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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 61 47 27
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -20
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 19 46 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.81% 3.57% 6.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.96% 18.33% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 29
Median daily rate £325 £250 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £130 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £370 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £211 £223 £204
% change year-on-year
-5.16% +9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 12
Median hourly rate £22.50 £13.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -17.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.10 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £16.20 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
212 251 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.17% 19.47% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 87 109
Median daily rate £375 £400 £276
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +44.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.24 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.65 £41.80 £76.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

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 6 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 6 May 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 -19 11 £155 -31.11% 1
High Wycombe +2 4 £350 -12.50% 3
Buckingham 0 2 - -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (45.00%) MS Office
3 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
4 15 (37.50%) ATM
5 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (32.50%) Finance
7 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 7 (17.50%) C++
8 7 (17.50%) Windows 8
9 6 (15.00%) Statistics
9 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
10 5 (12.50%) Data Security
10 5 (12.50%) Xcode
10 5 (12.50%) Objective-C
10 5 (12.50%) VMware
10 5 (12.50%) .NET
10 5 (12.50%) ATL
10 5 (12.50%) Fault Management
10 5 (12.50%) SCCM
10 5 (12.50%) Data Analysis
10 5 (12.50%) POCO
10 5 (12.50%) Data Governance
10 5 (12.50%) Data Structures
11 4 (10.00%) Logistics
11 4 (10.00%) MS Project
12 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
12 3 (7.50%) ITIL
12 3 (7.50%) Financial Institution
12 3 (7.50%) Banking
12 3 (7.50%) Project Planning

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 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (45.00%) MS Office
2 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) ATM
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (2.50%) VLAN
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
2 3 (7.50%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (15.00%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.50%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) IT Support
6 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
7 2 (5.00%) IT Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Migration Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Migration Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) .NET
1 5 (12.50%) ATL
1 5 (12.50%) POCO
2 2 (5.00%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Statistics
2 5 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.50%) iPhone
3 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Windows 8
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.50%) Unix
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 5 (12.50%) Data Governance
2 5 (12.50%) Data Security
2 5 (12.50%) Fault Management
3 4 (10.00%) Logistics
4 3 (7.50%) ITIL
4 3 (7.50%) Project Planning
5 2 (5.00%) Migration
5 2 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.50%) Change Control
6 1 (2.50%) ITSM
6 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.50%) Release Management
6 1 (2.50%) Service Management
6 1 (2.50%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) C++
2 5 (12.50%) Objective-C
3 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.00%) PMP
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) OVSD
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) Blue Coat
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) ILOG
3 1 (2.50%) Lotus
3 1 (2.50%) Meraki
3 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds