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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 25 21 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 14 32 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.35% 6.77% 2.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.73% 25.60% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -56.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £138 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £234 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £198 £214 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.60% -22.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.25 £17.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -29.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £10.65 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £13.50 £18.69
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
89 125 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 21.29% 26.43% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 61 31
Average daily rate £350 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £151 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £363 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 9
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £15.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -18.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.00 £21.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
3 16 (48.48%) Windows XP
4 12 (36.36%) MS Office
5 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
5 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (12.12%) ITIL
6 4 (12.12%) VMware
7 3 (9.09%) Retail
7 3 (9.09%) Migration
7 3 (9.09%) SQL
7 3 (9.09%) Cisco
7 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (9.09%) Lync
8 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (6.06%) MobileIron
8 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
8 2 (6.06%) SAN
8 2 (6.06%) Citrix
8 2 (6.06%) HP
8 2 (6.06%) Dell
8 2 (6.06%) EDRMS
8 2 (6.06%) Symantec
8 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
8 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
8 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.09%) Lync
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
1 2 (6.06%) Wireless
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) ADSL
2 1 (3.03%) Broadband
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) EDRMS
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MSI
1 1 (3.03%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Local Government
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Analyst
1 10 (30.30%) Support Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Service Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) IT Support
3 6 (18.18%) Rollout Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Packager
7 1 (3.03%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Support
7 1 (3.03%) Migration Technician
7 1 (3.03%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) WSH
1 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.03%) Handset
2 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.03%) FMCG
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Windows XP
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) UNIX
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.12%) ITIL
2 3 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
3 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) MCITP
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco
4 2 (6.06%) MobileIron
4 2 (6.06%) Citrix
4 2 (6.06%) Symantec
4 2 (6.06%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) Dell
5 1 (3.03%) EMC