The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 47 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 122 161 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.87% 5.13% 5.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.49% 20.54% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 69 28
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£175 £170 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £115 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £350 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £220 £275
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 45 46
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.95 £21.50 £25.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.94
% change year-on-year
- +7.64%
Windows 7
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
740 784 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.48% 24.98% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 421 235
Average daily rate £350 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £135 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 126 111
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £35.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Essex -6 34 £350 +75.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -28 29 £179 +37.50% 4
Hertfordshire -4 23 £171 +7.03% 3
Bedfordshire +23 15 £110 -60.00%
Norfolk 0 11 £175 +1.44%
Suffolk +3 10 £175 -14.11% 3
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 244 (100.00%) Windows
2 124 (50.82%) Active Directory
3 85 (34.84%) Citrix
4 81 (33.20%) Microsoft
4 81 (33.20%) MS Office
5 68 (27.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 58 (23.77%) VMware
7 56 (22.95%) MS Excel
8 55 (22.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 54 (22.13%) ITIL
10 47 (19.26%) HP
11 46 (18.85%) MS Exchange
12 39 (15.98%) SharePoint
12 39 (15.98%) SLA
13 38 (15.57%) SAN
14 36 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
15 35 (14.34%) SCCM
16 34 (13.93%) Cisco
16 34 (13.93%) Finance
17 32 (13.11%) Windows XP
17 32 (13.11%) CRM
17 32 (13.11%) SQL
18 30 (12.30%) Blackberry
18 30 (12.30%) Windows 8
19 29 (11.89%) Symantec
20 26 (10.66%) Xen
21 25 (10.25%) Incident Management
22 24 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
22 24 (9.84%) Backup Exec
23 23 (9.43%) SAP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 46 (18.85%) MS Exchange
2 39 (15.98%) SharePoint
3 24 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (7.79%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.23%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.23%) Lync
8 2 (0.82%) Oracle UPK
9 1 (0.41%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.41%) IIS
9 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.41%) CMS
Applications
1 81 (33.20%) MS Office
2 56 (22.95%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (8.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (4.51%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.41%) TeleForm
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.41%) Radian6
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.41%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.74%) Office 365
2 2 (0.82%) Taleo
2 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.41%) SaaS
3 1 (0.41%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 38 (15.57%) SAN
2 19 (7.79%) Firewall
3 17 (6.97%) LAN
4 16 (6.56%) WAN
5 13 (5.33%) DNS
6 12 (4.92%) DHCP
7 11 (4.51%) Wireless
8 10 (4.10%) VPN
9 8 (3.28%) TCP/IP
10 6 (2.46%) Internet
11 5 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (2.05%) VoIP
12 4 (1.64%) Intranet
13 3 (1.23%) PBX
13 3 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (1.23%) NetScaler
14 2 (0.82%) RFID
14 2 (0.82%) VLAN
15 1 (0.41%) iSCSI
15 1 (0.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.61%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (5.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.82%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (3.28%) MSI
2 3 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 34 (13.93%) Finance
2 14 (5.74%) Law
3 8 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.82%) Banking
4 2 (0.82%) Local Government
5 1 (0.41%) German Language
5 1 (0.41%) Retail
5 1 (0.41%) Publishing
5 1 (0.41%) Legal
5 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 88 (36.07%) Analyst
2 40 (16.39%) Service Analyst
2 40 (16.39%) Service Desk Analyst
3 36 (14.75%) Support Engineer
3 36 (14.75%) Desktop Support
4 35 (14.34%) Support Analyst
5 30 (12.30%) 2nd Line Support
6 25 (10.25%) Help Desk Analyst
7 21 (8.61%) Desktop Engineer
8 20 (8.20%) Operations Engineer
9 17 (6.97%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 11 (4.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 10 (4.10%) 1st Line Support
12 9 (3.69%) Help Desk Support
12 9 (3.69%) IT Support
12 9 (3.69%) Desktop Analyst
13 8 (3.28%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 8 (3.28%) 3rd Line Support
14 7 (2.87%) Administrator
14 7 (2.87%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.64%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.41%) .NET
2 1 (0.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.30%) Blackberry
2 14 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.10%) HP Storage
4 7 (2.87%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.46%) NHS
6 5 (2.05%) CCTV
7 4 (1.64%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.64%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.64%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.64%) iPhone
8 3 (1.23%) EqualLogic
8 3 (1.23%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.82%) CMDB
9 2 (0.82%) Clustering
9 2 (0.82%) GIS
9 2 (0.82%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.82%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (0.82%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.82%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 244 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (27.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (22.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 36 (14.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (13.11%) Windows XP
6 30 (12.30%) Windows 8
7 11 (4.51%) Mac OS X
8 10 (4.10%) Linux
9 7 (2.87%) Android
10 4 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.23%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.23%) UNIX
12 2 (0.82%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.41%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (22.13%) ITIL
2 32 (13.11%) CRM
3 25 (10.25%) Incident Management
4 16 (6.56%) Migration
5 15 (6.15%) Document Management
6 11 (4.51%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (4.10%) Change Control
7 10 (4.10%) Service Management
8 8 (3.28%) Time Management
8 8 (3.28%) Network Management
9 7 (2.87%) Project Management
9 7 (2.87%) Service Delivery
10 6 (2.46%) Information Security
10 6 (2.46%) Asset Management
11 5 (2.05%) Process Management
11 5 (2.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (2.05%) Mobile Device Management
12 4 (1.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (1.64%) ITSM
13 3 (1.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 32 (13.11%) SQL
2 5 (2.05%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.41%) C
3 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.41%) VB
3 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
3 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (7.79%) Security Cleared
3 14 (5.74%) MCSE
4 9 (3.69%) Degree
4 9 (3.69%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.46%) MCDST
6 5 (2.05%) MCP
6 5 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.64%) MCSA
7 4 (1.64%) CCNA
7 4 (1.64%) MCITP
8 3 (1.23%) PMP
8 3 (1.23%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.23%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.23%) MOS
9 2 (0.82%) CISSP
9 2 (0.82%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (15.98%) SLA
2 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 124 (50.82%) Active Directory
2 26 (10.66%) Xen
3 23 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (7.79%) Hyper-V
5 14 (5.74%) XenApp
5 14 (5.74%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (2.05%) XenServer
7 4 (1.64%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.23%) vSphere
8 3 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.82%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.41%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.41%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 35 (14.34%) SCCM
2 24 (9.84%) Backup Exec
3 8 (3.28%) ARCserve
4 7 (2.87%) SCOM
5 5 (2.05%) AirWatch
6 3 (1.23%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.82%) WSUS
7 2 (0.82%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 85 (34.84%) Citrix
2 81 (33.20%) Microsoft
3 58 (23.77%) VMware
4 47 (19.26%) HP
5 34 (13.93%) Cisco
6 29 (11.89%) Symantec
7 23 (9.43%) SAP
8 21 (8.61%) Hitachi
9 16 (6.56%) Dell
10 12 (4.92%) Oracle
11 8 (3.28%) CA
11 8 (3.28%) Apple
12 6 (2.46%) LANDesk
13 5 (2.05%) Panasonic
13 5 (2.05%) Remedy
13 5 (2.05%) McAfee
13 5 (2.05%) Sophos
13 5 (2.05%) IBM
14 4 (1.64%) Lumension
15 3 (1.23%) ServiceNow
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