The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 22 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 5 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.52% 2.94% 4.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.81% 21.43% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
Median daily rate £375 £310 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +65.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £212 £223 £205
% change year-on-year
-4.60% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £13.87 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -5.96%
Windows 7
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
64 28 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 45.07% 13.73% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 17 28
Median daily rate £375 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £295 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £14.50 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £23.70 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford 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 Guildford

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Wyse
3 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) XenApp
4 3 (42.86%) XenServer
4 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
4 3 (42.86%) EdgeSight
4 3 (42.86%) PKI
5 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
6 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
6 1 (14.29%) WSUS
6 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
6 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
6 1 (14.29%) vSphere
6 1 (14.29%) Puppet
6 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
6 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
6 1 (14.29%) SIEM

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix Expert
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix Subject Matter Expert
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Subject Matter Expert
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) ArcSight Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Debian
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Application Discovery
1 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
1 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
1 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
1 1 (14.29%) Change Management
1 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) MapReduce
1 1 (14.29%) Security Hardening
1 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
1 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 1 (14.29%) Service Management
1 1 (14.29%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
2 3 (42.86%) XenApp
2 3 (42.86%) XenServer
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) BitLocker
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) EdgeSight
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 1 (14.29%) Puppet
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Wyse
3 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Hortonworks
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) VMware