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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South East / Hampshire
Rank 3 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 319 302 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.56% 16.08% 22.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.35% 53.17% 57.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 179 229
Median daily rate £370 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £197 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £537 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 29 37
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.20 £37.60 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
460 568 778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.76% 30.24% 39.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 332 399
Median daily rate £375 £350 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £514 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 42 41
Median hourly rate £14.88 £15.13 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.65% -24.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.54 £11.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.10 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Portsmouth +9 37 £438 +65.87% 5
Southampton +1 37 £409 +25.76% 17
Hook +2 26 £330 +6.45% 3
Fareham +3 25 £475 +280.00% 7
Basingstoke -1 25 £315 -3.07% 14
Havant +1 19 £438 -1.68% 1
Winchester 0 15 £413 +31.41% 1
Farnborough -3 10 £398 -20.50% 9
Lyndhurst - 1 - - 1
Ringwood - 1 - - 1
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 240 (40.07%) VMware
2 215 (35.89%) Security Cleared
3 213 (35.56%) Active Directory
4 203 (33.89%) Linux
5 202 (33.72%) Microsoft
6 189 (31.55%) Windows Server
7 162 (27.05%) SC Cleared
8 142 (23.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 115 (19.20%) Windows 7
10 113 (18.86%) SQL
11 111 (18.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 103 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
13 100 (16.69%) PowerShell
14 98 (16.36%) ITIL
15 94 (15.69%) IaaS
16 84 (14.02%) PaaS
17 83 (13.86%) SQL Server
18 75 (12.52%) Citrix
19 73 (12.19%) Cisco
20 68 (11.35%) Oracle
21 64 (10.68%) Service Management
22 61 (10.18%) MS Excel
23 60 (10.02%) HP
24 57 (9.52%) XML
24 57 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
25 54 (9.02%) C#
26 52 (8.68%) TCP/IP
27 50 (8.35%) SCCM
28 49 (8.18%) .NET
29 48 (8.01%) Firewall

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 37 (6.18%) MS Exchange
2 34 (5.68%) IIS
2 34 (5.68%) Skype for Business
3 22 (3.67%) SharePoint
4 21 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (2.00%) JBoss
6 9 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (1.50%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.17%) Apache
8 5 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (0.83%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.67%) CMS
9 4 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2000
9 4 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.67%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 4 (0.67%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.50%) Documentum
10 3 (0.50%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 61 (10.18%) MS Excel
2 46 (7.68%) MS Office
3 8 (1.34%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.50%) MS Project
5 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (2.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (1.34%) Adobe Campaign
3 7 (1.17%) SAP hybris
4 1 (0.17%) assyst
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 94 (15.69%) IaaS
2 84 (14.02%) PaaS
3 22 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (3.01%) SaaS
5 15 (2.50%) Office 365
6 4 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.67%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.33%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.17%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.17%) G Suite
8 1 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.17%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 52 (8.68%) TCP/IP
2 48 (8.01%) DNS
2 48 (8.01%) Firewall
3 36 (6.01%) SAN
4 31 (5.18%) DHCP
4 31 (5.18%) NetScaler
5 29 (4.84%) LAN
6 24 (4.01%) WAN
7 17 (2.84%) LDAP
7 17 (2.84%) VPN
8 16 (2.67%) IP Telephony
8 16 (2.67%) Skype
9 15 (2.50%) SSL
10 14 (2.34%) VoIP
11 13 (2.17%) Wireless
12 10 (1.67%) SNMP
13 7 (1.17%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (1.17%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (1.17%) Kerberos
13 7 (1.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (13.86%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (3.51%) MySQL
4 16 (2.67%) DB2
5 14 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (2.00%) Oracle Database
7 11 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (1.67%) Relational Database
8 10 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (1.50%) RDBMS
9 9 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.33%) Big Data
12 2 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.33%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.17%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 24 (4.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (3.67%) MSI
3 21 (3.51%) Visual Studio
4 13 (2.17%) Jenkins
5 12 (2.00%) Eclipse
5 12 (2.00%) JIRA
6 11 (1.84%) Git (software)
7 9 (1.50%) Selenium
7 9 (1.50%) Subversion
8 6 (1.00%) JUnit
8 6 (1.00%) NUnit
8 6 (1.00%) SpecFlow
8 6 (1.00%) WiX
9 4 (0.67%) AdminStudio
9 4 (0.67%) Bugzilla
10 3 (0.50%) Maven
10 3 (0.50%) NetBeans
10 3 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (0.50%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (6.68%) Finance
2 17 (2.84%) Marketing
3 11 (1.84%) Retail
4 5 (0.83%) Telecoms
5 4 (0.67%) Financial Institution
5 4 (0.67%) Manufacturing
5 4 (0.67%) Military
6 3 (0.50%) Advertising
6 3 (0.50%) Banking
6 3 (0.50%) Publishing
7 2 (0.33%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.33%) Games
7 2 (0.33%) Legal
7 2 (0.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 78 (13.02%) Analyst
2 70 (11.69%) Developer
3 56 (9.35%) Architect
4 49 (8.18%) Support Engineer
5 39 (6.51%) Wintel Engineer
6 30 (5.01%) .NET Developer
7 24 (4.01%) 2nd Line Support
7 24 (4.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 24 (4.01%) Service Analyst
7 24 (4.01%) Support Analyst
8 21 (3.51%) Consultant
9 20 (3.34%) Service Desk Analyst
10 19 (3.17%) Windows Engineer
11 17 (2.84%) 3rd Line Support
12 16 (2.67%) Desktop Engineer
13 15 (2.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 15 (2.50%) Desktop Support
13 15 (2.50%) Infrastructure Architect
14 14 (2.34%) Build Engineer
14 14 (2.34%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (9.52%) XML
2 49 (8.18%) .NET
3 32 (5.34%) CSS
3 32 (5.34%) HTML
4 26 (4.34%) ASP.NET
4 26 (4.34%) WCF
5 23 (3.84%) jQuery
6 22 (3.67%) Middleware
7 21 (3.51%) Ajax
8 19 (3.17%) SOAP
9 18 (3.01%) RESTful
10 15 (2.50%) LINQ
10 15 (2.50%) LINQ to SQL
10 15 (2.50%) Web Services
11 14 (2.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (1.34%) COM+
13 7 (1.17%) .NET Framework
13 7 (1.17%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (1.17%) Kendo UI
13 7 (1.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.34%) Data Centre
2 30 (5.01%) Management Information System
3 21 (3.51%) Driving Licence
4 18 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (3.01%) PKI
5 17 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (2.67%) Clustering
7 15 (2.50%) N-Tier
8 11 (1.84%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.50%) Replication
10 8 (1.34%) Cryptography
10 8 (1.34%) Fat Client
10 8 (1.34%) Thin Client
11 7 (1.17%) Computer Science
12 6 (1.00%) CMDB
12 6 (1.00%) SWIFT
12 6 (1.00%) User Experience
13 5 (0.83%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.83%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.67%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 203 (33.89%) Linux
2 189 (31.55%) Windows Server
3 142 (23.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 115 (19.20%) Windows 7
5 111 (18.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 57 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 46 (7.68%) Unix
8 37 (6.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 35 (5.84%) Windows 10
10 33 (5.51%) AIX
11 22 (3.67%) Windows 8
12 21 (3.51%) Apple iOS
12 21 (3.51%) Solaris
13 15 (2.50%) Android
13 15 (2.50%) Windows XP
14 7 (1.17%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
16 5 (0.83%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.67%) CentOS
17 4 (0.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (16.36%) ITIL
2 64 (10.68%) Service Management
3 37 (6.18%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (5.51%) Migration
5 32 (5.34%) User Stories
6 29 (4.84%) Infrastructure Management
7 27 (4.51%) Change Management
7 27 (4.51%) MVC
8 26 (4.34%) TOGAF
8 26 (4.34%) Workflow
9 22 (3.67%) Scrum
10 21 (3.51%) Integration Testing
10 21 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
11 20 (3.34%) DevOps
12 19 (3.17%) Configuration Management
12 19 (3.17%) Project Management
13 18 (3.01%) Validation
14 17 (2.84%) Service Delivery
15 16 (2.67%) SIEM
16 15 (2.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 113 (18.86%) SQL
2 100 (16.69%) PowerShell
3 54 (9.02%) C#
4 44 (7.35%) JavaScript
5 36 (6.01%) VBScript
6 27 (4.51%) Java
7 25 (4.17%) C++
8 20 (3.34%) VB
9 15 (2.50%) VB.NET
10 11 (1.84%) Perl
11 9 (1.50%) Python
12 7 (1.17%) PHP
13 6 (1.00%) C
13 6 (1.00%) T-SQL
13 6 (1.00%) TypeScript
14 5 (0.83%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.67%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.50%) Tcl
17 2 (0.33%) Groovy
17 2 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 215 (35.89%) Security Cleared
2 162 (27.05%) SC Cleared
3 38 (6.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (6.18%) DV Cleared
5 22 (3.67%) Degree
6 14 (2.34%) MCITP
6 14 (2.34%) MCSA
7 10 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.67%) CISSP
7 10 (1.67%) MCSE
8 8 (1.34%) CCNA
8 8 (1.34%) ISTQB
9 6 (1.00%) GCIH
9 6 (1.00%) ISEB
10 5 (0.83%) MCP
10 5 (0.83%) MCTS
10 5 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.67%) A+ Certification
11 4 (0.67%) CCNP
11 4 (0.67%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.67%) PCI DSS
2 12 (2.00%) SLA
3 11 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.67%) QA
5 6 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 6 (1.00%) PA-DSS
6 2 (0.33%) COBIT
6 2 (0.33%) COSO
6 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.33%) SAS 70
7 1 (0.17%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.17%) RMADS
System Software
1 213 (35.56%) Active Directory
2 103 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (7.68%) vSphere
4 42 (7.01%) VMware ESXi
5 33 (5.51%) Hyper-V
6 31 (5.18%) XenServer
7 28 (4.67%) XenDesktop
8 25 (4.17%) XenApp
9 17 (2.84%) Firmware
10 15 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
11 13 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
12 11 (1.84%) Terminal Services
13 10 (1.67%) Samba
13 10 (1.67%) VMware ESX
14 9 (1.50%) NFS
14 9 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
15 8 (1.34%) VMware Server
15 8 (1.34%) VMware Workstation
16 5 (0.83%) vCloud
17 4 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 50 (8.35%) SCCM
2 23 (3.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 22 (3.67%) Puppet
4 16 (2.67%) SCOM
5 14 (2.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 11 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (1.84%) QRadar
7 9 (1.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 8 (1.34%) WSUS
9 6 (1.00%) Microsoft Clustering
9 6 (1.00%) WMI
10 5 (0.83%) Ansible
10 5 (0.83%) EdgeSight
10 5 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (0.83%) SafeCom
10 5 (0.83%) Terraform
11 4 (0.67%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.50%) Cisco Prime
12 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
12 3 (0.50%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 240 (40.07%) VMware
2 202 (33.72%) Microsoft
3 75 (12.52%) Citrix
4 73 (12.19%) Cisco
5 68 (11.35%) Oracle
6 60 (10.02%) HP
7 35 (5.84%) Red Hat
8 31 (5.18%) CA
9 21 (3.51%) IBM
9 21 (3.51%) Intel Security
9 21 (3.51%) Remedy
10 19 (3.17%) CheckPoint
11 17 (2.84%) NetApp
12 16 (2.67%) BMC
13 11 (1.84%) Avaya
14 9 (1.50%) Adobe
14 9 (1.50%) Dell
14 9 (1.50%) EMC
14 9 (1.50%) SAP
14 9 (1.50%) Splunk
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