The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 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 / Basingstoke
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 6 2
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4  
Contract jobs citing Windows 32 51 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 11.51% 15.55% 19.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.11% 58.62% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 12
Median daily rate £325 £306 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% -0.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £175 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year - +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 1
Median hourly rate £11.38 £13.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.27% -21.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.26 £15.00
% change year-on-year -1.67% +1.70%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 45 87 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 16.19% 26.52% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 19
Median daily rate £375 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +12.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £175 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 1
Median hourly rate £11.25 £16.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.76% -7.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year -8.82% +7.25%  

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing Windows as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Basingstoke

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Basingstoke

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Basingstoke

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Windows.

1 28 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 22 (35.48%) Linux
3 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
4 18 (29.03%) Security Cleared
5 15 (24.19%) ITIL
6 13 (20.97%) CSS
6 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
6 13 (20.97%) Windows Server
7 12 (19.35%) jQuery
7 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
7 12 (19.35%) HTML
7 12 (19.35%) SOAP
7 12 (19.35%) Web Services
7 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
7 12 (19.35%) WAN
7 12 (19.35%) VMware
7 12 (19.35%) Ajax
8 11 (17.74%) AngularJS
8 11 (17.74%) Front End Development
9 10 (16.13%) SCCM
9 10 (16.13%) Unix
9 10 (16.13%) Java
10 9 (14.52%) MySQL
10 9 (14.52%) Cisco
10 9 (14.52%) Wireless
10 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (14.52%) Windows 7
10 9 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (12.90%) SC Cleared
11 8 (12.90%) HP

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 2 (3.23%) Apache Solr
1 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.61%) Apache
2 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.35%) WAN
2 9 (14.52%) Wireless
3 8 (12.90%) LAN
3 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
4 7 (11.29%) SAN
5 6 (9.68%) IP Telephony
6 4 (6.45%) WLAN
7 3 (4.84%) DNS
8 2 (3.23%) ATM
8 2 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (3.23%) Frame Relay
9 1 (1.61%) DHCP
9 1 (1.61%) LDAP
9 1 (1.61%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.61%) Skype
9 1 (1.61%) SNMP
9 1 (1.61%) VPN
9 1 (1.61%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) MySQL
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.84%) Subversion
3 2 (3.23%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (3.23%) Games
2 1 (1.61%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Developer
2 11 (17.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (14.52%) Architect
4 7 (11.29%) Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Angular Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) IT Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) IT Support
6 4 (6.45%) Mobile Specialist
6 4 (6.45%) PC Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) PC Rollout Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Rollout Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Service Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Designer
7 3 (4.84%) IT Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.23%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Active Directory Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.97%) CSS
2 12 (19.35%) Ajax
2 12 (19.35%) HTML
2 12 (19.35%) jQuery
2 12 (19.35%) SOAP
2 12 (19.35%) Web Services
3 11 (17.74%) AngularJS
4 5 (8.06%) Angular 2
5 4 (6.45%) Middleware
6 2 (3.23%) REST
7 1 (1.61%) .NET
7 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.61%) CSS3
7 1 (1.61%) LAMP
7 1 (1.61%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.68%) PKI
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.45%) CESG
3 4 (6.45%) iPhone
3 4 (6.45%) Smartcard
4 2 (3.23%) Replication
5 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.61%) iPad
5 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.61%) User Experience
5 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (35.48%) Linux
2 13 (20.97%) Windows Server
3 10 (16.13%) Unix
4 9 (14.52%) Windows 7
4 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.06%) Windows 10
7 4 (6.45%) Android
7 4 (6.45%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.84%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (4.84%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.19%) ITIL
2 11 (17.74%) Front End Development
3 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
4 4 (6.45%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (6.45%) ITSM
4 4 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (6.45%) Open Source
4 4 (6.45%) Service Management
4 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (6.45%) Web Development
5 3 (4.84%) Data Protection
5 3 (4.84%) Email Management
5 3 (4.84%) Migration
6 2 (3.23%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.23%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.23%) ETL
6 2 (3.23%) Network Design
6 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.23%) SOA
6 2 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) JavaScript
2 10 (16.13%) Java
3 5 (8.06%) PowerShell
4 4 (6.45%) VBScript
5 3 (4.84%) SQL
6 2 (3.23%) VB
7 1 (1.61%) C#
7 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (29.03%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.06%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.68%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (3.23%) Docker
4 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.61%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.61%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.61%) vSphere
5 1 (1.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) SCCM
2 5 (8.06%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (6.45%) AirWatch
4 2 (3.23%) Nagios
4 2 (3.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (3.23%) Opsview
4 2 (3.23%) QRadar
4 2 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.23%) WSUS
5 1 (1.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.61%) SCOM
5 1 (1.61%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.61%) WMI
Vendors
1 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.35%) VMware
3 9 (14.52%) Cisco
4 8 (12.90%) HP
5 5 (8.06%) Intel Security
5 5 (8.06%) Oracle
5 5 (8.06%) Remedy
6 4 (6.45%) BMC
7 2 (3.23%) Altiris
7 2 (3.23%) ArcSight
7 2 (3.23%) Brocade
7 2 (3.23%) F5
7 2 (3.23%) IBM
7 2 (3.23%) Informatica
7 2 (3.23%) Juniper
7 2 (3.23%) Splunk
8 1 (1.61%) Avaya
8 1 (1.61%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (1.61%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.61%) Zend
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