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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 23 9 31
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +22
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 22 38 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.03% 11.41% 3.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.85% 44.71% 18.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 0
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £290 £263
% change year-on-year
-24.13% +10.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 9
Average hourly rate - £13.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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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
79 85 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 21.64% 25.53% 20.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 51 25
Average daily rate £330 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 16
Average hourly rate £27.00 £14.38 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.82% -41.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.15 £10.25 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £21.88 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Python
2 12 (38.71%) C#
2 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
2 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
2 12 (38.71%) WebSockets
2 12 (38.71%) Modbus
2 12 (38.71%) AngularJS
2 12 (38.71%) MQTT
3 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
4 7 (22.58%) Windows XP
5 6 (19.35%) MS Office
5 6 (19.35%) SCCM
6 5 (16.13%) Migration
7 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
7 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
7 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
8 2 (6.45%) VBA
8 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
8 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
8 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
8 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (6.45%) NHS
8 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (6.45%) Blackberry

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Office
2 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
1 12 (38.71%) Modbus
1 12 (38.71%) MQTT
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) WLAN
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MSI
1 1 (3.23%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Developer
1 8 (25.81%) C# Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Python Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Desktop Support
4 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) Support Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Migration Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Support Technician
7 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) WebSockets
1 12 (38.71%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) NHS
1 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Windows XP
3 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) UNIX
5 1 (3.23%) Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Migration
2 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL
4 1 (3.23%) Project Management
4 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) Python
1 12 (38.71%) C#
1 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.45%) VBA
3 1 (3.23%) VBScript
3 1 (3.23%) VB
3 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) MCP
2 1 (3.23%) MCSA
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) MCDST
2 1 (3.23%) MCTS
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) Dell
2 1 (3.23%) Citrix
2 1 (3.23%) LANDesk
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