Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 over the 6 months to 18 December 2017 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 8
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 146 153
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 20 24 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.56% 0.64% 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.98% 2.40% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 19
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £159 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +167.30% -51.08% +36.84%
10th Percentile £183 £84 £106
90th Percentile £450 £588 £401
South East median daily rate £225 £166 £325
% change year-on-year +35.34% -48.85% +47.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 9
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.75 £12.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.06% -5.77% -18.75%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.48 £10.30
90th Percentile £20.06 £14.93 £14.00
South East median hourly rate £17.13 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +14.17% -6.25% +12.28%

Windows 8 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 1008 998 1257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 28.20% 26.78% 28.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 609 730
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.83% +5.38%
10th Percentile £163 £250 £250
90th Percentile £514 £550 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 59 120
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.06 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.34% -17.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.46 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.38 £18.30
% change year-on-year +6.87% -10.53% +14.39%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Hampshire

Windows 8
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows 8 in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 8 in Hampshire

Windows 8
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 8 in Hampshire

Windows 8
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 8 in Hampshire

Windows 8
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 8 within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. 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 0 5 - -
Winchester - 3 £190 - 1
Fleet +8 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Fareham - 1 - - 2
Portsmouth - 1 £185 -
Windows 8
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 12 (60.00%) Windows 10
4 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (50.00%) Symantec
6 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (35.00%) iPad
8 7 (35.00%) Apple iOS
8 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 7 (35.00%) iPhone
8 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
9 6 (30.00%) Migration
9 6 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (30.00%) LAN
10 5 (25.00%) SCCM
10 5 (25.00%) Skype
11 4 (20.00%) AirWatch
11 4 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 4 (20.00%) MobileIron
11 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (20.00%) Skype for Business
11 4 (20.00%) SCOM

Windows 8
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 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (30.00%) LAN
3 5 (25.00%) Skype
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (15.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 6 (30.00%) Active Directory Support
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Desktop Technician
3 5 (25.00%) Active Directory Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) PC Technician
5 3 (15.00%) Printer Technician
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (35.00%) iPad
2 7 (35.00%) iPhone
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 12 (60.00%) Windows 10
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (35.00%) Apple iOS
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Migration
1 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Break/Fix
3 1 (5.00%) Content Management
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (25.00%) SCCM
3 4 (20.00%) AirWatch
3 4 (20.00%) SCOM
3 4 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Symantec
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) MobileIron
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Apple
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Intel
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.00%) Xerox