The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 26 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 15 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 5.70% 2.54% 6.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.06% 13.51% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 7
Average daily rate
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£175 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 - £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £200 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £200 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £16.65
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 - £16.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 - £17.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Windows 7
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Operating Systems Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
68 37 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 25.86% 18.78% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 19
Average daily rate £225 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £377 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 3
Average hourly rate £19.25 £16.50 £17.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.90 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £21.00 £17.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barnstaple - 5 - -
Exeter -3 4 £150 - 2
Torquay - 1 £200 -
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) MS Office
3 16 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
4 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
5 9 (28.13%) VMware
6 8 (25.00%) Novell
7 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
7 6 (18.75%) Windows 8
8 5 (15.63%) Cisco
8 5 (15.63%) CCNA
8 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (15.63%) Firewall
8 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (9.38%) VLAN
9 3 (9.38%) CMDB
9 3 (9.38%) Migration
9 3 (9.38%) Citrix
9 3 (9.38%) HP
9 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
9 3 (9.38%) ITIL
9 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
9 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
10 2 (6.25%) Veeam
10 2 (6.25%) vSphere
10 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (6.25%) MS Excel

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.13%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (56.25%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) VLAN
3 2 (6.25%) SAN
3 2 (6.25%) LAN
3 2 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
4 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Desktop Support
2 11 (34.38%) Support Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Desktop Support Technician
4 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Support Technician
4 3 (9.38%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Desktop Technician
5 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) CMDB
2 2 (6.25%) Replication
2 2 (6.25%) PDA
3 1 (3.13%) Statistics
3 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (18.75%) Windows 8
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.38%) ITIL
1 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
1 3 (9.38%) Migration
2 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) CCNA
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
2 2 (6.25%) vSphere
2 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) Novell
4 5 (15.63%) Cisco
5 3 (9.38%) Citrix
5 3 (9.38%) HP
6 2 (6.25%) Compaq
6 2 (6.25%) Dell
6 2 (6.25%) Veeam
7 1 (3.13%) F5
7 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.13%) Juniper
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle
Exeter, Devon
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Rate: £150.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago