The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 16 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 7 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.03% - 7.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.22% - 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £145
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £188 £200
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.63 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.27 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.60% -3.33%
Windows 7
Gloucestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
46 53 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 39.66% 33.54% 41.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 44 26
Median daily rate £308 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.64% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £386 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £478 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 4
Median hourly rate £12.63 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 - £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.23 - £17.05
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 Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Windows 7
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 9 (81.82%) Windows 10
4 6 (54.55%) HP
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
6 4 (36.36%) VMware
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco
7 3 (27.27%) CCNA
8 2 (18.18%) Citrix
9 1 (9.09%) Symantec
9 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
9 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
9 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (9.09%) Server Building
9 1 (9.09%) Windows Server

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (63.64%) Support Engineer
3 6 (54.55%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (54.55%) Desktop Support
3 6 (54.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (45.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 5 (45.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (45.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (45.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (27.27%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (27.27%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 3 (27.27%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (27.27%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
5 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 3 (27.27%) NOC Technician
5 3 (27.27%) Support Technician
6 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 10
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNA
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) HP
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec