The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 81 34 47
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +13
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 35 111 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.74% 5.18% 3.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.35% 16.44% 12.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 45 41
Median daily rate £244 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.35% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £154 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £464 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £188 £200
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 23 6
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.16 £12.10 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.28 £17.77 £72.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.27 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.60% -3.33%
Windows 7
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
551 675 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 27.37% 31.51% 31.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 369 324
Median daily rate £375 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 52 40
Median hourly rate £42.00 £16.16 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+159.90% -41.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.67 £8.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Basingstoke +3 16 £238 -13.63% 5
Hook -11 4 £360 -0.68%
Southampton +6 3 £110 -63.33% 2
Portsmouth -16 2 £90 -37.93% 1
Andover - 1 £175 - 1
Farnborough - 1 - - 1
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (70.93%) Active Directory
3 47 (54.65%) Microsoft
4 34 (39.53%) SCCM
5 33 (38.37%) VMware
6 31 (36.05%) Security Cleared
6 31 (36.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 31 (36.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (26.74%) Hyper-V
8 21 (24.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (23.26%) PowerShell
10 18 (20.93%) Windows 10
11 17 (19.77%) Oracle
12 16 (18.60%) ITIL
12 16 (18.60%) SQL
12 16 (18.60%) SC Cleared
13 15 (17.44%) Windows Server
13 15 (17.44%) VBScript
14 14 (16.28%) VB
14 14 (16.28%) Citrix
15 12 (13.95%) MS Office
15 12 (13.95%) Linux
15 12 (13.95%) DV Cleared
16 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
16 11 (12.79%) MS Exchange
16 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2003
17 10 (11.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 10 (11.63%) Windows XP
17 10 (11.63%) vSphere
18 8 (9.30%) Configuration Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (12.79%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.33%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (13.95%) MS Office
2 11 (12.79%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.33%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) LAN
2 3 (3.49%) DHCP
2 3 (3.49%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (3.49%) VPN
3 2 (2.33%) 4G
3 2 (2.33%) Firewall
3 2 (2.33%) Internet
3 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.33%) VoIP
4 1 (1.16%) 3G
4 1 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.16%) DNS
4 1 (1.16%) Network Security
4 1 (1.16%) SNMP
4 1 (1.16%) SSL
4 1 (1.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.16%) MySQL
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) StarTeam
2 2 (2.33%) Yeoman
3 1 (1.16%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.16%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.16%) git-flow
3 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (3.49%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Military
2 2 (2.33%) Publishing
2 2 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (22.09%) Analyst
2 18 (20.93%) Support Engineer
3 16 (18.60%) Integration Engineer
4 12 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support
5 11 (12.79%) Desktop Support
5 11 (12.79%) Service Analyst
6 10 (11.63%) Desktop Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (10.47%) 1st Line Support
7 9 (10.47%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 9 (10.47%) Support Analyst
8 7 (8.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 7 (8.14%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) 3rd Line Server Support
9 5 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Support
9 5 (5.81%) Server Support
9 5 (5.81%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) .NET
1 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.16%) CSS
1 1 (1.16%) Middleware
1 1 (1.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.65%) Driving Licence
2 3 (3.49%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.49%) Mathematics
2 3 (3.49%) User Experience
3 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.16%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (36.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (24.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (20.93%) Windows 10
5 15 (17.44%) Windows Server
6 12 (13.95%) Linux
7 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (11.63%) Windows XP
9 8 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (8.14%) Windows 8
11 4 (4.65%) Apple iOS
12 3 (3.49%) Unix
13 1 (1.16%) Mac OS
13 1 (1.16%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (1.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.60%) ITIL
2 8 (9.30%) Configuration Management
2 8 (9.30%) Open Source
2 8 (9.30%) Service Management
3 7 (8.14%) Migration
4 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (6.98%) ITIL V3
5 5 (5.81%) Email Management
6 4 (4.65%) ITSM
7 3 (3.49%) Trend Analysis
8 2 (2.33%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.33%) Change Management
8 2 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.33%) Data Migration
8 2 (2.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.33%) Software Deployment
8 2 (2.33%) Time Management
8 2 (2.33%) Workflow
9 1 (1.16%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.26%) PowerShell
2 16 (18.60%) SQL
3 15 (17.44%) VBScript
4 14 (16.28%) VB
5 5 (5.81%) C
6 3 (3.49%) Java
7 1 (1.16%) C#
7 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (36.05%) Security Cleared
2 16 (18.60%) SC Cleared
3 12 (13.95%) DV Cleared
4 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.81%) MCSE
6 2 (2.33%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.16%) Degree
7 1 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.16%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (70.93%) Active Directory
2 31 (36.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (26.74%) Hyper-V
4 10 (11.63%) vSphere
5 8 (9.30%) XenApp
5 8 (9.30%) XenDesktop
6 6 (6.98%) XenServer
7 5 (5.81%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.33%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.16%) BitLocker
9 1 (1.16%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 34 (39.53%) SCCM
2 10 (11.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (9.30%) SCVMM
4 6 (6.98%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (5.81%) SCOM
6 4 (4.65%) SCOrch
7 3 (3.49%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (3.49%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (3.49%) SCSM
8 2 (2.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 47 (54.65%) Microsoft
2 33 (38.37%) VMware
3 17 (19.77%) Oracle
4 14 (16.28%) Citrix
5 8 (9.30%) Cisco
5 8 (9.30%) Red Hat
6 7 (8.14%) Borland
7 5 (5.81%) Bomgar
7 5 (5.81%) Juniper
7 5 (5.81%) Remedy
8 4 (4.65%) Apple
8 4 (4.65%) Intel Security
9 3 (3.49%) IBM
9 3 (3.49%) Lumension
9 3 (3.49%) Symantec
10 2 (2.33%) Adobe
10 2 (2.33%) SAP
11 1 (1.16%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.16%) Dell
11 1 (1.16%) Sophos