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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 24 35 11
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 14 13 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.81% 3.77% 11.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.33% 19.40% 48.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 10
Average daily rate £200 £285 £204
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% +39.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £121 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £383 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £195 £188 £190
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 15
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
60 67 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 24.90% 19.42% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 24
Average daily rate £325 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £130 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 18
Average hourly rate £26.60 £37.63 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.30% +150.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
Lewes +4 3 £313 -16.66%
Brighton +11 2 - -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) Active Directory
3 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
4 11 (40.74%) Wireless
4 11 (40.74%) MS Office
4 11 (40.74%) High Availability
5 10 (37.04%) Windows XP
5 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
5 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
5 10 (37.04%) Blackberry
6 9 (33.33%) HP
6 9 (33.33%) LAN
6 9 (33.33%) WAN
6 9 (33.33%) AS400
6 9 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 9 (33.33%) Coaching
6 9 (33.33%) Mimecast
7 8 (29.63%) Finance
8 7 (25.93%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
9 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (22.22%) VMware
10 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
10 5 (18.52%) IIS
10 5 (18.52%) Citrix
11 4 (14.81%) EMC
11 4 (14.81%) SAN
11 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
11 4 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (14.81%) Firewall

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) IIS
3 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Mimecast
2 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Wireless
2 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
3 9 (33.33%) LAN
3 9 (33.33%) WAN
4 7 (25.93%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (14.81%) Firewall
5 4 (14.81%) SAN
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.70%) DHCP
7 1 (3.70%) DNS
7 1 (3.70%) Internet
7 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) MSI
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
2 11 (40.74%) Service Analyst
2 11 (40.74%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Technician
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technician
4 3 (11.11%) Support Technician
5 2 (7.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support
6 1 (3.70%) Build Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Database Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Technician
6 1 (3.70%) Rollout Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) COM+
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Blackberry
2 9 (33.33%) AS400
3 3 (11.11%) Fat Client
3 3 (11.11%) Thin Client
4 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
4 2 (7.41%) iPhone
4 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows XP
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.70%) Linux
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) High Availability
2 9 (33.33%) Coaching
2 9 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (14.81%) Change Control
4 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Application Discovery
6 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.70%) ERP
6 1 (3.70%) Line Management
6 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.41%) MCP
3 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (81.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) BitLocker
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Server
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
3 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 3 (11.11%) HP SIM
2 3 (11.11%) NetCrunch
2 3 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) HP
3 6 (22.22%) VMware
4 5 (18.52%) Citrix
5 4 (14.81%) EMC
6 3 (11.11%) Avaya
6 3 (11.11%) Becrypt
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco
6 3 (11.11%) IBM
6 3 (11.11%) LANDesk
6 3 (11.11%) Palo Alto
6 3 (11.11%) Splunk
6 3 (11.11%) Symantec
7 2 (7.41%) Google
8 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards
8 1 (3.70%) Wyse