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 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 33 49 19
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -30
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 28 29 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.68% 3.57% 7.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.79% 12.18% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 24
Median daily rate £174 £288 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.47% +121.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £98 £167 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £342 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £195 £200
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 13
Median hourly rate £10.00 £21.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.38% +61.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £14.72
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +3.60%
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
149 238 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 24.92% 29.31% 29.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 137 111
Median daily rate £350 £350 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £200 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £421 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 30 40
Median hourly rate £10.00 £23.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.52% +58.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 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 29 July 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Peterborough +4 14 £174 -
Cambridge +15 9 £140 -42.56% 4
Huntingdon - 2 - -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 32 (59.26%) MS Office
4 28 (51.85%) Microsoft
5 22 (40.74%) ITIL
6 16 (29.63%) Windows XP
6 16 (29.63%) Windows 8
7 14 (25.93%) SLA
7 14 (25.93%) SCCM
8 13 (24.07%) Apple
9 12 (22.22%) MS Exchange
9 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
10 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (20.37%) Citrix
11 10 (18.52%) Mac OS
12 9 (16.67%) Windows Vista
12 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
12 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (16.67%) Apple iOS
13 8 (14.81%) VMware
13 8 (14.81%) MCSE
14 7 (12.96%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (12.96%) DNS
14 7 (12.96%) Service Management
14 7 (12.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 7 (12.96%) Software Deployment
15 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
15 6 (11.11%) ITIL V3
15 6 (11.11%) Office 365
15 6 (11.11%) Blackberry

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 12 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.56%) IIS
4 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (59.26%) MS Office
2 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.70%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) DNS
2 5 (9.26%) LAN
2 5 (9.26%) WAN
3 3 (5.56%) DHCP
4 2 (3.70%) VoIP
5 1 (1.85%) Skype
5 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) MySQL
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 3 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.85%) Local Government
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Desktop Support
2 16 (29.63%) Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) Support Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) Support Engineer
4 10 (18.52%) Desktop Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
7 6 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 6 (11.11%) IT Support
8 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (7.41%) Service Analyst
9 4 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (7.41%) Support Technician
10 3 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
10 3 (5.56%) IT Technician
10 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
11 2 (3.70%) Rollout Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.56%) CCTV
4 2 (3.70%) BYOD
4 2 (3.70%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.70%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (29.63%) Windows 8
2 16 (29.63%) Windows XP
3 10 (18.52%) Mac OS
4 9 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (16.67%) Windows Vista
5 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 5 (9.26%) Windows 10
6 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.70%) Linux
8 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) ITIL
2 7 (12.96%) Service Management
2 7 (12.96%) Software Deployment
3 6 (11.11%) Information Security
3 6 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 4 (7.41%) Application Packaging
5 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.70%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.70%) ITSM
6 2 (3.70%) Project Management
6 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.85%) Regression Testing
7 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 3 (5.56%) VBScript
2 2 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 8 (14.81%) MCSE
4 7 (12.96%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.56%) CCNA
6 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (5.56%) MCSA
7 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.93%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.70%) XenApp
3 2 (3.70%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (25.93%) SCCM
2 7 (12.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (3.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.07%) Apple
3 11 (20.37%) Citrix
4 8 (14.81%) VMware
5 6 (11.11%) Cisco
5 6 (11.11%) Oracle
6 5 (9.26%) Remedy
7 4 (7.41%) Symantec
8 3 (5.56%) Altiris
8 3 (5.56%) BMC
8 3 (5.56%) Cognos
8 3 (5.56%) HP
8 3 (5.56%) WorldPay
9 1 (1.85%) Computacenter
9 1 (1.85%) Dell
9 1 (1.85%) Sophos
9 1 (1.85%) Virgin Media