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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 25 25 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 67 58 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.69% 5.50% 4.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.38% 22.31% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 13 13
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% -45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £100 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £235 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £225 £270
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 15
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.27 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.03% -1.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.26 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.09 £16.12 £30.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.01 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -10.00%
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
254 260 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.56% 24.64% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 102 88
Average daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £125 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 38
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.27 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.03% -5.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.63 £33.75 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -2 52 £185 +32.14% 6
High Wycombe -4 5 - -
Marlow - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

1 127 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (48.03%) Active Directory
3 44 (34.65%) Windows XP
4 42 (33.07%) MS Office
5 39 (30.71%) Microsoft
6 35 (27.56%) MS Excel
6 35 (27.56%) Migration
7 26 (20.47%) SCCM
8 24 (18.90%) ITIL
9 19 (14.96%) Finance
10 13 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (10.24%) VBScript
10 13 (10.24%) PowerShell
10 13 (10.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (9.45%) Windows 8
11 12 (9.45%) Remedy
11 12 (9.45%) Microsoft App-V
12 11 (8.66%) Validation
12 11 (8.66%) Citrix
12 11 (8.66%) MS Access
12 11 (8.66%) MS Exchange
12 11 (8.66%) Spreadsheet
12 11 (8.66%) Data Validation
13 10 (7.87%) Security Cleared
13 10 (7.87%) ServiceNow
13 10 (7.87%) LAN
14 9 (7.09%) WAN
14 9 (7.09%) MSI
14 9 (7.09%) SC Cleared
14 9 (7.09%) Application Packaging

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 11 (8.66%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.57%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 42 (33.07%) MS Office
2 35 (27.56%) MS Excel
3 11 (8.66%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (4.72%) MS Project
5 5 (3.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.87%) LAN
2 9 (7.09%) WAN
3 8 (6.30%) ATM
4 5 (3.94%) SAN
5 4 (3.15%) MPLS
5 4 (3.15%) DSL
5 4 (3.15%) Firewall
5 4 (3.15%) BIG-IP
6 3 (2.36%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.36%) NAS
7 2 (1.57%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (0.79%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.79%) VLAN
8 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.79%) Wireless
8 1 (0.79%) VPN
8 1 (0.79%) DNS
8 1 (0.79%) 3G
8 1 (0.79%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.66%) MS Access
2 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (7.09%) MSI
2 5 (3.94%) InstallShield
3 4 (3.15%) AdminStudio
4 3 (2.36%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 19 (14.96%) Finance
2 8 (6.30%) Banking
3 6 (4.72%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.57%) Back Office
4 2 (1.57%) Legal
4 2 (1.57%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (35.43%) Analyst
2 13 (10.24%) Project Manager
2 13 (10.24%) Service Analyst
2 13 (10.24%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (9.45%) Support Analyst
3 12 (9.45%) Help Desk Analyst
4 7 (5.51%) Applications Packager
5 6 (4.72%) Help Desk Support
5 6 (4.72%) Business Analyst
5 6 (4.72%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (3.15%) Consultant
6 4 (3.15%) Team Leader
6 4 (3.15%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (3.15%) Desktop Team Leader
6 4 (3.15%) IT Support
7 3 (2.36%) Deployment Engineer
7 3 (2.36%) Project Analyst
7 3 (2.36%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (2.36%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (2.36%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.09%) Application Packaging
2 3 (2.36%) WSH
3 2 (1.57%) .NET
4 1 (0.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.72%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.15%) Fat Client
3 4 (3.15%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.36%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.57%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.57%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.79%) PDA
6 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.79%) iPhone
6 1 (0.79%) EPoS
6 1 (0.79%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 127 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (34.65%) Windows XP
3 13 (10.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (9.45%) Windows 8
5 8 (6.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (5.51%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.79%) UNIX
7 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (27.56%) Migration
2 24 (18.90%) ITIL
3 13 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (8.66%) Validation
4 11 (8.66%) Data Validation
5 8 (6.30%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (5.51%) Project Management
6 7 (5.51%) Service Management
6 7 (5.51%) Problem Management
7 6 (4.72%) Logistics
7 6 (4.72%) Project Planning
8 5 (3.94%) Incident Management
8 5 (3.94%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.94%) Software Distribution
9 3 (2.36%) Software Testing
9 3 (2.36%) PRINCE2
10 2 (1.57%) ITSM
10 2 (1.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (1.57%) Build Automation
10 2 (1.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.24%) VBScript
1 13 (10.24%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.51%) VB
3 4 (3.15%) C
4 2 (1.57%) C#
4 2 (1.57%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (7.87%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.09%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.15%) MCSE
5 2 (1.57%) MCP
5 2 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.57%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) MCSA
6 1 (0.79%) CCNA
6 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.79%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.79%) PMP
6 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) SLA
1 4 (3.15%) QA
System Software
1 61 (48.03%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.45%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (5.51%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.15%) XenApp
5 4 (3.15%) Xen
5 4 (3.15%) NLBS
6 1 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.79%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (20.47%) SCCM
2 5 (3.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (3.15%) WSUS
3 4 (3.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (2.36%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.36%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (1.57%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 2 (1.57%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.57%) OVSD
5 2 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (30.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.45%) Remedy
3 11 (8.66%) Citrix
4 10 (7.87%) ServiceNow
5 7 (5.51%) VMware
5 7 (5.51%) Cisco
6 5 (3.94%) Symantec
7 4 (3.15%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.36%) Oracle
8 3 (2.36%) NetApp
9 2 (1.57%) Lotus
9 2 (1.57%) HP
9 2 (1.57%) Dell
10 1 (0.79%) Apple
10 1 (0.79%) Novell
10 1 (0.79%) AppSense
10 1 (0.79%) Computacenter
10 1 (0.79%) Veeam
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