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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 6 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows 30 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 20.13% 8.40% 21.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.83% 39.29% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 11
Median daily rate £469 £240 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.31% -12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £120 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £248 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Median hourly rate £37.00 £13.38 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+176.63% -42.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.55 £11.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £17.53 £35.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% +6.89%

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 28 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 31.54% 21.37% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 24
Median daily rate £435 £275 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.18% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £368 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Median hourly rate £31.00 £11.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.56% -16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £15.25 £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 38 (62.30%) Linux
2 30 (49.18%) VMware
3 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
4 22 (36.07%) Security Cleared
5 21 (34.43%) SQL
6 18 (29.51%) SC Cleared
7 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
8 13 (21.31%) XML
8 13 (21.31%) Citrix
8 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (19.67%) Windows Server
10 11 (18.03%) Active Directory
11 10 (16.39%) HP
11 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (16.39%) vSphere
11 10 (16.39%) PaaS
11 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (16.39%) IaaS
12 9 (14.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (14.75%) LDAP
12 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
12 9 (14.75%) Visual Studio
12 9 (14.75%) C#
12 9 (14.75%) C++
12 9 (14.75%) HTML
12 9 (14.75%) Scrum
13 8 (13.11%) Validation
13 8 (13.11%) VMware Workstation
13 8 (13.11%) MVC

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 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (8.20%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.92%) GlassFish
2 3 (4.92%) JBoss
2 3 (4.92%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.64%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) IaaS
1 10 (16.39%) PaaS
2 3 (4.92%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.28%) Office 365
4 1 (1.64%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) LDAP
2 7 (11.48%) LAN
3 6 (9.84%) Structured Cabling
4 5 (8.20%) PCoIP
5 3 (4.92%) SAN
5 3 (4.92%) SNMP
6 2 (3.28%) PBX
6 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.28%) WAN
7 1 (1.64%) Skype
7 1 (1.64%) VoIP
7 1 (1.64%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) MySQL
3 6 (9.84%) DB2
4 3 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) Visual Studio
2 8 (13.11%) Eclipse
2 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.20%) JIRA
4 3 (4.92%) AdminStudio
4 3 (4.92%) JUnit
4 3 (4.92%) MSI
4 3 (4.92%) NetBeans
4 3 (4.92%) Subversion
5 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.64%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.64%) git-flow
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.92%) Marketing
3 2 (3.28%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (24.59%) Developer
2 8 (13.11%) Java Developer
3 5 (8.20%) Administrator
3 5 (8.20%) C++ Developer
3 5 (8.20%) C++ Software Developer
3 5 (8.20%) C++/Java Developer
3 5 (8.20%) Consultant
3 5 (8.20%) Java Software Developer
3 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
3 5 (8.20%) Support Engineer
3 5 (8.20%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (8.20%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) Test Specialist
5 3 (4.92%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (4.92%) CRM Developer
5 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (4.92%) Lync Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) XML
2 9 (14.75%) HTML
3 8 (13.11%) .NET
4 7 (11.48%) CSS
5 6 (9.84%) Ajax
5 6 (9.84%) RESTful
5 6 (9.84%) SOAP
6 5 (8.20%) MFC
6 5 (8.20%) WCF
6 5 (8.20%) XML Messaging
7 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
7 3 (4.92%) JSF
7 3 (4.92%) JSP
7 3 (4.92%) Servlets
7 3 (4.92%) Spring
7 3 (4.92%) Swing
7 3 (4.92%) Web Services
7 3 (4.92%) XHTML
7 3 (4.92%) XSL
7 3 (4.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) SWIFT
2 5 (8.20%) Client/Server
2 5 (8.20%) Replication
3 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.92%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.92%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.28%) RIA
5 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (62.30%) Linux
2 12 (19.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (14.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (13.11%) AIX
5 8 (13.11%) Windows 7
6 7 (11.48%) Windows 10
7 4 (6.56%) Unix
8 3 (4.92%) Android
8 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (14.75%) Scrum
3 8 (13.11%) MVC
3 8 (13.11%) SDLC
3 8 (13.11%) Validation
4 7 (11.48%) ITIL
4 7 (11.48%) Workflow
5 6 (9.84%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (9.84%) Server Virtualisation
5 6 (9.84%) Service Management
6 5 (8.20%) Code Coverage
6 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
6 5 (8.20%) Data Transformation
6 5 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (6.56%) Migration
7 4 (6.56%) Project Management
7 4 (6.56%) UML
8 3 (4.92%) Direct Marketing
8 3 (4.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) SQL
2 9 (14.75%) C#
2 9 (14.75%) C++
2 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.11%) Java
4 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.92%) Python
5 3 (4.92%) Tcl
6 1 (1.64%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (36.07%) Security Cleared
2 18 (29.51%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) Degree
3 3 (4.92%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (18.03%) Active Directory
3 10 (16.39%) vSphere
4 8 (13.11%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (13.11%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (9.84%) NFS
5 6 (9.84%) Samba
5 6 (9.84%) VMware Server
6 4 (6.56%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (4.92%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
8 2 (3.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (3.28%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) SCCM
2 3 (4.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (4.92%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (3.28%) SCOM
4 1 (1.64%) DameWare
4 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.64%) Puppet
4 1 (1.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (49.18%) VMware
2 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
3 13 (21.31%) Citrix
4 10 (16.39%) HP
5 8 (13.11%) Telerik
6 6 (9.84%) CA
6 6 (9.84%) NETGEAR
7 5 (8.20%) IBM
7 5 (8.20%) Red Hat
8 4 (6.56%) Cisco
9 3 (4.92%) Adobe
9 3 (4.92%) Oracle
10 2 (3.28%) Dell
10 2 (3.28%) Veritas
11 1 (1.64%) BMC
11 1 (1.64%) Intel
11 1 (1.64%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.64%) Remedy
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