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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 38 10 29
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +19
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 19 32 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.03% 9.36% 5.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.20% 25.81% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 11
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£130 £334 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.04% +6.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £168 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £385 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £205 £200 £265
% change year-on-year
+2.25% -24.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 2
Average hourly rate £12.01 £13.75 £36.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.65% -62.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £12.70 £34.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.22 £15.00 £38.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £14.63
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -0.85%
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
125 124 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 26.48% 36.26% 40.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 47 80
Average daily rate £400 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £185 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 13
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.75 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -67.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.96 £12.50 £20.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £28.90 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Gloucester +4 14 £150 -60.00% 2
Cheltenham -16 1 £110 -62.39%
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 22 (50.00%) MS Office
4 17 (38.64%) Citrix
5 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
5 14 (31.82%) Windows XP
6 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
7 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
8 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 8 (18.18%) Finance
9 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (15.91%) Migration
9 7 (15.91%) VMware
9 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (13.64%) Asset Management
10 6 (13.64%) Internet
10 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
11 5 (11.36%) SCCM
12 4 (9.09%) FMCG
12 4 (9.09%) XenApp
12 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
12 4 (9.09%) PDA
12 4 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
12 4 (9.09%) WAN
12 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
12 4 (9.09%) LAN
12 4 (9.09%) IT Asset Management
13 3 (6.82%) SharePoint

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.27%) Lync
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 22 (50.00%) MS Office
2 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Internet
2 4 (9.09%) LAN
2 4 (9.09%) WAN
3 2 (4.55%) SAN
3 2 (4.55%) SMS
3 2 (4.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MSI
2 1 (2.27%) WinRunner
2 1 (2.27%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.55%) Publishing
4 1 (2.27%) Local Government
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Analyst
2 11 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 8 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) Support Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (9.09%) Administrator
7 4 (9.09%) Support Specialist
7 4 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (6.82%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (6.82%) Coordinator
8 3 (6.82%) Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Project Coordinator
9 2 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 4 (9.09%) PDA
1 4 (9.09%) FMCG
2 3 (6.82%) Fat Client
2 3 (6.82%) Clustering
2 3 (6.82%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Windows XP
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) Migration
2 6 (13.64%) Asset Management
3 4 (9.09%) IT Asset Management
4 3 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.82%) ITIL
4 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.55%) Programme Management
5 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.27%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.27%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.27%) Change Management
6 1 (2.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.27%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.27%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.27%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.55%) SQL
3 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) MCSE
4 1 (2.27%) MCSA
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.27%) MCTS
4 1 (2.27%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.09%) XenApp
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.55%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.27%) Xen
5 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) WSUS
3 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.27%) Netcool
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 17 (38.64%) Citrix
3 7 (15.91%) VMware
4 3 (6.82%) HP
5 2 (4.55%) EMC
5 2 (4.55%) Juniper
5 2 (4.55%) Symantec
5 2 (4.55%) Remedy
5 2 (4.55%) McAfee
5 2 (4.55%) Websense
6 1 (2.27%) Wyse
6 1 (2.27%) Veritas
6 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.27%) AppSense
6 1 (2.27%) Acronis
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