The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Havant region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 9 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Havant 15.79% 28.00% 13.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% 57.14% 47.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 22 13
Average daily rate £439 £285 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.94% -32.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £260 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £425 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.31% -3.33%
Windows
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Havant region.

Operating Systems Category
Havant
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 49 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Havant 21.05% 49.00% 28.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 41 24
Average daily rate £438 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £425 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Havant

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Havant region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Havant

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Havant

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Havant

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Havant

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Havant region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Havant

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Havant

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Havant

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Havant

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Havant region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 11 (45.83%) Citrix
2 9 (37.50%) IBM
3 8 (33.33%) DNS
3 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (33.33%) SCCM
4 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco
4 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
4 7 (29.17%) VMware
5 6 (25.00%) Firewall
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle
5 6 (25.00%) Linux
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (20.83%) Foundry
6 5 (20.83%) SIEM
6 5 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (20.83%) DataPower
6 5 (20.83%) CCSE
6 5 (20.83%) IronPort
6 5 (20.83%) Unix
6 5 (20.83%) AIX
6 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.83%) VPN
6 5 (20.83%) FTP
6 5 (20.83%) SMTP
6 5 (20.83%) Change Management
6 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
7 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (16.67%) Retail
7 4 (16.67%) Migration

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Havant by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Havant region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) Apache
1 2 (8.33%) CICS
1 2 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) DNS
1 8 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (25.00%) Firewall
3 5 (20.83%) FTP
3 5 (20.83%) SMTP
3 5 (20.83%) VPN
4 3 (12.50%) DHCP
4 3 (12.50%) Network Security
5 2 (8.33%) HTTP
5 2 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.33%) DB2
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (8.33%) Billing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Security Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Environment Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Cognos Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Deployment Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Migration Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) DataPower
2 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) PKI
3 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (20.83%) AIX
3 5 (20.83%) Unix
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Change Management
1 5 (20.83%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (20.83%) SIEM
2 4 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.33%) ERP
3 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) ITSM
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
4 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Fault Management
4 1 (4.17%) Release Management
4 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.17%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) COBOL
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) CCSE
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) vSphere
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Citrix
2 9 (37.50%) IBM
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco
3 7 (29.17%) VMware
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle
5 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
5 5 (20.83%) Foundry
5 5 (20.83%) IronPort
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) HP
7 2 (8.33%) Cognos
7 2 (8.33%) Fujitsu
7 2 (8.33%) Remedy
8 1 (4.17%) Sophos
8 1 (4.17%) Symantec