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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 27 33 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 11 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.62% 3.08% 2.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.25% 8.24% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Average daily rate
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£150 £150 £118
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £150 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £150 £120
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £195 £260
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.87 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -3.33%
Windows 7
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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
83 85 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 34.87% 37.44% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 40 8
Average daily rate £325 £394 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.46% +23.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £325 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £438 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 15
Average hourly rate £11.35 £175.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.51% +1029.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £44.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £175.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (24.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
5 5 (20.00%) SLA
5 5 (20.00%) CAD
5 5 (20.00%) Time Management
6 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
6 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (16.00%) Office 365
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (16.00%) VMware
6 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (16.00%) SQL
7 3 (12.00%) VBScript
7 3 (12.00%) VB
7 3 (12.00%) MySQL
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle
7 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (12.00%) Linux
7 3 (12.00%) CCNA
7 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (12.00%) LAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.00%) Lync
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.00%) OpenShift
2 3 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) LAN
1 3 (12.00%) VoIP
1 3 (12.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
2 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) StarTeam
2 1 (4.00%) NUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Moq
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Service Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (20.00%) Desktop Support
4 5 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (12.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Security Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) LAMP
2 1 (4.00%) COM
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Open Source
2 3 (12.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.00%) Life Science
3 1 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.00%) Linux
5 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.00%) UNIX
7 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (20.00%) CAD
2 5 (20.00%) Time Management
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (12.00%) Coaching
3 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.00%) ERP
5 1 (4.00%) Security Management
5 1 (4.00%) MVC
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) VBScript
2 3 (12.00%) VB
2 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) CCNA
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) RHCE
2 3 (12.00%) RHCSA
2 3 (12.00%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) Borland
3 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) McAfee
4 1 (4.00%) Sophos
4 1 (4.00%) Lumension