The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 19 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 37 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.26% 3.59% 5.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.18% 11.39% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 9
Median daily rate £136 £150 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.16% -62.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £87 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £308 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £185
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 0 15
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 - £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 - £17.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Windows 7
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
153 158 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.15% 31.54% 33.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 85 78
Median daily rate £275 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £103 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 4 26
Median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.66% +147.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £74.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +3 10 £120 +37.14% 2
Gloucester +3 9 £113 -70.00% 1
Tewkesbury - 4 £180 -
Filton +4 3 - -
Cirencester - 2 £120 -
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (28.00%) Citrix
4 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (26.00%) Windows Server
5 13 (26.00%) MS Office
6 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
7 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
8 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 9 (18.00%) VMware
9 9 (18.00%) SLA
10 8 (16.00%) Office 365
10 8 (16.00%) Windows 8
11 7 (14.00%) Windows 10
11 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (14.00%) Windows XP
11 7 (14.00%) HP
12 6 (12.00%) DHCP
12 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
12 6 (12.00%) DNS
12 6 (12.00%) DBS Check
13 5 (10.00%) XenApp
13 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
14 4 (8.00%) Wireless
14 4 (8.00%) Internet
14 4 (8.00%) Symantec
14 4 (8.00%) Mac OS X

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (26.00%) MS Office
2 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) DHCP
1 6 (12.00%) DNS
2 4 (8.00%) Internet
2 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.00%) Wireless
3 3 (6.00%) Firewall
4 2 (4.00%) SAN
5 1 (2.00%) VLAN
5 1 (2.00%) VoIP
5 1 (2.00%) VPN
5 1 (2.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
1 2 (4.00%) Local Government
2 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Analyst
1 12 (24.00%) Support Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 10 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (10.00%) IT Support
5 4 (8.00%) 1st Line Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Build Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Customer Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.00%) iPhone
2 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (26.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (16.00%) Windows 8
6 7 (14.00%) Windows 10
6 7 (14.00%) Windows XP
7 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (8.00%) Mac OS X
9 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (8.00%) ITIL
2 4 (8.00%) Network Management
2 4 (8.00%) Time Management
3 3 (6.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (6.00%) Line Management
3 3 (6.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.00%) Change Control
4 2 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.00%) Service Management
5 1 (2.00%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.00%) Change Management
5 1 (2.00%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.00%) DBS Check
4 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.00%) XenApp
4 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.00%) vSphere
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) SCCM
2 2 (4.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.00%) DameWare
3 1 (2.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.00%) Citrix
3 9 (18.00%) VMware
4 7 (14.00%) HP
5 4 (8.00%) Apple
5 4 (8.00%) Symantec
6 2 (4.00%) Capita
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco
7 1 (2.00%) CommVault
7 1 (2.00%) Dell
7 1 (2.00%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.00%) Meru Networks
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle