The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 20 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 13 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 5.83% 6.96% 6.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.31% 21.05% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 4
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£120 £110 £129
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -14.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £88 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £150 £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £214 £208 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.01% -24.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +45.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.38 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-7.75% -
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 Dorset region.

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
64 76 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 28.70% 33.04% 24.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 41 20
Average daily rate £255 £425 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £108 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 7
Average hourly rate £32.00 £18.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -44.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £141.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 17 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
Bournemouth +8 8 £115 -4.16%
Poole - - - -
Wimborne - - - -
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (25.00%) MSI
4 7 (25.00%) Migration
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (25.00%) Application Packaging
5 5 (17.86%) Banking
5 5 (17.86%) Windows 8
6 4 (14.29%) Citrix
6 4 (14.29%) ServiceNow
7 3 (10.71%) SCCM
7 3 (10.71%) Finance
7 3 (10.71%) SLA
7 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
7 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL
7 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
7 3 (10.71%) MS Office
8 2 (7.14%) ADSL
8 2 (7.14%) VoIP
8 2 (7.14%) DNS
8 2 (7.14%) Firewall
8 2 (7.14%) Time Management
8 2 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (3.57%) Yeoman

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (10.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.14%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) ADSL
2 2 (7.14%) VoIP
3 1 (3.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MSI
2 1 (3.57%) Yeoman
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.86%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Applications Packager
1 7 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Rollout Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) IT Support
4 2 (7.14%) Programmer
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.57%) Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.57%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
1 1 (3.57%) Handset
1 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
1 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 2 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (3.57%) Network Management
4 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
1 1 (3.57%) LINC
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) ServiceNow
2 4 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) CA
3 1 (3.57%) Remedy
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Altiris
3 1 (3.57%) HP
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