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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 20 19 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +28
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 14 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.76% 6.40% 1.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.72% 13.98% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate
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£213 £263 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £220 £275
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.94
% change year-on-year
- +7.64%
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
79 93 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 32.51% 45.81% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 46 23
Average daily rate £383 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.98 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.30 £15.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 August 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (31.58%) SCCM
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle
6 5 (26.32%) MS Office
6 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (21.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (21.05%) VMware
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (21.05%) iPhone
8 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
8 3 (15.79%) SLA
8 3 (15.79%) VPN
8 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
8 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
9 2 (10.53%) ITIL
9 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
9 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
9 2 (10.53%) Law
9 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
9 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
9 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
9 2 (10.53%) F5

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.26%) NAS
2 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 2 (10.53%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Service Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Packager
5 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
2 4 (21.05%) iPhone
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Life Science
3 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.26%) UNIX
6 1 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
3 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MOS
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) F5
4 2 (10.53%) Bomgar
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Remedy