The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 65 11 38
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +27
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 14 86 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.54% 9.59% 3.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.95% 37.07% 15.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 45 12
Median daily rate £145 £338 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.03% +17.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £205 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £417 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £188 £200
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 22 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £21.55 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.03% +30.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.27 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.60% -3.33%
Windows 7
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
176 232 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 19.40% 25.86% 23.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 117 111
Median daily rate £378 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.20% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £230 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 24 14
Median hourly rate £16.00 £18.55 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.74% +19.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.33 £24.12 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 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 Reading region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (67.31%) Active Directory
3 24 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 22 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (36.54%) Remedy
5 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
6 17 (32.69%) SLA
6 17 (32.69%) Incident Management
7 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (30.77%) Linux
7 16 (30.77%) ITIL
8 12 (23.08%) Unix
8 12 (23.08%) MS Office
9 11 (21.15%) SCCM
10 10 (19.23%) Windows 8
11 9 (17.31%) Windows XP
12 8 (15.38%) Citrix
12 8 (15.38%) .NET
12 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
13 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
14 5 (9.62%) XenApp
14 5 (9.62%) DV Cleared
14 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (9.62%) POCO
14 5 (9.62%) Xcode
14 5 (9.62%) Objective-C
14 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
14 5 (9.62%) ATL
14 5 (9.62%) C++
14 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (23.08%) MS Office
2 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) DHCP
1 1 (1.92%) DNS
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
1 1 (1.92%) IPX
1 1 (1.92%) Skype
1 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.92%) VoIP
1 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Xcode
2 1 (1.92%) MSI
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) Law
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (53.85%) Support Engineer
2 14 (26.92%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 13 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 11 (21.15%) Desktop Support
4 11 (21.15%) Linux Support
4 11 (21.15%) Linux Support Engineer
5 10 (19.23%) Desktop Engineer
6 9 (17.31%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 8 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (15.38%) Analyst
7 8 (15.38%) Junior
7 8 (15.38%) Junior Linux Engineer
8 7 (13.46%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 7 (13.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (9.62%) Applications Packager
9 5 (9.62%) C++ Developer
9 5 (9.62%) Developer
9 5 (9.62%) Junior Support Engineer
10 4 (7.69%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) .NET
2 5 (9.62%) ATL
2 5 (9.62%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 22 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (30.77%) Linux
4 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (23.08%) Unix
6 10 (19.23%) Windows 8
7 9 (17.31%) Windows XP
8 3 (5.77%) Windows 10
8 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Incident Management
2 16 (30.77%) ITIL
3 3 (5.77%) Migration
4 2 (3.85%) Application Discovery
5 1 (1.92%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.92%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) C++
1 5 (9.62%) Objective-C
2 3 (5.77%) C#
3 2 (3.85%) SQL
4 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.62%) DV Cleared
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.69%) CCNA
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.69%) HNC
3 4 (7.69%) MCSE
3 4 (7.69%) RHCSA
4 3 (5.77%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (32.69%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (67.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) XenApp
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (21.15%) SCCM
2 4 (7.69%) Nagios
2 4 (7.69%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
1 19 (36.54%) Remedy
2 8 (15.38%) Citrix
3 4 (7.69%) Altiris
3 4 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (3.85%) VMware
5 1 (1.92%) Apple
5 1 (1.92%) Lotus
5 1 (1.92%) Lumension
5 1 (1.92%) Polycom
5 1 (1.92%) Sophos
5 1 (1.92%) Symantec
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