The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 17 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 18 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.82% 4.23% 5.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.87% 15.71% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £175 £225 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -4.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £200 £200
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Windows 7
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
67 70 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 25.38% 26.92% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 39 35
Median daily rate £319 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.74% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 8
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +40.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 7 across the Basingstoke region.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Basingstoke region.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (82.35%) Active Directory
3 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 15 (44.12%) VMware
4 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (41.18%) Hyper-V
6 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
7 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
7 12 (35.29%) SQL
7 12 (35.29%) VBScript
7 12 (35.29%) VB
7 12 (35.29%) Oracle
8 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (32.35%) SCCM
9 10 (29.41%) DV Cleared
10 8 (23.53%) Bomgar
10 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (23.53%) Email Management
10 8 (23.53%) Windows 10
11 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (20.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 7 (20.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 7 (20.59%) Linux
11 7 (20.59%) Open Source
11 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
12 6 (17.65%) StarTeam
12 6 (17.65%) ITIL
12 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
12 6 (17.65%) Borland

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) StarTeam
2 1 (2.94%) InstallShield
2 1 (2.94%) MSI
2 1 (2.94%) TestDirector
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Integration Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (23.53%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Service Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Support Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) IT Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Design Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Office 365 Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.94%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (23.53%) Windows 10
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (20.59%) Linux
4 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.82%) Unix
5 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Solaris
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Email Management
2 7 (20.59%) Open Source
3 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 6 (17.65%) ITIL
4 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (2.94%) CRM
5 1 (2.94%) ERP
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
1 12 (35.29%) VB
1 12 (35.29%) VBScript
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
2 10 (29.41%) DV Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) MCP
4 1 (2.94%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 28 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (41.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) SCCM
2 7 (20.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (20.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (5.88%) SCSM
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 15 (44.12%) VMware
3 12 (35.29%) Oracle
4 8 (23.53%) Bomgar
5 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
6 6 (17.65%) Borland
7 4 (11.76%) Cisco
7 4 (11.76%) Juniper
8 1 (2.94%) Citrix