Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 5 29
Rank change year-on-year -6 +24 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows 12 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 21.05% 25.00% 8.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.71% 92.31% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 6
Andover median daily rate £408 £375 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.67% +9.49% -15.69%
10th Percentile £344 £258 £106
90th Percentile £498 £388 £419
Hampshire median daily rate £409 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +9.00% +4.17% +6.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £15.51 £14.83 £14.00
% change year-on-year +4.59% +5.93% -12.50%

Windows 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 14 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 24.56% 27.08% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 9
Andover median daily rate £408 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.67% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £344 £258 £107
90th Percentile £500 £388 £466
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Andover median hourly rate - - £22.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year - +35.59% -15.71%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Andover

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Andover

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Andover

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Andover over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Andover

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Andover

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Andover

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 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.

1 10 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (41.67%) IIS
5 4 (33.33%) Apache
5 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Juniper
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (33.33%) Postfix
5 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 4 (33.33%) Dovecot
5 4 (33.33%) F5
5 4 (33.33%) HAProxy
6 3 (25.00%) Public Cloud
6 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing

Windows
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) IIS
2 4 (33.33%) Apache
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) PuTTY
2 2 (16.67%) WinSCP
3 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 3 (25.00%) Selenium
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
4 2 (16.67%) Toad
5 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (8.33%) Durandal
3 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) Kendo UI
3 1 (8.33%) OAuth
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) SignalR
3 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (16.67%) API Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
2 2 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Web Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) BDD
3 1 (8.33%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) F#
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
3 1 (8.33%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) Dovecot
1 4 (33.33%) Postfix
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HAProxy
2 2 (16.67%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) F5
2 4 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Software AG
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) webMethods
4 1 (8.33%) DevExpress
4 1 (8.33%) Infragistics