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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
South East / Berkshire
Rank 91 70 53
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -17
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 15 51 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.78% 2.09% 2.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.54% 11.86% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 41
Median daily rate £180 £225 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £135 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £365 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £195 £170
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 22 9
Median hourly rate £30.91 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.51% +11.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.13 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-10.74% +8.03%

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
271 430 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.01% 17.59% 19.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 244 259
Median daily rate £450 £388 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +15.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 42 21
Median hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £135.00 £55.65
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 20 January 2017.

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
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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -18 7 £170 -24.44%
Bracknell +2 4 £413 +205.55% 2
Wokingham -8 2 £344 -1.78%
Slough +6 1 £180 -48.57%
Windsor +2 1 £130 -64.38%
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (76.09%) Active Directory
3 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
4 14 (30.43%) Windows 10
5 13 (28.26%) MS Office
6 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
7 11 (23.91%) SCCM
7 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
8 10 (21.74%) Citrix
9 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
10 8 (17.39%) VMware
10 8 (17.39%) DV Cleared
10 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
11 7 (15.22%) ITIL
11 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (13.04%) DNS
12 6 (13.04%) SLA
12 6 (13.04%) Windows 8
12 6 (13.04%) Office 365
13 5 (10.87%) Android
13 5 (10.87%) Problem Management
13 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
13 5 (10.87%) Windows XP
13 5 (10.87%) MS Exchange
13 5 (10.87%) LAN
14 4 (8.70%) VPN
14 4 (8.70%) HP

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 (10.87%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.52%) Documentum
3 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Office
2 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) IaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) PaaS
3 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) DNS
2 5 (10.87%) LAN
3 4 (8.70%) VPN
4 3 (6.52%) DHCP
4 3 (6.52%) Firewall
4 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.35%) Skype
5 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.17%) NAS
6 1 (2.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Redmine
General
1 3 (6.52%) Local Government
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Support Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (17.39%) Desktop Support
4 6 (13.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) IT Support
6 4 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.70%) Service Desk Support
6 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) 1st Line Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.17%) FMCG
2 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (30.43%) Windows 10
3 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
4 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (13.04%) Windows 8
7 5 (10.87%) Android
7 5 (10.87%) Apple iOS
7 5 (10.87%) Windows XP
8 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.35%) Windows CE
9 2 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (4.35%) Windows Phone
10 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) ITIL
1 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
2 5 (10.87%) Problem Management
3 3 (6.52%) Network Management
4 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
4 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.35%) High Availability
4 2 (4.35%) Identity Management
4 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.35%) IT Asset Management
4 2 (4.35%) Migration
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (4.35%) Regression Testing
4 2 (4.35%) Service Management
5 1 (2.17%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 1 (2.17%) Case Management
5 1 (2.17%) Contract Management
5 1 (2.17%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (2.17%) Service Design
5 1 (2.17%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.35%) VBScript
3 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.39%) DV Cleared
3 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.35%) DBS Check
4 2 (4.35%) MCP
4 2 (4.35%) MCSE
4 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.17%) Degree
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 35 (76.09%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.70%) XenApp
4 3 (6.52%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.35%) vSphere
6 1 (2.17%) BitLocker
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (23.91%) SCCM
2 3 (6.52%) WSUS
3 1 (2.17%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.17%) SCSM
3 1 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) Citrix
3 8 (17.39%) VMware
4 4 (8.70%) HP
5 3 (6.52%) Apple
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco
5 3 (6.52%) EMC
6 2 (4.35%) Dell
6 2 (4.35%) MobileIron
6 2 (4.35%) NetApp
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle
6 2 (4.35%) SAP
7 1 (2.17%) AppSense
7 1 (2.17%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (2.17%) Google
7 1 (2.17%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.17%) Remedy
7 1 (2.17%) Symantec
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago