The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 10 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 26 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 10.57% 0.53% 2.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.62% 5.26% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 3
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £288 £263
% change year-on-year
-23.47% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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 Brighton region.

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
71 19 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 28.86% 10.16% 14.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 9 14
Average daily rate £240 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.20% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £220 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £29.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.71% +46.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.38 £13.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.82 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.60 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -8.57%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 20 (45.45%) Windows XP
4 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
5 16 (36.36%) ITIL
6 11 (25.00%) MS Office
6 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (22.73%) Software Packaging
8 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (11.36%) VMware
10 4 (9.09%) Cisco
11 3 (6.82%) IIS
11 3 (6.82%) MCP
11 3 (6.82%) EMC
11 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (6.82%) SAN
11 3 (6.82%) Migration
11 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (6.82%) SCCM
12 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
12 2 (4.55%) COM+
12 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
12 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
12 2 (4.55%) Citrix
12 2 (4.55%) Service Management
12 2 (4.55%) Banking
12 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 (6.82%) IIS
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Office
1 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) SAN
2 1 (2.27%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.27%) DHCP
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) VPN
2 1 (2.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Analyst
2 15 (34.09%) Service Analyst
2 15 (34.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (13.64%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Rollout Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (9.09%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.82%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (4.55%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) SCCM Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Support Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Migration Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) Software Packaging
2 2 (4.55%) COM+
3 1 (2.27%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (45.45%) Windows XP
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (6.82%) Migration
3 2 (4.55%) Service Management
4 1 (2.27%) Project Management
4 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.27%) Document Management
4 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.27%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (6.82%) MCP
System Software
1 28 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) NetCrunch
3 1 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) VMware
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco
4 3 (6.82%) EMC
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix
5 2 (4.55%) Splunk
6 1 (2.27%) McAfee
6 1 (2.27%) HP
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