Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 62 64
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2 -33
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 95 117 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.62% 3.20% 3.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.47% 11.85% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 77 66
Hampshire median daily rate £339 £290 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.81% +5.45% -
10th Percentile £121 £128 £149
90th Percentile £438 £350 £374
South East median daily rate £179 £213 £225
% change year-on-year -15.76% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 37
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.88 £14.00 £14.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.82% -3.95% +6.00%
10th Percentile £11.94 £10.90 £11.95
90th Percentile £27.70 £18.25 £18.75
South East median hourly rate £16.62 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +10.77% -6.25% +12.68%

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 1,003 987 1,230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 27.70% 27.02% 28.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 586 618 709
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +0.73%
10th Percentile £160 £262 £221
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 64 92
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.75 £15.00 £16.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.67% -8.26% -6.57%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.65 £10.78
90th Percentile £47.85 £48.71 £48.66
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% -17.95% +21.88%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 20 February 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
Portsmouth +7 15 £369 +1.72% 2
Farnborough 0 13 £172 +25.09% 5
Havant -9 10 - -
Basingstoke -15 10 £248 +106.25% 6
Southampton -3 7 £225 +66.67% 2
Hook -9 6 £550 +74.60%
Fleet +13 5 £300 -
Aldershot - 4 £370 -
Winchester +5 3 £70 -53.33% 3
Fareham -2 2 £130 -18.75% 1
Windows 7
South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (62.11%) Windows 10
3 58 (61.05%) Microsoft
4 55 (57.89%) Active Directory
5 48 (50.53%) Microsoft Office
6 38 (40.00%) Security Cleared
7 24 (25.26%) SC Cleared
8 20 (21.05%) SCCM
9 18 (18.95%) Citrix
9 18 (18.95%) Migration
9 18 (18.95%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (17.89%) Skype
10 17 (17.89%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (17.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (16.84%) Skype for Business
12 15 (15.79%) Symantec
12 15 (15.79%) PowerShell
13 14 (14.74%) Windows 8
14 13 (13.68%) Windows Server
14 13 (13.68%) DV Cleared
14 13 (13.68%) ITIL
15 12 (12.63%) VMware
15 12 (12.63%) DNS
15 12 (12.63%) Office 365
16 11 (11.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 11 (11.58%) TCP/IP
16 11 (11.58%) Microsoft App-V
17 10 (10.53%) MS Exchange
17 10 (10.53%) Apple iOS
17 10 (10.53%) ServiceNow

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 (16.84%) Skype for Business
2 10 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.21%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.16%) Apache
5 3 (3.16%) IIS
5 3 (3.16%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 48 (50.53%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (6.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.05%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.63%) Office 365
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.89%) Skype
2 12 (12.63%) DNS
3 11 (11.58%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.37%) LAN
5 6 (6.32%) DHCP
6 4 (4.21%) Internet
6 4 (4.21%) SAN
7 3 (3.16%) BGP
7 3 (3.16%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (3.16%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (3.16%) EIGRP
7 3 (3.16%) Ethernet
7 3 (3.16%) Junos
7 3 (3.16%) MPLS
7 3 (3.16%) NX-OS
7 3 (3.16%) OSPF
7 3 (3.16%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (3.16%) VPN
8 2 (2.11%) Firewall
8 2 (2.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (9.47%) AdminStudio
1 9 (9.47%) MSI
2 2 (2.11%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (3.16%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.11%) Local Government
3 1 (1.05%) Advertising
3 1 (1.05%) Banking
3 1 (1.05%) Legal
3 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.05%) Military
3 1 (1.05%) Retail
3 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (28.42%) Analyst
2 20 (21.05%) Desktop Support
3 16 (16.84%) Service Analyst
3 16 (16.84%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (13.68%) Support Engineer
5 11 (11.58%) Build Engineer
6 9 (9.47%) 1st Line Support
7 7 (7.37%) Desktop Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Support Analyst
8 6 (6.32%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) IT Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) Applications Packager
9 5 (5.26%) Desktop Technician
9 5 (5.26%) Junior
9 5 (5.26%) Service Desk Support
10 4 (4.21%) Administrator
10 4 (4.21%) IT Administrator
10 4 (4.21%) IT Support
10 4 (4.21%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) Core Data
2 1 (1.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.95%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.37%) CMDB
2 7 (7.37%) Driving Licence
3 6 (6.32%) iPad
3 6 (6.32%) iPhone
4 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.21%) Smartphone
6 3 (3.16%) PKI
7 1 (1.05%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.05%) PDA
7 1 (1.05%) Replication
7 1 (1.05%) RIA
7 1 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (62.11%) Windows 10
3 17 (17.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (17.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (14.74%) Windows 8
5 13 (13.68%) Windows Server
6 10 (10.53%) Apple iOS
7 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (7.37%) Windows XP
8 6 (6.32%) Solaris
8 6 (6.32%) Unix
9 3 (3.16%) AIX
10 1 (1.05%) CentOS
10 1 (1.05%) Linux
10 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.95%) Migration
2 13 (13.68%) ITIL
3 9 (9.47%) Compatibility Testing
3 9 (9.47%) Configuration Management
3 9 (9.47%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (9.47%) Validation
4 7 (7.37%) Service Management
5 6 (6.32%) Asset Management
5 6 (6.32%) Service Delivery
5 6 (6.32%) Software Licensing
6 4 (4.21%) Application Packaging
6 4 (4.21%) IT Asset Management
6 4 (4.21%) Software License Management
6 4 (4.21%) Time Management
7 3 (3.16%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.16%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.16%) Patch Management
7 3 (3.16%) Software Deployment
7 3 (3.16%) Software Distribution
8 2 (2.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.26%) SQL
3 3 (3.16%) Java
3 3 (3.16%) VBScript
4 2 (2.11%) C
4 2 (2.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (25.26%) SC Cleared
3 13 (13.68%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.21%) A+ Certification
6 3 (3.16%) MCSA
7 2 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.11%) MCSE
8 1 (1.05%) CCNA
8 1 (1.05%) CCNP
8 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.05%) MCP
8 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) QA
1 9 (9.47%) SLA
2 2 (2.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 55 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.58%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.26%) vSphere
5 4 (4.21%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.05%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.05%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.05%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 20 (21.05%) SCCM
2 11 (11.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (6.32%) AirWatch
3 6 (6.32%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (6.32%) SCOM
4 4 (4.21%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (3.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (3.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (3.16%) WSUS
6 2 (2.11%) MaaS360
7 1 (1.05%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.05%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 58 (61.05%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.95%) Citrix
3 15 (15.79%) Symantec
4 12 (12.63%) VMware
5 10 (10.53%) ServiceNow
6 5 (5.26%) Cisco
6 5 (5.26%) HP
6 5 (5.26%) Oracle
7 4 (4.21%) Altiris
7 4 (4.21%) McAfee
8 3 (3.16%) Infoblox
8 3 (3.16%) Juniper
8 3 (3.16%) Lumension
8 3 (3.16%) MobileIron
8 3 (3.16%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.11%) Borland
9 2 (2.11%) F5
9 2 (2.11%) IBM
9 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.05%) Red Hat