The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 22 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 6 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.80% 3.36% 1.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.77% 13.56% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £110 £120 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £200 £210
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-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 Slough region.

Operating Systems Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 59 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 29.75% 24.79% 32.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 31 53
Median daily rate £363 £360 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £124 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £515 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 10
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% +19.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough 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 Slough

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Slough region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Slough region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) SCCM
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (11.11%) Broadband
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) IIS
5 1 (11.11%) MS Office
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Apple
5 1 (11.11%) NHS

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (11.11%) Broadband
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server Support
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
1 1 (11.11%) FMCG
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Change Control
1 1 (11.11%) Data Management
1 1 (11.11%) IT Asset Management
1 1 (11.11%) Migration
1 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) BitLocker
2 1 (11.11%) UAG
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Kaspersky
2 1 (11.11%) MobileIron
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec