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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 3 12 1
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Contract jobs citing Windows 37 14 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 26.24% 10.14% 24.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.72% 34.15% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 12
Median daily rate £469 £264 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.72% -24.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £184 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £288 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 5
Median hourly rate £37.00 £11.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.73% -30.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.55 £11.50 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.65 £17.20 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%

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 41 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 33.33% 29.71% 39.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 25
Median daily rate £450 £306 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.93% -14.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £380 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Median hourly rate £31.00 £11.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.56% -28.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £15.25 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 22 January 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 22 January 2017.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 40 (61.54%) Linux
2 34 (52.31%) VMware
3 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 21 (32.31%) Security Cleared
5 20 (30.77%) SQL
6 19 (29.23%) SC Cleared
7 16 (24.62%) Active Directory
7 16 (24.62%) Windows Server
8 14 (21.54%) Citrix
8 14 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 12 (18.46%) XML
11 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (15.38%) IaaS
12 10 (15.38%) vSphere
12 10 (15.38%) PaaS
12 10 (15.38%) C++
12 10 (15.38%) HP
12 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
13 9 (13.85%) LDAP
13 9 (13.85%) Java
13 9 (13.85%) MySQL
13 9 (13.85%) Finance
13 9 (13.85%) Validation
13 9 (13.85%) Windows 7
13 9 (13.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (13.85%) Windows 10
14 8 (12.31%) VMware ESXi

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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.62%) GlassFish
3 3 (4.62%) JBoss
3 3 (4.62%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) IaaS
1 10 (15.38%) PaaS
2 3 (4.62%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.08%) Office 365
4 1 (1.54%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) LDAP
2 8 (12.31%) LAN
3 6 (9.23%) Structured Cabling
4 5 (7.69%) PCoIP
5 3 (4.62%) SAN
5 3 (4.62%) SNMP
5 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.62%) WAN
6 2 (3.08%) DHCP
6 2 (3.08%) DNS
6 2 (3.08%) PBX
6 2 (3.08%) VoIP
6 2 (3.08%) VPN
7 1 (1.54%) Firewall
7 1 (1.54%) Skype
7 1 (1.54%) WebEx
7 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) MySQL
3 6 (9.23%) DB2
4 3 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Eclipse
2 7 (10.77%) Visual Studio
3 6 (9.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (7.69%) JIRA
5 3 (4.62%) AdminStudio
5 3 (4.62%) JUnit
5 3 (4.62%) MSI
5 3 (4.62%) NetBeans
5 3 (4.62%) Subversion
6 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.54%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.54%) git-flow
General
1 9 (13.85%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.62%) Marketing
3 2 (3.08%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (21.54%) Developer
2 9 (13.85%) Java Developer
3 7 (10.77%) Support Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Java Software Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Software Developer
5 5 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Administrator
5 5 (7.69%) C++ Developer
5 5 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
5 5 (7.69%) C++/Java Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Consultant
5 5 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Test Specialist
7 3 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.62%) Applications Packager
7 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (4.62%) Lync Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) XML
2 7 (10.77%) .NET
2 7 (10.77%) HTML
3 6 (9.23%) CSS
3 6 (9.23%) MFC
3 6 (9.23%) RESTful
3 6 (9.23%) SOAP
3 6 (9.23%) XML Messaging
4 5 (7.69%) WCF
5 4 (6.15%) Ajax
6 3 (4.62%) Hibernate
6 3 (4.62%) HTML5
6 3 (4.62%) JavaFX
6 3 (4.62%) JPA
6 3 (4.62%) jQuery
6 3 (4.62%) JSF
6 3 (4.62%) PrimeFaces
6 3 (4.62%) Spring
6 3 (4.62%) XSL
6 3 (4.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Client/Server
1 6 (9.23%) Replication
1 6 (9.23%) SWIFT
2 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.62%) Fat Client
2 3 (4.62%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.08%) RIA
4 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (61.54%) Linux
2 16 (24.62%) Windows Server
3 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (13.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (13.85%) Windows 10
5 9 (13.85%) Windows 7
6 8 (12.31%) AIX
7 4 (6.15%) Android
7 4 (6.15%) Unix
8 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.85%) Validation
3 8 (12.31%) Scrum
3 8 (12.31%) SDLC
4 7 (10.77%) ITIL
4 7 (10.77%) MVC
4 7 (10.77%) Server Virtualisation
4 7 (10.77%) Workflow
5 6 (9.23%) Code Coverage
5 6 (9.23%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (9.23%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (9.23%) Service Management
6 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 5 (7.69%) Data Transformation
7 4 (6.15%) Migration
7 4 (6.15%) Project Management
7 4 (6.15%) UML
8 3 (4.62%) Compatibility Testing
8 3 (4.62%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.77%) SQL
2 10 (15.38%) C++
3 9 (13.85%) Java
4 7 (10.77%) C#
4 7 (10.77%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.62%) Python
5 3 (4.62%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 21 (32.31%) Security Cleared
2 19 (29.23%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) Degree
3 3 (4.62%) MCSE
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.54%) CCNA
5 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.54%) MCITP
5 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (24.62%) Active Directory
2 14 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (15.38%) vSphere
4 8 (12.31%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (12.31%) VMware Workstation
5 7 (10.77%) VMware Server
6 6 (9.23%) NFS
6 6 (9.23%) Samba
7 4 (6.15%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (4.62%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
9 2 (3.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (3.08%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (1.54%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) SCCM
2 4 (6.15%) SCOM
3 3 (4.62%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (4.62%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.08%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.54%) DameWare
5 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.54%) Puppet
5 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.54%) Terraform
5 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (52.31%) VMware
2 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 14 (21.54%) Citrix
4 10 (15.38%) HP
5 6 (9.23%) CA
5 6 (9.23%) NETGEAR
5 6 (9.23%) Telerik
6 5 (7.69%) Cisco
6 5 (7.69%) IBM
6 5 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.62%) Adobe
7 3 (4.62%) Oracle
8 2 (3.08%) Dell
8 2 (3.08%) Veritas
9 1 (1.54%) Apple
9 1 (1.54%) BMC
9 1 (1.54%) Intel
9 1 (1.54%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.54%) Remedy
9 1 (1.54%) Veeam
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