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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 26 14 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +21
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 16 30 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.13% 10.27% 0.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.54% 45.45% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 0
Average daily rate
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£130 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £210 £275
% change year-on-year
-11.90% -23.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 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 £14.50 £14.35 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.08% -10.34%
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
71 66 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 22.76% 22.60% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 28 12
Average daily rate £325 £313 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -19.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £110 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £440 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 1
Average hourly rate £31.15 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -15 10 £250 -43.18%
Lewes +2 3 £128 -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (58.70%) Active Directory
3 17 (36.96%) Windows XP
3 17 (36.96%) ITIL
4 16 (34.78%) MS Office
5 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
6 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
7 11 (23.91%) VMware
8 9 (19.57%) Cisco
9 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (15.22%) Software Packaging
11 5 (10.87%) EMC
11 5 (10.87%) SAN
11 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
11 5 (10.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (10.87%) SCCM
12 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
12 4 (8.70%) Linux
12 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
12 4 (8.70%) COM+
12 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
12 4 (8.70%) IIS
12 4 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (6.52%) MPLS
13 3 (6.52%) Blackberry

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (8.70%) IIS
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.17%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (34.78%) MS Office
2 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) SAN
2 4 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (6.52%) MPLS
3 3 (6.52%) LAN
3 3 (6.52%) WAN
4 2 (4.35%) OSPF
4 2 (4.35%) BGP
4 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.35%) VPN
4 2 (4.35%) VLAN
5 1 (2.17%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.17%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
5 1 (2.17%) Wireless
5 1 (2.17%) SSH
5 1 (2.17%) Firewall
5 1 (2.17%) SNMP
5 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Analyst
2 16 (34.78%) Service Desk Analyst
2 16 (34.78%) Service Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Support Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Help Desk Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (13.04%) Help Desk Support
5 5 (10.87%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) IT Support
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Support Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) Software Packaging
2 4 (8.70%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.35%) GIS
2 2 (4.35%) NHS
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (36.96%) Windows XP
3 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.70%) Linux
6 2 (4.35%) SUSE
6 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.35%) openSUSE
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) ITIL
2 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
3 2 (4.35%) Software Testing
3 2 (4.35%) Validation
4 1 (2.17%) Migration
4 1 (2.17%) Document Management
4 1 (2.17%) Logistics
4 1 (2.17%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.17%) Test Scripting
4 1 (2.17%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
1 2 (4.35%) VBScript
1 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.17%) Python
2 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (6.52%) MCP
3 3 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 27 (58.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) NetCrunch
3 1 (2.17%) ZENworks
3 1 (2.17%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.91%) VMware
3 9 (19.57%) Cisco
4 5 (10.87%) EMC
5 2 (4.35%) BT
5 2 (4.35%) Splunk
6 1 (2.17%) Apple
6 1 (2.17%) Dell