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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 2 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 26 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 66.67% 30.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.79% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £140 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-23.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -
Operating Systems Category
Cornwall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
33 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 84.62% 30.00% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate £140 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £9.76
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cornwall

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average Daily Rate
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Truro - 11 £356 -
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) Migration
3 16 (55.17%) Windows XP
4 15 (51.72%) Change Management
5 9 (31.03%) CMDB
5 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (31.03%) ITIL
5 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
5 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (20.69%) Citrix
6 6 (20.69%) MS Office
7 5 (17.24%) XenApp
7 5 (17.24%) XenDesktop
7 5 (17.24%) Thin Client
7 5 (17.24%) Fat Client
8 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
8 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
8 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
8 4 (13.79%) SLA
9 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
9 1 (3.45%) Dell
9 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 6 (20.69%) MS Office
General
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Analyst
1 6 (20.69%) Senior Technician
2 5 (17.24%) Service Desk Technician
2 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) ICT Technician
4 3 (10.34%) Testing Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.45%) IT Support
6 1 (3.45%) Desktop Technician
6 1 (3.45%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.45%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) UAT Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Migration Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Deployment Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support Technician
6 1 (3.45%) Deployment Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) CMDB
2 5 (17.24%) Thin Client
2 5 (17.24%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Windows XP
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Migration
2 15 (51.72%) Change Management
3 9 (31.03%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) XenApp
1 5 (17.24%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) Dell