The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 7 15 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 13 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 12.38% 7.51% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.23% 40.63% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 0
Average daily rate
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£120 £403 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-70.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £275 £263
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -62.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -7.53%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Operating Systems Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
43 32 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 40.95% 18.50% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 19
Average daily rate £225 £400 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.67% +37.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £45.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.88% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
3 11 (45.83%) MS Office
4 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 5 (20.83%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) Military
8 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
8 3 (12.50%) LAN
8 3 (12.50%) Dell
9 2 (8.33%) Citrix
9 2 (8.33%) WAN
9 2 (8.33%) IBM Notes
9 2 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (8.33%) Symantec
9 2 (8.33%) Lotus
9 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
9 2 (8.33%) Service Management
9 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (8.33%) Windows Phone
10 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
10 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
10 1 (4.17%) Office 365
10 1 (4.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
10 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
10 1 (4.17%) QA
10 1 (4.17%) CMDB
10 1 (4.17%) Release Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) IBM Notes
1 2 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Office
2 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
General
1 4 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
1 9 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (29.17%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (29.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Training Consultant
5 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) IT Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Business Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) IT Support
7 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Phone
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (4.17%) Release Management
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.17%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) MCSE
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Dell
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) Lotus
3 2 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Apple