The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 24 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 1.88% 1.50% 4.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.68% 7.69% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£125 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £220 £275
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.94
% change year-on-year
- +7.64%
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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 Staines region.

Operating Systems Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 26 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 19.38% 19.55% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 6
Average daily rate £388 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 15
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 - £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.30 - £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

Windows 7
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 4 (50.00%) MCP
4 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) MCSE
4 4 (50.00%) MCSA
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (25.00%) MS Office
7 1 (12.50%) VoIP
7 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 1 (12.50%) Citrix
7 1 (12.50%) EPoS
7 1 (12.50%) ACSP
7 1 (12.50%) UAG

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) PC Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) MCP
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
1 4 (50.00%) MCSA
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ACSP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) UAG
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix