The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 34 8 28
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +20
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 13 35 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.87% 11.55% 2.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.31% 49.30% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 0
Average daily rate
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£285 £204 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £195 £265
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -26.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -6.45%
Windows 7
South East

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 Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
64 71 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 19.05% 23.43% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 18
Average daily rate £365 £300 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -22.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £110 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 1
Average hourly rate £37.63 £14.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+164.03% +1.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -13.04%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 January 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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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
Brighton -18 9 £250 -33.33%
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
3 13 (37.14%) Windows XP
3 13 (37.14%) MS Office
4 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 11 (31.43%) VMware
5 10 (28.57%) ITIL
6 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
7 8 (22.86%) Cisco
8 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (17.14%) SCCM
10 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (14.29%) EMC
10 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (14.29%) SAN
10 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
10 5 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (14.29%) Software Packaging
11 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (11.43%) Linux
11 4 (11.43%) COM+
11 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
11 4 (11.43%) IIS
11 4 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (8.57%) Validation
12 3 (8.57%) MPLS
12 3 (8.57%) Blackberry
12 3 (8.57%) MCP
12 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) IIS
3 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.86%) Lync
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (37.14%) MS Office
2 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) SAN
2 4 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (8.57%) MPLS
3 3 (8.57%) LAN
3 3 (8.57%) WAN
3 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.71%) VLAN
4 2 (5.71%) VPN
4 2 (5.71%) OSPF
4 2 (5.71%) BGP
5 1 (2.86%) Firewall
5 1 (2.86%) Wireless
5 1 (2.86%) VoIP
5 1 (2.86%) DNS
5 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.86%) SNMP
5 1 (2.86%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.86%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.86%) MSI
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) Trac
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Service Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support
5 3 (8.57%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (5.71%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Rollout Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Software Packaging
2 4 (11.43%) COM+
3 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) GIS
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.86%) iPhone
3 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Windows XP
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (11.43%) Linux
6 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.71%) openSUSE
6 2 (5.71%) SUSE
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (8.57%) Validation
2 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
2 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
3 1 (2.86%) Regression Testing
3 1 (2.86%) ITSM
3 1 (2.86%) Migration
3 1 (2.86%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (2.86%) Test Strategy
3 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
3 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (2.86%) Document Management
3 1 (2.86%) Logistics
3 1 (2.86%) Automated Testing
3 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.86%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.71%) Python
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
1 2 (5.71%) VBScript
2 1 (2.86%) Perl
2 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (8.57%) MCP
2 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.86%) XenServer
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) NetCrunch
3 1 (2.86%) ZENworks
3 1 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
1 11 (31.43%) VMware
2 8 (22.86%) Cisco
3 5 (14.29%) EMC
4 2 (5.71%) Splunk
4 2 (5.71%) BT
5 1 (2.86%) Dell
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) Apple