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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows 13 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Havant 27.66% 17.53% 11.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 76.47% 62.96% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 5
Average daily rate
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£225 £314 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.28% -21.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £301 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £495 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £304 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.90% -3.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.86 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.86 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+5.73% -
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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
17 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Havant 36.17% 27.84% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 6
Average daily rate £313 £315 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% -21.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £300 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £446 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.86 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015, 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 30 (54.55%) Windows 7
2 18 (32.73%) SCCM
2 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
2 18 (32.73%) Citrix
2 18 (32.73%) Symantec
2 18 (32.73%) Firewall
3 17 (30.91%) Active Directory
4 16 (29.09%) DNS
4 16 (29.09%) Oracle
4 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
5 14 (25.45%) MS Office
5 14 (25.45%) DHCP
5 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (23.64%) Oracle Database
6 13 (23.64%) IBM
7 12 (21.82%) HP
8 10 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (18.18%) MS Exchange
8 10 (18.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (16.36%) XenApp
9 9 (16.36%) XenDesktop
9 9 (16.36%) SQL
9 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (16.36%) Clustering
9 9 (16.36%) Migration
10 8 (14.55%) OpenText
10 8 (14.55%) Client/Server
10 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
10 8 (14.55%) Portfolio Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Havant by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 10 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.45%) MediaWiki
3 2 (3.64%) CICS
3 2 (3.64%) IIS
3 2 (3.64%) Apache
4 1 (1.82%) Drupal
Applications
1 14 (25.45%) MS Office
2 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) Firewall
2 16 (29.09%) DNS
3 14 (25.45%) DHCP
4 5 (9.09%) SAN
5 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.64%) VPN
6 2 (3.64%) FTP
6 2 (3.64%) HTTP
6 2 (3.64%) SMTP
6 2 (3.64%) SSL
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.64%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.64%) DB2
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.82%) MS Access
5 1 (1.82%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
1 2 (3.64%) Retail
1 2 (3.64%) Billing
2 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) Architect
1 12 (21.82%) Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (14.55%) Wintel Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Server Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Customer Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Server Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Firewall Specialist
8 2 (3.64%) Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) 3rd Line Server Support
9 1 (1.82%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 1 (1.82%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (3.64%) Middleware
3 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.82%) .NET
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.82%) Web Services
3 1 (1.82%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Clustering
2 8 (14.55%) Client/Server
3 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (7.27%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.64%) SecurID
5 2 (3.64%) PKI
5 2 (3.64%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.82%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (54.55%) Windows 7
2 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (12.73%) Windows XP
5 6 (10.91%) AIX
6 5 (9.09%) UNIX
7 4 (7.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) Migration
2 8 (14.55%) Portfolio Management
3 7 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (9.09%) CRM
5 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.27%) Data Analysis
5 4 (7.27%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.45%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.64%) Server Building
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.64%) E-business
7 2 (3.64%) SOA
7 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.82%) Project Management
8 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.82%) ERP
8 1 (1.82%) ITIL
8 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.82%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.27%) Korn
3 4 (7.27%) VBScript
4 3 (5.45%) VB
4 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.64%) COBOL
6 1 (1.82%) Delphi
6 1 (1.82%) VBA
6 1 (1.82%) Pascal
6 1 (1.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.64%) CCSE
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 17 (30.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.36%) XenApp
2 9 (16.36%) XenDesktop
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.45%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (32.73%) SCCM
2 10 (18.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (7.27%) SCOM
4 3 (5.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (5.45%) LiteSpeed
5 2 (3.64%) SAP Afaria
6 1 (1.82%) EdgeSight
6 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.82%) MOM
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
1 18 (32.73%) Citrix
1 18 (32.73%) Symantec
2 16 (29.09%) Oracle
3 13 (23.64%) IBM
4 12 (21.82%) HP
5 8 (14.55%) OpenText
5 8 (14.55%) Ventyx
6 6 (10.91%) VMware
7 4 (7.27%) Sophos
7 4 (7.27%) 3PAR
8 3 (5.45%) Brocade
8 3 (5.45%) Cisco
9 2 (3.64%) Cognos
9 2 (3.64%) Siebel
9 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.64%) Fujitsu
9 2 (3.64%) IronPort
9 2 (3.64%) Foundry
10 1 (1.82%) Remedy