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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 5 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 39 13 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 20.63% 15.12% 20.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.86% 68.42% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 13
Median daily rate £380 £265 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.39% -24.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £80 £130 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £411 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 7
Median hourly rate £47.83 £47.83 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +91.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £23.45 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.89 £47.83 £42.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +3.33%
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
91 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 48.15% 22.09% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 9 14
Median daily rate £435 £283 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.98% -14.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £103 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £394 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £309
% change year-on-year
- +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 7
Median hourly rate £47.83 £47.83 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +91.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.45 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.83 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 28 July 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 28 July 2016.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 27 (49.09%) VMware
2 25 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 21 (38.18%) Windows Server
4 20 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (30.91%) LAN
5 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
6 16 (29.09%) DNS
6 16 (29.09%) WAN
6 16 (29.09%) SQL
7 15 (27.27%) Linux
8 13 (23.64%) Security Cleared
9 10 (18.18%) SC Cleared
9 10 (18.18%) Degree
9 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 10 (18.18%) MPLS
10 9 (16.36%) OSPF
10 9 (16.36%) BGP
10 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
10 9 (16.36%) L2TP
10 9 (16.36%) IPsec
10 9 (16.36%) RIP
10 9 (16.36%) HSRP
10 9 (16.36%) Data Centre
11 8 (14.55%) Firewall
12 7 (12.73%) Symantec
12 7 (12.73%) SNMP
12 7 (12.73%) DHCP
12 7 (12.73%) Citrix
12 7 (12.73%) ITIL
12 7 (12.73%) Windows 7

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 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.45%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.64%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (3.64%) GlassFish
3 2 (3.64%) JBoss
3 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.64%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) SAS
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Office 365
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) IaaS
3 1 (1.82%) PaaS
3 1 (1.82%) SaaS
3 1 (1.82%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.91%) LAN
2 16 (29.09%) DNS
2 16 (29.09%) WAN
3 10 (18.18%) MPLS
4 9 (16.36%) BGP
4 9 (16.36%) HSRP
4 9 (16.36%) IPsec
4 9 (16.36%) L2TP
4 9 (16.36%) OSPF
4 9 (16.36%) RIP
5 8 (14.55%) Firewall
6 7 (12.73%) DHCP
6 7 (12.73%) SNMP
7 5 (9.09%) VoIP
8 4 (7.27%) LDAP
9 3 (5.45%) SAN
10 2 (3.64%) DVB
10 2 (3.64%) iSCSI
10 2 (3.64%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) MySQL
3 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.64%) JUnit
3 2 (3.64%) NetBeans
3 2 (3.64%) Subversion
3 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 2 (3.64%) Back Office
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
1 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.82%) Banking
2 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (14.55%) Architect
1 8 (14.55%) Network Engineer
2 7 (12.73%) Developer
3 6 (10.91%) Administrator
4 5 (9.09%) Consultant
4 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Desktop Support
5 4 (7.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Network Integration Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Rollout Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) .NET
2 4 (7.27%) XML
3 3 (5.45%) Ajax
3 3 (5.45%) HTML
3 3 (5.45%) Middleware
3 3 (5.45%) Web Services
4 2 (3.64%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (3.64%) Apache Camel
4 2 (3.64%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.64%) HTML5
4 2 (3.64%) JavaFX
4 2 (3.64%) JPA
4 2 (3.64%) jQuery
4 2 (3.64%) JSF
4 2 (3.64%) MFC
4 2 (3.64%) OSGi
4 2 (3.64%) PrimeFaces
4 2 (3.64%) Spring
4 2 (3.64%) XML Messaging
4 2 (3.64%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.45%) Replication
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.64%) HP Storage
3 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.82%) Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) RIA
4 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.18%) Windows Server
2 15 (27.27%) Linux
3 7 (12.73%) Windows 7
4 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.27%) Unix
6 3 (5.45%) AIX
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.64%) CentOS
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.82%) Android
8 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
2 7 (12.73%) ITIL
3 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.91%) Migration
3 6 (10.91%) Security Patching
4 5 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 5 (9.09%) SDLC
4 5 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (7.27%) Scrum
6 3 (5.45%) MVC
6 3 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.45%) SOA
6 3 (5.45%) UML
7 2 (3.64%) DevOps
7 2 (3.64%) High Availability
7 2 (3.64%) Network Design
7 2 (3.64%) Network Management
7 2 (3.64%) SysML
7 2 (3.64%) Test Strategy
7 2 (3.64%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.09%) SQL
2 6 (10.91%) Java
3 4 (7.27%) C++
4 3 (5.45%) C#
4 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.64%) C
5 2 (3.64%) Python
5 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.64%) Tcl
6 1 (1.82%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Security Cleared
2 10 (18.18%) Degree
2 10 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.27%) CCNA
5 2 (3.64%) MCSE
5 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 25 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 20 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (9.09%) vSphere
4 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.64%) NFS
4 2 (3.64%) Samba
4 2 (3.64%) VMware Server
4 2 (3.64%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) SCCM
1 7 (12.73%) SCOM
2 6 (10.91%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 5 (9.09%) Tivoli
3 5 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
3 5 (9.09%) WSUS
4 1 (1.82%) Nagios
4 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (49.09%) VMware
2 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.73%) Citrix
3 7 (12.73%) Symantec
4 6 (10.91%) Cisco
5 5 (9.09%) Acronis
5 5 (9.09%) F5
5 5 (9.09%) HP
5 5 (9.09%) IBM
5 5 (9.09%) Intel Security
5 5 (9.09%) Juniper
5 5 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 5 (9.09%) Veritas
6 3 (5.45%) Lotus
7 2 (3.64%) Brocade
7 2 (3.64%) Intel
7 2 (3.64%) NETGEAR
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle
7 2 (3.64%) Telerik
8 1 (1.82%) Xamarin
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