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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 30 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 1 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.46% 2.50% 2.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.82% 8.57% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Median daily rate £250 £303 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.35% +34.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £190 £210
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £19.88 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
Windows 7
Hampshire

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
55 105 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 25.23% 29.17% 25.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 79 55
Median daily rate £419 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.51% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
Median hourly rate - £23.13 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 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
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 18 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Unix

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Dell
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas