The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
South East / Kent
Rank 31 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 8 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.15% 0.94% 5.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.31% 5.88% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 13
Median daily rate £315 £150 £138
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £150 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £200 £170
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £14.42
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.00%

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

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
65 34 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 25.59% 16.04% 25.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 23 41
Median daily rate £335 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £250 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £543 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 7
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -24.44%
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 Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £325 -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 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 Kent region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) MS Office
3 10 (62.50%) Incident Management
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
4 9 (56.25%) DNS
4 9 (56.25%) VMware
4 9 (56.25%) VMware ESX
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (43.75%) Finance
7 6 (37.50%) AppSense
7 6 (37.50%) Wyse
7 6 (37.50%) Citrix
7 6 (37.50%) CA
7 6 (37.50%) Thin Client
7 6 (37.50%) Symantec
7 6 (37.50%) Application Virtualisation
7 6 (37.50%) XenApp
7 6 (37.50%) XenDesktop
7 6 (37.50%) Fat Client
7 6 (37.50%) SCCM
7 6 (37.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (37.50%) BitLocker
8 5 (31.25%) Performance Management
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (25.00%) VPN
9 4 (25.00%) MS Excel

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Office
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) VPN
3 3 (18.75%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) 3G
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
4 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Electronics
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Rollout Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Unix Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Rollout Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Server Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Server Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 2 (12.50%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Migration Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Fat Client
1 6 (37.50%) Thin Client
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) iPad
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (18.75%) Solaris
4 3 (18.75%) Unix
5 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Incident Management
2 6 (37.50%) Application Virtualisation
3 5 (31.25%) Performance Management
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) HNC
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) VMware ESX
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (37.50%) BitLocker
4 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (37.50%) XenApp
4 6 (37.50%) XenDesktop
5 2 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) SCCM
1 6 (37.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) AppSense
3 6 (37.50%) CA
3 6 (37.50%) Citrix
3 6 (37.50%) Symantec
3 6 (37.50%) Wyse
4 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) SAP
6 1 (6.25%) Bloomberg
6 1 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Mitel
6 1 (6.25%) Remedy
6 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow