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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 17 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 18 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 7.83% 6.77% 8.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.09% 33.33% 45.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 6
Average daily rate
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£238 £148 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.18% -49.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £105 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £425 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £210 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -23.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.34 £17.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.48% -27.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £14.63
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.56%
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
69 51 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 30.00% 20.32% 19.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 18
Average daily rate £300 £250 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £125 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £433 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 5
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.84 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -32.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.34 £11.00 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £15.28 £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Devon region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 April 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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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
Exeter -8 4 - - 2
Plymouth +1 2 £238 -36.60%
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) MS Office
3 12 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 11 (30.56%) Firewall
4 11 (30.56%) Cisco
4 11 (30.56%) Windows XP
4 11 (30.56%) CCNA
4 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 5 (13.89%) Migration
6 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
6 5 (13.89%) Citrix
6 5 (13.89%) Novell
7 4 (11.11%) VMware
7 4 (11.11%) Office 365
8 3 (8.33%) Lync
8 3 (8.33%) CMDB
8 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
9 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
9 2 (5.56%) ITIL
9 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
9 2 (5.56%) HP
9 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (5.56%) SCCM
10 1 (2.78%) Data Migration
10 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
10 1 (2.78%) F5

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 3 (8.33%) Lync
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (38.89%) MS Office
2 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) LAN
2 1 (2.78%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Network Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Deployment Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.33%) Rollout Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) IT Support
5 3 (8.33%) Desktop Technician
5 3 (8.33%) Support Technician
5 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support Technician
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Network Support
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.78%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) CMDB
2 1 (2.78%) EPoS
2 1 (2.78%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 11 (30.56%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Migration
2 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (2.78%) Service Management
4 1 (2.78%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) CCNA
1 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.78%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Cisco
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Citrix
2 5 (13.89%) Novell
3 4 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) Compaq
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.78%) Juniper
5 1 (2.78%) F5
Torquay, Devon
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