The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 30 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 17 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.91% 6.34% 6.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.82% 27.69% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 5
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £200 £265
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -24.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 3
Average hourly rate £13.75 £13.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +22.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Operating Systems Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
123 65 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 35.55% 22.89% 23.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 34 22
Average daily rate £338 £275 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £120 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £400 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 8
Average hourly rate £13.75 £16.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +45.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.67 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.45% -14.28%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (32.43%) C#
3 12 (32.43%) MS Office
4 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
4 11 (29.73%) Python
4 11 (29.73%) TCP/IP
4 11 (29.73%) WebSockets
4 11 (29.73%) Modbus
4 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
4 11 (29.73%) MQTT
5 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
6 8 (21.62%) Windows XP
7 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
7 7 (18.92%) Citrix
7 7 (18.92%) SCCM
7 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (13.51%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (13.51%) WAN
8 5 (13.51%) LAN
9 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
9 4 (10.81%) Cisco
9 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (10.81%) Blackberry
9 4 (10.81%) Migration
9 4 (10.81%) VMware
10 3 (8.11%) Firewall
10 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
10 3 (8.11%) ITIL

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) MS Office
2 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) TCP/IP
1 11 (29.73%) Modbus
1 11 (29.73%) MQTT
2 5 (13.51%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (13.51%) WAN
2 5 (13.51%) LAN
3 3 (8.11%) Firewall
4 2 (5.41%) WLAN
5 1 (2.70%) 3G
5 1 (2.70%) DHCP
5 1 (2.70%) VoIP
5 1 (2.70%) VPN
5 1 (2.70%) DNS
5 1 (2.70%) ADSL
5 1 (2.70%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) Desktop Engineer
1 6 (16.22%) Software Engineer
1 6 (16.22%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (16.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (13.51%) Developer
2 5 (13.51%) Desktop Support
2 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Python Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (5.41%) Help Desk Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Migration Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Support Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (2.70%) Support Technician
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) WebSockets
1 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Windows XP
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) UNIX
5 1 (2.70%) Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.81%) Migration
2 3 (8.11%) ITIL
3 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
3 2 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
3 2 (5.41%) Asset Management
3 2 (5.41%) Project Management
4 1 (2.70%) B2B
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.70%) Resource Management
4 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) C#
2 11 (29.73%) JavaScript
2 11 (29.73%) Python
3 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (8.11%) MCP
1 3 (8.11%) MCDST
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) MCTS
2 2 (5.41%) MCSA
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) SCCM
2 2 (5.41%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) Citrix
3 4 (10.81%) Cisco
3 4 (10.81%) VMware
4 2 (5.41%) Mitel
4 2 (5.41%) HP
4 2 (5.41%) NetApp
5 1 (2.70%) Wyse
5 1 (2.70%) Symantec
5 1 (2.70%) McAfee
5 1 (2.70%) Borland
5 1 (2.70%) Apple
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle
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