Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 72 82
Rank change year-on-year -20 +10 -21
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 86 87 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.33% 2.50% 2.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.89% 9.24% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 45 46
Hampshire median daily rate £213 £340 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +36.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £110 £118 £128
90th Percentile £550 £450 £354
South East median daily rate £213 £175 £186
% change year-on-year +21.43% -6.04% -25.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 26 16
Hampshire median hourly rate £15.00 £16.67 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.02% +28.23% -7.14%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.25 £10.31
90th Percentile £18.75 £28.31 £14.00
South East median hourly rate £15.30 £15.38 £14.75
% change year-on-year -0.49% +4.24% -10.61%

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 967 942 1,145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 26.23% 27.12% 29.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 574 706
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.83%
10th Percentile £205 £165 £256
90th Percentile £550 £518 £544
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 61 63
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.25 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% +2.86%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.40 £11.10
90th Percentile £47.63 £47.50 £57.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -5.56%

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 October 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 22 October 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 22 October 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
Southampton -17 17 £145 - 1
Basingstoke +17 15 £121 -10.74% 3
Portsmouth -12 15 £133 -64.46% 4
Hook +8 6 £183 -59.44% 1
Winchester -8 5 £334 +126.99% 2
Fareham -1 3 £422 +224.62%
Romsey - 3 £123 -
Farnborough -19 2 £133 -22.06% 2
Wallington 0 1 - -
Aldershot -5 1 £415 +22.06%
Havant -10 1 - -
Fleet -20 1 - -
Southsea - 1 - -
Ringwood - 1 - -
Windows 7
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (60.47%) Windows 10
3 45 (52.33%) Active Directory
4 43 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 30 (34.88%) VMware
6 26 (30.23%) SCCM
6 26 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 25 (29.07%) Microsoft Office
8 23 (26.74%) Security Cleared
9 21 (24.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (23.26%) Migration
11 17 (19.77%) SC Cleared
12 16 (18.60%) Windows Server
12 16 (18.60%) Citrix
13 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (16.28%) ITIL
14 14 (16.28%) Oracle
15 12 (13.95%) SharePoint
16 11 (12.79%) PowerShell
16 11 (12.79%) MS Exchange
17 10 (11.63%) Hyper-V
18 9 (10.47%) DV Cleared
18 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
18 9 (10.47%) SCOM
18 9 (10.47%) SQL
19 8 (9.30%) Network Design
19 8 (9.30%) Microsoft App-V
19 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
19 8 (9.30%) Windows XP
19 8 (9.30%) Middleware

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 (13.95%) SharePoint
2 11 (12.79%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.65%) IIS
4 3 (3.49%) Apache
4 3 (3.49%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (29.07%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) DNS
1 7 (8.14%) LAN
2 6 (6.98%) DHCP
2 6 (6.98%) SAN
3 4 (4.65%) Internet
3 4 (4.65%) VoIP
4 3 (3.49%) Firewall
4 3 (3.49%) NetScaler
4 3 (3.49%) VLAN
4 3 (3.49%) VPN
5 2 (2.33%) WAN
6 1 (1.16%) ADSL
6 1 (1.16%) Broadband
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.16%) NAS
6 1 (1.16%) Skype
6 1 (1.16%) SSL
6 1 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
1 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (8.14%) Oracle Database
2 7 (8.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (8.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.81%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (3.49%) MySQL
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (6.98%) MSI
2 2 (2.33%) Toad
3 1 (1.16%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.16%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 5 (5.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.49%) Finance
3 2 (2.33%) Military
3 2 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.16%) Automotive
4 1 (1.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (17.44%) Analyst
1 15 (17.44%) Desktop Support
2 12 (13.95%) IT Support
3 9 (10.47%) Desktop Engineer
3 9 (10.47%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.30%) 1st Line Support
4 8 (9.30%) IT Technician
4 8 (9.30%) Service Analyst
4 8 (9.30%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (6.98%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) Integration Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.81%) Applications Packager
6 5 (5.81%) IT Support Technician
6 5 (5.81%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Support Technician
7 4 (4.65%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 4 (4.65%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (4.65%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.30%) Middleware
2 5 (5.81%) .NET
2 5 (5.81%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.16%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) PKI
2 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.16%) CESG
5 1 (1.16%) Clustering
5 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.16%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.16%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.16%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (60.47%) Windows 10
3 21 (24.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (18.60%) Windows Server
5 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (9.30%) Windows XP
7 7 (8.14%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.65%) Solaris
8 4 (4.65%) Unix
9 3 (3.49%) Linux
10 2 (2.33%) CentOS
10 2 (2.33%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.16%) AIX
11 1 (1.16%) Android
11 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.26%) Migration
2 14 (16.28%) ITIL
3 8 (9.30%) Application Packaging
3 8 (9.30%) Network Design
4 6 (6.98%) Incident Management
4 6 (6.98%) Time Management
5 5 (5.81%) Application Discovery
5 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (5.81%) Software Delivery
5 5 (5.81%) Storage Virtualisation
6 4 (4.65%) Analytics
6 4 (4.65%) Patch Management
6 4 (4.65%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.49%) CRM
7 3 (3.49%) ITIL V3
7 3 (3.49%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.49%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (3.49%) Open Source
7 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.49%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.79%) PowerShell
2 9 (10.47%) SQL
3 4 (4.65%) VB
4 3 (3.49%) VBScript
5 1 (1.16%) C
5 1 (1.16%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (26.74%) Security Cleared
2 17 (19.77%) SC Cleared
3 9 (10.47%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.49%) DBS Check
5 3 (3.49%) MCSE
6 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.33%) MCP
6 2 (2.33%) MCSA
7 1 (1.16%) CCIE
7 1 (1.16%) CCNA
7 1 (1.16%) MCDST
7 1 (1.16%) MCTS
7 1 (1.16%) PMP
7 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) SLA
2 4 (4.65%) QA
3 2 (2.33%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.16%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 45 (52.33%) Active Directory
2 26 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.63%) Hyper-V
4 8 (9.30%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (8.14%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (6.98%) vSphere
7 5 (5.81%) BitLocker
8 3 (3.49%) XenApp
8 3 (3.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (30.23%) SCCM
2 9 (10.47%) SCOM
3 7 (8.14%) AirWatch
4 5 (5.81%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (5.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (4.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (4.65%) WSUS
6 1 (1.16%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.16%) BMC Marimba
6 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.16%) ThinApp
6 1 (1.16%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 43 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (34.88%) VMware
3 16 (18.60%) Citrix
4 14 (16.28%) Oracle
5 7 (8.14%) Apple
5 7 (8.14%) Cisco
6 6 (6.98%) HP
6 6 (6.98%) McAfee
7 4 (4.65%) Dell
7 4 (4.65%) Intel
8 3 (3.49%) Symantec
9 2 (2.33%) Lumension
9 2 (2.33%) Meraki
10 1 (1.16%) Altiris
10 1 (1.16%) Becrypt
10 1 (1.16%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.16%) Google
10 1 (1.16%) Infoblox
10 1 (1.16%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.16%) Sophos