Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 23 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
Hampshire > Winchester
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows 66 57 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 26.83% 25.22% 12.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.53% 64.04% 38.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 46 20
Winchester median daily rate £425 £363 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -15.20% +29.55%
10th Percentile £163 £163 £243
90th Percentile £481 £464 £508
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 0
Winchester median hourly rate £19.50 £8.94 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.12% - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.97 £18.00
% change year-on-year +9.61% -11.31% +9.09%

Windows 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 Winchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Winchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 91 89 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 36.99% 39.38% 31.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 73 53
Winchester median daily rate £423 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.32% -5.00% +12.28%
10th Percentile £163 £163 £265
90th Percentile £480 £498 £500
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 0
Winchester median hourly rate £20.13 £8.94 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +125.11% - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.25 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% +1.41%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Winchester

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Winchester

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Winchester over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Winchester

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Winchester

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Winchester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Winchester over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows in Winchester

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 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 Winchester region with a requirement for Windows.

1 42 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 39 (59.09%) Windows Server
3 32 (48.48%) Office 365
4 30 (45.45%) Windows 10
5 28 (42.42%) VMware
6 24 (36.36%) Active Directory
7 21 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (28.79%) SCCM
8 19 (28.79%) PowerShell
9 18 (27.27%) XenDesktop
9 18 (27.27%) NetScaler
10 17 (25.76%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (25.76%) ITIL
10 17 (25.76%) Firewall
11 16 (24.24%) Citrix
11 16 (24.24%) Dell
11 16 (24.24%) Hyper-V
12 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Intune
12 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
13 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (19.70%) SharePoint
15 12 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
15 12 (18.18%) Skype
16 11 (16.67%) Skype for Business
16 11 (16.67%) SC Cleared
16 11 (16.67%) Security Cleared
16 11 (16.67%) XenServer
16 11 (16.67%) Migration
16 11 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 10 (15.15%) TOGAF

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester 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 13 (19.70%) SharePoint
2 11 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.58%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.52%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 32 (48.48%) Office 365
2 21 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (15.15%) IaaS
3 10 (15.15%) PaaS
4 9 (13.64%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (13.64%) SaaS
4 9 (13.64%) Yammer
5 7 (10.61%) Boomi
6 4 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.27%) NetScaler
2 17 (25.76%) Firewall
3 12 (18.18%) Skype
4 10 (15.15%) DNS
5 9 (13.64%) VLAN
6 7 (10.61%) DHCP
6 7 (10.61%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (10.61%) iSCSI
7 6 (9.09%) SAN
8 3 (4.55%) Link 11
8 3 (4.55%) Link 16
9 2 (3.03%) SMTP
9 2 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) DB2
2 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) JIRA
1 2 (3.03%) MSI
2 1 (1.52%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.52%) git-flow
2 1 (1.52%) Protractor
2 1 (1.52%) Selenium
2 1 (1.52%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (13.64%) Designer
2 9 (13.64%) Solutions Designer
3 7 (10.61%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Consultant
5 5 (7.58%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Business Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Business Solution Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Developer
6 4 (6.06%) IT Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) IT Support
6 4 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Technical Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Technical Project Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) Angular 2
1 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.52%) Backbone.js
1 1 (1.52%) COM
1 1 (1.52%) CSS
1 1 (1.52%) Ember.js
1 1 (1.52%) HTML
1 1 (1.52%) HTML5
1 1 (1.52%) J2EE
1 1 (1.52%) jQuery
1 1 (1.52%) JSON
1 1 (1.52%) Node.js
1 1 (1.52%) React
1 1 (1.52%) REST
1 1 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Fat Client
1 8 (12.12%) Thin Client
2 7 (10.61%) PKI
3 6 (9.09%) Clustering
4 5 (7.58%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.55%) Smart Meter
5 3 (4.55%) Smartphone
6 2 (3.03%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.03%) NHS
7 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.52%) IBM Storwize
7 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.52%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (59.09%) Windows Server
2 30 (45.45%) Windows 10
3 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (10.61%) Linux
5 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.06%) Android
6 4 (6.06%) Apple iOS
6 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.03%) Unix
7 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) ITIL
2 11 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (16.67%) Migration
3 10 (15.15%) TOGAF
4 8 (12.12%) Application Packaging
5 6 (9.09%) Content Management
5 6 (9.09%) CRM
5 6 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (9.09%) ERP
5 6 (9.09%) High Availability
6 5 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (7.58%) Feasibility Study
6 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
6 5 (7.58%) Project Planning
7 4 (6.06%) Programme Governance
8 3 (4.55%) Application Discovery
8 3 (4.55%) Break/Fix
8 3 (4.55%) Software Delivery
8 3 (4.55%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.06%) SQL
3 3 (4.55%) Ada
3 3 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (1.52%) C
4 1 (1.52%) Java
4 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 11 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.61%) CCA
2 7 (10.61%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.55%) MCSE
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.03%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (3.03%) MCP
5 2 (3.03%) MCSA
6 1 (1.52%) Degree
6 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.52%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 24 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 18 (27.27%) XenDesktop
3 17 (25.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (24.24%) Hyper-V
5 12 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (16.67%) XenServer
7 10 (15.15%) XenApp
8 9 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (10.61%) DFS Replication
9 7 (10.61%) vSphere
10 2 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (28.79%) SCCM
2 15 (22.73%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (3.03%) Ansible
5 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (3.03%) SCOM
5 2 (3.03%) vRealize
5 2 (3.03%) WSUS
5 2 (3.03%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.52%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.52%) BMC Marimba
6 1 (1.52%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 42 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 28 (42.42%) VMware
3 16 (24.24%) Citrix
3 16 (24.24%) Dell
4 7 (10.61%) ForgeRock
4 7 (10.61%) SAP
4 7 (10.61%) Sitecore
5 3 (4.55%) Centrify
5 3 (4.55%) EMC
5 3 (4.55%) HP
5 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.03%) Cisco
6 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.52%) Apple
7 1 (1.52%) BMC
7 1 (1.52%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.52%) Google
7 1 (1.52%) Meru Networks
7 1 (1.52%) Symantec