The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 22 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 21 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.98% 5.84% 3.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.81% 33.33% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
Average daily rate
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£263 £350 £123
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +185.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £350 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £350 £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £200 £269
% change year-on-year
- -25.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.25 £14.09
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.98% -5.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £10.25 £12.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £16.25 £16.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.20 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-8.94% -
Windows 7
Nottinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
106 48 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 30.20% 17.52% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 8 44
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £125 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.25 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +10.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £14.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 14 (42.42%) Windows XP
4 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
5 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (24.24%) MS Office
7 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
7 7 (21.21%) SCCM
8 6 (18.18%) Office 365
8 6 (18.18%) Windows 8
8 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
9 5 (15.15%) DNS
10 4 (12.12%) Firewall
10 4 (12.12%) Migration
10 4 (12.12%) Windows Vista
10 4 (12.12%) WSUS
10 4 (12.12%) Sophos
10 4 (12.12%) Citrix
10 4 (12.12%) DMZ
10 4 (12.12%) VCP4
11 3 (9.09%) Moodle
11 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (9.09%) Cisco
11 3 (9.09%) SSL
11 3 (9.09%) CSS
11 3 (9.09%) VMware
11 3 (9.09%) Internet
12 2 (6.06%) EMC

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.09%) Moodle
4 2 (6.06%) Lync
4 2 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.06%) IBM Notes
4 2 (6.06%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) DNS
2 4 (12.12%) Firewall
2 4 (12.12%) DMZ
3 3 (9.09%) Internet
3 3 (9.09%) SSL
4 2 (6.06%) WAN
4 2 (6.06%) ADSL
4 2 (6.06%) Broadband
4 2 (6.06%) LAN
4 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.06%) Wireless
4 2 (6.06%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.03%) VLAN
5 1 (3.03%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (3.03%) VoIP
5 1 (3.03%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Support Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (18.18%) Desktop Support
3 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) IT Support
4 4 (12.12%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Server Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Server Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Server Support
6 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Field Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.03%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) Windows XP
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Vista
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.12%) Migration
2 1 (3.03%) Network Management
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
2 1 (3.03%) Software Deployment
2 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) VCP4
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) XenApp
2 1 (3.03%) XenServer
2 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) SCCM
2 4 (12.12%) WSUS
3 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Sophos
2 4 (12.12%) Citrix
3 3 (9.09%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco
4 2 (6.06%) EMC
4 2 (6.06%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) Lotus
5 1 (3.03%) Dell
5 1 (3.03%) Veeam
5 1 (3.03%) Lumension