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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 310 389 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.65% 18.09% 20.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.44% 62.84% 63.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 231 213
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £334 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 47 37
Median hourly rate £45.00 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+172.72% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £32.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +6.89%
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
627 619 651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.65% 28.79% 31.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 382 336
Median daily rate £390 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 55 41
Median hourly rate £47.92 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+181.85% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 July 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 July 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 July 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
Basingstoke -2 47 £301 -21.24% 17
Portsmouth +2 38 £380 +43.39% 17
Southampton -5 34 £313 -11.97% 25
Hook -3 29 £325 -15.03% 3
Winchester -6 19 £428 +35.71% 7
Havant -2 14 £400 +5.96% 6
Gosport +4 11 £500 +11.11% 1
Fareham 0 11 £340 +126.66% 6
Farnborough -4 11 £435 +17.43% 5
Andover -7 11 £363 - 1
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 283 (43.94%) Security Cleared
2 270 (41.93%) Active Directory
3 230 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 205 (31.83%) SC Cleared
4 205 (31.83%) Windows Server
5 203 (31.52%) VMware
6 194 (30.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 185 (28.73%) Linux
8 177 (27.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 151 (23.45%) SQL
10 120 (18.63%) ITIL
11 118 (18.32%) VMware Infrastructure
11 118 (18.32%) PowerShell
12 114 (17.70%) Oracle
13 109 (16.93%) SQL Server
14 103 (15.99%) Windows Server 2003
15 100 (15.53%) Unix
16 93 (14.44%) MS Excel
16 93 (14.44%) Migration
17 87 (13.51%) Windows 7
18 82 (12.73%) Citrix
19 77 (11.96%) SCCM
20 74 (11.49%) Data Centre
21 73 (11.34%) AIX
22 68 (10.56%) DNS
23 66 (10.25%) Cisco
24 62 (9.63%) SAN
25 61 (9.47%) Red Hat
26 56 (8.70%) .NET
26 56 (8.70%) DV Cleared

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 43 (6.68%) MS Exchange
2 39 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 30 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 24 (3.73%) WebLogic
5 24 (3.73%) WebSphere
6 23 (3.57%) IIS
7 17 (2.64%) Skype for Business
8 16 (2.48%) JBoss
9 10 (1.55%) Apache
9 10 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (1.40%) Tomcat
11 8 (1.24%) Oracle Application Server
12 7 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (1.09%) IBM Notes
12 7 (1.09%) Office Communications Server
13 6 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
14 5 (0.78%) CMS
15 4 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 3 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 93 (14.44%) MS Excel
2 55 (8.54%) MS Office
3 17 (2.64%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.86%) MS Project
5 7 (1.09%) PaintShop Pro
6 4 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.31%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.47%) assyst
4 1 (0.16%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.88%) Office 365
2 12 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.71%) SaaS
4 10 (1.55%) IaaS
5 8 (1.24%) PaaS
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 68 (10.56%) DNS
2 62 (9.63%) SAN
3 53 (8.23%) Firewall
4 47 (7.30%) DHCP
5 34 (5.28%) LAN
6 33 (5.12%) WAN
7 26 (4.04%) TCP/IP
8 19 (2.95%) SSL
8 19 (2.95%) VPN
9 17 (2.64%) MPLS
10 16 (2.48%) LDAP
11 14 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
12 13 (2.02%) IPsec
12 13 (2.02%) iSCSI
12 13 (2.02%) VoIP
13 12 (1.86%) Internet
13 12 (1.86%) OSPF
14 11 (1.71%) BGP
14 11 (1.71%) NetScaler
14 11 (1.71%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (16.93%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (5.12%) Oracle Database
4 24 (3.73%) DB2
