The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 16 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 29 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.03% 4.00% 2.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.22% 17.71% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 5
Median daily rate £165 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £125 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £405 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £200 £188
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 2
Median hourly rate £11.17 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.18% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.29 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-4.73% -
Windows 7
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
90 96 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.04% 22.59% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 78 36
Median daily rate £413 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £163 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £409 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 8
Median hourly rate £11.17 £16.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.18% +45.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 7 across the Cardiff region.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Cardiff region.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (61.36%) Active Directory
3 24 (54.55%) MS Office
4 19 (43.18%) ITIL
5 11 (25.00%) iPhone
5 11 (25.00%) iPad
6 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 8 (18.18%) Network Management
7 8 (18.18%) Windows 10
8 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
8 6 (13.64%) Citrix
9 5 (11.36%) SCCM
9 5 (11.36%) Office 365
10 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
10 4 (9.09%) Statistics
10 4 (9.09%) Apple
10 4 (9.09%) ITSM
10 4 (9.09%) Windows XP
11 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
12 2 (4.55%) Smartphone
12 2 (4.55%) Skype
12 2 (4.55%) Skype for Business
12 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
12 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
12 2 (4.55%) Publishing
12 2 (4.55%) Migration
12 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
13 1 (2.27%) Cisco
13 1 (2.27%) SAP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (4.55%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (54.55%) MS Office
2 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Skype
1 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) Wireless
General
1 2 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) 2nd Line Support
1 17 (38.64%) Analyst
2 13 (29.55%) Service Analyst
2 13 (29.55%) Service Desk Analyst
2 13 (29.55%) Support Engineer
3 12 (27.27%) Desktop Support
4 11 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 8 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 6 (13.64%) Rollout Engineer
8 5 (11.36%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (11.36%) Support Analyst
9 4 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (9.09%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
9 4 (9.09%) IT Support
10 3 (6.82%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) iPad
1 11 (25.00%) iPhone
2 4 (9.09%) Statistics
3 2 (4.55%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows 10
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 4 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Network Management
3 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 4 (9.09%) ITSM
4 2 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (2.27%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.27%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 27 (61.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Citrix
3 4 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco
4 1 (2.27%) Dell
4 1 (2.27%) SAP