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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 21 15 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 20 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.67% 7.50% 2.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 37.50% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 1
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£214 £163 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.53% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £208 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -24.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £12.75 £14.09
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -9.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.55 £12.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.63 £13.50 £16.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
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
100 64 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 23.36% 20.00% 28.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 18 36
Average daily rate £330 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £110 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.31% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 25
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.80 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.48 £21.55 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -0.78%

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 May 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 May 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 25 (75.76%) Active Directory
3 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
3 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (30.30%) Windows XP
4 10 (30.30%) SCCM
5 9 (27.27%) Office 365
5 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
6 7 (21.21%) Windows 8
7 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (18.18%) MS Office
8 5 (15.15%) DNS
8 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
8 5 (15.15%) VMware
8 5 (15.15%) Firewall
9 4 (12.12%) Wireless
9 4 (12.12%) Sophos
9 4 (12.12%) Cisco
9 4 (12.12%) DMZ
9 4 (12.12%) Windows Vista
9 4 (12.12%) WSUS
10 3 (9.09%) Moodle
10 3 (9.09%) Lotus
10 3 (9.09%) SSL
10 3 (9.09%) CSS
10 3 (9.09%) IBM Notes
10 3 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (9.09%) IP Telephony
10 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.09%) Moodle
3 3 (9.09%) IBM Notes
3 3 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.03%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) DNS
1 5 (15.15%) Firewall
2 4 (12.12%) Wireless
2 4 (12.12%) DMZ
3 3 (9.09%) IP Telephony
3 3 (9.09%) SSL
4 2 (6.06%) WAN
4 2 (6.06%) LAN
4 2 (6.06%) Internet
5 1 (3.03%) VLAN
5 1 (3.03%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (3.03%) VoIP
5 1 (3.03%) ADSL
5 1 (3.03%) Broadband
5 1 (3.03%) DHCP
5 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) 3rd Line Support
2 8 (24.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Server Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Server Support Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Server Support
3 6 (18.18%) Desktop Support
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Administrator
4 5 (15.15%) Server Administrator
5 4 (12.12%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (12.12%) IT Support
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (30.30%) Windows XP
4 7 (21.21%) Windows 8
5 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (12.12%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.09%) 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 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.03%) CCNP
2 1 (3.03%) CCNA
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (75.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) XenApp
2 1 (3.03%) XenServer
2 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) SCCM
2 4 (12.12%) WSUS
3 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) Sophos
3 4 (12.12%) Cisco
4 3 (9.09%) Lotus
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) Dell
6 1 (3.03%) EMC
6 1 (3.03%) Juniper
6 1 (3.03%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.03%) Veeam
6 1 (3.03%) Lumension