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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 18 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 4 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.15% 2.26% 6.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.30% 5.77% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Median daily rate £300 - £130
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £200 £200
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £12.63 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 52 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 33.86% 39.10% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 40 18
Median daily rate £350 £430 £148
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +191.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £470 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £12.63 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.88% -13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) Windows 10
4 5 (55.56%) Windows 8
4 5 (55.56%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (11.11%) SAN
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) CCNA
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Server Building
6 1 (11.11%) vSphere
6 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) 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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Support Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 6 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 5 (55.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 5 (55.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 5 (55.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (55.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) NOC Technician
5 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 10
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 8
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Migration
1 1 (11.11%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft