The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 33 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 22.60% 13.19% 17.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.83% 46.15% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 10
Median daily rate £425 £265 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.37% -14.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £130 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £823 £370 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 6
Median hourly rate £47.83 £13.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+267.92% -48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £12.65 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.78 £15.21 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+5.64% +6.89%
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 Portsmouth region.

Operating Systems Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
72 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 49.32% 28.57% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 14 11
Median daily rate £406 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £123 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £390 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +12.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 6
Median hourly rate £47.83 £13.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+267.92% -48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.35 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Windows
Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Windows.

1 24 (54.55%) VMware
2 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
3 21 (47.73%) Windows Server
4 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (38.64%) DNS
6 16 (36.36%) LAN
6 16 (36.36%) WAN
7 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
8 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
9 11 (25.00%) SQL
9 11 (25.00%) Linux
10 10 (22.73%) MPLS
10 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
11 9 (20.45%) HSRP
11 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
11 9 (20.45%) OSPF
11 9 (20.45%) BGP
11 9 (20.45%) L2TP
11 9 (20.45%) IPsec
11 9 (20.45%) RIP
12 8 (18.18%) Firewall
12 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
13 7 (15.91%) Symantec
13 7 (15.91%) DHCP
13 7 (15.91%) Degree
13 7 (15.91%) SCOM
14 6 (13.64%) SNMP
14 6 (13.64%) Cisco
14 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
14 6 (13.64%) Norton AntiVirus

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.55%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.55%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.27%) Apache
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.27%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) JBoss
3 1 (2.27%) SAS
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Office 365
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.27%) IaaS
3 1 (2.27%) PaaS
3 1 (2.27%) SaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) DNS
2 16 (36.36%) LAN
2 16 (36.36%) WAN
3 10 (22.73%) MPLS
4 9 (20.45%) BGP
4 9 (20.45%) HSRP
4 9 (20.45%) IPsec
4 9 (20.45%) L2TP
4 9 (20.45%) OSPF
4 9 (20.45%) RIP
5 8 (18.18%) Firewall
6 7 (15.91%) DHCP
7 6 (13.64%) SNMP
8 5 (11.36%) VoIP
9 4 (9.09%) LDAP
10 3 (6.82%) SAN
11 2 (4.55%) iSCSI
11 2 (4.55%) PCoIP
11 2 (4.55%) Structured Cabling
11 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.55%) MySQL
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.27%) JUnit
2 1 (2.27%) NetBeans
2 1 (2.27%) Subversion
2 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.82%) Back Office
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Architect
3 6 (13.64%) Administrator
3 6 (13.64%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.82%) Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Network Integration Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Server Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Solutions Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (4.55%) Apache Camel
2 2 (4.55%) JDBC
2 2 (4.55%) JMS
2 2 (4.55%) Middleware
2 2 (4.55%) OSGi
2 2 (4.55%) Web Services
2 2 (4.55%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.27%) Ajax
3 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.27%) JavaFX
3 1 (2.27%) JPA
3 1 (2.27%) jQuery
3 1 (2.27%) JSF
3 1 (2.27%) LAMP
3 1 (2.27%) PrimeFaces
3 1 (2.27%) Spring
3 1 (2.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.27%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Replication
3 1 (2.27%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) Windows Server
2 11 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.55%) CentOS
5 2 (4.55%) SUSE
5 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.27%) Android
6 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.27%) Debian
6 1 (2.27%) Fedora
6 1 (2.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.27%) Unix
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.27%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 6 (13.64%) Security Patching
3 5 (11.36%) ITIL
3 5 (11.36%) Network Architecture
3 5 (11.36%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (6.82%) Migration
4 3 (6.82%) SDLC
4 3 (6.82%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (6.82%) SOA
5 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.55%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.55%) DevOps
5 2 (4.55%) High Availability
5 2 (4.55%) Microservices
5 2 (4.55%) Network Design
5 2 (4.55%) Programme Management
5 2 (4.55%) Project Planning
5 2 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) UML
6 1 (2.27%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) Java
2 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.55%) C
3 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.27%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) C++
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) Korn
4 1 (2.27%) Perl
4 1 (2.27%) PHP
4 1 (2.27%) Python
4 1 (2.27%) Ruby
4 1 (2.27%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) Degree
4 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (9.09%) CCNA
6 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) MCSE
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
2 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.82%) Samba
3 3 (6.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (6.82%) vSphere
4 2 (4.55%) NFS
4 2 (4.55%) VMware Server
4 2 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) SCOM
2 6 (13.64%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (11.36%) Backup Exec
3 5 (11.36%) SCCM
3 5 (11.36%) WhatsUp Gold
3 5 (11.36%) WSUS
4 3 (6.82%) Tivoli
5 2 (4.55%) Nagios
6 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) VMware
2 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.91%) Symantec
4 6 (13.64%) Cisco
5 5 (11.36%) Acronis
5 5 (11.36%) Citrix
5 5 (11.36%) F5
5 5 (11.36%) HP
5 5 (11.36%) Intel Security
5 5 (11.36%) Juniper
6 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.82%) IBM
7 3 (6.82%) Veritas
8 2 (4.55%) Dell
8 2 (4.55%) NETGEAR
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle
9 1 (2.27%) Brocade
9 1 (2.27%) EMC
9 1 (2.27%) Lotus
9 1 (2.27%) Xamarin
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