The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 32 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 34 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 5.40% 3.22% 4.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.08% 15.08% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 6
Median daily rate £165 £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.23% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £125 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £405 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £185
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 9
Median hourly rate £11.17 £13.00 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.07% -6.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Windows 7
Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
154 126 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 24.44% 21.36% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 99 50
Median daily rate £400 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
- +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 17
Median hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.60 £26.25 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
Cardiff +23 28 £165 -49.23% 1
Newport 0 5 £195 -25.71%
Neath Port Talbot - 1 - -
Windows 7
Wales

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (62.71%) Active Directory
3 30 (50.85%) MS Office
4 19 (32.20%) ITIL
5 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
6 11 (18.64%) iPad
6 11 (18.64%) iPhone
6 11 (18.64%) Windows Server
7 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
7 9 (15.25%) Windows XP
7 9 (15.25%) Windows 10
8 8 (13.56%) Network Management
8 8 (13.56%) Citrix
9 7 (11.86%) Windows 8
9 7 (11.86%) SC Cleared
9 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
10 6 (10.17%) Cisco
11 5 (8.47%) Migration
11 5 (8.47%) VMware
11 5 (8.47%) Firewall
11 5 (8.47%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (8.47%) SCCM
12 4 (6.78%) Office 365
12 4 (6.78%) Incident Management
12 4 (6.78%) Statistics
12 4 (6.78%) ITSM
12 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
13 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
13 3 (5.08%) HP
13 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (5.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (50.85%) MS Office
2 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (8.47%) Firewall
2 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.08%) iSCSI
3 3 (5.08%) SAN
3 3 (5.08%) Structured Cabling
3 3 (5.08%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.39%) DHCP
4 2 (3.39%) DNS
4 2 (3.39%) LAN
4 2 (3.39%) VPN
4 2 (3.39%) WAN
5 1 (1.69%) Skype
5 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.39%) Publishing
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) 2nd Line Support
2 18 (30.51%) Analyst
3 17 (28.81%) Support Engineer
4 14 (23.73%) Desktop Support
5 13 (22.03%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 13 (22.03%) Desktop Engineer
5 13 (22.03%) Service Analyst
5 13 (22.03%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (16.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 10 (16.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (16.95%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 9 (15.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 6 (10.17%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
8 6 (10.17%) IT Support
9 5 (8.47%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (8.47%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (8.47%) 1st Line Support Technician
9 5 (8.47%) IT Technician
9 5 (8.47%) Rollout Engineer
9 5 (8.47%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) iPad
1 11 (18.64%) iPhone
2 4 (6.78%) Statistics
3 2 (3.39%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (18.64%) Windows Server
3 9 (15.25%) Windows 10
3 9 (15.25%) Windows XP
4 7 (11.86%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) ITIL
2 8 (13.56%) Network Management
3 5 (8.47%) Migration
4 4 (6.78%) Incident Management
4 4 (6.78%) ITSM
5 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.08%) Software Licensing
6 1 (1.69%) Data Migration
6 1 (1.69%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) SC Cleared
1 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 37 (62.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) BitLocker
2 2 (3.39%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) SCCM
2 3 (5.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.56%) Citrix
3 6 (10.17%) Cisco
4 5 (8.47%) VMware
5 3 (5.08%) Apple
5 3 (5.08%) Avaya
5 3 (5.08%) HP
6 2 (3.39%) Blue Coat
6 2 (3.39%) Lumension
7 1 (1.69%) Dell
7 1 (1.69%) SAP
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