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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 21 30 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 55 36 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.53% 4.76% 6.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.50% 19.78% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 13
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.53% -41.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £179 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £260 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £275 £263
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 15
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -52.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.94 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £20.50 £83.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -7.53%
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
234 182 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 27.79% 24.07% 36.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 72 104
Average daily rate £325 £293 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £175 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 30 84
Average hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -50.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +2 26 £138 - 3
Peterborough +4 13 £130 -39.53% 2
Huntingdon - 1 - -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 93 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (49.46%) Active Directory
3 41 (44.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (27.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (27.96%) Microsoft
5 22 (23.66%) Cisco
5 22 (23.66%) MS Office
6 21 (22.58%) Windows XP
7 20 (21.51%) TCP/IP
8 19 (20.43%) LAN
8 19 (20.43%) WAN
9 18 (19.35%) MS Exchange
9 18 (19.35%) HP
9 18 (19.35%) Citrix
10 16 (17.20%) Migration
10 16 (17.20%) Exchange Server 2003
10 16 (17.20%) Exchange Server 2010
11 15 (16.13%) ITIL
11 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
12 14 (15.05%) Finance
13 13 (13.98%) SCCM
14 12 (12.90%) Video Conferencing
14 12 (12.90%) Hyper-V
14 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (12.90%) VMware
14 12 (12.90%) Firewall
14 12 (12.90%) Wireless
14 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
14 12 (12.90%) DHCP
14 12 (12.90%) DNS

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 16 (17.20%) Exchange Server 2003
2 16 (17.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.60%) Lync
4 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.15%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (23.66%) MS Office
2 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.51%) TCP/IP
2 19 (20.43%) LAN
2 19 (20.43%) WAN
3 12 (12.90%) Firewall
3 12 (12.90%) Wireless
3 12 (12.90%) DHCP
3 12 (12.90%) DNS
3 12 (12.90%) SAN
4 9 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (3.23%) Network Security
5 3 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (3.23%) Internet
5 3 (3.23%) VPN
5 3 (3.23%) VoIP
5 3 (3.23%) IPv6
6 1 (1.08%) HTTP
6 1 (1.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.38%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (8.60%) MSI
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.15%) InstallShield
3 2 (2.15%) AdminStudio
3 2 (2.15%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 14 (15.05%) Finance
2 11 (11.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (25.81%) Analyst
2 19 (20.43%) Support Engineer
3 15 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support
4 13 (13.98%) Support Analyst
5 9 (9.68%) Desktop Support
6 8 (8.60%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (7.53%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (7.53%) Service Analyst
7 7 (7.53%) Applications Packager
8 6 (6.45%) Technical Support
8 6 (6.45%) IT Support
8 6 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Server Support
9 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Technical Support Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Deployment Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.30%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (6.45%) Smartphone
3 4 (4.30%) Thin Client
3 4 (4.30%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.30%) CCTV
3 4 (4.30%) Fat Client
3 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.23%) NHS
5 1 (1.08%) iPhone
5 1 (1.08%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 93 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (44.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (27.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (22.58%) Windows XP
5 12 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (11.83%) Windows 8
7 8 (8.60%) Linux
8 6 (6.45%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.15%) UNIX
9 2 (2.15%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.08%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.20%) Migration
2 15 (16.13%) ITIL
3 8 (8.60%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (8.60%) Change Control
4 5 (5.38%) Service Management
5 3 (3.23%) Network Management
5 3 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.15%) Project Management
6 2 (2.15%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.15%) Computer Architecture
6 2 (2.15%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.08%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.08%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.08%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.08%) Software Distribution
7 1 (1.08%) Validation
7 1 (1.08%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.83%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.60%) VBScript
3 7 (7.53%) VB
4 5 (5.38%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.30%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.23%) Degree
2 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.23%) MCSE
3 2 (2.15%) MCSA
3 2 (2.15%) MCP
3 2 (2.15%) A+ Certification
3 2 (2.15%) MOS
4 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (49.46%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.90%) Hyper-V
3 9 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (8.60%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (13.98%) SCCM
2 3 (3.23%) SCOM
2 3 (3.23%) SCVMM
2 3 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (3.23%) SCOrch
2 3 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (3.23%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.08%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 26 (27.96%) Microsoft
2 22 (23.66%) Cisco
3 18 (19.35%) HP
3 18 (19.35%) Citrix
4 12 (12.90%) VMware
5 8 (8.60%) Avaya
6 7 (7.53%) Remedy
7 6 (6.45%) AppSense
8 5 (5.38%) Polycom
8 5 (5.38%) Oracle
8 5 (5.38%) BMC
9 4 (4.30%) Apple
10 3 (3.23%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.23%) Symantec
10 3 (3.23%) CA
10 3 (3.23%) Nokia
11 2 (2.15%) Lotus
12 1 (1.08%) Altiris
12 1 (1.08%) Dell
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