Period
to 17 January 2021

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 17 January 2021 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
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 71 67 102
Rank change year-on-year -4 +35 -26
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 24 90 88
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.05% 3.07% 2.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.40% 11.52% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 58 40
Median daily rate £245 £167 £206
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.03% -19.21% -31.25%
10th Percentile £118 £107 £107
90th Percentile £426 £438 £463
South East median daily rate £300 £167 £190
% change year-on-year +80.03% -12.30% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 22
Median hourly rate £10.50 £15.86 £12.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.80% +27.98% -31.15%
10th Percentile £10.25 £11.53 £9.64
90th Percentile £15.00 £18.50 £19.88
South East median hourly rate £10.50 £17.50 £15.10
% change year-on-year -40.00% +15.93% -6.91%

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 375 781 1,064
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 32.08% 26.66% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 487 644
Median daily rate £405 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £157 £166 £206
90th Percentile £584 £574 £575
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 68 104
Median hourly rate £13.40 £18.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.56% -7.69% -2.50%
10th Percentile £10.01 £11.85 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.43 £46.74 £50.00
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -8.57% +2.94% -2.86%

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 17 January 2021.

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
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 17 January 2021. 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
Basingstoke +21 5 £150 -62.50%
Winchester +21 5 - -
Southampton +12 4 £165 +11.86% 1
Fareham +11 2 - - 1
Farnborough +4 2 £375 +125.04%
Portsmouth -9 2 - -
Aldershot +21 1 £120 -70.55%
Havant +6 1 - -
Windows 7
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Windows 10
3 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 8 (33.33%) Retail
4 8 (33.33%) Office 365
5 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (20.83%) Change Management
6 5 (20.83%) SCCM
7 4 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 4 (16.67%) Cisco
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (16.67%) Azure
8 3 (12.50%) Public Sector
8 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
8 3 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (12.50%) SQL
8 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
8 3 (12.50%) ITIL
8 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (12.50%) VMware
8 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (8.33%) Android
9 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
9 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
9 2 (8.33%) vSphere
9 2 (8.33%) iPad

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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.17%) Acrobat
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) Office 365
2 4 (16.67%) Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (8.33%) DHCP
3 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 2 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) VPN
3 2 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) ADSL
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) MPLS
4 1 (4.17%) WebEx
4 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Public Sector
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Electronics
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) IT Support
2 6 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) iPad
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Digital Signage
2 1 (4.17%) EPoS
2 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) PDA
2 1 (4.17%) PKI
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.33%) Android
4 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) CentOS
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Change Management
2 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) Business Transformation
5 1 (4.17%) Change Control
5 1 (4.17%) Content Management
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.17%) DNA
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) ITSM
5 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) CCNP
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) JNCIA
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.17%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (4.17%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) Meraki
4 2 (8.33%) MobileIron
4 2 (8.33%) Remedy
5 1 (4.17%) Adobe
5 1 (4.17%) Brocade
5 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) Dell
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper
5 1 (4.17%) NetApp
5 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.17%) Peregrine
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) Symantec