The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 29 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 7 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.39% 2.17% 4.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.50% 9.09% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate £350 £273 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.98% -39.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £198 £188 £193
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £39.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +110.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.87 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -4.34%
Windows 7
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
40 66 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 13.65% 23.91% 29.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 35
Average daily rate £300 £350 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -8.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £418 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 10
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
3 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (41.18%) Windows 8
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
5 5 (29.41%) SCCM
5 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
5 5 (29.41%) VMware
6 4 (23.53%) Firewall
6 4 (23.53%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (23.53%) BitLocker
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
6 4 (23.53%) Becrypt
7 3 (17.65%) POCO
7 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Xcode
7 3 (17.65%) Objective-C
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) C++
7 3 (17.65%) .NET
7 3 (17.65%) MS Office
7 3 (17.65%) ATL
8 2 (11.76%) VBScript
8 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
8 2 (11.76%) Migration
9 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Leader
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) C++ Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) ATL
1 3 (17.65%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows 8
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C++
1 3 (17.65%) Objective-C
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) BitLocker
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
2 1 (5.88%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Becrypt
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) AppSense
4 1 (5.88%) CA
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Remedy