The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 6 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 301 376 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.30% 16.84% 20.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.26% 60.45% 66.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 220 239
Median daily rate £358 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
- +6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 41 41
Median hourly rate £13.63 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.85% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.81 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-4.46% -3.12%
Windows
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
535 622 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.97% 27.85% 30.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 368 354
Median daily rate £370 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 57 49
Median hourly rate £13.63 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £45.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Windows
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton 0 43 £313 -13.19% 16
Hook 0 35 £330 -14.83% 1
Portsmouth -3 29 £300 -20.00% 5
Fareham +3 25 £575 +87.75% 4
Basingstoke -4 19 £338 +21.62% 10
Farnborough -2 16 £480 +28.00% 8
Winchester -11 16 £415 +25.75% 1
Andover -2 6 £335 -30.38% 4
Havant -9 6 £450 +100.00% 5
Aldershot +8 3 - - 1
Gosport +10 2 £410 -14.13%
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Windows.

1 260 (42.21%) Security Cleared
2 221 (35.88%) Microsoft
3 218 (35.39%) Active Directory
4 210 (34.09%) VMware
5 203 (32.95%) Linux
6 201 (32.63%) Windows Server
7 174 (28.25%) SC Cleared
8 158 (25.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 155 (25.16%) SQL
10 148 (24.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 111 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
12 109 (17.69%) ITIL
13 96 (15.58%) Oracle
14 93 (15.10%) PowerShell
15 91 (14.77%) SQL Server
16 87 (14.12%) Windows 7
17 82 (13.31%) MS Excel
18 79 (12.82%) Migration
19 76 (12.34%) Unix
20 74 (12.01%) Data Centre
21 69 (11.20%) Cisco
22 68 (11.04%) Windows Server 2003
23 67 (10.88%) .NET
24 65 (10.55%) AIX
25 61 (9.90%) Citrix
26 60 (9.74%) Red Hat
27 58 (9.42%) C#
28 57 (9.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
28 57 (9.25%) SCCM
29 56 (9.09%) DNS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (5.68%) MS Exchange
1 35 (5.68%) SharePoint
2 28 (4.55%) IIS
3 18 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (2.92%) WebSphere
4 17 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (2.76%) Skype for Business
5 14 (2.27%) WebLogic
6 12 (1.95%) JBoss
7 11 (1.79%) Apache
7 11 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (1.79%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.62%) Office Communications Server
9 8 (1.30%) Oracle Application Server
10 6 (0.97%) IBM Notes
11 5 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.65%) CMS
12 4 (0.65%) Documentum
12 4 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 82 (13.31%) MS Excel
2 41 (6.66%) MS Office
3 11 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.14%) MS Project
5 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 13 (2.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (1.14%) SAP hybris
3 6 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.65%) assyst
5 1 (0.16%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 48 (7.79%) IaaS
2 38 (6.17%) PaaS
3 24 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (2.76%) SaaS
5 15 (2.44%) Office 365
6 3 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.32%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 56 (9.09%) DNS
2 53 (8.60%) SAN
3 49 (7.95%) Firewall
4 39 (6.33%) DHCP
5 25 (4.06%) LAN
5 25 (4.06%) LDAP
6 24 (3.90%) NetScaler
7 23 (3.73%) WAN
8 18 (2.92%) MPLS
9 16 (2.60%) SSL
10 15 (2.44%) VoIP
11 14 (2.27%) TCP/IP
11 14 (2.27%) VPN
12 11 (1.79%) BGP
12 11 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
12 11 (1.79%) OSPF
12 11 (1.79%) VLAN
13 10 (1.62%) NAS
13 10 (1.62%) tcpdump
14 9 (1.46%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 38 (6.17%) Oracle Database
3 35 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (3.08%) DB2
5 17 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (2.11%) MySQL
8 12 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (1.30%) Relational Database
12 7 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (0.97%) MongoDB
13 6 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (0.97%) SQLPlus
14 5 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (0.81%) InterSystems Cache
15 3 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 33 (5.36%) Visual Studio
2 22 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (2.92%) Git (software)
3 18 (2.92%) Selenium
4 14 (2.27%) Jenkins
4 14 (2.27%) SpecFlow
4 14 (2.27%) Subversion
5 13 (2.11%) MSI
5 13 (2.11%) TortoiseSVN
6 12 (1.95%) JIRA
7 10 (1.62%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.46%) NUnit
8 9 (1.46%) WiX
9 8 (1.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 7 (1.14%) Vagrant
11 6 (0.97%) Artifactory
11 6 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (0.97%) Gradle
11 6 (0.97%) Maven
11 6 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
General
1 38 (6.17%) Finance
2 21 (3.41%) Military
3 14 (2.27%) Retail
4 13 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.62%) Marketing
6 8 (1.30%) Banking
7 6 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.65%) Back Office
9 3 (0.49%) Advertising
9 3 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.49%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.16%) Electronics
10 1 (0.16%) Legal
10 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 91 (14.77%) Architect
2 74 (12.01%) Developer
3 70 (11.36%) Analyst
4 37 (6.01%) Support Engineer
5 35 (5.68%) .NET Developer
5 35 (5.68%) Consultant
5 35 (5.68%) Infrastructure Architect
6 26 (4.22%) Wintel Engineer
7 23 (3.73%) Administrator
8 22 (3.57%) Technical Architect
9 20 (3.25%) Service Analyst
9 20 (3.25%) Support Analyst
10 18 (2.92%) Integration Engineer
10 18 (2.92%) Network Engineer
10 18 (2.92%) Service Desk Analyst
11 17 (2.76%) 3rd Line Support
11 17 (2.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 16 (2.60%) Build Engineer
13 15 (2.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 15 (2.44%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (10.88%) .NET
2 43 (6.98%) XML
3 36 (5.84%) Web Services
4 32 (5.19%) ASP.NET
5 27 (4.38%) CSS
6 26 (4.22%) Ajax
6 26 (4.22%) jQuery
7 22 (3.57%) HTML
7 22 (3.57%) WCF
8 21 (3.41%) .NET Framework
9 18 (2.92%) Middleware
10 16 (2.60%) Entity Framework
11 14 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (2.27%) Breeze.js
11 14 (2.27%) Durandal
11 14 (2.27%) KnockoutJS
11 14 (2.27%) React
12 13 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (1.79%) Spring
14 10 (1.62%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 74 (12.01%) Data Centre
2 28 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (3.73%) PKI
4 22 (3.57%) Clustering
5 20 (3.25%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.44%) Driving Licence
7 14 (2.27%) N-Tier
8 11 (1.79%) LPAR
8 11 (1.79%) Replication
9 9 (1.46%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.46%) Cryptography
9 9 (1.46%) HP Storage
9 9 (1.46%) Smart Meter
9 9 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (1.14%) Smartcard
10 7 (1.14%) Statistics
11 6 (0.97%) Client/Server
11 6 (0.97%) Public Cloud
11 6 (0.97%) VCE vBlock
12 5 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 203 (32.95%) Linux
2 201 (32.63%) Windows Server
3 158 (25.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 148 (24.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 87 (14.12%) Windows 7
6 76 (12.34%) Unix
7 68 (11.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 65 (10.55%) AIX
9 57 (9.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 53 (8.60%) Windows 10
11 25 (4.06%) Solaris
12 17 (2.76%) Windows 8
13 16 (2.60%) Windows XP
14 12 (1.95%) Apple iOS
15 8 (1.30%) Android
16 7 (1.14%) Mac OS X
16 7 (1.14%) Windows Vista
17 6 (0.97%) CentOS
17 6 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
