The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 10 9 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows 12 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 11.54% 14.56% 26.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.15% 50.00% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 9
Median daily rate £465 £375 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £310 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Median hourly rate £11.25 £11.75 £10.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.95%
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 Winchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26 46 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 25.00% 29.11% 30.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 34 10
Median daily rate £400 £380 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £310 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Median hourly rate £11.25 £11.75 £8.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% +35.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Winchester region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows across the Winchester region.

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Winchester region.

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 4 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 Winchester region with a requirement for Windows.

1 16 (57.14%) Linux
2 12 (42.86%) SQL
3 11 (39.29%) VMware
4 8 (28.57%) .NET
4 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 7 (25.00%) Perl
5 7 (25.00%) C#
5 7 (25.00%) CSS
5 7 (25.00%) XML
5 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
6 6 (21.43%) WCF
6 6 (21.43%) LINQ
6 6 (21.43%) jQuery
6 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 6 (21.43%) OOP
6 6 (21.43%) N-Tier
6 6 (21.43%) HTML
6 6 (21.43%) Java
6 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
6 6 (21.43%) Puppet
6 6 (21.43%) LINQ to SQL
6 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester 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 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) IaaS
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Wireless
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) NetScaler
3 2 (7.14%) VLAN
3 2 (7.14%) ZigBee
4 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.57%) IPv6
4 1 (3.57%) LDAP
4 1 (3.57%) NAS
4 1 (3.57%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (3.57%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) SNMP
4 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) DB2
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.57%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) HP UFT
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (7.14%) JMeter
2 2 (7.14%) LabVIEW
2 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) DevOps Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Tester
6 1 (3.57%) PC Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) .NET
2 7 (25.00%) CSS
2 7 (25.00%) XML
3 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 6 (21.43%) HTML
3 6 (21.43%) jQuery
3 6 (21.43%) LINQ
3 6 (21.43%) LINQ to SQL
3 6 (21.43%) WCF
4 5 (17.86%) Ajax
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (17.86%) Spring
5 3 (10.71%) Middleware
6 2 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (3.57%) LAMP
7 1 (3.57%) XSL
7 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) N-Tier
2 4 (14.29%) Smart Meter
3 2 (7.14%) Biometrics
3 2 (7.14%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (17.86%) Unix
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.71%) AIX
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) DevOps
1 6 (21.43%) OOP
2 5 (17.86%) MVC
3 4 (14.29%) OWASP
3 4 (14.29%) Secure Coding
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) Case Management
4 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.71%) Release Management
4 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
4 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.14%) Defect Management
5 2 (7.14%) Load Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Requirements Management
5 2 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) C#
2 7 (25.00%) Perl
3 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 6 (21.43%) Java
3 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
4 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (3.57%) CCNA
4 1 (3.57%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) MCSD
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.71%) XenServer
3 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (21.43%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) QRadar
3 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) VMware
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) Citrix
3 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.71%) Avaya
4 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco
4 3 (10.71%) Dell
4 3 (10.71%) Extreme Networks
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (3.57%) Northgate
5 1 (3.57%) SAP
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