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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 35 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 25 38 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.31% 5.03% 5.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.79% 16.52% 18.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 16
Median daily rate £120 £200 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £101 £164 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £302 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £190 £203
% change year-on-year
- -6.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 10
Median hourly rate £13.75 £14.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.40 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £21.40 £23.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.02 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.32% -3.33%
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
169 230 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.14% 30.42% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 114 79
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £200 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £401 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 46 29
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +26.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.40 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £38.85 £32.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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
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 26 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
Cambridge -1 12 £120 -31.42% 3
Peterborough +3 9 £150 -33.33% 1
Huntingdon 0 2 - -
St Neots - 1 £118 -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (75.47%) Active Directory
3 31 (58.49%) MS Office
4 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
5 24 (45.28%) ITIL
6 18 (33.96%) Windows XP
7 15 (28.30%) MS Excel
8 14 (26.42%) SLA
8 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (26.42%) Apple
8 14 (26.42%) Windows 8
9 13 (24.53%) MS Exchange
10 12 (22.64%) MCSE
10 12 (22.64%) SCCM
11 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
12 9 (16.98%) Mac OS
12 9 (16.98%) Apple iOS
12 9 (16.98%) Service Management
12 9 (16.98%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (15.09%) Blackberry
13 8 (15.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 8 (15.09%) LAN
13 8 (15.09%) Citrix
14 7 (13.21%) Cisco
14 7 (13.21%) DNS
14 7 (13.21%) WAN
14 7 (13.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 7 (13.21%) ITIL V3
14 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (13.21%) VMware

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 13 (24.53%) MS Exchange
2 8 (15.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.66%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.77%) IIS
5 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 31 (58.49%) MS Office
2 15 (28.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.77%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) LAN
2 7 (13.21%) DNS
2 7 (13.21%) WAN
3 4 (7.55%) VoIP
4 2 (3.77%) DHCP
4 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.77%) Wireless
5 1 (1.89%) Firewall
5 1 (1.89%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.89%) SAN
5 1 (1.89%) Skype
5 1 (1.89%) VPN
5 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) MySQL
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (7.55%) Retail
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.89%) Local Government
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Desktop Support
2 14 (26.42%) Analyst
3 12 (22.64%) Support Engineer
4 11 (20.75%) Desktop Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) 1st Line Support
5 9 (16.98%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) Support Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Desktop Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (7.55%) IT Support
8 3 (5.66%) IT Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Service Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Technical Support
9 2 (3.77%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 2 (3.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Service Desk Support
9 2 (3.77%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Blackberry
2 7 (13.21%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.66%) CCTV
4 2 (3.77%) BYOD
4 2 (3.77%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.89%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.89%) iPad
5 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (33.96%) Windows XP
3 14 (26.42%) Windows 8
4 9 (16.98%) Apple iOS
4 9 (16.98%) Mac OS
5 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (13.21%) Windows Vista
6 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
7 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (5.66%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.89%) Linux
9 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) ITIL
2 9 (16.98%) Service Management
3 7 (13.21%) ITIL V3
3 7 (13.21%) Software Deployment
4 6 (11.32%) Information Security
5 5 (9.43%) Application Packaging
6 4 (7.55%) Asset Management
6 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (7.55%) ITSM
7 3 (5.66%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.89%) Change Control
8 1 (1.89%) Migration
8 1 (1.89%) Network Management
8 1 (1.89%) Network Optimisation
8 1 (1.89%) Regression Testing
8 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.77%) C
2 2 (3.77%) VBScript
3 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (22.64%) MCSE
3 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
4 9 (16.98%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) CCNA
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (3.77%) MCSA
7 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.42%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (75.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) SCCM
2 7 (13.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (5.66%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (5.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (3.77%) Control-M
Vendors
1 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.42%) Apple
3 8 (15.09%) Citrix
4 7 (13.21%) Cisco
4 7 (13.21%) VMware
5 5 (9.43%) Oracle
6 4 (7.55%) HP
6 4 (7.55%) Remedy
6 4 (7.55%) Symantec
7 3 (5.66%) Altiris
7 3 (5.66%) BMC
7 3 (5.66%) WorldPay
8 2 (3.77%) Cognos
9 1 (1.89%) arcserve
9 1 (1.89%) Avaya
9 1 (1.89%) CA
9 1 (1.89%) Computacenter
9 1 (1.89%) Dell
9 1 (1.89%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow