The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bridgend 21.05% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£198 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £187 £209 £275
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.17 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -11.46%
Windows 7
South Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
Bridgend
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bridgend 31.58% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £300 £123 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+144.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.63 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.09% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Bridgend

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Bridgend

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Bridgend

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Bridgend

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Bridgend

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bridgend 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) CCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) JNCIS
3 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Aruba
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Lumension
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bridgend 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (25.00%) OSPF
1 1 (25.00%) BGP
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) RIP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCSE
1 1 (25.00%) JNCIS
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (25.00%) Aruba
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Lumension
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) Websense
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco