Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 6 4
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 22 15 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 10.58% 13.04% 19.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.89% 62.50% 59.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 16
Farnborough median daily rate £325 £210 £427
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.76% -50.82% +15.41%
10th Percentile £129 £171 £136
90th Percentile £512 £388 £526
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +6.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Farnborough median hourly rate £38.10 £30.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.89% +136.54% -13.33%
10th Percentile £23.86 £15.43 £11.40
90th Percentile £52.77 £37.50 £13.80
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.97 £18.00
% change year-on-year +9.61% -11.31% +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 Farnborough with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Farnborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 38 24 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 18.27% 20.87% 33.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 25
Farnborough median daily rate £365 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% -16.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £134 £171 £214
90th Percentile £536 £449 £560
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Farnborough median hourly rate £38.10 £30.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.89% +136.54% -24.64%
10th Percentile £23.86 £15.43 £11.40
90th Percentile £52.77 £37.50 £13.80
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.25 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% +2.86%

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 22 October 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 22 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) Linux
3 8 (36.36%) Solaris
4 6 (27.27%) AIX
4 6 (27.27%) IBM
4 6 (27.27%) McAfee
4 6 (27.27%) ArcSight
4 6 (27.27%) Protective Monitoring
4 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 6 (27.27%) Palo Alto
5 5 (22.73%) Windows 10
5 5 (22.73%) Firewall
5 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Security Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Unix
6 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
7 3 (13.64%) NAS
7 3 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.64%) SAN
7 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
7 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
8 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
8 2 (9.09%) DMZ
8 2 (9.09%) DNS

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 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (4.55%) GemFire
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.55%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) NAS
2 3 (13.64%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) DMZ
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) SSL
4 1 (4.55%) VoIP
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Test Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Desktop Support
2 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Deskside Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Security Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Security Test Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) Life Science
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Solaris
3 6 (27.27%) AIX
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 10
5 4 (18.18%) Unix
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Protective Monitoring
1 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
2 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Security Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 3 (13.64%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.09%) Defect Management
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.55%) Server Management
6 1 (4.55%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) ArcSight
1 6 (27.27%) IBM
1 6 (27.27%) McAfee
1 6 (27.27%) Palo Alto
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Apple
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) F5
3 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.55%) Remedy
3 1 (4.55%) VMware