Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 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 24 November 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 > Farnborough
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 14 31 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 11.67% 20.39% 17.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.85% 65.96% 46.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 16
Farnborough median daily rate £210 £429 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.05% +4.00% +34.69%
10th Percentile £171 £133 £209
90th Percentile £388 £533 £513
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 5
Farnborough median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.23% -13.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £27.10 £11.00 £12.70
90th Percentile £37.50 £14.53 £46.60
Hampshire median hourly rate £16.27 £14.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year +14.16% -10.94% +6.67%

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 Farnborough with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Farnborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 27 47 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 22.50% 30.92% 38.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 48
Farnborough median daily rate £375 £450 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +10.77% +9.80%
10th Percentile £172 £140 £297
90th Percentile £445 £545 £490
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year +1.97% +4.83% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 5
Farnborough median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.23% -13.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £27.10 £11.00 £12.70
90th Percentile £37.50 £14.53 £46.60
Hampshire median hourly rate £21.63 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +44.20% -14.29% +9.38%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Farnborough

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Farnborough

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Farnborough over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Farnborough

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Windows.

1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
2 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) Windows 10
3 7 (50.00%) Office 365
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (42.86%) A+ Certification
4 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 6 (42.86%) Software License Management
4 6 (42.86%) Software Licensing
4 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
4 6 (42.86%) Service Management
4 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (21.43%) MCSA
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) WinForms
7 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 2 (14.29%) .NET
7 2 (14.29%) C#
7 2 (14.29%) Intranet
7 2 (14.29%) Internet
7 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 2 (14.29%) Firewall
7 2 (14.29%) Customer-Centricity

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Service Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) IT Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Site Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) WinForms
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.14%) Classic ASP
2 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows 10
1 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
2 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
2 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Service Management
2 6 (42.86%) Software License Management
2 6 (42.86%) Software Licensing
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Customer-Centricity
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) A+ Certification
2 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) MCSA
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Xamarin