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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 25 21 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 51 52 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.20% 7.06% 4.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.82% 24.76% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 13
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £120 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £240 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £250 £268
% change year-on-year
-15.90% -6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 13
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.27 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% +2.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.18 £19.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
171 210 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.80% 28.49% 25.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 71 77
Average daily rate £300 £250 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -19.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £125 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 24
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.14 £12.50 £11.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.96 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (35.79%) Active Directory
3 32 (33.68%) Migration
4 31 (32.63%) Windows XP
5 26 (27.37%) Microsoft
6 25 (26.32%) MS Excel
7 22 (23.16%) MS Office
8 19 (20.00%) Finance
8 19 (20.00%) SCCM
9 14 (14.74%) Microsoft App-V
10 13 (13.68%) ITIL
10 13 (13.68%) VBScript
10 13 (13.68%) PowerShell
11 12 (12.63%) Remedy
11 12 (12.63%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (11.58%) MSI
12 11 (11.58%) Security Cleared
13 10 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
13 10 (10.53%) MS Access
13 10 (10.53%) Validation
13 10 (10.53%) Data Validation
13 10 (10.53%) Application Packaging
14 9 (9.47%) VB
14 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (8.42%) Windows 8
15 8 (8.42%) ATM
15 8 (8.42%) SC Cleared
15 8 (8.42%) Banking
16 7 (7.37%) User Acceptance Testing
16 7 (7.37%) Citrix

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.11%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 25 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 22 (23.16%) MS Office
3 10 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (6.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.42%) ATM
2 3 (3.16%) LAN
2 3 (3.16%) SAN
3 2 (2.11%) WAN
3 2 (2.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.11%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.05%) VPN
4 1 (1.05%) Broadband
4 1 (1.05%) 3G
4 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.53%) MS Access
2 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (11.58%) MSI
2 5 (5.26%) Wise Package Studio
2 5 (5.26%) InstallShield
3 4 (4.21%) AdminStudio
General
1 19 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (8.42%) Banking
3 6 (6.32%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.11%) Legal
4 2 (2.11%) Back Office
4 2 (2.11%) Retail
5 1 (1.05%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (33.68%) Analyst
2 12 (12.63%) Project Manager
3 10 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (10.53%) Service Analyst
4 9 (9.47%) Applications Packager
4 9 (9.47%) Help Desk Analyst
5 6 (6.32%) Consultant
5 6 (6.32%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.26%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (3.16%) Contracts Manager
8 3 (3.16%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (3.16%) Project Analyst
8 3 (3.16%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (2.11%) IT Support
9 2 (2.11%) Change Project Manager
9 2 (2.11%) SCCM Specialist
9 2 (2.11%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.11%) 1st Line Support
9 2 (2.11%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.53%) Application Packaging
2 5 (5.26%) WSH
3 2 (2.11%) .NET
4 1 (1.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.11%) Blackberry
1 2 (2.11%) PDA
2 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.05%) EPoS
2 1 (1.05%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (1.05%) iPad
2 1 (1.05%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (32.63%) Windows XP
3 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.42%) Windows 8
5 6 (6.32%) Windows Vista
6 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.05%) UNIX
7 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.68%) Migration
2 13 (13.68%) ITIL
3 12 (12.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (10.53%) Validation
4 10 (10.53%) Data Validation
5 7 (7.37%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (7.37%) Project Management
6 6 (6.32%) Project Planning
6 6 (6.32%) Logistics
7 5 (5.26%) Software Distribution
8 3 (3.16%) Software Testing
8 3 (3.16%) Service Management
8 3 (3.16%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (2.11%) Build Automation
9 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.11%) Test Scripting
10 1 (1.05%) Supplier Management
10 1 (1.05%) Data Protection
10 1 (1.05%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.68%) VBScript
1 13 (13.68%) PowerShell
2 9 (9.47%) VB
3 4 (4.21%) C
4 2 (2.11%) C#
4 2 (2.11%) SQL
4 2 (2.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (11.58%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.42%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.16%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.11%) MCSE
6 1 (1.05%) MCP
6 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.05%) PMP
6 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) QA
2 3 (3.16%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (35.79%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.74%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.16%) XenApp
4 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (20.00%) SCCM
2 6 (6.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (2.11%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 2 (2.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (2.11%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.11%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.05%) OVSD
4 1 (1.05%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 26 (27.37%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.63%) Remedy
3 7 (7.37%) Citrix
4 5 (5.26%) VMware
5 3 (3.16%) Oracle
5 3 (3.16%) Cisco
6 2 (2.11%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.11%) Symantec
6 2 (2.11%) Lotus
7 1 (1.05%) AppSense
7 1 (1.05%) HP
7 1 (1.05%) Dell
7 1 (1.05%) Apple
7 1 (1.05%) CA
7 1 (1.05%) Novell
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