The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 10 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 18 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 12.41% 11.76% 7.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.30% 35.29% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 3
Average daily rate
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£125 £221 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.50% +84.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £214 £208 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.01% -24.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.38 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-7.75% -
Windows 7
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 51 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 32.41% 33.33% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 4
Average daily rate £163 £229 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.96% +90.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £160 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £346 £152
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) ITIL
2 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
3 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 10 (28.57%) MS Office
5 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (22.86%) Windows 8
6 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
6 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (20.00%) Citrix
7 7 (20.00%) Blackberry
7 7 (20.00%) Migration
7 7 (20.00%) VMware
7 7 (20.00%) iPhone
7 7 (20.00%) iPad
8 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
8 6 (17.14%) WAN
8 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
8 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
8 6 (17.14%) Cisco
8 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
9 5 (14.29%) Finance
9 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
9 5 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (14.29%) Lync
9 5 (14.29%) BitLocker
10 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
1 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (14.29%) Lync
4 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Office
2 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) WAN
1 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) Wireless
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (8.57%) DNS
4 2 (5.71%) VPN
4 2 (5.71%) LAN
4 2 (5.71%) Internet
5 1 (2.86%) SAN
5 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (25.71%) Desktop Support
4 6 (17.14%) Field Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
5 5 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Rollout Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Service Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (8.57%) Technical Support
7 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.86%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 7 (20.00%) iPhone
1 7 (20.00%) iPad
2 5 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.71%) FMCG
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (22.86%) Windows 8
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.43%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
3 3 (8.57%) Change Control
4 2 (5.71%) Change Management
4 2 (5.71%) CAD
4 2 (5.71%) Project Management
4 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.86%) Network Management
5 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) MCP
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.71%) MCSE
2 2 (5.71%) CCNA
2 2 (5.71%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 5 (14.29%) BitLocker
3 2 (5.71%) XenApp
3 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
3 2 (5.71%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
1 2 (5.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.86%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Citrix
2 7 (20.00%) VMware
3 6 (17.14%) Cisco
4 4 (11.43%) HP
5 3 (8.57%) Symantec
5 3 (8.57%) Altiris
5 3 (8.57%) Sophos
6 2 (5.71%) Wyse
6 2 (5.71%) Mapinfo
6 2 (5.71%) MobileIron
6 2 (5.71%) Google
6 2 (5.71%) Remedy
6 2 (5.71%) Adobe
7 1 (2.86%) McAfee
7 1 (2.86%) Avaya
7 1 (2.86%) CA
7 1 (2.86%) Polycom
7 1 (2.86%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.86%) Exinda
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