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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 26 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 18 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.95% 10.26% 9.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 43.21% 57.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 5
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£325 £111 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+194.11% -47.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £200 £275
% change year-on-year
- -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 18
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.66 £15.88 £18.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
72 81 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 19.78% 23.75% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 36 19
Average daily rate £325 £150 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £100 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £396 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £311 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.54% -4.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 18
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.49 £15.88 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -21 12 £138 +34.14%
Lewes +9 5 £325 +202.32%
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
3 13 (40.63%) VMware
4 11 (34.38%) Windows XP
5 10 (31.25%) ITIL
5 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (28.13%) SCCM
6 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
7 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (21.88%) MS Office
8 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
8 7 (21.88%) EMC
8 7 (21.88%) Citrix
9 6 (18.75%) SAN
9 6 (18.75%) IIS
9 6 (18.75%) EMC NetWorker
10 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (15.63%) XenDesktop
10 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (15.63%) Change Control
11 4 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (12.50%) Finance
11 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
2 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (18.75%) IIS
5 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.13%) Lync
6 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) SAN
2 2 (6.25%) MPLS
2 2 (6.25%) LAN
2 2 (6.25%) WAN
2 2 (6.25%) VPN
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) OSPF
3 1 (3.13%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MSI
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Service Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Desktop Support
5 3 (9.38%) Rollout Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 2 (6.25%) Thin Client
2 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) GIS
3 1 (3.13%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.13%) PKI
3 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.13%) PDA
3 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.13%) CMDB
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Windows XP
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.13%) SUSE
6 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Change Control
3 3 (9.38%) Service Management
3 3 (9.38%) Migration
4 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.13%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.13%) Application Discovery
5 1 (3.13%) Information Management
5 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) MCSE
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
4 1 (3.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
1 1 (3.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
2 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.63%) XenDesktop
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (6.25%) XenServer
6 1 (3.13%) vSphere
6 1 (3.13%) BitLocker
6 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) SCCM
2 6 (18.75%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.13%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) VMware
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) EMC
2 7 (21.88%) Citrix
3 2 (6.25%) Symantec
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) McAfee
4 1 (3.13%) BT
4 1 (3.13%) Wyse
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) ProCurve
4 1 (3.13%) Veeam