18 5 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (17.69%) ITIL
2 79 (12.82%) Migration
3 53 (8.60%) Service Management
4 47 (7.63%) Configuration Management
5 31 (5.03%) DevOps
6 30 (4.87%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (3.73%) MVC
8 22 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (3.41%) Information Security
10 20 (3.25%) Change Management
11 18 (2.92%) TOGAF
11 18 (2.92%) Unit Testing
12 17 (2.76%) Integration Testing
12 17 (2.76%) System Testing
12 17 (2.76%) User Stories
13 16 (2.60%) Project Management
13 16 (2.60%) Release Management
13 16 (2.60%) Server Building
13 16 (2.60%) Software Engineering
13 16 (2.60%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 155 (25.16%) SQL
2 93 (15.10%) PowerShell
3 58 (9.42%) C#
4 36 (5.84%) Perl
5 35 (5.68%) JavaScript
5 35 (5.68%) VBScript
6 30 (4.87%) Java
7 28 (4.55%) VB
8 21 (3.41%) C++
9 19 (3.08%) T-SQL
10 18 (2.92%) Bash Shell
11 15 (2.44%) Python
12 14 (2.27%) Shell Script
12 14 (2.27%) TypeScript
13 13 (2.11%) VB.NET
14 12 (1.95%) C
15 9 (1.46%) PL/SQL
16 7 (1.14%) PHP
16 7 (1.14%) Ruby
17 6 (0.97%) Korn
Qualifications
1 260 (42.21%) Security Cleared
2 174 (28.25%) SC Cleared
3 50 (8.12%) DV Cleared
4 38 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (5.19%) Degree
6 17 (2.76%) MCSE
7 13 (2.11%) ISTQB
8 12 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (1.62%) CCNA
10 9 (1.46%) MCITP
10 9 (1.46%) MCSA
11 8 (1.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 8 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (0.97%) CISSP
12 6 (0.97%) MCP
13 5 (0.81%) GCIA
13 5 (0.81%) GCIH
14 4 (0.65%) CCNP
14 4 (0.65%) ISEB
14 4 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.79%) PCI DSS
2 10 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.14%) JSP 440
4 5 (0.81%) COBIT
4 5 (0.81%) COSO
4 5 (0.81%) SAS 70
4 5 (0.81%) SLA
5 4 (0.65%) GPG13
6 3 (0.49%) PA-DSS
7 2 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.32%) QA
8 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 218 (35.39%) Active Directory
2 111 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (6.49%) Hyper-V
4 32 (5.19%) vSphere
5 26 (4.22%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (2.27%) XenServer
7 13 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
7 13 (2.11%) XenApp
8 12 (1.95%) XenDesktop
9 9 (1.46%) Terminal Services
10 8 (1.30%) NFS
11 7 (1.14%) VMware ESX
12 6 (0.97%) VMware Server
13 5 (0.81%) Firmware
13 5 (0.81%) Samba
13 5 (0.81%) vCloud
13 5 (0.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 5 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 57 (9.25%) SCCM
2 27 (4.38%) SCOM
2 27 (4.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 26 (4.22%) Puppet
4 17 (2.76%) Norton AntiVirus
5 14 (2.27%) Tivoli
6 13 (2.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 12 (1.95%) QRadar
8 11 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 10 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (1.62%) WSUS
10 8 (1.30%) AirWatch
10 8 (1.30%) Cisco Prime
11 7 (1.14%) Backup Exec
11 7 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
12 6 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
12 6 (0.97%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 5 (0.81%) WhatsUp Gold
14 4 (0.65%) ArcSight ESM
14 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 221 (35.88%) Microsoft
2 210 (34.09%) VMware
3 96 (15.58%) Oracle
4 69 (11.20%) Cisco
5 61 (9.90%) Citrix
6 60 (9.74%) Red Hat
7 46 (7.47%) HP
8 35 (5.68%) IBM
9 26 (4.22%) Intel Security
10 25 (4.06%) Remedy
11 23 (3.73%) Symantec
12 17 (2.76%) CheckPoint
13 15 (2.44%) Juniper
14 13 (2.11%) F5
15 12 (1.95%) Veritas
16 11 (1.79%) BMC
16 11 (1.79%) Brocade
16 11 (1.79%) EMC
16 11 (1.79%) SAP
17 10 (1.62%) Avaya
Southampton, Hampshire
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £10 - £14 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover
Spectrum IT
Rate: £100 - £130 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
Southampton Solent University
Rate: £35,609 -£41,255 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 27 days ago