5 19 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (1.86%) Relational Database
10 11 (1.71%) Oracle BI EE
11 10 (1.55%) MySQL
12 8 (1.24%) Oracle Database 12c
13 7 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (0.93%) SQLPlus
15 5 (0.78%) InterSystems Cache
15 5 (0.78%) MongoDB
16 3 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
16 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (3.11%) Git (software)
1 20 (3.11%) Visual Studio
2 17 (2.64%) Jenkins
3 16 (2.48%) TortoiseSVN
4 13 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (1.86%) Vagrant
6 10 (1.55%) MSI
6 10 (1.55%) Selenium
6 10 (1.55%) Subversion
7 9 (1.40%) Artifactory
7 9 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (1.40%) Gradle
7 9 (1.40%) Maven
8 8 (1.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 8 (1.24%) SpecFlow
9 7 (1.09%) JIRA
9 7 (1.09%) StarTeam
10 5 (0.78%) Jasmine
11 4 (0.62%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
General
1 26 (4.04%) Military
2 25 (3.88%) Finance
3 13 (2.02%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.40%) Retail
5 7 (1.09%) Banking
5 7 (1.09%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.78%) Back Office
6 5 (0.78%) Publishing
7 2 (0.31%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.16%) Advertising
8 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.16%) Avionics
8 1 (0.16%) Electronics
8 1 (0.16%) Legal
8 1 (0.16%) Local Government
8 1 (0.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (12.73%) Architect
2 69 (10.71%) Analyst
3 63 (9.78%) Developer
4 39 (6.06%) Support Engineer
5 38 (5.90%) Consultant
6 36 (5.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 34 (5.28%) Wintel Engineer
8 28 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
8 28 (4.35%) Integration Engineer
9 26 (4.04%) Administrator
10 25 (3.88%) Network Engineer
11 24 (3.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 24 (3.73%) Support Analyst
12 23 (3.57%) Technical Architect
13 22 (3.42%) .NET Developer
14 21 (3.26%) 3rd Line Support
15 20 (3.11%) Windows Engineer
16 17 (2.64%) DBA
16 17 (2.64%) Service Analyst
17 15 (2.33%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (8.70%) .NET
2 35 (5.43%) Web Services
3 23 (3.57%) CSS
4 21 (3.26%) XML
5 20 (3.11%) ASP.NET
5 20 (3.11%) HTML
6 18 (2.80%) Middleware
7 14 (2.17%) .NET Framework
8 13 (2.02%) Ajax
9 12 (1.86%) jQuery
9 12 (1.86%) Ruby on Rails
10 10 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (1.55%) Entity Framework
11 9 (1.40%) Spring
12 8 (1.24%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (1.24%) Breeze.js
12 8 (1.24%) Durandal
12 8 (1.24%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (1.24%) React
12 8 (1.24%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 74 (11.49%) Data Centre
2 29 (4.50%) Clustering
3 28 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (3.57%) PKI
5 17 (2.64%) Management Information System
6 12 (1.86%) Computer Science
6 12 (1.86%) LPAR
7 10 (1.55%) Replication
8 9 (1.40%) Blackberry
8 9 (1.40%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.24%) Device Driver
9 8 (1.24%) Smart Meter
9 8 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (1.09%) Smartcard
10 7 (1.09%) Statistics
11 6 (0.93%) HP Storage
11 6 (0.93%) VCE vBlock
12 5 (0.78%) Cryptography
12 5 (0.78%) EMC VNX
12 5 (0.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 205 (31.83%) Windows Server
2 194 (30.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 185 (28.73%) Linux
4 177 (27.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 103 (15.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 100 (15.53%) Unix
7 87 (13.51%) Windows 7
8 73 (11.34%) AIX
9 54 (8.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 47 (7.30%) Windows 10
11 24 (3.73%) Solaris
12 21 (3.26%) Windows XP
13 20 (3.11%) Windows 8
14 12 (1.86%) Mac OS X
15 11 (1.71%) Oracle Linux
15 11 (1.71%) Windows Vista
16 10 (1.55%) Apple iOS
17 7 (1.09%) CentOS
17 7 (1.09%) HPUX
18 6 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (18.63%) ITIL
2 93 (14.44%) Migration
3 51 (7.92%) Configuration Management
4 35 (5.43%) Service Management
5 32 (4.97%) DevOps
6 30 (4.66%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (4.04%) Software Engineering
9 21 (3.26%) Change Management
9 21 (3.26%) Project Management
9 21 (3.26%) SIEM
10 20 (3.11%) Information Security
10 20 (3.11%) Release Management
11 19 (2.95%) ITSM
11 19 (2.95%) Software Deployment
11 19 (2.95%) Software Testing
12 18 (2.80%) Integration Testing
12 18 (2.80%) System Testing
12 18 (2.80%) Unit Testing
13 17 (2.64%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 151 (23.45%) SQL
2 118 (18.32%) PowerShell
3 50 (7.76%) Perl
4 47 (7.30%) VBScript
5 40 (6.21%) C#
6 36 (5.59%) VB
7 31 (4.81%) JavaScript
8 30 (4.66%) Java
9 24 (3.73%) Bash Shell
10 22 (3.42%) C
10 22 (3.42%) Shell Script
11 19 (2.95%) Python
12 18 (2.80%) C++
13 14 (2.17%) T-SQL
14 13 (2.02%) Ruby
14 13 (2.02%) VB.NET
15 9 (1.40%) Korn
15 9 (1.40%) Tcl
16 8 (1.24%) PL/SQL
16 8 (1.24%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 283 (43.94%) Security Cleared
2 205 (31.83%) SC Cleared
3 56 (8.70%) DV Cleared
4 39 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (5.59%) Degree
6 25 (3.88%) MCSE
7 18 (2.80%) ISTQB
8 10 (1.55%) MCSA
9 9 (1.40%) ISEB
9 9 (1.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 9 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.93%) CCNA
12 5 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (0.62%) CISSP
13 4 (0.62%) GCIH
13 4 (0.62%) MCITP
13 4 (0.62%) MCP
14 3 (0.47%) CCSE
14 3 (0.47%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.55%) JSP 440
2 8 (1.24%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.62%) COBIT
3 4 (0.62%) COSO
3 4 (0.62%) GPG13
3 4 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.62%) SAS 70
3 4 (0.62%) SLA
4 2 (0.31%) PA-DSS
4 2 (0.31%) RMADS
5 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 1 (0.16%) QA
System Software
1 270 (41.93%) Active Directory
2 118 (18.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (8.54%) vSphere
4 40 (6.21%) Hyper-V
5 32 (4.97%) XenApp
6 22 (3.42%) Virtual Machines
7 19 (2.95%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (2.33%) Terminal Services
9 14 (2.17%) XenServer
10 12 (1.86%) VMware ESX
11 10 (1.55%) XenDesktop
12 7 (1.09%) vCloud
13 5 (0.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 4 (0.62%) GPFS
15 3 (0.47%) NFS
15 3 (0.47%) Samba
15 3 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
16 2 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
16 2 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
16 2 (0.31%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 77 (11.96%) SCCM
2 30 (4.66%) SCOM
3 27 (4.19%) Puppet
4 23 (3.57%) Tivoli
5 22 (3.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 18 (2.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 17 (2.64%) Norton AntiVirus
8 15 (2.33%) QRadar
9 11 (1.71%) McAfee ePO
10 10 (1.55%) WSUS
11 9 (1.40%) Backup Exec
11 9 (1.40%) Netcool
12 8 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (1.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 6 (0.93%) AirWatch
13 6 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
13 6 (0.93%) Tivoli Monitoring
14 5 (0.78%) Cisco Prime
14 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
14 5 (0.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 230 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 203 (31.52%) VMware
3 114 (17.70%) Oracle
4 82 (12.73%) Citrix
5 66 (10.25%) Cisco
6 61 (9.47%) Red Hat
7 47 (7.30%) HP
8 44 (6.83%) IBM
9 27 (4.19%) Intel Security
10 26 (4.04%) Symantec
11 21 (3.26%) Veritas
12 17 (2.64%) Remedy
13 15 (2.33%) F5
13 15 (2.33%) Juniper
14 12 (1.86%) EMC
15 11 (1.71%) Splunk
16 10 (1.55%) Blue Coat
16 10 (1.55%) CheckPoint
17 9 (1.40%) Informatica
17 9 (1.40%) Lumension
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £230 - £260 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £275 - £3325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £373 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: 380
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vadis People
Rate: circ £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £135 - £165 per day + Please quote
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £340 - £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Rate: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits (pro-rata)
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 27 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 27 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 27 days ago