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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 32 44 24
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -20
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 31 34 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.21% 4.31% 6.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.92% 12.93% 21.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 17
Median daily rate £140 £256 £203
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.36% +26.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £164 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £339 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £190 £210
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 15
Median hourly rate £10.00 £17.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +30.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
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
173 263 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 29.08% 33.38% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 152 100
Median daily rate £350 £338 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £208 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £417 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 35 33
Median hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.91% +58.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £32.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +22 13 £130 -58.06% 2
Peterborough +2 13 £237 +5.33%
Huntingdon - 3 - -
St Neots - 1 £118 -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (68.00%) Active Directory
3 31 (62.00%) MS Office
4 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
5 22 (44.00%) ITIL
6 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
6 14 (28.00%) Windows XP
6 14 (28.00%) SLA
6 14 (28.00%) Windows 8
7 13 (26.00%) SCCM
8 12 (24.00%) Apple
9 11 (22.00%) MS Exchange
10 10 (20.00%) Mac OS
10 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (18.00%) Apple iOS
12 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
12 8 (16.00%) Citrix
13 7 (14.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 7 (14.00%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (14.00%) Cisco
13 7 (14.00%) DNS
13 7 (14.00%) MCSE
13 7 (14.00%) Windows Vista
13 7 (14.00%) Software Deployment
14 6 (12.00%) VMware
14 6 (12.00%) Information Security
14 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
14 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (12.00%) LAN
14 6 (12.00%) Oracle

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 11 (22.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.00%) IIS
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 31 (62.00%) MS Office
2 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (4.00%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) DNS
2 6 (12.00%) LAN
2 6 (12.00%) WAN
3 3 (6.00%) DHCP
4 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.00%) Skype
4 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.00%) VoIP
4 1 (2.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) MySQL
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.00%) Local Government
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Desktop Support
2 13 (26.00%) Analyst
3 11 (22.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Support Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Support Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) IT Support
8 4 (8.00%) Service Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Support Technician
9 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (6.00%) IT Support Technician
9 3 (6.00%) IT Technician
9 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
10 2 (4.00%) Desktop Support Technician
10 2 (4.00%) Desktop Technician
10 2 (4.00%) Rollout Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.00%) CCTV
4 2 (4.00%) BYOD
4 2 (4.00%) Hedge funds
4 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.00%) iPad
5 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (28.00%) Windows 8
2 14 (28.00%) Windows XP
3 10 (20.00%) Mac OS
4 9 (18.00%) Apple iOS
5 7 (14.00%) Windows Vista
6 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (8.00%) Windows 10
7 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
7 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (4.00%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) ITIL
2 7 (14.00%) Software Deployment
3 6 (12.00%) Information Security
3 6 (12.00%) Service Management
4 5 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (8.00%) Application Packaging
6 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.00%) Project Management
7 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.00%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.00%) ITSM
8 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.00%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (6.00%) VBScript
2 2 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (14.00%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (14.00%) MCSE
4 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.00%) CCNA
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (6.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (6.00%) MCSA
6 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.00%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (26.00%) SCCM
2 7 (14.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (6.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (6.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (4.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.00%) Apple
3 8 (16.00%) Citrix
4 7 (14.00%) Cisco
5 6 (12.00%) Oracle
5 6 (12.00%) VMware
6 5 (10.00%) Remedy
7 4 (8.00%) Symantec
8 3 (6.00%) Altiris
8 3 (6.00%) BMC
8 3 (6.00%) Cognos
8 3 (6.00%) HP
8 3 (6.00%) WorldPay
9 1 (2.00%) Computacenter
9 1 (2.00%) Dell