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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 28 30 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 36 40 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.14% 5.22% 10.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.69% 17.32% 48.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 13
Median daily rate £225 £173 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% +43.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £129 £96
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £275 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £220 £225 £203
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 16
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.35 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% -15.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
166 231 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.33% 30.12% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 147 42
Median daily rate £325 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £160 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £493 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £342 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 46 25
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £13.35 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £21.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

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 May 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 May 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 +16 21 £225 +30.43% 2
Banbury +4 3 £345 -
Kidlington -2 3 - -
Burford -1 1 £175 +34.61%
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (47.44%) ITIL
3 35 (44.87%) Active Directory
4 32 (41.03%) Microsoft
5 23 (29.49%) Change Management
6 22 (28.21%) Problem Management
7 20 (25.64%) Project Management
8 18 (23.08%) MS Office
9 16 (20.51%) CMDB
10 14 (17.95%) SCCM
10 14 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (16.67%) Windows 8
12 12 (15.38%) DNS
13 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (14.10%) VMware
14 10 (12.82%) Incident Management
14 10 (12.82%) DHCP
15 9 (11.54%) Windows XP
15 9 (11.54%) NetApp
15 9 (11.54%) Hyper-V
16 8 (10.26%) Service Delivery
16 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
16 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
16 8 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
17 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2
17 7 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
17 7 (8.97%) VMware ESX
17 7 (8.97%) NetBackup
17 7 (8.97%) Windows Server
18 6 (7.69%) Office 365

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 6 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.13%) IBM Notes
3 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (23.08%) MS Office
2 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.56%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.28%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.38%) DNS
2 10 (12.82%) DHCP
3 5 (6.41%) VPN
4 3 (3.85%) IP Telephony
4 3 (3.85%) LAN
4 3 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.85%) VoIP
4 3 (3.85%) WAN
5 2 (2.56%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (2.56%) Internet
5 2 (2.56%) PBX
6 1 (1.28%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (5.13%) Back Office
2 3 (3.85%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Publishing
3 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (25.64%) Analyst
2 19 (24.36%) 2nd Line Support
2 19 (24.36%) Support Engineer
3 15 (19.23%) Desktop Engineer
3 15 (19.23%) Desktop Support
4 14 (17.95%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 11 (14.10%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 11 (14.10%) Service Analyst
6 10 (12.82%) Support Analyst
6 10 (12.82%) Windows Engineer
7 9 (11.54%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 9 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (11.54%) Rollout Engineer
7 9 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (10.26%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 8 (10.26%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
9 7 (8.97%) IT Support
10 6 (7.69%) Support Technician
10 6 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
11 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) .NET
1 2 (2.56%) .NET Framework
1 2 (2.56%) CSS
1 2 (2.56%) HTML
1 2 (2.56%) Web Services
1 2 (2.56%) XML
1 2 (2.56%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) CMDB
2 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.28%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.28%) NHS
5 1 (1.28%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.28%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (11.54%) Windows XP
6 7 (8.97%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.85%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.56%) Android
8 2 (2.56%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.28%) Linux
9 1 (1.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (47.44%) ITIL
2 23 (29.49%) Change Management
3 22 (28.21%) Problem Management
4 20 (25.64%) Project Management
5 10 (12.82%) Incident Management
6 8 (10.26%) Service Delivery
7 7 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.41%) Project Planning
8 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.13%) Fault Analysis
9 4 (5.13%) Patch Management
10 3 (3.85%) Change Control
10 3 (3.85%) Release Management
10 3 (3.85%) Service Management
10 3 (3.85%) Test Management
10 3 (3.85%) Test Planning
11 2 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.56%) Migration
11 2 (2.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.56%) SQL
2 2 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (3.85%) MCITP
2 3 (3.85%) MCSE
2 3 (3.85%) MCTS
3 2 (2.56%) Degree
3 2 (2.56%) ISEB
3 2 (2.56%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (5.13%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 35 (44.87%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.97%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.56%) Samba
5 1 (1.28%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (17.95%) SCCM
2 7 (8.97%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.56%) DameWare
3 2 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.28%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.28%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.10%) VMware
3 9 (11.54%) NetApp
4 4 (5.13%) CheckPoint
4 4 (5.13%) Citrix
4 4 (5.13%) Lotus
4 4 (5.13%) Remedy
5 3 (3.85%) Acronis
5 3 (3.85%) Cisco
6 2 (2.56%) Adobe
6 2 (2.56%) Apple
6 2 (2.56%) Lumension
6 2 (2.56%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.28%) AppSense
7 1 (1.28%) Avaya
7 1 (1.28%) HP
7 1 (1.28%) Sophos
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