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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows
Rank 3 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 17 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Havant 17.53% 11.22% 8.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.96% 73.33% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 1
Average daily rate
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£314 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £304 £315 £313
% change year-on-year
-3.49% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.23 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -4.81%
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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
27 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Havant 27.84% 15.31% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 3
Average daily rate £315 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £376 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 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 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
2 10 (29.41%) HP
2 10 (29.41%) UNIX
3 9 (26.47%) MOM
3 9 (26.47%) ITIL
3 9 (26.47%) VMware
3 9 (26.47%) SaaS
4 8 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (23.53%) SCCM
4 8 (23.53%) Clustering
4 8 (23.53%) Service Delivery
4 8 (23.53%) Oracle
4 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 8 (23.53%) SAN
4 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 8 (23.53%) SAP Afaria
5 7 (20.59%) vSphere
5 7 (20.59%) ERP
5 7 (20.59%) Linux
5 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
5 7 (20.59%) Manufacturing
6 6 (17.65%) Firewall
6 6 (17.65%) Altiris
6 6 (17.65%) SCOM
6 6 (17.65%) Qualys
6 6 (17.65%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (17.65%) HP SIM
6 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 6 (17.65%) IIS
6 6 (17.65%) DNS

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Havant by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (17.65%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) SaaS
2 2 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
1 8 (23.53%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) Firewall
2 6 (17.65%) DNS
3 2 (5.88%) LDAP
3 2 (5.88%) LAN
3 2 (5.88%) WAN
3 2 (5.88%) HTTP
3 2 (5.88%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.94%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQLPlus
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MSI
1 2 (5.88%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
1 7 (20.59%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Administrator
2 10 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (23.53%) Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Storage Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Capacity Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Applications Packager
6 2 (5.88%) Release Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Migration Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Network Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (8.82%) Middleware
2 2 (5.88%) Ajax
2 2 (5.88%) Application Packaging
2 2 (5.88%) HTML
2 2 (5.88%) CSS
2 2 (5.88%) XML
2 2 (5.88%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.88%) HACMP
2 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.88%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) UNIX
2 7 (20.59%) Linux
3 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
5 4 (11.76%) AIX
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Service Delivery
2 8 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (20.59%) ERP
4 6 (17.65%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (11.76%) Release Management
5 4 (11.76%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Management
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.88%) Change Management
7 2 (5.88%) ITSM
7 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.88%) Scrum
7 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.88%) Document Management
7 2 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) VB
2 2 (5.88%) REXX
2 2 (5.88%) JCL
2 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) PMP
2 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.59%) vSphere
3 3 (8.82%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.88%) OCFS2
5 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) MOM
2 8 (23.53%) SCCM
2 8 (23.53%) SAP Afaria
3 6 (17.65%) SCOM
3 6 (17.65%) HP SIM
4 3 (8.82%) Tivoli
4 3 (8.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) HP
2 9 (26.47%) VMware
3 8 (23.53%) Oracle
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.65%) Altiris
4 6 (17.65%) Qualys
4 6 (17.65%) IBM
4 6 (17.65%) Sophos
5 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
5 3 (8.82%) Symantec
5 3 (8.82%) JBoss
5 3 (8.82%) Citrix
6 2 (5.88%) Dell
6 2 (5.88%) EMC
6 2 (5.88%) Sun
6 2 (5.88%) Remedy
6 2 (5.88%) NetApp
6 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.94%) F5