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 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
South East / Hampshire
Rank 3 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 329 297 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.55% 15.43% 21.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.93% 57.23% 55.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 180 227
Median daily rate £370 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £160 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +0.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 19 42
Median hourly rate £15.40 £13.75 £16.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.01% -15.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.47 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.85 £19.50 £39.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +6.89%

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
499 519 820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.13% 26.96% 38.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 315 401
Median daily rate £388 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 29 53
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.19% -32.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £10.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

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 February 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 25 February 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 25 February 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
Hook +3 31 £327 +5.32% 3
Portsmouth +6 30 £438 +82.29% 4
Basingstoke 0 30 £315 -3.07% 13
Fareham +4 29 £425 +112.50% 11
Southampton -2 28 £320 -1.53% 16
Winchester +2 22 £438 +42.27% 5
Havant +1 21 £450 +2.85% 8
Farnborough -10 8 £313 -21.87% 7
Andover +1 5 £463 +54.16% 3
Aldershot -1 3 £325 -23.88% 3
Lyndhurst - 2 - -
Ringwood - 2 - -
Romsey -3 1 £380 +1.33%
Liss - 1 - -
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 234 (37.32%) VMware
2 224 (35.73%) Security Cleared
3 215 (34.29%) Linux
4 214 (34.13%) Active Directory
5 207 (33.01%) Microsoft
6 191 (30.46%) Windows Server
7 179 (28.55%) SC Cleared
8 154 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 122 (19.46%) Windows 7
10 112 (17.86%) SQL
11 110 (17.54%) ITIL
12 106 (16.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 105 (16.75%) PowerShell
14 103 (16.43%) Windows Server 2012
15 91 (14.51%) SQL Server
16 84 (13.40%) IaaS
17 82 (13.08%) Cisco
18 77 (12.28%) Oracle
19 76 (12.12%) Citrix
20 73 (11.64%) PaaS
21 64 (10.21%) HP
21 64 (10.21%) Windows Server 2003
22 61 (9.73%) MS Excel
23 60 (9.57%) Unix
23 60 (9.57%) Firewall
24 59 (9.41%) Service Management
25 57 (9.09%) TCP/IP
26 56 (8.93%) SCCM
27 54 (8.61%) XML
27 54 (8.61%) MS Office

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 42 (6.70%) Skype for Business
2 40 (6.38%) MS Exchange
3 31 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (4.15%) IIS
5 25 (3.99%) SharePoint
6 16 (2.55%) JBoss
7 13 (2.07%) WebSphere
8 10 (1.59%) Apache
9 9 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (0.80%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2000
11 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 4 (0.64%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.48%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.32%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.32%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.32%) Oracle Service Bus
13 2 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 61 (9.73%) MS Excel
2 54 (8.61%) MS Office
3 12 (1.91%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (1.28%) Adobe Campaign
3 7 (1.12%) SAP Hybris
4 5 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.16%) assyst
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 84 (13.40%) IaaS
2 73 (11.64%) PaaS
3 21 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.35%) Office 365
4 16 (2.55%) SaaS
5 6 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.64%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.32%) Mailgun
8 2 (0.32%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.16%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.16%) G Suite
9 1 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 60 (9.57%) Firewall
2 57 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 38 (6.06%) SAN
4 32 (5.10%) DNS
5 31 (4.94%) NetScaler
6 27 (4.31%) LAN
7 24 (3.83%) Skype
8 22 (3.51%) WAN
9 20 (3.19%) VoIP
9 20 (3.19%) VPN
10 19 (3.03%) DHCP
11 16 (2.55%) IP Telephony
11 16 (2.55%) Wireless
12 15 (2.39%) SSL
13 14 (2.23%) LDAP
14 11 (1.75%) SNMP
15 9 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
16 6 (0.96%) Cisco Nexus
16 6 (0.96%) PuTTY
16 6 (0.96%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (14.51%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.15%) MySQL
3 21 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (3.03%) Oracle Database
5 18 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (2.55%) DB2
7 15 (2.39%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (2.23%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (1.75%) RDBMS
11 11 (1.75%) Relational Database
12 8 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (1.12%) Oracle9i Database
14 6 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
14 6 (0.96%) Oracle OWB
14 6 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (3.51%) Git (software)
3 19 (3.03%) Visual Studio
4 17 (2.71%) MSI
5 14 (2.23%) Jenkins
5 14 (2.23%) JIRA
6 10 (1.59%) Eclipse
7 8 (1.28%) HP UFT
8 7 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (1.12%) Subversion
9 6 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (0.96%) TeamCity
9 6 (0.96%) Toad
10 4 (0.64%) AdminStudio
10 4 (0.64%) Bugzilla
10 4 (0.64%) Selenium
11 3 (0.48%) JUnit
11 3 (0.48%) Maven
11 3 (0.48%) NetBeans
12 2 (0.32%) ClearCase
General
1 36 (5.74%) Finance
2 16 (2.55%) Marketing
3 7 (1.12%) Military
4 6 (0.96%) Retail
5 5 (0.80%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.64%) Banking
6 4 (0.64%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.48%) Advertising
8 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.32%) Games
8 2 (0.32%) Legal
8 2 (0.32%) Local Government
8 2 (0.32%) Publishing
9 1 (0.16%) Electronics
9 1 (0.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (12.76%) Analyst
1 80 (12.76%) Developer
2 55 (8.77%) Architect
3 45 (7.18%) Wintel Engineer
4 42 (6.70%) Support Engineer
5 27 (4.31%) Consultant
5 27 (4.31%) Support Analyst
6 25 (3.99%) 2nd Line Support
7 24 (3.83%) Service Analyst
8 23 (3.67%) .NET Developer
8 23 (3.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (3.19%) 3rd Line Support
9 20 (3.19%) Desktop Engineer
9 20 (3.19%) Service Desk Analyst
9 20 (3.19%) Software Developer
10 19 (3.03%) Desktop Support
10 19 (3.03%) Windows Engineer
11 17 (2.71%) Automation Engineer
11 17 (2.71%) DBA
12 15 (2.39%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (8.61%) XML
2 49 (7.81%) .NET
3 36 (5.74%) HTML
4 35 (5.58%) CSS
5 33 (5.26%) SOAP
6 26 (4.15%) Middleware
7 24 (3.83%) RESTful
8 21 (3.35%) Ajax
8 21 (3.35%) jQuery
9 20 (3.19%) ASP.NET
10 19 (3.03%) WCF
10 19 (3.03%) Web Services
11 12 (1.91%) LINQ
12 11 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (1.59%) LINQ to SQL
14 8 (1.28%) AngularJS
14 8 (1.28%) COM+
15 7 (1.12%) Oracle Fusion
16 6 (0.96%) MFC
16 6 (0.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 30 (4.78%) Data Centre
1 30 (4.78%) Management Information System
2 24 (3.83%) PKI
3 21 (3.35%) Driving Licence
4 20 (3.19%) Clustering
5 19 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (2.55%) Computer Science
8 12 (1.91%) Replication
8 12 (1.91%) User Experience
9 11 (1.75%) Client/Server
10 10 (1.59%) Fat Client
10 10 (1.59%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.59%) Thin Client
11 7 (1.12%) CMDB
12 6 (0.96%) iPad
13 5 (0.80%) HACMP
13 5 (0.80%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.80%) Public Cloud
13 5 (0.80%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 215 (34.29%) Linux
2 191 (30.46%) Windows Server
3 154 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 122 (19.46%) Windows 7
5 103 (16.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 64 (10.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 60 (9.57%) Unix
8 39 (6.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 36 (5.74%) AIX
10 33 (5.26%) Windows 10
11 25 (3.99%) Windows 8
12 20 (3.19%) Android
12 20 (3.19%) Apple iOS
13 18 (2.87%) Solaris
14 17 (2.71%) Windows XP
