The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 12 25 32
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 22 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 9.91% 8.82% 4.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.29% 36.00% 35.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 10
Median daily rate £200 £250 £158
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +58.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £142 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £340 £252
UK excluding London median daily rate £186 £200 £210
% change year-on-year
-6.87% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 2
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.25 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% -23.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.13 £11.78 £20.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £30.93 £26.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Windows 7
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
59 75 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 26.58% 24.51% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 38 25
Median daily rate £245 £375 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.66% +42.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 5
Median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.78 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.43 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +13 17 £200 -
Taunton +11 2 £275 -4.34%
Yeovil +1 1 £200 -
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (85.37%) Active Directory
3 15 (36.59%) Windows Server
4 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
5 11 (26.83%) VMware
6 10 (24.39%) SCCM
6 10 (24.39%) ITIL
6 10 (24.39%) Windows 10
7 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
8 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (17.07%) Smartphone
9 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
9 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (12.20%) Windows 8
11 4 (9.76%) ADSL
11 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
11 4 (9.76%) MS Office
11 4 (9.76%) Apple
11 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (7.32%) Mac OS X
12 3 (7.32%) Linux
13 2 (4.88%) Samsung
13 2 (4.88%) Driving Licence
13 2 (4.88%) MCSE
13 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
13 2 (4.88%) Nokia
13 2 (4.88%) Citrix
13 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) ADSL
1 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.44%) DHCP
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) LAN
2 1 (2.44%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) VLAN
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
General
1 1 (2.44%) Electronics
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.44%) Marketing
1 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Support Engineer
2 11 (26.83%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (24.39%) Analyst
4 9 (21.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 9 (21.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (19.51%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 8 (19.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (17.07%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (17.07%) Desktop Support
7 6 (14.63%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 6 (14.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) IT Support
8 5 (12.20%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (12.20%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (9.76%) Desktop Analyst
9 4 (9.76%) Service Desk Engineer
9 4 (9.76%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Smartphone
2 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Windows Server
3 10 (24.39%) Windows 10
4 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (12.20%) Windows 8
7 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
8 3 (7.32%) Linux
8 3 (7.32%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.44%) Android
9 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) ITIL
2 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.44%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) ITSM
2 1 (2.44%) Migration
2 1 (2.44%) Programme Management
2 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) MCSE
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) MCDST
2 1 (2.44%) MCITP
System Software
1 35 (85.37%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.83%) VMware
3 4 (9.76%) Apple
4 2 (4.88%) Citrix
4 2 (4.88%) Nokia
4 2 (4.88%) Samsung
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) EMC
5 1 (2.44%) Forcepoint
5 1 (2.44%) HP
5 1 (2.44%) SAP