The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 55 45 29
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -16
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 10 30 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.50% 3.05% 5.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.02% 12.61% 24.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 18
Median daily rate £196 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £253 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £375 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £220
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +20.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Windows 7
Buckinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
166 238 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 24.92% 24.19% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 88 75
Median daily rate £413 £368 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.24% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 11
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.23 £30.00 £12.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.66 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +4.12%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) MS Office
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Migration
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 4 (26.67%) HP
5 4 (26.67%) Blackberry
5 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) Reuters
6 3 (20.00%) Bloomberg
6 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Fault Management
7 2 (13.33%) SCCM
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
7 2 (13.33%) Smartphone
7 2 (13.33%) Office 365
7 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
7 2 (13.33%) ATM
7 2 (13.33%) MCP
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (6.67%) Service Management
8 1 (6.67%) Management Information System

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) ATM
2 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
5 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Junior
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Project Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (13.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Fault Management
2 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Coaching
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) Line Management
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) MCP
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) HP
2 3 (20.00%) Bloomberg
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Reuters
3 1 (6.67%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) Lotus