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 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
South East / Hampshire
Rank 56 78 35
Rank change year-on-year +22 -43  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 61 48 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.28% 2.20% 5.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.58% 8.11% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 19 52
Median daily rate £244 £200 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.87% -33.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £106 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £328 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £215 £200
% change year-on-year -16.08% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 14
Median hourly rate £15.75 £15.25 £13.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.27% +12.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £13.75 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -6.66% +11.11%  

Windows 7 is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 485 592 748
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 26.05% 27.17% 34.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 381 364
Median daily rate £400 £360 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 33 52
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £13.75 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £43.85 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +13 9 £131 +0.96%
Hook +12 8 £315 +81.03% 2
Farnborough +3 6 £145 -58.57% 1
Portsmouth -7 5 £369 +309.72%
Havant - 5 £200 - 1
Basingstoke -5 4 £123 -62.30% 2
Fareham -5 4 £175 -12.50% 2
Eastleigh - 2 £126 -
Lyndhurst - 2 - -
Winchester +6 1 £150 -45.45%
Liss - 1 - -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 124 (100.00%) Windows
2 83 (66.94%) Active Directory
3 51 (41.13%) Microsoft
4 42 (33.87%) Windows Server
5 40 (32.26%) Security Cleared
6 39 (31.45%) PowerShell
7 34 (27.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (24.19%) SC Cleared
9 29 (23.39%) TCP/IP
10 28 (22.58%) VBScript
11 27 (21.77%) VMware
11 27 (21.77%) MS Office
12 25 (20.16%) ITIL
13 24 (19.35%) SCCM
13 24 (19.35%) Windows 10
14 23 (18.55%) Firewall
15 22 (17.74%) Cisco
15 22 (17.74%) Skype for Business
15 22 (17.74%) VMware Infrastructure
16 21 (16.94%) Skype
17 20 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
17 20 (16.13%) MS Exchange
18 19 (15.32%) XML
19 17 (13.71%) VoIP
19 17 (13.71%) Citrix
20 16 (12.90%) MCSA
20 16 (12.90%) MCITP
20 16 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
21 14 (11.29%) Windows 8
21 14 (11.29%) SQL Server

Windows 7
Top Related 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 22 (17.74%) Skype for Business
2 20 (16.13%) MS Exchange
3 16 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.65%) IIS
5 5 (4.03%) IBM Notes
6 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (21.77%) MS Office
2 13 (10.48%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) Office 365
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.81%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 29 (23.39%) TCP/IP
2 23 (18.55%) Firewall
3 21 (16.94%) Skype
4 17 (13.71%) VoIP
5 14 (11.29%) SAN
6 11 (8.87%) DNS
7 9 (7.26%) DHCP
8 6 (4.84%) VPN
9 5 (4.03%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (4.03%) LAN
9 5 (4.03%) SNMP
9 5 (4.03%) SSL
9 5 (4.03%) WAN
10 3 (2.42%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.61%) PBX
12 1 (0.81%) Cisco IPT
12 1 (0.81%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.81%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.81%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.42%) MySQL
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (6.45%) MSI
2 4 (3.23%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.81%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.81%) git-flow
3 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (3.23%) Finance
2 2 (1.61%) Advertising
2 2 (1.61%) Legal
3 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (22.58%) Support Engineer
2 23 (18.55%) Analyst
3 18 (14.52%) Wintel Engineer
4 17 (13.71%) Desktop Support
5 16 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (12.90%) Desktop Engineer
6 14 (11.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 14 (11.29%) IT Support
6 14 (11.29%) Service Analyst
7 12 (9.68%) Support Analyst
8 11 (8.87%) Service Desk Analyst
9 9 (7.26%) 1st Line Support
10 8 (6.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 8 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (6.45%) Applications Packager
10 8 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
11 7 (5.65%) Service Desk Support
12 6 (4.84%) IT Analyst
12 6 (4.84%) IT Support Analyst
13 5 (4.03%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.32%) XML
2 2 (1.61%) .NET
2 2 (1.61%) HTML
3 1 (0.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (4.84%) Fat Client
1 6 (4.84%) Thin Client
2 5 (4.03%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.23%) Device Driver
3 4 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.23%) iPad
4 3 (2.42%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.42%) Clustering
4 3 (2.42%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.61%) Replication
5 2 (1.61%) User Experience
6 1 (0.81%) iPhone
6 1 (0.81%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 124 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (33.87%) Windows Server
3 34 (27.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (19.35%) Windows 10
5 14 (11.29%) Windows 8
6 7 (5.65%) Windows XP
7 6 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.61%) Android
8 2 (1.61%) Solaris
9 1 (0.81%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.16%) ITIL
2 12 (9.68%) Validation
3 10 (8.06%) Migration
4 8 (6.45%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (4.03%) Mentoring
5 5 (4.03%) Software Delivery
5 5 (4.03%) Test Scripting
6 4 (3.23%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (3.23%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.23%) Integration Testing
6 4 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.42%) Change Control
7 3 (2.42%) Change Management
7 3 (2.42%) Data Migration
7 3 (2.42%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (2.42%) Open Source
7 3 (2.42%) Patch Management
7 3 (2.42%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.42%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (2.42%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (31.45%) PowerShell
2 28 (22.58%) VBScript
3 5 (4.03%) SQL
4 3 (2.42%) C#
5 2 (1.61%) C
5 2 (1.61%) C++
5 2 (1.61%) Java
5 2 (1.61%) VB
6 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 30 (24.19%) SC Cleared
3 20 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (12.90%) MCITP
4 16 (12.90%) MCSA
5 9 (7.26%) DV Cleared
6 6 (4.84%) Degree
7 2 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.61%) MCSE
8 1 (0.81%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.81%) CCNA
8 1 (0.81%) MCP
8 1 (0.81%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) SLA
System Software
1 83 (66.94%) Active Directory
2 22 (17.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.48%) VMware ESX
4 11 (8.87%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (6.45%) Firmware
6 7 (5.65%) XenApp
7 6 (4.84%) vSphere
8 3 (2.42%) BitLocker
8 3 (2.42%) ProxySG
8 3 (2.42%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.61%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.61%) Samba
10 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (19.35%) SCCM
2 13 (10.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (2.42%) EdgeSight
3 3 (2.42%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.42%) SafeCom
3 3 (2.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.61%) SCOM
4 2 (1.61%) Unicenter
4 2 (1.61%) WSUS
5 1 (0.81%) DameWare
Vendors
1 51 (41.13%) Microsoft
2 27 (21.77%) VMware
3 22 (17.74%) Cisco
4 17 (13.71%) Citrix
5 14 (11.29%) NetApp
6 12 (9.68%) HP
7 5 (4.03%) Lotus
7 5 (4.03%) ServiceNow
8 4 (3.23%) Remedy
9 3 (2.42%) Blue Coat
9 3 (2.42%) Dell
9 3 (2.42%) Lumension
9 3 (2.42%) Oracle
9 3 (2.42%) Sophos
10 2 (1.61%) Adobe
10 2 (1.61%) CA
10 2 (1.61%) IBM
10 2 (1.61%) Juniper
10 2 (1.61%) Peregrine
10 2 (1.61%) Spiceworks
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £90 - £100 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Rullion
Rate: £320 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago