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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 25 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 49 38 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.21% 5.06% 5.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.90% 20.77% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 12
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -47.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £171 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £250 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £250 £263
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 11
Average hourly rate £13.25 £16.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.18% -52.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £13.80 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.73 £21.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
214 183 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 27.12% 24.37% 36.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 73 104
Average daily rate £300 £275 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -20.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 25 76
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.25 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -51.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -5.88%

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 24 £134 -26.71% 4
Peterborough +4 13 £130 -37.34%
Huntingdon - 1 - -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 92 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 41 (44.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (29.35%) Microsoft
5 25 (27.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (23.91%) Cisco
6 22 (23.91%) Windows XP
7 21 (22.83%) LAN
7 21 (22.83%) MS Office
8 20 (21.74%) WAN
8 20 (21.74%) TCP/IP
9 18 (19.57%) MS Exchange
9 18 (19.57%) HP
10 17 (18.48%) Citrix
11 16 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
12 15 (16.30%) ITIL
12 15 (16.30%) MS Excel
12 15 (16.30%) Finance
12 15 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2003
13 14 (15.22%) Migration
13 14 (15.22%) Windows 8
13 14 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (14.13%) SCCM
14 13 (14.13%) DHCP
14 13 (14.13%) DNS
15 12 (13.04%) SAN
15 12 (13.04%) VMware
15 12 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
15 12 (13.04%) Hyper-V
16 11 (11.96%) PowerShell

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 18 (19.57%) MS Exchange
2 16 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (8.70%) Lync
5 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.17%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (22.83%) MS Office
2 15 (16.30%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.83%) LAN
2 20 (21.74%) WAN
2 20 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 13 (14.13%) DNS
3 13 (14.13%) DHCP
4 12 (13.04%) SAN
5 11 (11.96%) Firewall
5 11 (11.96%) Wireless
6 8 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (5.43%) VPN
8 3 (3.26%) IPv6
8 3 (3.26%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (3.26%) VoIP
8 3 (3.26%) Network Security
8 3 (3.26%) Internet
9 1 (1.09%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.09%) HTTP
9 1 (1.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (3.26%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) MSI
2 3 (3.26%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.17%) InstallShield
3 2 (2.17%) AdminStudio
3 2 (2.17%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 15 (16.30%) Finance
2 11 (11.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) Analyst
2 18 (19.57%) Support Engineer
3 15 (16.30%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (13.04%) Support Analyst
5 8 (8.70%) Desktop Support
6 7 (7.61%) Applications Packager
6 7 (7.61%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (6.52%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (6.52%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) Technical Support
7 6 (6.52%) Service Analyst
7 6 (6.52%) Deployment Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) IT Support
8 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Server Support
8 5 (5.43%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.43%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (6.52%) Smartphone
3 5 (5.43%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.35%) Thin Client
4 4 (4.35%) CCTV
4 4 (4.35%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.26%) NHS
6 1 (1.09%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 92 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (44.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (27.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (23.91%) Windows XP
5 14 (15.22%) Windows 8
5 14 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.61%) Linux
7 6 (6.52%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.17%) UNIX
9 1 (1.09%) Android
9 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.09%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.30%) ITIL
2 14 (15.22%) Migration
3 8 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (8.70%) Change Control
4 5 (5.43%) Service Management
5 3 (3.26%) Network Management
5 3 (3.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.17%) Computer Architecture
6 2 (2.17%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.17%) Project Management
6 2 (2.17%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.09%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.09%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.09%) Software Distribution
7 1 (1.09%) ITSM
7 1 (1.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.96%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.70%) VBScript
3 7 (7.61%) VB
4 5 (5.43%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.26%) MCSE
3 2 (2.17%) MCSA
3 2 (2.17%) MCP
3 2 (2.17%) A+ Certification
3 2 (2.17%) MOS
3 2 (2.17%) Degree
4 1 (1.09%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 9 (9.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (14.13%) SCCM
2 3 (3.26%) SCOM
2 3 (3.26%) SCVMM
2 3 (3.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (3.26%) SCOrch
2 3 (3.26%) ARCserve
2 3 (3.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 27 (29.35%) Microsoft
2 22 (23.91%) Cisco
3 18 (19.57%) HP
4 17 (18.48%) Citrix
5 12 (13.04%) VMware
6 8 (8.70%) Avaya
7 7 (7.61%) Remedy
8 6 (6.52%) Polycom
8 6 (6.52%) AppSense
9 5 (5.43%) BMC
9 5 (5.43%) Oracle
10 4 (4.35%) Dell
11 3 (3.26%) CA
11 3 (3.26%) Nokia
11 3 (3.26%) Apple
11 3 (3.26%) CheckPoint
11 3 (3.26%) Symantec
12 2 (2.17%) Lotus
13 1 (1.09%) Altiris
13 1 (1.09%) MobileIron
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