The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows 26 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 27.66% 26.37% 7.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 82.76% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 4
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +16.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £173 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £428 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £31.50 £13.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.73% +140.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.80 £15.35 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.58% +2.33%
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
39 29 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 41.49% 31.87% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 9
Average daily rate £290 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £159 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £309
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £31.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.73% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £23.50 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £40.40 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 35 (51.47%) Microsoft
2 27 (39.71%) Windows 7
3 21 (30.88%) Migration
4 18 (26.47%) Active Directory
5 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 15 (22.06%) Security Cleared
7 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (20.59%) .NET
7 14 (20.59%) SQL
8 13 (19.12%) SC Cleared
9 12 (17.65%) C#
9 12 (17.65%) Visual Studio
10 11 (16.18%) Windows XP
11 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (13.24%) Incident Management
12 9 (13.24%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (13.24%) Oracle
12 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET
13 8 (11.76%) MS Office
13 8 (11.76%) Load Balancing
13 8 (11.76%) Silverlight
13 8 (11.76%) Open Source
14 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (8.82%) Scrum
15 6 (8.82%) Linux
15 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
16 5 (7.35%) Degree
16 5 (7.35%) SCCM
16 5 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.47%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) MS Office
2 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.41%) MS Project
4 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Network Security
2 3 (4.41%) DHCP
2 3 (4.41%) DNS
3 2 (2.94%) SAN
4 1 (1.47%) Internet
4 1 (1.47%) VLAN
4 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.47%) NAS
4 1 (1.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (13.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.41%) MySQL
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Anywhere
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.47%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.94%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.94%) Yeoman
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (7.35%) Aerospace
2 3 (4.41%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.94%) Publishing
3 2 (2.94%) Military
3 2 (2.94%) French Language
3 2 (2.94%) German Language
4 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (29.41%) Analyst
2 11 (16.18%) Support Engineer
3 7 (10.29%) Desktop Support
4 6 (8.82%) Developer
4 6 (8.82%) Programmer
4 6 (8.82%) Support Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Rollout Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Migration Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (5.88%) DBA
7 3 (4.41%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Field Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Field Service Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Tester
7 3 (4.41%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.59%) .NET
2 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET
3 8 (11.76%) Silverlight
4 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 3 (4.41%) Web Services
5 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.94%) Application Packaging
5 2 (2.94%) CSS
5 2 (2.94%) HTML
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.47%) Classic ASP
6 1 (1.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Open Source
2 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.41%) Clustering
2 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.47%) EPoS
3 1 (1.47%) HACMP
3 1 (1.47%) Biometrics
3 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.71%) Windows 7
2 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (16.18%) Windows XP
4 10 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.82%) Linux
7 5 (7.35%) UNIX
8 4 (5.88%) CentOS
9 3 (4.41%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (4.41%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.41%) Windows 2000
9 3 (4.41%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.94%) AIX
10 2 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) Migration
2 9 (13.24%) Incident Management
3 8 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 6 (8.82%) Scrum
4 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.41%) TDD
6 3 (4.41%) ITIL
6 3 (4.41%) CRM
6 3 (4.41%) Process Management
6 3 (4.41%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (4.41%) Test Management
6 3 (4.41%) V-Model
6 3 (4.41%) Waterfall
6 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (2.94%) Change Control
7 2 (2.94%) Analytics
7 2 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.94%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.59%) SQL
2 12 (17.65%) C#
3 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.41%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.94%) VBA
4 2 (2.94%) Java
5 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (22.06%) Security Cleared
2 13 (19.12%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.35%) Degree
4 2 (2.94%) MCSA
4 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.47%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) MCDST
5 1 (1.47%) MCP
5 1 (1.47%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) SCCM
2 4 (5.88%) Nessus
2 4 (5.88%) Nmap
3 3 (4.41%) Nagios
3 3 (4.41%) Hyperic
4 2 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.47%) WSUS
5 1 (1.47%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 35 (51.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) Oracle
3 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.41%) SolarWinds
4 3 (4.41%) Splunk
4 3 (4.41%) HP
4 3 (4.41%) Citrix
5 2 (2.94%) 3PAR
5 2 (2.94%) McAfee
5 2 (2.94%) Sophos
5 2 (2.94%) VMware
6 1 (1.47%) Adobe
6 1 (1.47%) Sybase
6 1 (1.47%) Siebel
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco
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