The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 71 62 31
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -31
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 6 29 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.64% 2.38% 4.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.03% 10.25% 25.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 24
Median daily rate £300 £250 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £235 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £365 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £190 £210
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 10
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
Windows 7
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
198 283 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.13% 23.20% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 108 94
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 27
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +1.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.87 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £26.80 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -6 5 £245 -2.00% 6
High Wycombe - 1 £405 - 4
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
3 11 (33.33%) MS Office
3 11 (33.33%) ATM
4 10 (30.30%) Finance
5 7 (21.21%) C++
5 7 (21.21%) Fault Management
6 6 (18.18%) SCCM
6 6 (18.18%) Incident Management
7 5 (15.15%) Xcode
7 5 (15.15%) Objective-C
7 5 (15.15%) VMware
7 5 (15.15%) .NET
7 5 (15.15%) ATL
7 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
7 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.15%) POCO
8 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
8 4 (12.12%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (12.12%) MS Project
8 4 (12.12%) Logistics
9 3 (9.09%) Banking
9 3 (9.09%) Financial Institution
9 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
10 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement
10 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
10 2 (6.06%) DCOM
10 2 (6.06%) PMP
10 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
10 2 (6.06%) Back Office

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Office
2 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
3 4 (12.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Xcode
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.06%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 11 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Support Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) C++ Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Manager
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Support Technician
7 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) IT Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) IT Support
7 2 (6.06%) Migration Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Migration Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) .NET
1 5 (15.15%) ATL
1 5 (15.15%) POCO
2 2 (6.06%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
1 1 (3.03%) iPhone
1 1 (3.03%) Statistics
1 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Fault Management
2 6 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.12%) Logistics
3 4 (12.12%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement
5 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.03%) Functional Testing
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.03%) Release Management
6 1 (3.03%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) C++
2 5 (15.15%) Objective-C
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
1 2 (6.06%) PMP
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
1 5 (15.15%) VMware
2 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco
2 1 (3.03%) ILOG
2 1 (3.03%) Lotus
2 1 (3.03%) Meraki
2 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds