Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 2020 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
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 63 92 97
Rank change year-on-year +29 +5 -42
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 49 88 74
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.71% 2.52% 1.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.17% 8.68% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 43 22
Median daily rate £150 £225 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% -21.74% +42.86%
10th Percentile £113 £123 £110
90th Percentile £438 £487 £548
South East median daily rate £190 £189 £223
% change year-on-year +0.66% -15.17% +28.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 31 27
Median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.19% -22.86% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.20 £9.64 £10.50
90th Percentile £43.64 £20.00 £23.40
South East median hourly rate £17.83 £15.80 £16.22
% change year-on-year +12.85% -2.56% +8.10%

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 482 1,014 1,045
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 26.67% 29.09% 27.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 627 553
Median daily rate £410 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.53% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £138 £263 £206
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 88 83
Median hourly rate £19.50 £16.89 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.49% -17.63% +41.38%
10th Percentile £11.82 £9.89 £10.42
90th Percentile £52.13 £54.13 £47.35
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.37% -4.17% +16.67%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Hampshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows 7 in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Hampshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Windows 7 in Hampshire over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Hampshire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows 7 in Hampshire.

Hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Hampshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Windows 7 in Hampshire over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

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 2 June 2020. 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
Portsmouth +19 14 £120 -68.00%
Southampton +7 11 £125 -13.79%
Hook +17 7 £447 -2.24%
Fareham +17 5 £413 +157.81%
Havant - 4 £120 -
Farnborough +18 3 £350 +75.00%
Basingstoke +27 1 £190 +21.60%
Winchester +6 1 - -
Windows 7
South East

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (77.55%) Active Directory
3 29 (59.18%) Windows Server
4 26 (53.06%) Windows 10
5 21 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
6 20 (40.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (30.61%) HP
8 14 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (26.53%) Office 365
9 13 (26.53%) Windows XP
9 13 (26.53%) ITSM
9 13 (26.53%) Incident Management
9 13 (26.53%) Windows Vista
10 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (24.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 12 (24.49%) VMware
10 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (24.49%) Remedy ITSM
10 12 (24.49%) ServiceCenter
10 12 (24.49%) Peregrine
10 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (24.49%) Internet
10 12 (24.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 12 (24.49%) Remedy
10 12 (24.49%) MS Visio
10 12 (24.49%) MS Exchange
10 12 (24.49%) Windows 2000
10 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Excel
10 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Project
10 12 (24.49%) Microsoft

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 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2003
1 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2007
1 12 (24.49%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (24.49%) MS Visio
3 10 (20.41%) Acrobat
4 9 (18.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) Internet
1 12 (24.49%) Remote Desktop
1 12 (24.49%) VPN
1 12 (24.49%) WebEx
2 9 (18.37%) Firewall
3 5 (10.20%) DHCP
3 5 (10.20%) DNS
3 5 (10.20%) LAN
3 5 (10.20%) WAN
4 4 (8.16%) IKE
4 4 (8.16%) IPsec
4 4 (8.16%) Multicast
4 4 (8.16%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (8.16%) VLAN
4 4 (8.16%) VoIP
5 3 (6.12%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (6.12%) Wireless
5 3 (6.12%) WLAN
6 1 (2.04%) FTP
6 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MSI
2 1 (2.04%) Toad
General
1 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Electronics
2 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.04%) Marketing
2 1 (2.04%) Public Sector
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) Desktop Support
2 8 (16.33%) Help Desk Support
3 7 (14.29%) IT Support
4 6 (12.24%) Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) IT Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
6 4 (8.16%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.16%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Service Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) IT Technician
7 3 (6.12%) Migration Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Blackberry
1 11 (22.45%) PDA
2 3 (6.12%) NHS
3 2 (4.08%) CMDB
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) PKI
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (59.18%) Windows Server
3 26 (53.06%) Windows 10
4 20 (40.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (26.53%) Windows Vista
5 13 (26.53%) Windows XP
6 12 (24.49%) Windows 2000
6 12 (24.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.04%) Android
10 1 (2.04%) Linux
10 1 (2.04%) Mac OS
10 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (26.53%) Incident Management
2 13 (26.53%) ITSM
3 10 (20.41%) Migration
4 3 (6.12%) Data Migration
4 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (6.12%) ITIL
5 2 (4.08%) Availability Management
5 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.08%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.08%) Project Delivery
5 2 (4.08%) Service Management
5 2 (4.08%) System Testing
6 1 (2.04%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.04%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.04%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (2.04%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (2.04%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) PowerShell
2 6 (12.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.24%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) A+ Certification
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.04%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (77.55%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.24%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (8.16%) vSphere
5 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (24.49%) ServiceCenter
1 12 (24.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 10 (20.41%) SCCM
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (4.08%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) HP
2 12 (24.49%) Bomgar
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.49%) Peregrine
2 12 (24.49%) Remedy
2 12 (24.49%) VMware
3 10 (20.41%) Adobe
4 7 (14.29%) McAfee
5 6 (12.24%) Cisco
5 6 (12.24%) Lumension
5 6 (12.24%) Oracle
6 4 (8.16%) Apple
6 4 (8.16%) Citrix
7 3 (6.12%) Juniper
8 2 (4.08%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.04%) SAP