Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Windows 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 7 over the 6 months to 19 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 7
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 72 94
Rank change year-on-year -34 +22 -51
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 74 97 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.98% 2.70% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.18% 10.78% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 51 40
Hampshire median daily rate £175 £158 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -41.12% -17.05%
10th Percentile £110 £110 £107
90th Percentile £404 £450 £365
South East median daily rate £225 £150 £200
% change year-on-year +50.00% -25.00% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 14
Hampshire median hourly rate £16.22 £13.81 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.46% +6.19% -7.14%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.00 £10.15
90th Percentile £21.00 £24.42 £15.78
South East median hourly rate £16.22 £14.68 £14.00
% change year-on-year +10.49% +4.82% -9.68%

Windows 7 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 Hampshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,031 900 1,227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 27.63% 25.04% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 526 775
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £206 £203 £263
90th Percentile £550 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 78 67
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.35 £14.70 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.02% -60.80% +120.59%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.40 £12.15
90th Percentile £46.98 £43.98 £52.68
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year +11.76% -6.85% +7.35%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Hampshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows 7 in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Hampshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Hampshire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Hampshire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 7 in Hampshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +31 22 £130 -3.52% 4
Southampton -23 14 £265 +107.84% 1
Portsmouth +3 13 £133 +21.15% 1
Farnborough -20 6 £133 -21.61%
Fareham +4 3 £422 +111.00% 1
Hook -4 3 £263 -41.67%
Havant -6 3 - -
Aldershot - 2 £388 -
Wallington 0 1 - -
Fleet -6 1 - -
Ringwood - 1 - - 2
Windows 7
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (66.22%) Active Directory
3 44 (59.46%) Windows 10
4 36 (48.65%) Microsoft
5 34 (45.95%) Microsoft Office
6 26 (35.14%) VMware
7 23 (31.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (29.73%) Security Cleared
9 20 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (27.03%) Citrix
10 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (21.62%) SCCM
11 16 (21.62%) SharePoint
11 16 (21.62%) MS Exchange
12 15 (20.27%) Windows Server
13 13 (17.57%) SC Cleared
14 12 (16.22%) DNS
14 12 (16.22%) DV Cleared
14 12 (16.22%) SCOM
15 11 (14.86%) Office 365
15 11 (14.86%) Unix
15 11 (14.86%) PKI
16 10 (13.51%) Oracle
16 10 (13.51%) DHCP
16 10 (13.51%) Skype for Business
16 10 (13.51%) vSphere
16 10 (13.51%) Skype
17 9 (12.16%) Solaris
17 9 (12.16%) SAN
17 9 (12.16%) McAfee

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 16 (21.62%) MS Exchange
1 16 (21.62%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.51%) Skype for Business
3 8 (10.81%) IIS
4 7 (9.46%) Apache
4 7 (9.46%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.35%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (45.95%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.35%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.86%) Office 365
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) DNS
2 10 (13.51%) DHCP
2 10 (13.51%) Skype
3 9 (12.16%) SAN
4 8 (10.81%) Internet
5 6 (8.11%) LAN
6 4 (5.41%) VoIP
7 2 (2.70%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.70%) VLAN
7 2 (2.70%) VPN
7 2 (2.70%) WAN
8 1 (1.35%) ADSL
8 1 (1.35%) Broadband
8 1 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.35%) Firewall
8 1 (1.35%) NAS
8 1 (1.35%) SSL
8 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.05%) MySQL
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MSI
1 1 (1.35%) Toad
General
1 3 (4.05%) Military
1 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.35%) Automotive
2 1 (1.35%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Local Government
2 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (21.62%) Analyst
2 14 (18.92%) IT Support
3 13 (17.57%) Desktop Support
4 8 (10.81%) IT Analyst
4 8 (10.81%) Support Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Wintel Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (8.11%) Integration Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) IT Technician
6 6 (8.11%) Service Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) IT Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Trainer
8 4 (5.41%) Active Directory Support
8 4 (5.41%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 4 (5.41%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) .NET
1 4 (5.41%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.35%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) PKI
2 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) iPad
3 3 (4.05%) iPhone
3 3 (4.05%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.70%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.35%) CESG
5 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.35%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.35%) RIA
5 1 (1.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (59.46%) Windows 10
3 23 (31.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (20.27%) Windows Server
6 11 (14.86%) Unix
7 9 (12.16%) Solaris
8 8 (10.81%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
9 3 (4.05%) Linux
9 3 (4.05%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (4.05%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.70%) AIX
10 2 (2.70%) CentOS
10 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.16%) Migration
2 8 (10.81%) Patch Management
3 7 (9.46%) ITIL
4 6 (8.11%) Incident Management
5 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (6.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (6.76%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.41%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.41%) Service Management
7 3 (4.05%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.05%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.05%) Demand Management
7 3 (4.05%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (4.05%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.05%) Open Source
7 3 (4.05%) Project Management
7 3 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.70%) Break/Fix
8 2 (2.70%) NsoIT
8 2 (2.70%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.81%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.11%) SQL
3 4 (5.41%) VB
4 3 (4.05%) VBScript
5 2 (2.70%) C
5 2 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (29.73%) Security Cleared
2 13 (17.57%) SC Cleared
3 12 (16.22%) DV Cleared
4 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (6.76%) MCSE
6 2 (2.70%) DBS Check
6 2 (2.70%) MCP
6 2 (2.70%) MCSA
7 1 (1.35%) CCNA
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.35%) MCTS
7 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.35%) RHCE
7 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) SLA
2 2 (2.70%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.35%) FIPS 140-2
3 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (66.22%) Active Directory
2 20 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (13.51%) vSphere
4 7 (9.46%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.05%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.35%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.35%) XenApp
6 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (21.62%) SCCM
2 12 (16.22%) SCOM
3 8 (10.81%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (10.81%) WSUS
4 4 (5.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (5.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (4.05%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.70%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.35%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 36 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 26 (35.14%) VMware
3 20 (27.03%) Citrix
4 10 (13.51%) Oracle
5 9 (12.16%) McAfee
6 7 (9.46%) Symantec
7 5 (6.76%) Apple
7 5 (6.76%) Cisco
7 5 (6.76%) HP
7 5 (6.76%) ServiceNow
8 4 (5.41%) Remedy
9 3 (4.05%) BMC
9 3 (4.05%) Dell
9 3 (4.05%) Xerox
10 2 (2.70%) Altiris
10 2 (2.70%) Infoblox
10 2 (2.70%) Meraki
10 2 (2.70%) TIBCO
11 1 (1.35%) NetApp
11 1 (1.35%) Sophos