Period
to 21 May 2018

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 21 May 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 > Farnborough
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 11 4
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 25 15 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 11.01% 9.80% 27.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.23% 60.00% 58.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 24
Farnborough median daily rate £180 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.57% -12.50% -3.03%
10th Percentile £127 £188 £325
90th Percentile £508 £419 £518
Hampshire median daily rate £401 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.80% +7.14% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 2
Farnborough median hourly rate £20.25 £14.00 £20.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.64% -31.42% +45.82%
10th Percentile £15.56 £12.00 £14.62
90th Percentile £25.91 £17.00 £27.21
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.40 £18.50
% change year-on-year +38.89% -22.16% +27.59%

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 69 25 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 30.40% 16.34% 47.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 7 44
Farnborough median daily rate £425 £390 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -12.36% +13.02%
10th Percentile £150 £213 £316
90th Percentile £534 £415 £538
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £401 £370
% change year-on-year +6.12% +8.24% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 2
Farnborough median hourly rate £20.25 £14.00 £20.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.64% -31.42% +21.88%
10th Percentile £15.56 £12.00 £14.62
90th Percentile £25.91 £17.00 £27.21
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.25 £15.00 £19.88
% change year-on-year +35.00% -24.53% +13.57%

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 21 May 2018.

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

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Farnborough

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Farnborough over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Windows.

1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (52.00%) Windows 10
2 11 (44.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) Office 365
6 4 (16.00%) Software Deployment
6 4 (16.00%) IT Asset Management
6 4 (16.00%) Asset Management
6 4 (16.00%) Altiris
6 4 (16.00%) Symantec
6 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (12.00%) DHCP
7 3 (12.00%) DNS
7 3 (12.00%) Finance
7 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
8 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (8.00%) RIA
8 2 (8.00%) SCCM
8 2 (8.00%) Migration
8 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.00%) Change Management
8 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (8.00%) ITIL
8 2 (8.00%) Skype

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 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) DHCP
1 3 (12.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) Skype
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) SMS
3 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) PowerCenter
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Desktop Support
2 5 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Rollout Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) IT Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) IT Support
3 4 (16.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Programme Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Deployment Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Deskside Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Build Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Director
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Technician
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) RIA
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows 10
2 11 (44.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (16.00%) IT Asset Management
1 4 (16.00%) Software Deployment
2 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.00%) Change Management
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Software Licensing
3 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.00%) Application Rationalisation
4 1 (4.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Release Management
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Service Management
4 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) MCP
2 1 (4.00%) MCSA
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) RHCE
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.00%) GDPR
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Altiris
2 4 (16.00%) Symantec
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) Informatica
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) VMware