The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 4 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 23 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 14.94% 32.14% 37.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.53% 81.82% 79.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 12
Average daily rate
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£330 £345 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £275 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £453 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 9
Average hourly rate £15.75 £8.74 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.20% -27.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.77 £8.68 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £10.59 £18.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
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
38 22 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 24.68% 39.29% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 18
Average daily rate £330 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £280 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £8.68 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+332.02% -27.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £8.68 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £10.08 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Windows Hourly Rate Histogram in Winchester

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 28 (47.46%) VMware
2 26 (44.07%) Linux
3 18 (30.51%) Migration
4 17 (28.81%) Active Directory
4 17 (28.81%) SAN
4 17 (28.81%) SC Cleared
4 17 (28.81%) Security Cleared
5 13 (22.03%) Veritas
5 13 (22.03%) AIX
5 13 (22.03%) Data Migration
6 12 (20.34%) Fibre Channel
6 12 (20.34%) Perl
6 12 (20.34%) SQL
6 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
7 11 (18.64%) Citrix
7 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (16.95%) vSphere
8 10 (16.95%) LAN
8 10 (16.95%) WAN
8 10 (16.95%) ITIL
8 10 (16.95%) Wireless
9 9 (15.25%) Oracle
9 9 (15.25%) UNIX
9 9 (15.25%) Data Centre
10 8 (13.56%) Private Cloud
10 8 (13.56%) XenApp
10 8 (13.56%) FCoE
10 8 (13.56%) iSCSI
10 8 (13.56%) SCCM
10 8 (13.56%) Software Testing

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 (5.08%) IIS
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.39%) Lync
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.69%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.69%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.08%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.81%) SAN
2 12 (20.34%) Fibre Channel
3 10 (16.95%) Wireless
3 10 (16.95%) LAN
3 10 (16.95%) WAN
4 8 (13.56%) iSCSI
4 8 (13.56%) FCoE
5 6 (10.17%) Firewall
6 3 (5.08%) Internet
7 2 (3.39%) VPN
7 2 (3.39%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.69%) NAS
8 1 (1.69%) DNS
8 1 (1.69%) DHCP
8 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.69%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Analyst
2 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (11.86%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (11.86%) Project Manager
3 7 (11.86%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (6.78%) Architect
5 4 (6.78%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (6.78%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.08%) Administrator
6 3 (5.08%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Technical Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Test Specialist
6 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) CSS
1 2 (3.39%) HTML
2 1 (1.69%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.69%) Web Services
2 1 (1.69%) Ajax
2 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.69%) jQuery
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Data Centre
2 8 (13.56%) Private Cloud
3 5 (8.47%) Clustering
4 4 (6.78%) HACMP
5 3 (5.08%) Device Driver
6 2 (3.39%) CMDB
7 1 (1.69%) Symmetrix DMX
7 1 (1.69%) User Experience
7 1 (1.69%) Replication
7 1 (1.69%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.69%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.69%) EMC Centera
7 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.07%) Linux
2 13 (22.03%) AIX
3 9 (15.25%) UNIX
4 7 (11.86%) Windows XP
5 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.47%) HPUX
6 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.78%) Solaris
7 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (6.78%) NetWare
8 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.39%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.69%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Migration
2 13 (22.03%) Data Migration
3 10 (16.95%) ITIL
4 8 (13.56%) Software Testing
5 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
6 6 (10.17%) Project Management
6 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.47%) TOGAF
7 5 (8.47%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.08%) OO
9 3 (5.08%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.08%) Performance Testing
9 3 (5.08%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.39%) System Testing
10 2 (3.39%) Web Development
10 2 (3.39%) Functional Testing
10 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (3.39%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) Perl
1 12 (20.34%) SQL
2 6 (10.17%) C
2 6 (10.17%) C++
2 6 (10.17%) Java
2 6 (10.17%) Shell Script
3 4 (6.78%) Korn
3 4 (6.78%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.69%) C#
6 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (28.81%) SC Cleared
1 17 (28.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) Degree
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (28.81%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (16.95%) vSphere
4 8 (13.56%) XenApp
5 6 (10.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (6.78%) GPFS
7 2 (3.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) SCCM
2 6 (10.17%) Tivoli
3 5 (8.47%) SCOM
4 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.69%) OpenView
Vendors
1 28 (47.46%) VMware
2 13 (22.03%) Veritas
3 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
4 11 (18.64%) Citrix
5 9 (15.25%) Oracle
6 7 (11.86%) IBM
7 6 (10.17%) AppSense
8 5 (8.47%) HP
8 5 (8.47%) EMC
9 4 (6.78%) Compaq
9 4 (6.78%) Hitachi
10 2 (3.39%) Cisco
10 2 (3.39%) Sophos
11 1 (1.69%) SAP
11 1 (1.69%) Adobe
11 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.69%) Proofpoint
11 1 (1.69%) 3PAR
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