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 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 33 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 40 53 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.14% 10.39% 8.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.02% 47.75% 34.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 12
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£173 £175 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £102 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £385 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £208 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -24.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 10
Average hourly rate £13.35 £15.75 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.23% -24.09%
UK excluding London average 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
235 111 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.21% 21.76% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 44 47
Average daily rate £375 £260 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £110 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £413 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.31% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 23 21
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.09 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.00 £27.50
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 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
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 6 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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 -25 13 £173 +50.00% 3
Kidlington -2 9 - -
Burford - 4 £130 -
Abingdon -2 2 - -
Banbury -6 1 - -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (54.67%) Active Directory
3 38 (50.67%) MS Office
4 35 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 26 (34.67%) Windows XP
6 19 (25.33%) ITIL
7 15 (20.00%) Windows 8
8 13 (17.33%) MS Excel
9 12 (16.00%) MS Exchange
10 11 (14.67%) SCCM
11 9 (12.00%) Service Management
11 9 (12.00%) Migration
11 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (10.67%) Blackberry
13 7 (9.33%) Cisco
13 7 (9.33%) Finance
14 6 (8.00%) WAN
15 5 (6.67%) VPN
15 5 (6.67%) Remedy
15 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
16 4 (5.33%) VMware
16 4 (5.33%) NHS
16 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
16 4 (5.33%) Dell
16 4 (5.33%) Citrix
16 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
16 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
17 3 (4.00%) Dell KACE
17 3 (4.00%) Ruckus Wireless

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 12 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.00%) WordPress
4 3 (4.00%) IIS
4 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.67%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.67%) Lync
6 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 38 (50.67%) MS Office
2 13 (17.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) WAN
2 5 (6.67%) VPN
3 3 (4.00%) LAN
3 3 (4.00%) Wireless
3 3 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (4.00%) VoIP
4 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.67%) SSL
4 2 (2.67%) Internet
5 1 (1.33%) MPLS
5 1 (1.33%) Intranet
5 1 (1.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (9.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.33%) Electronics
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (41.33%) Analyst
2 15 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 15 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 11 (14.67%) Support Analyst
3 11 (14.67%) Support Engineer
4 10 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (10.67%) IT Support
6 7 (9.33%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Team Leader
8 5 (6.67%) Test Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Desktop Support
8 5 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Help Desk Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Help Desk Support
10 3 (4.00%) Rollout Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) Senior Support Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 3 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.67%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.33%) NHS
4 3 (4.00%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.33%) DTV
5 1 (1.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (34.67%) Windows XP
3 15 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.00%) Linux
6 3 (4.00%) CentOS
7 2 (2.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) ITIL
2 9 (12.00%) Service Management
2 9 (12.00%) Migration
3 3 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (4.00%) CRM
3 3 (4.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (2.67%) Test Management
5 1 (1.33%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (1.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Time Management
5 1 (1.33%) Network Management
5 1 (1.33%) Test Planning
5 1 (1.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.33%) ITSM
5 1 (1.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) ISEB
3 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (54.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.00%) vSphere
3 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (14.67%) SCCM
2 1 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.33%) Cisco
3 5 (6.67%) Remedy
4 4 (5.33%) Dell
4 4 (5.33%) Citrix
4 4 (5.33%) VMware
5 3 (4.00%) Altiris
5 3 (4.00%) Dell KACE
5 3 (4.00%) Ruckus Wireless
5 3 (4.00%) HP
5 3 (4.00%) NetApp
6 2 (2.67%) Websense
6 2 (2.67%) Lotus
6 2 (2.67%) Juniper
6 2 (2.67%) EMC
7 1 (1.33%) SAP
7 1 (1.33%) Apple
7 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.33%) Symantec
7 1 (1.33%) Novell
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