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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 34 29 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -19
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 1 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.54% 4.87% 9.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 22.81% 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 10
Median daily rate £375 £129 £103
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+191.26% +25.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £195 £200
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Median hourly rate - £21.15 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £14.72
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +3.60%
Windows 7
East Sussex

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
15 57 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 8.15% 21.35% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 41 26
Median daily rate £375 £330 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +120.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £228 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £360 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Median hourly rate - £21.15 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) MS Office
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) VoIP
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
7 1 (11.11%) Change Control
7 1 (11.11%) Office 365
7 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
7 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (11.11%) Information Management
7 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (11.11%) DCL
7 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) VMS Operator
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) VMS
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) Information Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 1 (11.11%) ITSM
2 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) DCL
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft