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 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 24 20 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +24
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 28 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.05% 6.99% 1.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.56% 38.78% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 1
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£110 £150 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -57.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £225 £270
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 1
Average hourly rate £15.73 £13.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.51% -20.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.01 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -10.00%
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
86 49 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 21.66% 18.01% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 19 16
Average daily rate £263 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £381 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 12
Average hourly rate £15.88 £13.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.59% -20.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £16.20 £18.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%

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 September 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 30 September 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
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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 +3 20 £100 -33.33% 4
Lewes - 2 £275 -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (59.02%) Active Directory
3 23 (37.70%) Windows XP
4 22 (36.07%) Microsoft
5 19 (31.15%) ITIL
6 16 (26.23%) MS Office
7 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
8 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (18.03%) Software Packaging
10 10 (16.39%) Citrix
11 9 (14.75%) VMware
11 9 (14.75%) MS Exchange
11 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (11.48%) Cisco
13 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
14 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2007
14 5 (8.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (8.20%) SAN
14 5 (8.20%) EMC
15 4 (6.56%) SLA
15 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
15 4 (6.56%) COM+
15 4 (6.56%) MCP
15 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
15 4 (6.56%) IIS
15 4 (6.56%) Local Government
15 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
15 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 9 (14.75%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.56%) IIS
3 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (26.23%) MS Office
2 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) SAN
2 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.92%) DNS
3 2 (3.28%) VPN
3 2 (3.28%) DHCP
3 2 (3.28%) Firewall
4 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.64%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.64%) SSH
4 1 (1.64%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.64%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (1.64%) SNMP
4 1 (1.64%) VoIP
4 1 (1.64%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (6.56%) Local Government
2 2 (3.28%) Banking
2 2 (3.28%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Analyst
2 18 (29.51%) Service Analyst
2 18 (29.51%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) Support Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (9.84%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (9.84%) Desktop Support
5 6 (9.84%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (6.56%) Rollout Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Trainer
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Support Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) IT Support
8 2 (3.28%) Windows Support Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) IT Support Technician
8 2 (3.28%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) Software Packaging
2 4 (6.56%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.28%) Thin Client
2 2 (3.28%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.64%) NHS
3 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (37.70%) Windows XP
3 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.28%) openSUSE
6 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.28%) Linux
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) ITIL
2 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
3 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (4.92%) Information Security
4 3 (4.92%) Information Security Management
4 3 (4.92%) Security Management
4 3 (4.92%) Migration
4 3 (4.92%) ISMS
5 2 (3.28%) Software Testing
5 2 (3.28%) Network Management
5 2 (3.28%) Change Control
5 2 (3.28%) Validation
6 1 (1.64%) Project Management
6 1 (1.64%) Service Management
6 1 (1.64%) Document Management
6 1 (1.64%) Logistics
6 1 (1.64%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.64%) Test Scripting
6 1 (1.64%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.28%) SQL
1 2 (3.28%) VBScript
1 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.64%) Python
2 1 (1.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (6.56%) MCP
4 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) SLA
2 3 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (59.02%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.64%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) NetCrunch
2 1 (1.64%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 22 (36.07%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.39%) Citrix
3 9 (14.75%) VMware
4 7 (11.48%) Cisco
5 5 (8.20%) EMC
6 2 (3.28%) HP
6 2 (3.28%) Splunk
7 1 (1.64%) Sophos
7 1 (1.64%) Dell