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 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 13 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 6 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.45% 6.77% 10.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.75% 23.08% 48.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 5
Median daily rate £135 £350 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.42% +133.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £325 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £383 £170
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £200 £200
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £15.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +5.17%
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
32 39 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 34.41% 29.32% 22.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 10
Median daily rate £375 £338 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +110.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £270 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £309
% change year-on-year
- +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+153.96% -7.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 28 July 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) MS Office
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
4 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
4 3 (27.27%) XenApp
4 3 (27.27%) XenServer
4 3 (27.27%) Wyse
4 3 (27.27%) PKI
4 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) EdgeSight
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
5 2 (18.18%) SCCM
6 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
6 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
6 1 (9.09%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
6 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
6 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
6 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
6 1 (9.09%) MSI
6 1 (9.09%) Application Discovery

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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSI
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix Expert
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix Subject Matter Expert
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Subject Matter Expert
2 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Deskside Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) PKI
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Application Discovery
3 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
3 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
3 3 (27.27%) XenApp
3 3 (27.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) EdgeSight
2 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Wyse
3 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow