Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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.

Microsoft Windows 7
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 77 65
Rank change year-on-year +2 -12 -35
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 93 106 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.61% 2.71% 3.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.30% 9.57% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 62 63
Hampshire median daily rate £340 £255 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -7.27% -
10th Percentile £122 £114 £146
90th Percentile £450 £350 £394
South East median daily rate £180 £189 £238
% change year-on-year -4.64% -20.53% +4.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 19 42
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.38 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.65% -13.33% +5.26%
10th Percentile £11.70 £10.43 £11.30
90th Percentile £28.10 £14.30 £20.41
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +10.34% -14.71% +15.25%

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 1000 1108 1268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 28.07% 28.34% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 678 743
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +4.83% +5.66%
10th Percentile £163 £250 £250
90th Percentile £500 £550 £484
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 66 118
Hampshire median hourly rate £21.63 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.20% -14.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.75 £11.78
90th Percentile £48.09 £49.46 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.06 £18.75
% change year-on-year +2.58% -9.01% +19.20%

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 22 November 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 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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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
Southampton -2 15 £158 - 2
Portsmouth +9 12 £375 +134.38% 1
Farnborough +3 9 £171 +31.54% 1
Havant +2 9 - - 2
Basingstoke -41 4 - -
Fareham -1 3 £130 -47.47% 2
Hook -8 3 £450 +38.46%
Aldershot - 3 £340 -
Winchester - 3 £147 - 1
Fleet +12 1 - -
Wallington - 1 - -
Windows 7
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 93 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (64.52%) Windows 10
3 55 (59.14%) Active Directory
4 51 (54.84%) Microsoft
5 35 (37.63%) Microsoft Office
6 28 (30.11%) Security Cleared
7 23 (24.73%) SCCM
8 21 (22.58%) SC Cleared
9 20 (21.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (21.51%) ITIL
10 18 (19.35%) LAN
10 18 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (18.28%) Windows Server
11 17 (18.28%) Migration
11 17 (18.28%) VMware
12 16 (17.20%) Citrix
12 16 (17.20%) Office 365
12 16 (17.20%) Windows 8
12 16 (17.20%) PowerShell
13 15 (16.13%) TCP/IP
13 15 (16.13%) Symantec
14 14 (15.05%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (15.05%) Skype for Business
14 14 (15.05%) Skype
15 13 (13.98%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (13.98%) WAN
16 12 (12.90%) DNS
17 11 (11.83%) Patch Management
17 11 (11.83%) Apple iOS
17 11 (11.83%) Microsoft App-V

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 14 (15.05%) Skype for Business
2 10 (10.75%) MS Exchange
3 9 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 35 (37.63%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (6.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.20%) Office 365
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.35%) LAN
2 15 (16.13%) TCP/IP
3 14 (15.05%) Skype
4 13 (13.98%) WAN
5 12 (12.90%) DNS
6 4 (4.30%) DHCP
7 2 (2.15%) Internet
7 2 (2.15%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.08%) ADSL
8 1 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.08%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.08%) SSL
8 1 (1.08%) VPN
8 1 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (10.75%) MSI
2 9 (9.68%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.08%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (2.15%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.08%) Advertising
2 1 (1.08%) Back Office
2 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (34.41%) Analyst
2 21 (22.58%) Support Engineer
3 18 (19.35%) Desktop Support
3 18 (19.35%) Service Analyst
3 18 (19.35%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (13.98%) Infrastructure Support
5 12 (12.90%) Windows Engineer
6 11 (11.83%) Windows Support Engineer
7 9 (9.68%) 1st Line Support
8 8 (8.60%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (8.60%) Active Directory Support
8 8 (8.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (8.60%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 8 (8.60%) Support Analyst
9 7 (7.53%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 7 (7.53%) Administrator
9 7 (7.53%) Desktop Engineer
9 7 (7.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 6 (6.45%) Applications Packager
10 6 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.60%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.38%) iPad
3 5 (5.38%) iPhone
3 5 (5.38%) Replication
4 4 (4.30%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.08%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.08%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.08%) PDA
5 1 (1.08%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.08%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 93 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (64.52%) Windows 10
3 20 (21.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (18.28%) Windows Server
5 16 (17.20%) Windows 8
6 13 (13.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (11.83%) Apple iOS
8 8 (8.60%) Windows XP
9 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.15%) AIX
10 2 (2.15%) Solaris
10 2 (2.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.51%) ITIL
2 17 (18.28%) Migration
3 11 (11.83%) Patch Management
4 9 (9.68%) Compatibility Testing
4 9 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (9.68%) Validation
5 8 (8.60%) Service Management
6 7 (7.53%) Virtual Environments
7 6 (6.45%) Asset Management
7 6 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.45%) Software License Management
7 6 (6.45%) Software Licensing
8 5 (5.38%) Data Protection
8 5 (5.38%) Software Distribution
9 4 (4.30%) Application Packaging
9 4 (4.30%) Coaching
9 4 (4.30%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.30%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.23%) Time Management
11 2 (2.15%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.20%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.30%) VBScript
3 2 (2.15%) Java
3 2 (2.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (30.11%) Security Cleared
2 21 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.53%) A+ Certification
3 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.45%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.23%) MCSA
5 3 (3.23%) MCSE
6 2 (2.15%) Degree
7 1 (1.08%) CCNA
7 1 (1.08%) CCSA
7 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.08%) MCDST
7 1 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.08%) VCAP
7 1 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) QA
2 8 (8.60%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (59.14%) Active Directory
2 14 (15.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.83%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (4.30%) vSphere
5 3 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.15%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.08%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.08%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.08%) XenApp
7 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (24.73%) SCCM
2 7 (7.53%) AirWatch
2 7 (7.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (6.45%) SCOM
4 5 (5.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (4.30%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (4.30%) WSUS
6 2 (2.15%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.08%) EdgeSight
7 1 (1.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 51 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.28%) VMware
3 16 (17.20%) Citrix
4 15 (16.13%) Symantec
5 10 (10.75%) ServiceNow
6 8 (8.60%) HP
7 5 (5.38%) MobileIron
8 4 (4.30%) Altiris
8 4 (4.30%) McAfee
9 3 (3.23%) Cisco
10 2 (2.15%) Acronis
10 2 (2.15%) AppSense
10 2 (2.15%) Dell
10 2 (2.15%) IBM
10 2 (2.15%) Infoblox
10 2 (2.15%) Lumension
10 2 (2.15%) Oracle
10 2 (2.15%) TIBCO
10 2 (2.15%) Veeam
11 1 (1.08%) Remedy