The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 32 21 33
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 17 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.83% 7.48% 3.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.08% 30.56% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 4
Median daily rate £150 £170 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £138 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £178
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £187
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Median hourly rate £20.00 £133.00 £12.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.96% +962.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
Windows 7
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
77 72 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 21.88% 24.49% 18.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 53 36
Median daily rate £350 £275 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -42.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £138 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £406 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 18
Median hourly rate £20.00 £55.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.63% +279.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 7 across the Oxford region.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Oxford region.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
3 11 (39.29%) ITIL
4 8 (28.57%) Project Management
4 8 (28.57%) MS Office
4 8 (28.57%) Office 365
5 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (21.43%) SCCM
6 6 (21.43%) Windows 10
6 6 (21.43%) Fault Analysis
6 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 6 (21.43%) DHCP
6 6 (21.43%) DNS
7 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (17.86%) Windows 8
7 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
7 5 (17.86%) SCOM
7 5 (17.86%) Problem Management
7 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
7 5 (17.86%) Line Management
8 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (14.29%) vSphere
8 4 (14.29%) XenApp
8 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
8 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (14.29%) CMDB
8 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 4 (14.29%) Finance

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Office
2 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Office 365
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) DHCP
1 6 (21.43%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) Skype
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Support Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Desktop Support
2 8 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Floorwalker
3 5 (17.86%) Rollout Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Deskside Support
5 3 (10.71%) Office 365 Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.29%) CMDB
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) BYOD
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (21.43%) Windows 10
4 5 (17.86%) Windows 8
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Project Management
3 6 (21.43%) Fault Analysis
4 5 (17.86%) Line Management
4 5 (17.86%) Problem Management
5 4 (14.29%) Change Management
5 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.71%) Application Virtualisation
6 3 (10.71%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (7.14%) Patch Management
7 2 (7.14%) Service Design
8 1 (3.57%) Migration
8 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) MCP
3 2 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.29%) vSphere
3 4 (14.29%) XenApp
3 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) SCCM
2 5 (17.86%) SCOM
3 3 (10.71%) AppDNA
3 3 (10.71%) EdgeSight
4 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Citrix
3 3 (10.71%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (3.57%) Fortinet