Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 71 63
Rank change year-on-year -24 -8 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 90 90 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.40% 2.63% 3.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.47% 9.19% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 42 73
Hampshire median daily rate £200 £319 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.25% +9.91% +4.04%
10th Percentile £108 £121 £126
90th Percentile £448 £449 £364
South East median daily rate £190 £180 £213
% change year-on-year +5.56% -15.29% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 16
Hampshire median hourly rate £11.79 £17.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.61% +36.54% -12.09%
10th Percentile £9.64 £11.81 £10.50
90th Percentile £18.75 £28.28 £16.06
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -11.76%

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 1,063 979 967
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 28.36% 28.60% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 579 603
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £200 £150 £255
90th Percentile £575 £519 £550
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 65 58
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.25 £20.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.75% +35.59% -15.71%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.40 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.85 £49.46
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year -2.86% +7.69% -18.75%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 -3 21 £145 +2.65% 5
Portsmouth -26 12 £269 -27.05% 3
Hook +5 8 £183 -66.82%
Winchester 0 7 £334 +377.50%
Basingstoke -6 7 £151 - 3
Farnborough -19 4 £200 +28.21% 1
Fareham -6 3 £160 +23.08% 1
Aldershot -13 3 £413 +21.32% 1
Romsey - 3 £123 -
Havant -16 1 - -
Fleet -24 1 - -
Lyndhurst - 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £100 -
Southsea - 1 - -
Wallington - 1 - -
Windows 7
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (56.67%) Windows 10
3 45 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 39 (43.33%) Active Directory
5 29 (32.22%) Microsoft Office
6 26 (28.89%) SCCM
7 20 (22.22%) VMware
8 19 (21.11%) Migration
9 18 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (18.89%) Security Cleared
10 17 (18.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (17.78%) ITIL
12 13 (14.44%) PowerShell
13 12 (13.33%) SC Cleared
13 12 (13.33%) Office 365
13 12 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (13.33%) Windows Server
13 12 (13.33%) Apple
13 12 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
14 10 (11.11%) Citrix
14 10 (11.11%) Oracle
14 10 (11.11%) SharePoint
14 10 (11.11%) Windows XP
14 10 (11.11%) Application Packaging
15 9 (10.00%) AirWatch
16 8 (8.89%) Network Design
16 8 (8.89%) MSI
16 8 (8.89%) Middleware
16 8 (8.89%) Hyper-V
16 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure

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 10 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.22%) Apache
3 2 (2.22%) IIS
3 2 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (32.22%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.11%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.33%) Office 365
2 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) DNS
2 5 (5.56%) LAN
3 4 (4.44%) DHCP
3 4 (4.44%) SAN
4 3 (3.33%) Firewall
4 3 (3.33%) Internet
4 3 (3.33%) NetScaler
5 2 (2.22%) VLAN
5 2 (2.22%) VPN
5 2 (2.22%) WAN
6 1 (1.11%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.11%) Skype
6 1 (1.11%) SSL
6 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.11%) VoIP
6 1 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.89%) MSI
2 3 (3.33%) AdminStudio
3 2 (2.22%) InstallShield
3 2 (2.22%) Toad
4 1 (1.11%) StarTeam
4 1 (1.11%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 7 (7.78%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.44%) Finance
3 2 (2.22%) Publishing
4 1 (1.11%) Electronics
4 1 (1.11%) French Language
4 1 (1.11%) Military
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (21.11%) Analyst
2 17 (18.89%) Support Engineer
3 14 (15.56%) Desktop Support
4 12 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 10 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 10 (11.11%) IT Support
5 10 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 10 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 8 (8.89%) Applications Packager
8 7 (7.78%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (7.78%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (5.56%) IT Technician
11 4 (4.44%) Architect
11 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (4.44%) Senior Desktop Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) Support Technician
11 4 (4.44%) Windows Specialist
12 3 (3.33%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.89%) Middleware
2 3 (3.33%) .NET
2 3 (3.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.56%) PKI
3 4 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.22%) User Experience
5 1 (1.11%) Clustering
5 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.11%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.11%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.11%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (56.67%) Windows 10
3 17 (18.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 12 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 6 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.33%) Solaris
7 3 (3.33%) Unix
8 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.22%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.11%) AIX
9 1 (1.11%) Android
9 1 (1.11%) Linux
9 1 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.11%) Migration
2 16 (17.78%) ITIL
3 10 (11.11%) Application Packaging
4 8 (8.89%) Network Design
5 6 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (6.67%) Service Management
6 5 (5.56%) Application Discovery
6 5 (5.56%) Software Delivery
6 5 (5.56%) Storage Virtualisation
6 5 (5.56%) Time Management
7 4 (4.44%) Analytics
7 4 (4.44%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (4.44%) ITIL V3
7 4 (4.44%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (4.44%) Scrum
8 3 (3.33%) CRM
8 3 (3.33%) Process Improvement
8 3 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.33%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.44%) PowerShell
2 7 (7.78%) SQL
3 3 (3.33%) VBScript
4 2 (2.22%) VB
5 1 (1.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (18.89%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.22%) A+ Certification
4 2 (2.22%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.11%) CCIE
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.11%) MCDST
5 1 (1.11%) MCP
5 1 (1.11%) MCSA
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) QA
1 4 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) FIPS 140-2
2 1 (1.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 39 (43.33%) Active Directory
2 18 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (8.89%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.56%) BitLocker
6 4 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.44%) vSphere
7 3 (3.33%) XenApp
7 3 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (28.89%) SCCM
2 9 (10.00%) AirWatch
3 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (5.56%) SCOM
4 4 (4.44%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (4.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (2.22%) WSUS
6 1 (1.11%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.11%) BMC Marimba
6 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.11%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 45 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (22.22%) VMware
3 12 (13.33%) Apple
4 10 (11.11%) Citrix
4 10 (11.11%) Oracle
5 5 (5.56%) Intel
6 4 (4.44%) Cisco
6 4 (4.44%) McAfee
7 3 (3.33%) HP
7 3 (3.33%) Lumension
7 3 (3.33%) Symantec
8 2 (2.22%) Dell
8 2 (2.22%) Ivanti
9 1 (1.11%) BMC
9 1 (1.11%) Borland
9 1 (1.11%) Google
9 1 (1.11%) Infoblox
9 1 (1.11%) NetApp
9 1 (1.11%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.11%) TIBCO