The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 42 22 32
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 31 51 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.73% 6.30% 4.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.74% 22.47% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 10
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -37.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £110 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £359 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £214 £268
% change year-on-year
-6.43% -20.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 7
Average hourly rate £14.75 £12.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.91% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £10.60 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £16.15 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Windows 7
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
197 227 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 23.73% 28.02% 23.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 121 68
Average daily rate £320 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £120 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 47 27
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.08% +39.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £57.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
Cambridge -16 15 £171 +24.54% 3
Peterborough -3 10 £141 +8.65%
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (60.29%) Active Directory
3 22 (32.35%) MS Office
4 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
5 18 (26.47%) ITIL
5 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (23.53%) Cisco
6 16 (23.53%) MS Exchange
7 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (19.12%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
9 12 (17.65%) HP
9 12 (17.65%) Hyper-V
9 12 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (14.71%) Mac OS X
10 10 (14.71%) LAN
10 10 (14.71%) Windows XP
10 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
10 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (14.71%) Firewall
10 10 (14.71%) Wireless
10 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (14.71%) HP Storage
10 10 (14.71%) Windows 8
11 9 (13.24%) Change Control
11 9 (13.24%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (13.24%) VMware
11 9 (13.24%) SharePoint
11 9 (13.24%) WAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 16 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 13 (19.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (13.24%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.47%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (32.35%) MS Office
2 13 (19.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) LAN
1 10 (14.71%) Wireless
1 10 (14.71%) Firewall
2 9 (13.24%) WAN
2 9 (13.24%) SAN
3 5 (7.35%) VPN
4 3 (4.41%) VoIP
5 2 (2.94%) DHCP
5 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.94%) DNS
5 2 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.47%) VLAN
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.47%) WebEx
6 1 (1.47%) Intranet
6 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.47%) MSI
General
1 5 (7.35%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (50.00%) Analyst
2 16 (23.53%) Desktop Support
3 15 (22.06%) Service Analyst
3 15 (22.06%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (19.12%) Support Engineer
5 11 (16.18%) Support Analyst
6 10 (14.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 10 (14.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 10 (14.71%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.41%) Desktop Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) IT Support
10 2 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) IT Support Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) HP Storage
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.35%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.94%) CCTV
3 2 (2.94%) iPhone
3 2 (2.94%) NHS
3 2 (2.94%) iPad
3 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.47%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (1.47%) BYOD
4 1 (1.47%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.47%) CMDB
4 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.47%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (14.71%) Windows 8
5 10 (14.71%) Windows XP
5 10 (14.71%) Mac OS X
6 8 (11.76%) Linux
7 2 (2.94%) UNIX
8 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.47%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) ITIL
2 9 (13.24%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (13.24%) Change Control
3 8 (11.76%) Network Management
4 5 (7.35%) Service Management
5 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.94%) Migration
8 1 (1.47%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (1.47%) CRM
8 1 (1.47%) ERP
8 1 (1.47%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.47%) Software Testing
8 1 (1.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.47%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.41%) MCSE
2 3 (4.41%) MCSA
2 3 (4.41%) PMP
2 3 (4.41%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.94%) MOS
3 2 (2.94%) A+ Certification
3 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.94%) Degree
3 2 (2.94%) MCP
3 2 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (60.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) ARCserve
2 5 (7.35%) SCCM
3 2 (2.94%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.47%) SCOM
4 1 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.47%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.53%) Cisco
3 12 (17.65%) HP
4 9 (13.24%) VMware
4 9 (13.24%) Citrix
5 8 (11.76%) CA
6 5 (7.35%) Remedy
7 3 (4.41%) WorldPay
8 2 (2.94%) BMC
8 2 (2.94%) Oracle
9 1 (1.47%) Dell
9 1 (1.47%) NetApp
9 1 (1.47%) Nokia
9 1 (1.47%) Apple
9 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.47%) Symantec
9 1 (1.47%) Altiris
9 1 (1.47%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.47%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.47%) Aruba
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