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 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 12 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 11 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.48% 5.10% 5.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.58% 10.42% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £145 £88 £678
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.71% -87.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £188
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 - £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.88 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
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
43 48 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 40.95% 48.98% 38.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 33 25
Median daily rate £400 £315 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £88 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £678
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 10
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £17.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 - £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 - £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (26.67%) MS Office
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) XenApp
6 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (13.33%) DBS Check
6 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (13.33%) SLA
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 1 (6.67%) SQL
7 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
7 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
7 1 (6.67%) SAN
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.67%) Internet
7 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
7 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (6.67%) SCCM
7 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
7 1 (6.67%) Migration
7 1 (6.67%) VMware
7 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Service Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (20.00%) Build Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Azure Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) PC Build Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) DBS Check
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) XenApp
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) VMware