The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 25 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 50 45 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.82% 8.91% 6.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.91% 37.50% 28.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 17
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£150 £225 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £127 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £374 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £200 £275
% change year-on-year
- -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 3
Average hourly rate £13.68 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.83% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £8.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.95 £16.00 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Windows 7
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
193 120 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.33% 23.76% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 53 72
Average daily rate £375 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £190 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 25 13
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £8.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -16 20 £128 -23.88% 1
Kidlington - 6 £225 - 1
Abingdon +3 4 - -
Burford - 3 £130 -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 84 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 38 (45.24%) Active Directory
4 37 (44.05%) MS Office
5 29 (34.52%) Windows XP
6 27 (32.14%) Windows 8
7 18 (21.43%) ITIL
8 17 (20.24%) SCCM
8 17 (20.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (17.86%) MS Exchange
9 15 (17.86%) MS Excel
10 13 (15.48%) VMware
10 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (14.29%) Service Management
12 10 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (10.71%) Hyper-V
14 8 (9.52%) Citrix
15 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (8.33%) SQL
15 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
15 7 (8.33%) Lync
15 7 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (8.33%) Data Centre
16 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (7.14%) Visual Studio
16 6 (7.14%) Cisco
16 6 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
16 6 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
16 6 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
17 5 (5.95%) Subversion

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 15 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.33%) Lync
2 7 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.57%) WordPress
5 3 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.57%) IIS
6 2 (2.38%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 37 (44.05%) MS Office
2 15 (17.86%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) Wireless
2 3 (3.57%) DHCP
2 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.57%) DNS
3 2 (2.38%) SSL
3 2 (2.38%) VPN
3 2 (2.38%) WAN
3 2 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.38%) Internet
4 1 (1.19%) MPLS
4 1 (1.19%) Firewall
4 1 (1.19%) SMS
4 1 (1.19%) SAN
4 1 (1.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.95%) SSDT
2 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.95%) Subversion
2 5 (5.95%) TeamCity
2 5 (5.95%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.95%) WinDbg
2 5 (5.95%) MSBuild
2 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (36.90%) Analyst
2 18 (21.43%) Service Analyst
2 18 (21.43%) Service Desk Analyst
3 17 (20.24%) 2nd Line Support
3 17 (20.24%) Support Analyst
4 16 (19.05%) Support Engineer
5 13 (15.48%) IT Support
6 10 (11.90%) 1st Line Support
7 8 (9.52%) Desktop Support
7 8 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 6 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (5.95%) Server Administrator
9 5 (5.95%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (5.95%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (5.95%) Administrator
9 5 (5.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (4.76%) Help Desk Support
11 3 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
11 3 (3.57%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.95%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.57%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.38%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.19%) EMC VNXe
6 1 (1.19%) PDA
6 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.19%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 84 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (34.52%) Windows XP
3 27 (32.14%) Windows 8
4 17 (20.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.76%) Android
7 4 (4.76%) Linux
8 3 (3.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.43%) ITIL
2 12 (14.29%) Service Management
3 6 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (5.95%) Migration
4 5 (5.95%) Scrum
4 5 (5.95%) Configuration Management
5 3 (3.57%) CRM
6 2 (2.38%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.19%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.19%) Test Management
7 1 (1.19%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.19%) Network Management
7 1 (1.19%) Test Planning
7 1 (1.19%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.19%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.19%) Server Building
7 1 (1.19%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.19%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.33%) SQL
2 5 (5.95%) Python
2 5 (5.95%) C++/CLI
2 5 (5.95%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.95%) C#
2 5 (5.95%) C++
2 5 (5.95%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.19%) MCITP
3 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (45.24%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.71%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.57%) XenApp
4 3 (3.57%) vSphere
5 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.19%) Samba
5 1 (1.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (20.24%) SCCM
2 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.48%) VMware
3 8 (9.52%) Citrix
4 6 (7.14%) Cisco
5 5 (5.95%) Oracle
5 5 (5.95%) Remedy
5 5 (5.95%) Perforce
6 4 (4.76%) HP
6 4 (4.76%) Dell
7 3 (3.57%) EMC
7 3 (3.57%) Juniper
7 3 (3.57%) NetApp
7 3 (3.57%) Altiris
7 3 (3.57%) Dell KACE
7 3 (3.57%) Ruckus Wireless
8 2 (2.38%) Websense
8 2 (2.38%) Lotus
8 2 (2.38%) Apple
9 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.19%) Symantec
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