The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 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 8 over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 104 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 19 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.94% 0.69% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.38% 2.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £220 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-41.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Windows 8
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
800 474 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 39.68% 27.38% 22.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 230 163
Average daily rate £330 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 39 53
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -14.28%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Windows 8
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 8 across the Hampshire region.

Windows 8 Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Windows 8
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Windows 8 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Windows 8
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 across the Hampshire region.

Windows 8 Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Windows 8
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 8 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 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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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 +2 4 - - 3
Eastleigh - 4 £290 -
Portsmouth - 1 - - 2
Farnborough - 1 £190 - 1
Andover - - - -
Southampton - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - - 1
Windows 8
South East

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Windows 8 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 8.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) Windows 7
3 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
4 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (43.48%) Windows XP
6 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
7 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
7 8 (34.78%) VMware
8 6 (26.09%) Citrix
8 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (21.74%) ITIL V3
9 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
9 5 (21.74%) ITIL
9 5 (21.74%) Service Management
9 5 (21.74%) Change Management
9 5 (21.74%) Remedy
9 5 (21.74%) McAfee
9 5 (21.74%) assyst
10 4 (17.39%) SCCM
10 4 (17.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (17.39%) VBScript
10 4 (17.39%) VB
10 4 (17.39%) Linux
10 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
10 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
10 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (17.39%) PowerShell

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Windows 8 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 8. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (17.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (13.04%) OpenStack
5 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (13.04%) OpenShift
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SMS
1 1 (4.35%) DHCP
1 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
1 1 (4.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) IT Support
3 4 (17.39%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) UX Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix Support
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) UI Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
1 1 (4.35%) CSS3
1 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Blackberry
1 3 (13.04%) Life Science
1 3 (13.04%) Open Source
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) Windows 7
3 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (43.48%) Windows XP
4 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (17.39%) Linux
6 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Service Management
1 5 (21.74%) Change Management
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL V3
2 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
2 3 (13.04%) Coaching
3 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
3 1 (4.35%) Software Distribution
3 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) VBScript
1 4 (17.39%) VB
1 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) RHCSA
4 3 (13.04%) CCNA
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (13.04%) RHCE
4 3 (13.04%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) XenServer
3 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) Citrix
4 5 (21.74%) Remedy
4 5 (21.74%) McAfee
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle
5 3 (13.04%) Borland
5 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
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