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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 2 9 1
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows 35 16 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 25.74% 12.21% 32.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.47% 33.33% 78.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 30
Median daily rate £448 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.65% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £211 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £410 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £324 £301
% change year-on-year
+1.93% +7.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 5
Median hourly rate £49.46 £15.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+224.32% -23.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.65 £11.50 £13.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.75 £36.10 £27.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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
47 48 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 34.56% 36.64% 41.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 41
Median daily rate £448 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £430 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 5
Median hourly rate £49.46 £11.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+330.08% -42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £10.50 £15.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £30.23 £24.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 9 December 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 9 December 2016.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 41 (58.57%) Linux
2 35 (50.00%) VMware
3 24 (34.29%) Microsoft
4 22 (31.43%) Active Directory
5 20 (28.57%) SQL
6 18 (25.71%) Security Cleared
6 18 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (25.71%) Windows Server
7 17 (24.29%) SC Cleared
7 17 (24.29%) Citrix
8 15 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 14 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (18.57%) HP
11 12 (17.14%) MS Excel
11 12 (17.14%) XML
11 12 (17.14%) vSphere
12 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (15.71%) AIX
12 11 (15.71%) LDAP
12 11 (15.71%) C++
12 11 (15.71%) LAN
13 10 (14.29%) IBM
13 10 (14.29%) Java
13 10 (14.29%) MySQL
13 10 (14.29%) Red Hat
13 10 (14.29%) SDLC
14 9 (12.86%) Finance
14 9 (12.86%) Eclipse

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 5 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.71%) GlassFish
2 4 (5.71%) JBoss
2 4 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.29%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.86%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) IaaS
1 4 (5.71%) PaaS
2 3 (4.29%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.86%) Office 365
4 1 (1.43%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.71%) LAN
1 11 (15.71%) LDAP
2 7 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
3 6 (8.57%) DNS
3 6 (8.57%) PCoIP
3 6 (8.57%) WAN
4 5 (7.14%) SNMP
5 4 (5.71%) DHCP
5 4 (5.71%) SAN
6 3 (4.29%) MPLS
6 3 (4.29%) VoIP
7 2 (2.86%) BGP
7 2 (2.86%) Firewall
7 2 (2.86%) HSRP
7 2 (2.86%) IPsec
7 2 (2.86%) L2TP
7 2 (2.86%) OSPF
7 2 (2.86%) RIP
7 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.29%) MySQL
3 6 (8.57%) DB2
4 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Eclipse
2 6 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.14%) JIRA
4 4 (5.71%) JUnit
4 4 (5.71%) NetBeans
4 4 (5.71%) Subversion
General
1 9 (12.86%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Banking
2 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.86%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (20.00%) Developer
2 9 (12.86%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.43%) Administrator
4 7 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Architect
5 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (8.57%) Java Software Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.14%) C++ Developer
6 5 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
6 5 (7.14%) C++/Java Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.71%) Test Specialist
8 3 (4.29%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.14%) XML
2 8 (11.43%) .NET
3 7 (10.00%) HTML
4 6 (8.57%) CSS
4 6 (8.57%) MFC
4 6 (8.57%) XML Messaging
5 5 (7.14%) Ajax
5 5 (7.14%) Middleware
5 5 (7.14%) WCF
6 4 (5.71%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.71%) Java RMI
6 4 (5.71%) jQuery
6 4 (5.71%) JSF
6 4 (5.71%) JSP
6 4 (5.71%) Servlets
6 4 (5.71%) Spring
6 4 (5.71%) Swing
6 4 (5.71%) XHTML
6 4 (5.71%) XSL
6 4 (5.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Replication
2 6 (8.57%) Client/Server
2 6 (8.57%) SWIFT
3 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.86%) HP Storage
4 2 (2.86%) RIA
5 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (58.57%) Linux
2 18 (25.71%) Windows Server
3 14 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (15.71%) AIX
4 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.00%) Unix
6 6 (8.57%) Windows 10
7 5 (7.14%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.71%) Android
9 3 (4.29%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (14.29%) SDLC
3 8 (11.43%) Server Virtualisation
4 7 (10.00%) MVC
4 7 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (10.00%) Scrum
5 6 (8.57%) Code Coverage
5 6 (8.57%) Configuration Management
5 6 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (8.57%) Validation
6 5 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 5 (7.14%) Data Transformation
6 5 (7.14%) Migration
6 5 (7.14%) Project Management
6 5 (7.14%) Service Management
7 4 (5.71%) ITIL
7 4 (5.71%) Network Management
7 4 (5.71%) SysML
7 4 (5.71%) UML
7 4 (5.71%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.57%) SQL
2 11 (15.71%) C++
3 10 (14.29%) Java
4 7 (10.00%) C#
4 7 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.71%) Python
5 4 (5.71%) Tcl
6 1 (1.43%) Korn
6 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 17 (24.29%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.00%) Degree
4 3 (4.29%) MCSE
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.43%) CCNA
6 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.43%) MCITP
6 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) JSP 440
System Software
1 22 (31.43%) Active Directory
2 18 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (17.14%) vSphere
4 9 (12.86%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (11.43%) VMware Server
6 7 (10.00%) NFS
6 7 (10.00%) Samba
6 7 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
7 3 (4.29%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (2.86%) XenApp
9 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (11.43%) Tivoli
2 5 (7.14%) SCCM
3 3 (4.29%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (4.29%) SCOM
4 2 (2.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.86%) WSUS
5 1 (1.43%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.43%) DameWare
5 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.43%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 35 (50.00%) VMware
2 24 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 17 (24.29%) Citrix
4 13 (18.57%) HP
5 10 (14.29%) IBM
5 10 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 7 (10.00%) NETGEAR
6 7 (10.00%) Veritas
7 6 (8.57%) Telerik
8 5 (7.14%) Cisco
9 3 (4.29%) Intel
9 3 (4.29%) Lotus
9 3 (4.29%) Symantec
10 2 (2.86%) Adobe
10 2 (2.86%) Brocade
10 2 (2.86%) Dell
10 2 (2.86%) Intel Security
10 2 (2.86%) Oracle
11 1 (1.43%) EMC
11 1 (1.43%) Juniper
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