The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth 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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 12 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 8 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 7.77% 5.61% 12.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 24.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 10
Average daily rate
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£140 £475 £189
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-70.52% +151.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £200 £275
% change year-on-year
- -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £14.13 £12.71 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.13% +8.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.23 £12.48 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.03 £12.94 £14.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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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 Bournemouth region.

Operating Systems Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 25 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 27.18% 23.36% 36.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 30
Average daily rate £438 £393 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% +2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £120 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £311 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.54% -4.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £15.25 £12.42 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.78% +5.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.72 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £13.00 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 7 (46.67%) MS Office
4 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 5 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (33.33%) Perl
5 5 (33.33%) VBScript
5 5 (33.33%) .NET
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (33.33%) Symantec
5 5 (33.33%) Data Security
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 5 (33.33%) Banking
5 5 (33.33%) Web Development
5 5 (33.33%) QA
5 5 (33.33%) WCF
5 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (33.33%) vSphere
5 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 5 (33.33%) Patch Management
6 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (20.00%) XenApp

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) ADSL
1 1 (6.67%) VoIP
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (20.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) ICT Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
1 5 (33.33%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Data Security
1 5 (33.33%) Web Development
1 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 5 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C#
1 5 (33.33%) Perl
1 5 (33.33%) VBScript
1 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) vSphere
3 3 (20.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Citrix
2 5 (33.33%) Symantec
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Remedy