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 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 24 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 15 31 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.00% 6.02% 4.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.29% 25.62% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 5
Average daily rate
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£160 £160 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -47.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £136 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £253 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £250 £268
% change year-on-year
-15.90% -6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 4
Average hourly rate £11.75 £13.50 £15.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.96% -12.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.50 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £15.90 £18.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
82 121 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 21.87% 23.50% 23.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 59 26
Average daily rate £338 £300 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 11
Average hourly rate £12.75 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £23.75 £19.00
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 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (45.00%) Windows XP
4 13 (32.50%) MS Office
5 9 (22.50%) VMware
5 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (20.00%) ITIL
7 7 (17.50%) Cisco
8 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (15.00%) HP
8 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
9 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
10 4 (10.00%) Lync
10 4 (10.00%) Dell
10 4 (10.00%) SAN
10 4 (10.00%) Firewall
11 3 (7.50%) Migration
11 3 (7.50%) Wireless
11 3 (7.50%) EDRMS
11 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
11 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
11 3 (7.50%) SQL
11 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (7.50%) MCITP
11 3 (7.50%) Retail
11 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) Lync
3 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (2.50%) CATIA
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) SAN
1 4 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (7.50%) Wireless
2 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.00%) WAN
3 2 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.50%) VPN
4 1 (2.50%) DHCP
4 1 (2.50%) Broadband
4 1 (2.50%) ISDN
4 1 (2.50%) LAN
4 1 (2.50%) VoIP
4 1 (2.50%) Network Security
4 1 (2.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MSI
1 1 (2.50%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 3 (7.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Games
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) IT Support
4 8 (20.00%) Rollout Engineer
5 7 (17.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (17.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (17.50%) Service Analyst
6 6 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Help Desk Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
10 1 (2.50%) Desktop Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Applications Packager
10 1 (2.50%) Desktop Support
10 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) WinForms
1 1 (2.50%) EDIFACT
1 1 (2.50%) X-Windows
1 1 (2.50%) WSH
1 1 (2.50%) EDI
1 1 (2.50%) XML
1 1 (2.50%) SAP PI
1 1 (2.50%) Application Packaging
1 1 (2.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.50%) Handset
2 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) FMCG
2 1 (2.50%) TRADACOMS
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.50%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (45.00%) Windows XP
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.00%) Linux
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.50%) UNIX
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (7.50%) Migration
3 1 (2.50%) ERP
3 1 (2.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) VB
2 1 (2.50%) C#
2 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (7.50%) MCITP
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
System Software
1 22 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
1 2 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) VMware
3 7 (17.50%) Cisco
4 6 (15.00%) HP
5 4 (10.00%) Dell
6 2 (5.00%) MobileIron
6 2 (5.00%) Citrix
6 2 (5.00%) Symantec
7 1 (2.50%) SAP
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago