Period
to 22 May 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 May 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 56 87
Rank change year-on-year -46 +31 -55
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 75 125 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.97% 3.54% 2.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.22% 13.72% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 77 38
Hampshire median daily rate £275 £213 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -15.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £110 £110 £139
90th Percentile £547 £367 £363
South East median daily rate £205 £175 £236
% change year-on-year +17.29% -25.93% -10.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 22
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.06 £15.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.72% -1.64% +15.75%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.10 £10.99
90th Percentile £24.13 £19.30 £18.75
South East median hourly rate £15.99 £14.93 £15.25
% change year-on-year +7.15% -2.13% +5.17%

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 1,039 911 1,152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 27.26% 25.78% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 567 712
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% +5.71%
10th Percentile £206 £255 £250
90th Percentile £538 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 73 72
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.25 £15.00 £19.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.00% -24.53% +13.57%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.42 £10.75
90th Percentile £46.00 £42.75 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year +14.75% -19.74% +17.57%

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 May 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 May 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 May 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
Basingstoke -2 17 £140 +12.00% 5
Farnborough -10 11 £140 -3.45% 1
Portsmouth 0 9 £133 -58.35%
Hook -5 8 £505 +57.81%
Southampton -17 7 - -
Fleet -1 6 £300 -
Havant -8 6 - -
Aldershot - 3 £400 -
Fareham -3 2 - -
Winchester -4 1 £70 -53.33% 2
Windows 7
South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (57.33%) Active Directory
3 42 (56.00%) Microsoft Office
4 39 (52.00%) Microsoft
5 38 (50.67%) Windows 10
6 23 (30.67%) Security Cleared
7 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (25.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (22.67%) Windows Server
10 16 (21.33%) VMware
10 16 (21.33%) Skype
11 15 (20.00%) Skype for Business
11 15 (20.00%) Citrix
12 14 (18.67%) DV Cleared
13 13 (17.33%) MS Exchange
13 13 (17.33%) DNS
14 12 (16.00%) Unix
14 12 (16.00%) Windows 8
15 11 (14.67%) SharePoint
15 11 (14.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 10 (13.33%) Symantec
16 10 (13.33%) Solaris
16 10 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (13.33%) SCCM
16 10 (13.33%) vSphere
17 9 (12.00%) SC Cleared
17 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (12.00%) Configuration Management
18 8 (10.67%) DHCP
18 8 (10.67%) ITIL

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 15 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 13 (17.33%) MS Exchange
3 11 (14.67%) SharePoint
4 7 (9.33%) Apache
4 7 (9.33%) IIS
4 7 (9.33%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 42 (56.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (5.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.67%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) Skype
2 13 (17.33%) DNS
3 8 (10.67%) DHCP
3 8 (10.67%) SAN
4 7 (9.33%) Internet
5 3 (4.00%) BGP
5 3 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (4.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (4.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (4.00%) Junos
5 3 (4.00%) MPLS
5 3 (4.00%) NX-OS
5 3 (4.00%) OSPF
5 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.00%) VoIP
5 3 (4.00%) VPN
6 2 (2.67%) Firewall
6 2 (2.67%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) MySQL
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (4.00%) Finance
1 3 (4.00%) Local Government
2 2 (2.67%) Military
2 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.33%) Automotive
3 1 (1.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Legal
3 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Desktop Support
2 15 (20.00%) Analyst
3 10 (13.33%) IT Analyst
3 10 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) Build Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) IT Support
5 7 (9.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Support Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Service Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (5.33%) Help Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) IT Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) IT Support Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Technician
9 3 (4.00%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) Core Data
2 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.67%) Driving Licence
3 7 (9.33%) CMDB
3 7 (9.33%) PKI
4 4 (5.33%) iPad
4 4 (5.33%) iPhone
4 4 (5.33%) Smartphone
5 3 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.67%) RIA
7 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (50.67%) Windows 10
3 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (25.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (22.67%) Windows Server
6 12 (16.00%) Unix
6 12 (16.00%) Windows 8
7 10 (13.33%) Solaris
8 7 (9.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
9 4 (5.33%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (5.33%) Windows XP
10 3 (4.00%) AIX
11 2 (2.67%) Linux
12 1 (1.33%) CentOS
12 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (10.67%) ITIL
3 7 (9.33%) Migration
4 6 (8.00%) Patch Management
5 5 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 5 (6.67%) IT Asset Management
5 5 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.33%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (5.33%) Project Management
6 4 (5.33%) Software Deployment
7 3 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.67%) ITIL V3
8 2 (2.67%) Security Management
8 2 (2.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.67%) PowerShell
2 7 (9.33%) SQL
3 3 (4.00%) C
3 3 (4.00%) Java
4 2 (2.67%) VB
4 2 (2.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (30.67%) Security Cleared
2 14 (18.67%) DV Cleared
3 9 (12.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.00%) MCSE
4 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.67%) MCP
5 2 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.33%) CCNA
6 1 (1.33%) CCNP
6 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.33%) MCSA
6 1 (1.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) SLA
2 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (57.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (13.33%) vSphere
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.33%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.33%) XenApp
5 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (14.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 10 (13.33%) SCCM
3 7 (9.33%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (9.33%) SCOM
4 6 (8.00%) WSUS
5 3 (4.00%) AirWatch
5 3 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.33%) VMware
3 15 (20.00%) Citrix
4 10 (13.33%) Symantec
5 7 (9.33%) McAfee
5 7 (9.33%) ServiceNow
6 6 (8.00%) Apple
7 5 (6.67%) Cisco
7 5 (6.67%) Oracle
8 4 (5.33%) Altiris
8 4 (5.33%) Remedy
8 4 (5.33%) Xerox
9 3 (4.00%) BMC
9 3 (4.00%) HP
9 3 (4.00%) Infoblox
9 3 (4.00%) Juniper
9 3 (4.00%) TIBCO
10 2 (2.67%) Borland
10 2 (2.67%) Dell
10 2 (2.67%) F5