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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 45 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 8 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.75% 4.27% 4.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.52% 15.63% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £228 £200 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.75% -42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £188 £195
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -3.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.87 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -4.34%
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
84 96 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 18.38% 27.35% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 46 17
Average daily rate £275 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.03% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £425 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 8
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £12.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £18.15 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.40%

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
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 14 February 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 10 (58.82%) MS Office
4 9 (52.94%) Windows XP
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
6 6 (35.29%) Cisco
6 6 (35.29%) DHCP
6 6 (35.29%) Office 365
7 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
7 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
8 4 (23.53%) SAN
8 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
9 3 (17.65%) SCCM
9 3 (17.65%) VoIP
10 2 (11.76%) Wireless
10 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
10 2 (11.76%) DNS
10 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (11.76%) Server Building
11 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
11 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (5.88%) DBS Check
11 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (5.88%) WorldPay
11 1 (5.88%) WebEx
11 1 (5.88%) Security Patching

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) DHCP
2 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
3 4 (23.53%) SAN
4 3 (17.65%) VoIP
5 2 (11.76%) DNS
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (5.88%) WebEx
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Law
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Support Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (35.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Deployment Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) SAN Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) SAN Support
4 4 (23.53%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) VMware Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support
5 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) IT Support
7 1 (5.88%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 1 (5.88%) ICT Support
7 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows XP
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.88%) Android
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Server Building
2 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.88%) Document Management
2 1 (5.88%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (5.88%) Practice Management
2 1 (5.88%) Project Management
2 1 (5.88%) Security Patching
2 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.88%) Service Management
2 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe
4 1 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) WorldPay