The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salisbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 14 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 3.70% - 1.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £325 - £150
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £223 £209
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +6.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £13.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -7.53%
Windows 7
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 24.07% 3.23% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
Average daily rate £425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £450 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Veeam
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (33.33%) AppSense
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) JSP 440
4 2 (33.33%) CA
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Support Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) CESG
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) JSP 440
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Veeam
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) AppSense
2 2 (33.33%) CA
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos