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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 296 359 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.14% 16.55% 21.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.93% 54.56% 61.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 193 264
Median daily rate £355 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 43 36
Median hourly rate £14.25 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £42.80 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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
463 658 782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.25% 30.34% 35.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 375 439
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 59 38
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.64 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.07% -28.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.51 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -2 44 £350 +7.69% 22
Portsmouth +7 34 £470 +47.45% 6
Fareham +4 25 £563 +143.24% 4
Basingstoke -4 23 £220 -41.33% 17
Hook -3 20 £320 +3.22%
Farnborough +10 18 £370 -22.91% 11
Havant -1 16 £425 +61.90% 1
Winchester +1 14 £465 +24.00% 4
Lyndhurst - 4 £225 -
Aldershot +2 2 - - 4
Andover -4 1 £115 -69.33% 3
Eastleigh -5 1 £325 -3.41%
Windows
South East

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 235 (37.90%) VMware
2 228 (36.77%) Active Directory
3 225 (36.29%) Microsoft
4 213 (34.35%) Linux
5 211 (34.03%) Security Cleared
6 194 (31.29%) Windows Server
7 157 (25.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 147 (23.71%) SQL
9 141 (22.74%) SC Cleared
10 137 (22.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 113 (18.23%) VMware Infrastructure
12 107 (17.26%) Windows 7
13 95 (15.32%) ITIL
14 92 (14.84%) SQL Server
15 80 (12.90%) Service Management
15 80 (12.90%) Citrix
16 78 (12.58%) MS Excel
17 77 (12.42%) Oracle
18 76 (12.26%) PowerShell
19 75 (12.10%) IaaS
20 73 (11.77%) Cisco
21 67 (10.81%) .NET
22 64 (10.32%) Windows Server 2003
22 64 (10.32%) PaaS
23 62 (10.00%) SCCM
23 62 (10.00%) Unix
24 61 (9.84%) Data Centre
25 59 (9.52%) C#
25 59 (9.52%) HP
26 58 (9.35%) XML

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 40 (6.45%) IIS
2 35 (5.65%) MS Exchange
3 28 (4.52%) SharePoint
4 22 (3.55%) Skype for Business
5 14 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (2.26%) WebSphere
6 13 (2.10%) JBoss
7 12 (1.94%) Apache
8 10 (1.61%) Office Communications Server
8 10 (1.61%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (1.29%) Oracle Application Server
11 6 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.81%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.65%) CMS
13 4 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2000
13 4 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.65%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 4 (0.65%) GlassFish
Applications
1 78 (12.58%) MS Excel
2 48 (7.74%) MS Office
3 12 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.81%) MS Project
5 3 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (2.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (1.13%) SAP hybris
3 6 (0.97%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.32%) assyst
4 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.16%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 75 (12.10%) IaaS
2 64 (10.32%) PaaS
3 21 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (2.74%) SaaS
5 13 (2.10%) Office 365
6 4 (0.65%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.32%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.16%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.16%) G Suite
8 1 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 54 (8.71%) DNS
1 54 (8.71%) SAN
2 43 (6.94%) Firewall
3 40 (6.45%) DHCP
4 37 (5.97%) TCP/IP
5 26 (4.19%) LAN
6 24 (3.87%) LDAP
6 24 (3.87%) NetScaler
7 21 (3.39%) WAN
8 20 (3.23%) SSL
9 18 (2.90%) VPN
10 14 (2.26%) IP Telephony
11 13 (2.10%) Wireless
12 12 (1.94%) MPLS
12 12 (1.94%) VoIP
13 11 (1.77%) Skype
13 11 (1.77%) SNMP
14 9 (1.45%) Internet
14 9 (1.45%) Kerberos
15 8 (1.29%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (14.84%) SQL Server
2 32 (5.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (4.03%) Oracle Database
4 22 (3.55%) MySQL
5 20 (3.23%) DB2
6 16 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (1.45%) Relational Database
12 8 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (0.97%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.97%) SQLPlus
14 4 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
15 2 (0.32%) Big Data
15 2 (0.32%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 28 (4.52%) Visual Studio
2 27 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (2.58%) MSI
4 14 (2.26%) Selenium
5 13 (2.10%) Eclipse
6 12 (1.94%) Jenkins
7 11 (1.77%) Git (software)
7 11 (1.77%) Subversion
8 10 (1.61%) JIRA
8 10 (1.61%) SpecFlow
9 8 (1.29%) NUnit
9 8 (1.29%) WiX
10 7 (1.13%) JUnit
11 6 (0.97%) TortoiseSVN
12 5 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (0.65%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 4 (0.65%) HP UFT
13 4 (0.65%) NetBeans
14 3 (0.48%) Maven
14 3 (0.48%) Rational DOORS
General
1 48 (7.74%) Finance
2 16 (2.58%) Marketing
3 12 (1.94%) Military
4 11 (1.77%) Retail
5 8 (1.29%) Telecoms
6 6 (0.97%) Banking
6 6 (0.97%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.48%) Advertising
8 3 (0.48%) Back Office
8 3 (0.48%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.32%) Legal
10 1 (0.16%) Electronics
10 1 (0.16%) Games
10 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 86 (13.87%) Architect
2 82 (13.23%) Analyst
3 71 (11.45%) Developer
4 47 (7.58%) Support Engineer
5 40 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
6 34 (5.48%) .NET Developer
7 29 (4.68%) Consultant
8 26 (4.19%) Support Analyst
9 24 (3.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 24 (3.87%) Service Analyst
9 24 (3.87%) Wintel Engineer
10 23 (3.71%) Administrator
11 21 (3.39%) 3rd Line Support
12 20 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
12 20 (3.23%) Service Desk Analyst
13 19 (3.06%) 1st Line Support
14 17 (2.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 17 (2.74%) Build Engineer
15 16 (2.58%) Windows Engineer
16 15 (2.42%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (10.81%) .NET
2 58 (9.35%) XML
3 41 (6.61%) CSS
4 36 (5.81%) HTML
5 35 (5.65%) ASP.NET
6 30 (4.84%) jQuery
7 29 (4.68%) WCF
8 28 (4.52%) Ajax
9 25 (4.03%) Middleware
10 23 (3.71%) Web Services
11 15 (2.42%) LINQ
11 15 (2.42%) LINQ to SQL
12 14 (2.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (2.10%) .NET Framework
14 11 (1.77%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (1.77%) XSLT
15 10 (1.61%) Breeze.js
15 10 (1.61%) Durandal
15 10 (1.61%) Entity Framework
15 10 (1.61%) React
Miscellaneous
1 61 (9.84%) Data Centre
2 31 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 23 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (3.06%) Driving Licence
5 17 (2.74%) Clustering
5 17 (2.74%) N-Tier
5 17 (2.74%) PKI
6 16 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.94%) Replication
8 11 (1.77%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.77%) Computer Science
8 11 (1.77%) LPAR
9 9 (1.45%) HP Storage
10 7 (1.13%) Cryptography
11 6 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (0.97%) Public Cloud
11 6 (0.97%) SWIFT
12 5 (0.81%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.81%) Statistics
12 5 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 213 (34.35%) Linux
2 194 (31.29%) Windows Server
3 157 (25.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 137 (22.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 107 (17.26%) Windows 7
6 64 (10.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 62 (10.00%) Unix
8 55 (8.87%) AIX
9 51 (8.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 41 (6.61%) Windows 10
11 22 (3.55%) Apple iOS
11 22 (3.55%) Solaris
12 20 (3.23%) Windows 8
13 15 (2.42%) Android
14 14 (2.26%) Windows XP
15 9 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
16 7 (1.13%) Windows Mobile
17 6 (0.97%) CentOS
17 6 (0.97%) HPUX
18 5 (0.81%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (15.32%) ITIL
2 80 (12.90%) Service Management
3 54 (8.71%) Migration
4 40 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (5.00%) User Stories
6 30 (4.84%) Configuration Management
6 30 (4.84%) MVC
7 28 (4.52%) Infrastructure Management
8 25 (4.03%) Change Management
9 21 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
10 20 (3.23%) DevOps
10 20 (3.23%) Integration Testing
10 20 (3.23%) Project Management
10 20 (3.23%) Scrum
10 20 (3.23%) Service Delivery
11 15 (2.42%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 15 (2.42%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 15 (2.42%) OOP
11 15 (2.42%) Performance Monitoring
11 15 (2.42%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 147 (23.71%) SQL
2 76 (12.26%) PowerShell
3 59 (9.52%) C#
4 47 (7.58%) JavaScript
5 30 (4.84%) Java
6 25 (4.03%) Perl
7 24 (3.87%) VBScript
8 22 (3.55%) VB
9 19 (3.06%) C++
10 18 (2.90%) VB.NET
11 12 (1.94%) T-SQL
12 10 (1.61%) Python
12 10 (1.61%) TypeScript
13 9 (1.45%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.45%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.97%) C
14 6 (0.97%) PHP
14 6 (0.97%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.81%) Korn
16 4 (0.65%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 211 (34.03%) Security Cleared
2 141 (22.74%) SC Cleared
3 45 (7.26%) DV Cleared
4 34 (5.48%) Degree
5 31 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (1.94%) MCSE
7 11 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (1.77%) CISSP
8 9 (1.45%) CCNA
8 9 (1.45%) MCITP
9 8 (1.29%) MCSA
10 7 (1.13%) GCIH
10 7 (1.13%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.97%) MCP
12 5 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (0.65%) A+ Certification
13 4 (0.65%) CCNP
13 4 (0.65%) GCIA
13 4 (0.65%) VCP4
13 4 (0.65%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.74%) PCI DSS
2 12 (1.94%) SLA
3 11 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.29%) PA-DSS
5 7 (1.13%) QA
6 5 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (0.65%) COBIT
7 4 (0.65%) COSO
7 4 (0.65%) JSP 440
7 4 (0.65%) SAS 70
8 2 (0.32%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.32%) GPG13
9 1 (0.16%) RMADS
System Software
1 228 (36.77%) Active Directory
2 113 (18.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (6.61%) vSphere
4 28 (4.52%) Hyper-V
4 28 (4.52%) XenApp
5 26 (4.19%) VMware ESXi
6 24 (3.87%) XenServer
7 20 (3.23%) XenDesktop
8 16 (2.58%) Firmware
9 12 (1.94%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (1.94%) Samba
10 11 (1.77%) NFS
10 11 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
11 10 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
11 10 (1.61%) VMware Server
11 10 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
12 9 (1.45%) Terminal Services
13 8 (1.29%) VMware ESX
14 7 (1.13%) vCloud
14 7 (1.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 62 (10.00%) SCCM
2 31 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 24 (3.87%) Puppet
4 23 (3.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 20 (3.23%) SCOM
6 16 (2.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 13 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (1.94%) Tivoli
9 9 (1.45%) QRadar
10 8 (1.29%) AirWatch
10 8 (1.29%) WSUS
11 7 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
12 5 (0.81%) EdgeSight
12 5 (0.81%) SafeCom
13 4 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
13 4 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
13 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
13 4 (0.65%) NetBackup
13 4 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
13 4 (0.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 235 (37.90%) VMware
2 225 (36.29%) Microsoft
3 80 (12.90%) Citrix
4 77 (12.42%) Oracle
5 73 (11.77%) Cisco
6 59 (9.52%) HP
7 49 (7.90%) Red Hat
8 39 (6.29%) IBM
9 23 (3.71%) Remedy
10 18 (2.90%) CheckPoint
11 16 (2.58%) BMC
11 16 (2.58%) Intel Security
12 15 (2.42%) Symantec
13 14 (2.26%) NetApp
14 13 (2.10%) Avaya
14 13 (2.10%) CA
14 13 (2.10%) EMC
15 12 (1.94%) Brocade
16 11 (1.77%) Dell
16 11 (1.77%) SAP
Portsmouth, Hampshire
J & C Associates Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Networkers
Rate: £9.00 - £13.50 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £320 per day DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £30 - £32 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £40 - £45 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Posted: 18 days ago