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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 38 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 30 36 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.85% 6.33% 6.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.56% 25.53% 32.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 22
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 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £500 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £188
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 15
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £133.00 £23.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
133 141 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 21.49% 24.78% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 92 80
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £138 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 30
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £55.20 £23.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -11 17 £150 -11.76% 2
Banbury +6 3 £388 +72.22%
Kidlington -6 3 £179 -
Abingdon -3 1 - - 2
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
3 23 (43.40%) Active Directory
4 18 (33.96%) ITIL
5 17 (32.08%) MS Office
6 15 (28.30%) Office 365
7 14 (26.42%) SCCM
8 12 (22.64%) Windows 8
9 11 (20.75%) Project Management
10 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (16.98%) Hyper-V
12 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (15.09%) DHCP
12 8 (15.09%) DNS
12 8 (15.09%) Windows 10
12 8 (15.09%) Windows Server
13 7 (13.21%) Skype
13 7 (13.21%) Line Management
13 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
13 7 (13.21%) Windows XP
14 6 (11.32%) Service Management
14 6 (11.32%) Finance
14 6 (11.32%) VMware
14 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
14 6 (11.32%) SCOM
14 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
14 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
14 6 (11.32%) Fault Analysis

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (7.55%) MS Exchange
1 4 (7.55%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.66%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (32.08%) MS Office
2 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.66%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.30%) Office 365
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) DHCP
1 8 (15.09%) DNS
2 7 (13.21%) Skype
3 2 (3.77%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.77%) MySQL
3 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) SSDT
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.77%) MSBuild
1 2 (3.77%) NuGet
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (3.77%) Subversion
1 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
1 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.77%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.89%) MSI
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Analyst
2 18 (33.96%) Support Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) Desktop Support
4 10 (18.87%) Support Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (15.09%) IT Analyst
6 8 (15.09%) IT Support
6 8 (15.09%) IT Support Analyst
6 8 (15.09%) Service Desk Support
6 8 (15.09%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (13.21%) Service Analyst
7 7 (13.21%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (11.32%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (11.32%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (11.32%) Desktop Analyst
8 6 (11.32%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (11.32%) Rollout Engineer
8 6 (11.32%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) Web Services
2 2 (3.77%) .NET
3 1 (1.89%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.55%) BYOD
3 4 (7.55%) CMDB
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (22.64%) Windows 8
3 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (15.09%) Windows 10
4 8 (15.09%) Windows Server
5 7 (13.21%) Windows XP
6 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.89%) Linux
8 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) ITIL
2 11 (20.75%) Project Management
3 7 (13.21%) Line Management
4 6 (11.32%) Fault Analysis
4 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
4 6 (11.32%) Service Management
5 4 (7.55%) Application Virtualisation
5 4 (7.55%) Change Management
5 4 (7.55%) Compatibility Testing
5 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.66%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.66%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.66%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (5.66%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.66%) Service Design
7 2 (3.77%) Application Packaging
7 2 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.77%) C#
2 2 (3.77%) C++
2 2 (3.77%) C++/CLI
2 2 (3.77%) Perl
2 2 (3.77%) Python
2 2 (3.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.55%) MCP
3 3 (5.66%) A+ Certification
3 3 (5.66%) Degree
3 3 (5.66%) MCDST
4 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (43.40%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.98%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.43%) vSphere
3 5 (9.43%) XenApp
3 5 (9.43%) XenDesktop
4 4 (7.55%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (5.66%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (3.77%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (26.42%) SCCM
2 6 (11.32%) SCOM
3 4 (7.55%) AppDNA
3 4 (7.55%) EdgeSight
4 3 (5.66%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.77%) Sysprep
6 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.89%) SmoothWall
6 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) VMware
3 5 (9.43%) Citrix
4 3 (5.66%) Lotus
5 2 (3.77%) NetApp
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle
5 2 (3.77%) Perforce
6 1 (1.89%) Apple
6 1 (1.89%) Aruba
6 1 (1.89%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.89%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) Symantec
6 1 (1.89%) WatchGuard
Oxfordshire
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