Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for Windows Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows Server
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 20 25
Rank change year-on-year +10 +5 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows Server 20 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 30.77% 8.51% 5.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 74.07% 44.44% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 1
Andover median daily rate £356 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.62% -23.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £323 £286 £388
90th Percentile £383 £411 £463
Hampshire median daily rate £378 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +14.47% -5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.42 £14.00 £47.83
% change year-on-year +203.00% -70.73% +151.74%

Windows Server is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Andover
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 27 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 41.54% 19.15% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 10
Andover median daily rate £381 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.76% +13.79% -9.38%
10th Percentile £324 £316 £309
90th Percentile £438 £683 £440
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +50.00% -60.00% +121.73%

Windows Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

Job postings citing Windows Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Andover.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server in Andover

Windows Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows Server in Andover.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server in Andover

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Andover region with a requirement for Windows Server.

1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 20 (100.00%) Web Services
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
1 20 (100.00%) HP
1 20 (100.00%) Software AG
1 20 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 20 (100.00%) webMethods
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 20 (100.00%) Selenium
1 20 (100.00%) F#
1 20 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 20 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 20 (100.00%) API Testing
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 19 (95.00%) Test Automation
3 18 (90.00%) TestNG
3 18 (90.00%) Ant
3 18 (90.00%) Java
3 18 (90.00%) Eclipse
4 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (85.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 17 (85.00%) Red Hat
4 17 (85.00%) VMware
4 17 (85.00%) Security Cleared
4 17 (85.00%) Oracle Database
4 17 (85.00%) PuTTY

Windows Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover 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:

Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) PuTTY
1 17 (85.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 17 (85.00%) Oracle Database
2 17 (85.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 17 (85.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle APEX
1 20 (100.00%) Selenium
1 20 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 20 (100.00%) SpecFlow
2 18 (90.00%) Ant
2 18 (90.00%) Eclipse
2 18 (90.00%) TestNG
3 16 (80.00%) LoadRunner
4 13 (65.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (10.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Test Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Python Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) API Testing
2 19 (95.00%) Test Automation
3 17 (85.00%) System Integration Testing
4 16 (80.00%) DevOps
4 16 (80.00%) Performance Testing
4 16 (80.00%) Test Strategy
5 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (70.00%) Scrum
6 13 (65.00%) Defect Tracking
7 12 (60.00%) Kanban
8 9 (45.00%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (10.00%) BDD
9 2 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
9 2 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (10.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) F#
2 18 (90.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) SC Cleared
1 17 (85.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (75.00%) ISEB
2 15 (75.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 15 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (85.00%) HP ALM
2 2 (10.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) HP
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
1 20 (100.00%) Software AG
1 20 (100.00%) webMethods
2 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (85.00%) Red Hat
2 17 (85.00%) VMware