Period
to 21 February 2019

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 February 2019 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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 10 5
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 41 20 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 18.22% 12.35% 15.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.12% 40.82% 74.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 7 8
Farnborough median daily rate £413 £225 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +83.33% -37.50% -10.00%
10th Percentile £189 £157 £135
90th Percentile £478 £615 £468
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 9
Farnborough median hourly rate £18.00 £25.12 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.34% +93.23% -35.00%
10th Percentile £11.93 £17.73 £11.00
90th Percentile £25.88 £37.50 £15.90
Hampshire median hourly rate £15.00 £17.06 £15.00
% change year-on-year -12.06% +13.72% -3.23%

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 66 49 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 29.33% 30.25% 20.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 21 12
Farnborough median daily rate £450 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.59% -5.95%
10th Percentile £189 £208 £150
90th Percentile £563 £575 £528
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 9
Farnborough median hourly rate £18.00 £25.12 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.34% +93.23% -35.00%
10th Percentile £11.93 £17.73 £11.00
90th Percentile £25.88 £37.50 £15.90
Hampshire median hourly rate £16.77 £19.88 £15.00
% change year-on-year -15.62% +32.50% -8.26%

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 February 2019.

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 February 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
2 21 (51.22%) Active Directory
3 18 (43.90%) Linux
3 18 (43.90%) Windows Server
4 16 (39.02%) Management Information System
4 16 (39.02%) VMware
5 15 (36.59%) Degree
5 15 (36.59%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (36.59%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (31.71%) SCCM
6 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (29.27%) Hyper-V
7 12 (29.27%) Incident Management
7 12 (29.27%) Citrix
7 12 (29.27%) IIS
8 11 (26.83%) SCOM
8 11 (26.83%) Veeam
8 11 (26.83%) Splunk
8 11 (26.83%) Visualisation
8 11 (26.83%) vSphere
8 11 (26.83%) SIEM
8 11 (26.83%) Infrastructure Management
8 11 (26.83%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 10 (24.39%) Performance Analysis
9 10 (24.39%) Application Performance Management
9 10 (24.39%) Performance Management
10 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
10 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
10 9 (21.95%) ITIL
11 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Office

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 12 (29.27%) IIS
2 5 (12.20%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Firewall
1 2 (4.88%) Network Security
1 2 (4.88%) VPN
1 2 (4.88%) Wireless
2 1 (2.44%) BGP
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.44%) DHCP
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
2 1 (2.44%) HSRP
2 1 (2.44%) OSPF
2 1 (2.44%) SMTP
2 1 (2.44%) SNMP
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) VLAN
2 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) InstallShield
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.44%) MSI
1 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (4.88%) Military
1 2 (4.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Administrator
2 10 (24.39%) Splunk Administrator
3 7 (17.07%) Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) BizTalk Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) IT Support
5 4 (9.76%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) IT Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) C++ Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support
8 1 (2.44%) Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) .NET
1 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.76%) Web Services
2 4 (9.76%) WSDL
2 4 (9.76%) XML
3 2 (4.88%) DirectX
3 2 (4.88%) Middleware
3 2 (4.88%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Management Information System
2 15 (36.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (14.63%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.88%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.44%) iPhone
5 1 (2.44%) Replication
5 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Linux
1 18 (43.90%) Windows Server
2 6 (14.63%) Windows 10
3 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (29.27%) Incident Management
3 11 (26.83%) Infrastructure Management
3 11 (26.83%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 11 (26.83%) SIEM
3 11 (26.83%) Visualisation
4 10 (24.39%) Application Performance Management
4 10 (24.39%) Performance Analysis
4 10 (24.39%) Performance Management
5 9 (21.95%) ITIL
6 5 (12.20%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
7 4 (9.76%) Migration
7 4 (9.76%) SDLC
7 4 (9.76%) Service Management
7 4 (9.76%) TOGAF
8 3 (7.32%) Data Management
8 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.88%) Physics
9 2 (4.88%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) C++
2 1 (2.44%) Java
2 1 (2.44%) Python
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) Degree
2 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
2 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) A+ Certification
4 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 21 (51.22%) Active Directory
2 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (29.27%) Hyper-V
4 11 (26.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (31.71%) SCCM
2 11 (26.83%) SCOM
3 1 (2.44%) Nagios
3 1 (2.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
2 16 (39.02%) VMware
3 12 (29.27%) Citrix
4 11 (26.83%) Splunk
4 11 (26.83%) Veeam
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco
6 1 (2.44%) Juniper
6 1 (2.44%) Okta
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle
6 1 (2.44%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.44%) Symantec