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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 37 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 18 33 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.73% 7.53% 5.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 22.60% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 11
Median daily rate £300 £150 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £150 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £462 £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £190 £210
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.36 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.23 £15.84 £16.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
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
135 146 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 28.01% 33.33% 37.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 103 82
Median daily rate £400 £410 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +21.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £472 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 20
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.10 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.80% -11.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.27 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.23 £20.00 £41.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +8 7 £300 - 1
Gloucester -11 2 £375 -8.53% 3
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 9 (25.71%) Windows 10
5 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (20.00%) Citrix
6 7 (20.00%) ITIL
6 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
7 6 (17.14%) Cisco
7 6 (17.14%) Service Management
7 6 (17.14%) Windows 8
7 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
7 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
8 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (14.29%) ITIL V3
8 5 (14.29%) XenApp
8 5 (14.29%) VMware
8 5 (14.29%) Internet
8 5 (14.29%) HP
8 5 (14.29%) VPN
8 5 (14.29%) DNS
8 5 (14.29%) SLA
8 5 (14.29%) LAN
8 5 (14.29%) VoIP
8 5 (14.29%) WAN
8 5 (14.29%) DHCP
9 4 (11.43%) MS Office
9 4 (11.43%) Dell
9 4 (11.43%) Sophos

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 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) DHCP
1 5 (14.29%) DNS
1 5 (14.29%) Internet
1 5 (14.29%) LAN
1 5 (14.29%) VoIP
1 5 (14.29%) VPN
1 5 (14.29%) WAN
2 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (2.86%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Military
3 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Support Engineer
2 15 (42.86%) Desktop Support
3 14 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 13 (37.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 12 (34.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (25.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 9 (25.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (14.29%) Analyst
8 4 (11.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 3 (8.57%) Desktop Analyst
9 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Smartphone
2 2 (5.71%) CMDB
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) iPhone
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Windows 10
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.14%) Windows 8
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.71%) Linux
8 1 (2.86%) Android
8 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Service Management
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (11.43%) ITSM
4 4 (11.43%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (8.57%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.71%) Change Management
6 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.71%) Software Licensing
7 1 (2.86%) Change Control
7 1 (2.86%) Demand Management
7 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.86%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) DBS Check
2 3 (8.57%) MCP
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) CCNA
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.86%) MCDST
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) MCTS
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) XenApp
3 4 (11.43%) BitLocker
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (11.43%) UAG
3 4 (11.43%) XenDesktop
4 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.71%) vSphere
6 1 (2.86%) DFS Replication
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.86%) DameWare
3 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.86%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.86%) SCOM
3 1 (2.86%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.86%) SCSM
3 1 (2.86%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Citrix
3 6 (17.14%) Cisco
4 5 (14.29%) HP
4 5 (14.29%) VMware
5 4 (11.43%) AppSense
5 4 (11.43%) Canon
5 4 (11.43%) Dell
5 4 (11.43%) Sophos
6 2 (5.71%) Forcepoint
7 1 (2.86%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.86%) Remedy