Period
to 22 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 21 28 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 13.04% 14.89% 19.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.00% 73.68% 45.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 21
Farnborough median daily rate £225 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.71% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £157 £135 £255
90th Percentile £615 £409 £525
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £373 £336
% change year-on-year +4.03% +10.78% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 4
Farnborough median hourly rate £22.81 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.46% -35.00% -10.11%
10th Percentile £18.55 £11.00 £13.83
90th Percentile £37.50 £15.90 £28.08
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.06 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +13.72% -3.23% -3.13%

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 50 38 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 31.06% 20.21% 43.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 56
Farnborough median daily rate £425 £390 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -7.14% +1.51%
10th Percentile £208 £138 £269
90th Percentile £575 £438 £513
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 4
Farnborough median hourly rate £22.81 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.46% -35.00% -38.46%
10th Percentile £18.55 £11.00 £13.83
90th Percentile £37.50 £15.90 £28.08
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.88 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +32.50% -6.25% -8.57%

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 22 February 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 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 15 (71.43%) Windows 10
2 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
4 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
5 7 (33.33%) Office 365
6 6 (28.57%) Software Licensing
6 6 (28.57%) ITIL
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
7 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
8 4 (19.05%) Software Deployment
8 4 (19.05%) Software License Management
8 4 (19.05%) IT Asset Management
8 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
8 4 (19.05%) Service Management
8 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
8 4 (19.05%) Altiris
8 4 (19.05%) Symantec
8 4 (19.05%) A+ Certification
8 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
9 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
9 3 (14.29%) MCSA
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
10 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
10 2 (9.52%) Change Management
10 2 (9.52%) Migration

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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DHCP
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Skype
2 1 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) PowerCenter
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) IT Support
2 3 (14.29%) Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) IT Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Junior
4 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Build Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows 10
2 14 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
4 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
4 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
1 6 (28.57%) Software Licensing
2 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
2 4 (19.05%) IT Asset Management
2 4 (19.05%) Service Management
2 4 (19.05%) Software Deployment
2 4 (19.05%) Software License Management
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) Release Management
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (4.76%) System Testing
4 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Validation
4 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) A+ Certification
4 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) MCSA
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.76%) GDPR
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Altiris
2 4 (19.05%) Symantec
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Informatica
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle