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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 21 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 11 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 4.30% 4.21% 3.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.64% 17.78% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Median daily rate £145 £140 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £116 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £156 £188
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £190 £210
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £14.19 £11.00 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.02% -11.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
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
56 45 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 21.88% 23.68% 25.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 21 25
Median daily rate £384 £230 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.84% -48.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £120 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Median hourly rate £16.97 £33.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.96% +137.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £9.00 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.75 £49.19 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole +3 4 £148 +34.09%
Bournemouth -9 4 £133 -5.35% 2
Dorchester - 1 - -
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (45.00%) MS Office
4 9 (45.00%) SCCM
5 8 (40.00%) XenApp
5 8 (40.00%) Finance
5 8 (40.00%) Citrix
6 7 (35.00%) ITIL
7 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
7 6 (30.00%) MCP
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (25.00%) MCDST
8 5 (25.00%) VMware
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
9 4 (20.00%) Smartphone
9 4 (20.00%) Banking
9 4 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (20.00%) Remedy
9 4 (20.00%) BMC
9 4 (20.00%) Apple
9 4 (20.00%) Skype for Business
9 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (20.00%) ITIL V3
9 4 (20.00%) Skype
9 4 (20.00%) Patch Management
9 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
10 3 (15.00%) MCSE

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Skype
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Desktop Support
3 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) IT Support
4 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (10.00%) IT Technician
5 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Network Support
5 2 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (20.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (10.00%) iPad
3 2 (10.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (10.00%) Android
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (10.00%) SIEM
4 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) MCP
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (25.00%) MCDST
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (15.00%) MCSE
4 2 (10.00%) CCNA
4 2 (10.00%) CCNP
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Citrix
3 5 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) Apple
4 4 (20.00%) BMC
4 4 (20.00%) Remedy
5 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (5.00%) Intel Security
6 1 (5.00%) Veeam