15 6 (0.96%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (0.96%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.80%) Mac OS
17 4 (0.64%) CentOS
17 4 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (17.54%) ITIL
2 59 (9.41%) Service Management
3 49 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (7.66%) Migration
5 34 (5.42%) Customer Requirements
6 28 (4.47%) Workflow
7 27 (4.31%) Test Scripting
8 26 (4.15%) Change Management
8 26 (4.15%) TOGAF
9 25 (3.99%) Infrastructure Management
10 24 (3.83%) DevOps
10 24 (3.83%) Scrum
11 22 (3.51%) Integration Testing
12 20 (3.19%) MVC
12 20 (3.19%) SIEM
12 20 (3.19%) User Stories
13 19 (3.03%) Validation
14 18 (2.87%) Project Management
15 17 (2.71%) SDLC
15 17 (2.71%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 112 (17.86%) SQL
2 105 (16.75%) PowerShell
3 53 (8.45%) C#
4 47 (7.50%) VBScript
5 44 (7.02%) JavaScript
6 35 (5.58%) Java
7 30 (4.78%) C++
8 19 (3.03%) VB
9 13 (2.07%) Python
10 12 (1.91%) VB.NET
11 10 (1.59%) Perl
12 7 (1.12%) PHP
13 6 (0.96%) F#
14 5 (0.80%) C
14 5 (0.80%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.80%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.48%) Ruby
15 3 (0.48%) Tcl
16 2 (0.32%) Ada
16 2 (0.32%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 224 (35.73%) Security Cleared
2 179 (28.55%) SC Cleared
3 43 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (5.74%) Degree
5 29 (4.63%) DV Cleared
6 20 (3.19%) MCSA
7 19 (3.03%) MCITP
8 14 (2.23%) ISEB
9 13 (2.07%) ISTQB
10 12 (1.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 12 (1.91%) MCSE
11 9 (1.44%) CISSP
12 6 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.96%) GCIH
13 5 (0.80%) ISEB Practitioner
13 5 (0.80%) MCTS
14 4 (0.64%) CCNA
14 4 (0.64%) GIAC
14 4 (0.64%) MCP
15 3 (0.48%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.71%) PCI DSS
2 14 (2.23%) SLA
3 11 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.75%) QA
4 8 (1.28%) PA-DSS
5 5 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.32%) COBIT
6 2 (0.32%) COSO
6 2 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.32%) SAS 70
7 1 (0.16%) GPG13
7 1 (0.16%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.16%) RMADS
System Software
1 214 (34.13%) Active Directory
2 106 (16.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (8.61%) vSphere
4 41 (6.54%) VMware ESXi
5 35 (5.58%) Hyper-V
6 31 (4.94%) XenServer
7 26 (4.15%) XenApp
7 26 (4.15%) XenDesktop
8 20 (3.19%) VMware ESX
9 19 (3.03%) Firmware
10 16 (2.55%) Microsoft App-V
11 13 (2.07%) Oracle RAC
11 13 (2.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 12 (1.91%) Samba
12 12 (1.91%) Virtual Servers
13 9 (1.44%) NFS
13 9 (1.44%) Terminal Services
13 9 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
14 8 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
15 7 (1.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 56 (8.93%) SCCM
2 24 (3.83%) Puppet
3 20 (3.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 14 (2.23%) SCOM
5 13 (2.07%) QRadar
6 10 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 8 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
8 8 (1.28%) WSUS
9 6 (0.96%) EdgeSight
9 6 (0.96%) Microsoft Clustering
9 6 (0.96%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 6 (0.96%) WMI
10 5 (0.80%) Ansible
10 5 (0.80%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 5 (0.80%) Microsoft Intune
10 5 (0.80%) NetBackup
10 5 (0.80%) SafeCom
10 5 (0.80%) Terraform
Vendors
1 234 (37.32%) VMware
2 207 (33.01%) Microsoft
3 82 (13.08%) Cisco
4 77 (12.28%) Oracle
5 76 (12.12%) Citrix
6 64 (10.21%) HP
7 46 (7.34%) Red Hat
8 38 (6.06%) CA
9 26 (4.15%) IBM
9 26 (4.15%) NetApp
10 25 (3.99%) Remedy
11 20 (3.19%) Intel Security
12 19 (3.03%) CheckPoint
13 13 (2.07%) BMC
14 11 (1.75%) Adobe
14 11 (1.75%) Splunk
15 9 (1.44%) Dell
15 9 (1.44%) EMC
15 9 (1.44%) F5
15 9 (1.44%) SAP
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £12 - £18 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hook
PS Computer Services
Rate: £0 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: From £475 to £525 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Andover
People Source Consulting
Rate: £700 - £750 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Posted: 24 days ago