The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 19 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.86% 1.19% 2.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 7.32% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £203 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -26.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.68
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.17%
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 Middlesex region.

Operating Systems Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 41 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.77% 16.27% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 17
Average daily rate £350 £388 £570
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -32.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £550 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.58% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 13
Average hourly rate £14.00 £42.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.05% +30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £19.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.65 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.94% -0.93%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) CISSP
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
5 1 (20.00%) McAfee
5 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (20.00%) CISA
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Security Management
5 1 (20.00%) Network+ Certification

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (20.00%) ISSAP
1 1 (20.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
Middlesex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 3 days ago