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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 34 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 9 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 3.26% 6.51% 5.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.98% 18.87% 28.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate £145 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £188 £190
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 £11.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% -37.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.97 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.39% -3.67%
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
53 106 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 19.20% 34.53% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 42 26
Average daily rate £325 £288 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +69.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £178 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £485 £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £10.00 £13.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £32.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Plymouth -5 5 £145 - 1
Exeter -3 3 £175 - 1
Barnstaple - 1 - - 1
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 4 (23.53%) SCCM
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) NHS
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Novell
5 2 (11.76%) Remedy
5 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) A+ Certification
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.88%) MS Office
6 1 (5.88%) Internet
6 1 (5.88%) VMware
6 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.88%) Office 365
6 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Rollout Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Rollout Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support
4 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Driving Licence
2 3 (17.65%) NHS
3 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL
1 2 (11.76%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
2 2 (11.76%) Novell
2 2 (11.76%) Remedy
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
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