6 4 (3.10%) Ada 95
6 4 (3.10%) C++
7 3 (2.33%) VB
8 2 (1.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (24.03%) Security Cleared
2 23 (17.83%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.65%) MCSE
5 5 (3.88%) A+ Certification
6 3 (2.33%) Degree
7 2 (1.55%) ISEB
7 2 (1.55%) MCP
8 1 (0.78%) APMP
8 1 (0.78%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.78%) MCDST
8 1 (0.78%) MCTS
8 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (65.89%) Active Directory
2 23 (17.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.08%) Hyper-V
4 8 (6.20%) XenApp
5 5 (3.88%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.88%) XenDesktop
6 4 (3.10%) vSphere
7 3 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.33%) XenServer
8 2 (1.55%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.78%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.78%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 45 (34.88%) SCCM
2 8 (6.20%) SCOM
2 8 (6.20%) SCVMM
3 5 (3.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (2.33%) SCDPM
4 3 (2.33%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.55%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.55%) WSUS
6 1 (0.78%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.78%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 49 (37.98%) Microsoft
2 27 (20.93%) VMware
3 17 (13.18%) Citrix
4 7 (5.43%) HP
4 7 (5.43%) Oracle
5 6 (4.65%) LANDesk
6 4 (3.10%) Cisco
6 4 (3.10%) iManage
7 3 (2.33%) Apple
7 3 (2.33%) Lotus
7 3 (2.33%) SAP
7 3 (2.33%) Symantec
8 2 (1.55%) Adobe
8 2 (1.55%) AppSense
8 2 (1.55%) Borland
8 2 (1.55%) IBM
8 2 (1.55%) Juniper
8 2 (1.55%) McAfee
8 2 (1.55%) Progress
8 2 (1.55%) Remedy
Winchester, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £340.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £40 - £45 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £12.00 - £13.00 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago