The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cornwall region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Cornwall region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 7 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 17.07% - 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.17% - 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£231 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £275 £265
% change year-on-year
-23.63% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Operating Systems Category
Cornwall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 58.54% 33.33% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £163 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Cornwall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Cornwall

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Cornwall

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Cornwall

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Cornwall

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cornwall 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Migration
3 11 (44.00%) Windows XP
4 9 (36.00%) Change Management
5 6 (24.00%) CMDB
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.00%) ITIL
7 4 (16.00%) MS Office
8 3 (12.00%) Fat Client
8 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (12.00%) Thin Client
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
9 2 (8.00%) SLA
9 2 (8.00%) Banking
9 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
9 2 (8.00%) Finance
9 2 (8.00%) Citrix
9 2 (8.00%) Application Packaging
9 2 (8.00%) XenApp
9 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
10 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
10 1 (4.00%) SCCM
10 1 (4.00%) Data Validation
10 1 (4.00%) Release Management
10 1 (4.00%) Validation
10 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
10 1 (4.00%) BT

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cornwall 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.

Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Senior Technician
3 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Technician
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) ICT Technician
4 2 (8.00%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Deployment Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Testing Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Packager
5 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) CMDB
2 3 (12.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (12.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Migration
2 9 (36.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Release Management
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) Validation
6 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.00%) Data Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) XenApp
1 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) BT
3 1 (4.00%) Dell