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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 8 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 9 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Havant 10.84% 12.99% 4.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.37% 71.43% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £395 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £301 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.32% -3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
Windows
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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
19 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Havant 22.89% 18.18% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 0
Average daily rate £450 £391 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.01% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%

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
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 1 October 2014, 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 10 (33.33%) ITIL
1 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 10 (33.33%) HP
1 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (30.00%) MOM
3 8 (26.67%) Oracle
3 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 8 (26.67%) Clustering
3 8 (26.67%) SCCM
3 8 (26.67%) SaaS
3 8 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (26.67%) SAP Afaria
4 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (23.33%) UNIX
4 7 (23.33%) SQL
5 6 (20.00%) IIS
5 6 (20.00%) Linux
5 6 (20.00%) ERP
5 6 (20.00%) Sophos
5 6 (20.00%) IBM
5 6 (20.00%) HP SIM
5 6 (20.00%) SCOM
5 6 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (20.00%) Qualys
5 6 (20.00%) VMware
5 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 6 (20.00%) Altiris
6 5 (16.67%) Firewall

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Havant by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 6 (20.00%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.67%) Commerce Server
3 2 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.67%) Commerce Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) SaaS
2 2 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (16.67%) Firewall
2 5 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (10.00%) DNS
3 3 (10.00%) LAN
3 3 (10.00%) WAN
4 2 (6.67%) LDAP
4 2 (6.67%) HTTP
4 2 (6.67%) Kerberos
5 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) SQLPlus
3 2 (6.67%) DB2
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MSI
1 2 (6.67%) Wise Package Studio
1 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Administrator
2 8 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Capacity Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Packager
5 2 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Release Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) CSS
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 3 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (6.67%) WSH
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.67%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) Application Packaging
3 2 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (26.67%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.67%) HACMP
3 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.67%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) UNIX
2 6 (20.00%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (16.67%) AIX
4 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (20.00%) ERP
3 6 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (10.00%) Migration
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.67%) Coaching
6 2 (6.67%) Release Management
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.67%) Scrum
6 2 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) C#
3 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) PMP
2 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) vSphere
3 2 (6.67%) OCFS2
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) MOM
2 8 (26.67%) SCCM
2 8 (26.67%) SAP Afaria
3 6 (20.00%) HP SIM
3 6 (20.00%) SCOM
4 3 (10.00%) Tivoli
5 2 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) HP
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.00%) Sophos
4 6 (20.00%) IBM
4 6 (20.00%) Qualys
4 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 6 (20.00%) Altiris
5 3 (10.00%) JBoss
5 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.00%) Citrix
5 3 (10.00%) Remedy
6 2 (6.67%) Dell
6 2 (6.67%) EMC
6 2 (6.67%) NetApp
6 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.67%) Sun
6 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
6 2 (6.67%) Ektron
7 1 (3.33%) F5