The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 82 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 26 76 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.30% 2.99% 3.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.65% 16.45% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 47
Median daily rate £306 £225 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.11% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £135 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £415 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £185
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 33 14
Median hourly rate £15.78 £30.90 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.93% +99.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.70 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.99 £55.55 £33.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Windows 7
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
340 462 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.02% 18.16% 20.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 244 285
Median daily rate £400 £380 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
- +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 53 28
Median hourly rate £43.28 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.83% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £55.55 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -27 9 £168 -25.55% 5
Slough +11 4 £228 - 1
Bracknell -6 3 £425 +95.40%
Wokingham -5 2 £344 -
Windsor +1 1 £130 -64.38%
Maidenhead 0 1 £700 +180.00%
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (68.42%) Active Directory
3 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 24 (42.11%) MS Office
5 21 (36.84%) Windows Server
6 13 (22.81%) ITIL
6 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
6 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (21.05%) Citrix
7 12 (21.05%) SLA
8 11 (19.30%) SCCM
9 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
9 10 (17.54%) HP
9 10 (17.54%) Windows 10
10 8 (14.04%) DV Cleared
10 8 (14.04%) Windows XP
10 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (12.28%) Windows 8
11 7 (12.28%) VPN
11 7 (12.28%) DNS
11 7 (12.28%) Service Delivery
11 7 (12.28%) VMware
11 7 (12.28%) XenApp
12 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (10.53%) Problem Management
12 6 (10.53%) LAN
12 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (10.53%) Data Privacy
12 6 (10.53%) Office 365
13 5 (8.77%) Cisco

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (8.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.26%) Documentum
2 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (42.11%) MS Office
2 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.75%) IaaS
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) PaaS
3 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) DNS
1 7 (12.28%) VPN
2 6 (10.53%) LAN
3 4 (7.02%) DHCP
4 3 (5.26%) Firewall
4 3 (5.26%) VoIP
4 3 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.51%) Skype
5 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.51%) Wireless
6 1 (1.75%) Internet
6 1 (1.75%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.75%) NAS
6 1 (1.75%) Network Security
6 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Redmine
General
1 3 (5.26%) Local Government
2 1 (1.75%) Billing
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) Support Engineer
2 13 (22.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (19.30%) Desktop Support
4 10 (17.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 9 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (15.79%) Analyst
5 9 (15.79%) Desktop Engineer
5 9 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
6 8 (14.04%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 8 (14.04%) IT Support
7 7 (12.28%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 7 (12.28%) Windows Support Engineer
8 6 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (8.77%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) IT Analyst
10 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 4 (7.02%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.51%) Clustering
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.75%) Statistics
2 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (36.84%) Windows Server
3 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (17.54%) Windows 10
5 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (14.04%) Windows XP
6 7 (12.28%) Windows 8
7 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.26%) Android
8 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
8 3 (5.26%) Linux
8 3 (5.26%) Unix
8 3 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.51%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) ITIL
2 7 (12.28%) Service Delivery
3 6 (10.53%) Data Privacy
3 6 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.26%) Migration
4 3 (5.26%) Network Management
5 2 (3.51%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.51%) Change Control
5 2 (3.51%) High Availability
5 2 (3.51%) IT Asset Management
5 2 (3.51%) Regression Testing
5 2 (3.51%) Service Management
6 1 (1.75%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (1.75%) Case Management
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (1.75%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.75%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (1.75%) Patch Management
6 1 (1.75%) Service Design
6 1 (1.75%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.04%) DV Cleared
3 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.51%) DBS Check
4 2 (3.51%) MCP
4 2 (3.51%) MCSE
5 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 39 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.28%) XenApp
3 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.51%) BitLocker
5 2 (3.51%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.51%) vSphere
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) SCCM
2 3 (5.26%) WSUS
3 2 (3.51%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.75%) SCSM
4 1 (1.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.05%) Citrix
3 10 (17.54%) HP
4 7 (12.28%) VMware
5 5 (8.77%) Cisco
6 3 (5.26%) Apple
6 3 (5.26%) Dell
6 3 (5.26%) EMC
6 3 (5.26%) Symantec
6 3 (5.26%) Veritas
7 2 (3.51%) Altiris
7 2 (3.51%) MobileIron
7 2 (3.51%) NetApp
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle
7 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.51%) SAP
8 1 (1.75%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (1.75%) Google
8 1 (1.75%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.75%) Remedy
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