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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 12 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 4.49% 5.71% 5.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% 21.05% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Average daily rate
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£130 £108 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.93% -72.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £88 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £125 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £210 £275
% change year-on-year
-11.90% -23.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £135.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.35 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.08% -10.34%
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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
26 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 29.21% 27.14% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 17
Average daily rate £215 £263 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.09% -37.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £90 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 2
Average hourly rate £24.00 £37.50 £11.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +216.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

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 24 December 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) Computacenter
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 2 (15.38%) C
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) SLA
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Remedy
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) MS Office
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) MCP
4 1 (7.69%) MCSA
4 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.69%) ADSL
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) LINC
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) ADSL
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Customer Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Service Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
2 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) LINC
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Computacenter
2 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.69%) Remedy