The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Runcorn 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Runcorn region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank - - 11
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Runcorn - - 7.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-23.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.63 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.86%
Operating Systems Category
Runcorn
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Runcorn 45.00% 25.00% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Average daily rate £270 £600 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% +85.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows 7
Cheshire

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Runcorn

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Runcorn

Windows 7
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Runcorn 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Runcorn 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 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus