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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 11 15 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 12 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 9.30% 1.03% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.91% 3.03% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £210 £100 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £204 £190 £175
% change year-on-year
+7.23% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.13 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-10.74% +8.03%

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
43 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 33.33% 34.02% 20.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 26
Median daily rate £425 £350 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -18.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £221 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £26.75 £165.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.92% -83.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 January 2017, 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (60.00%) MS Office
5 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
6 9 (45.00%) SCCM
7 5 (25.00%) DNS
7 5 (25.00%) LAN
7 5 (25.00%) DHCP
7 5 (25.00%) ITIL
7 5 (25.00%) Office 365
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
8 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
8 4 (20.00%) WAN
8 4 (20.00%) Back Office
8 4 (20.00%) Finance
9 3 (15.00%) Firewall
9 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
9 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (15.00%) Software Deployment
9 3 (15.00%) ServiceNow
10 2 (10.00%) IT Audit
10 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (10.00%) Patch Management
10 2 (10.00%) XenApp
10 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop

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 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.00%) IBM Domino
4 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (5.00%) QuickPlace
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (60.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DHCP
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
1 5 (25.00%) LAN
2 4 (20.00%) WAN
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.00%) VoIP
5 1 (5.00%) FTP
5 1 (5.00%) Skype
5 1 (5.00%) SMTP
5 1 (5.00%) Telnet
5 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
1 1 (5.00%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (20.00%) Back Office
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (30.00%) Desktop Support
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 4 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Support
3 4 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) X-Windows
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) ODBC
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) iSeries
2 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (15.00%) Software Deployment
4 2 (10.00%) IT Audit
4 2 (10.00%) Patch Management
5 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) LotusScript
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) MCITP
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) vSphere
2 2 (10.00%) XenApp
2 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (5.00%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Avaya
4 1 (5.00%) BT
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Lotus
4 1 (5.00%) Sophos