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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 23 55 30
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -25
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 32 16 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.30% 2.40% 5.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.63% 11.35% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 21
Median daily rate £135 £325 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.46% +85.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £234 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £345 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £220
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.89 £11.80 £9.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.60 £15.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.27% +1.66%
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
108 141 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 21.26% 21.17% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 109 88
Median daily rate £350 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £300 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 9
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.70 £9.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £21.00 £16.00
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
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
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 25 August 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 +25 19 £115 -64.61%
Newport +3 4 £135 -
Bridgend - 4 £150 -
Torfaen - 3 - -
Windows 7
Wales

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 21 (36.84%) Windows Server
4 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 17 (29.82%) Windows XP
6 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (24.56%) ITIL
8 11 (19.30%) MS Office
9 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
9 10 (17.54%) VMware
9 10 (17.54%) Office 365
9 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (15.79%) Windows 10
10 9 (15.79%) Windows 8
11 7 (12.28%) SCCM
11 7 (12.28%) ITSM
11 7 (12.28%) Migration
11 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
12 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
12 6 (10.53%) Statistics
12 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (8.77%) DNS
13 5 (8.77%) DHCP
13 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (7.02%) Apple
14 4 (7.02%) Cisco
14 4 (7.02%) VPN
14 4 (7.02%) Firewall
15 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
15 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared

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 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.51%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Office
2 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) Office 365
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.77%) DHCP
2 5 (8.77%) DNS
3 4 (7.02%) Firewall
3 4 (7.02%) VPN
4 3 (5.26%) LAN
4 3 (5.26%) WAN
5 2 (3.51%) Internet
5 2 (3.51%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (3.51%) SAN
5 2 (3.51%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) GIS
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (3.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Support Engineer
2 20 (35.09%) Desktop Engineer
2 20 (35.09%) Desktop Support
3 18 (31.58%) 2nd Line Support
4 17 (29.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 13 (22.81%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 13 (22.81%) Analyst
6 12 (21.05%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 12 (21.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 12 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (17.54%) Service Analyst
7 10 (17.54%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (14.04%) IT Support
9 7 (12.28%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (12.28%) Rollout Engineer
9 7 (12.28%) Support Technician
10 6 (10.53%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
10 6 (10.53%) IT Technician
11 5 (8.77%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 4 (7.02%) 1st Line Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Statistics
2 1 (1.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (36.84%) Windows Server
3 17 (29.82%) Windows XP
4 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (15.79%) Windows 10
6 9 (15.79%) Windows 8
7 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.51%) Linux
9 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) ITIL
2 7 (12.28%) ITSM
2 7 (12.28%) Migration
3 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
1 2 (3.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) MCITP
2 2 (3.51%) MCSE
2 2 (3.51%) MCTS
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.75%) CCNA
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) ProxySG
2 2 (3.51%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.54%) VMware
3 4 (7.02%) Apple
3 4 (7.02%) Cisco
4 2 (3.51%) Blue Coat
4 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.51%) Citrix
5 1 (1.75%) NetApp
5 1 (1.75%) SAP