Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 7 6
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 29 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 12.39% 13.13% 18.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.31% 56.52% 52.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 19
Farnborough median daily rate £250 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £130 £184 £279
90th Percentile £484 £418 £515
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% -0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Farnborough median hourly rate £22.20 £13.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.73% -52.73% +96.43%
10th Percentile £18.37 £11.80 £26.25
90th Percentile £43.65 £17.10 £28.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.81 £37.50
% change year-on-year +44.88% -63.19% +138.10%

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 64 23 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 27.35% 23.23% 35.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 7 32
Farnborough median daily rate £425 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -16.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £150 £191 £323
90th Percentile £527 £438 £515
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Farnborough median hourly rate £22.20 £13.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.73% -52.73% +64.18%
10th Percentile £18.37 £11.80 £26.25
90th Percentile £43.65 £17.10 £28.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £21.60 £14.40 £37.50
% change year-on-year +49.98% -61.60% +114.29%

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 16 August 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 16 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 (37.93%) Active Directory
2 10 (34.48%) Linux
3 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
3 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
3 9 (31.03%) Windows 10
4 8 (27.59%) Solaris
5 6 (20.69%) IBM
5 6 (20.69%) McAfee
5 6 (20.69%) AIX
5 6 (20.69%) Protective Monitoring
5 6 (20.69%) Palo Alto
5 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
5 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
5 6 (20.69%) ArcSight
6 5 (17.24%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Firewall
7 4 (13.79%) Unix
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (13.79%) Security Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
8 3 (10.34%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (10.34%) NAS
8 3 (10.34%) Oracle
8 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
8 3 (10.34%) SAN
8 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
9 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
9 2 (6.90%) Migration
9 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management

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 (3.45%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.45%) GemFire
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.45%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) NAS
2 3 (10.34%) SAN
3 2 (6.90%) DMZ
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) Skype
4 1 (3.45%) SSL
4 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) DB2
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Desktop Support
2 6 (20.69%) Test Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Rollout Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Deployment Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Deskside Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support
5 2 (6.90%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Security Test Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Test Manager
6 1 (3.45%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Life Science
2 1 (3.45%) RIA
2 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Windows 10
3 8 (27.59%) Solaris
4 6 (20.69%) AIX
4 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
5 4 (13.79%) Unix
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Protective Monitoring
1 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
2 5 (17.24%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (13.79%) Security Testing
3 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
4 3 (10.34%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.90%) Defect Management
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.45%) Application Rationalisation
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.45%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (3.45%) Server Management
6 1 (3.45%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Groovy
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
1 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) MCP
2 1 (3.45%) MCSA
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) RHCE
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Ansible
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) ArcSight
2 6 (20.69%) IBM
2 6 (20.69%) McAfee
2 6 (20.69%) Palo Alto
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) Altiris
4 1 (3.45%) Apple
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) F5
4 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.45%) Remedy
4 1 (3.45%) Symantec
4 1 (3.45%) VMware