The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Nottingham region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 16 30 26
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 25 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.58% 3.18% 2.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.46% 10.99% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Average daily rate £169 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-23.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Average hourly rate £12.75 £14.09 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.51% +25.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £12.16 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £16.02 £13.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -
Operating Systems Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
65 91 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 19.70% 28.98% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 41 19
Average daily rate £300 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £24.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows 7
Nottinghamshire

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 April 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 April 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Windows XP
3 20 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (36.11%) VMware
5 13 (36.11%) Cisco
5 13 (36.11%) ITIL
6 12 (33.33%) MS Office
6 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (30.56%) HP
8 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 9 (25.00%) Firewall
9 9 (25.00%) SAN
9 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (22.22%) Dell
11 6 (16.67%) Backup Exec
12 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
12 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (11.11%) Lync
13 4 (11.11%) SCCM
13 4 (11.11%) Migration
14 3 (8.33%) EDRMS
14 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
14 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
14 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
15 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
15 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.11%) Lync
4 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.78%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (2.78%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) Firewall
1 9 (25.00%) SAN
2 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.56%) LAN
3 2 (5.56%) VPN
3 2 (5.56%) WAN
3 2 (5.56%) Wireless
4 1 (2.78%) VLAN
4 1 (2.78%) DHCP
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) VoIP
4 1 (2.78%) Broadband
4 1 (2.78%) ISDN
4 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) EDRMS
General
1 2 (5.56%) Back Office
2 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (13.89%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (13.89%) IT Support
3 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.33%) Rollout Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.78%) Deskside Support
7 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) EDIFACT
1 1 (2.78%) WinForms
1 1 (2.78%) WPF
1 1 (2.78%) X-Windows
1 1 (2.78%) XML
1 1 (2.78%) EDI
1 1 (2.78%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.78%) Online Games
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Windows XP
3 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) ITIL
2 4 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
3 1 (2.78%) ERP
3 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) C#
1 1 (2.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) MCP
2 2 (5.56%) MCSE
2 2 (5.56%) MCITP
3 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 4 (11.11%) SCCM
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (36.11%) VMware
2 13 (36.11%) Cisco
3 11 (30.56%) HP
4 8 (22.22%) Dell
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (2.78%) AppSense
6 1 (2.78%) SAP
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