The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 30 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 61 64 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.68% 4.95% 4.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.71% 17.98% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 23
Average daily rate
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£250 £340 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £244 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £438 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £290 £263
% change year-on-year
-24.13% +10.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 12
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -28.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £11.93 £14.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £40.00 £31.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Windows 7
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
326 356 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.02% 27.55% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 195 130
Average daily rate £325 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 54 69
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.78 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.31% -45.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £40.00 £45.00
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 Surrey

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +12 10 £135 -62.10% 1
Woking +7 10 £130 -68.00% 2
Staines -3 3 £375 - 4
Camberley - 3 - -
Chertsey - 2 £250 -
Dorking - 2 - - 3
Weybridge +3 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames -6 1 - -
Cobham - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Leatherhead - - - - 1
Redhill - - - - 2
Reigate - - - - 3
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (50.98%) Microsoft
2 78 (50.98%) Active Directory
3 66 (43.14%) MS Office
4 48 (31.37%) Windows XP
5 37 (24.18%) MS Exchange
5 37 (24.18%) Citrix
6 36 (23.53%) MS Excel
7 29 (18.95%) ITIL
8 26 (16.99%) SCCM
9 24 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (14.38%) Blackberry
10 22 (14.38%) Firewall
11 20 (13.07%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (12.42%) VPN
13 17 (11.11%) Windows 8
14 16 (10.46%) VMware
15 14 (9.15%) XenApp
16 13 (8.50%) XenDesktop
16 13 (8.50%) Lync
16 13 (8.50%) Apple
17 12 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (7.84%) Symantec
17 12 (7.84%) Microsoft App-V
18 11 (7.19%) MCSE
18 11 (7.19%) Office 365
18 11 (7.19%) Dutch Language
19 10 (6.54%) TCP/IP
20 9 (5.88%) DNS
20 9 (5.88%) Cisco

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 37 (24.18%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.50%) Lync
3 8 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (3.92%) WorkSite
5 6 (3.92%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.96%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.96%) Documentum
6 3 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.65%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 66 (43.14%) MS Office
2 36 (23.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Academy Housing
1 1 (0.65%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.38%) Firewall
2 19 (12.42%) VPN
3 10 (6.54%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.88%) DNS
4 9 (5.88%) LAN
4 9 (5.88%) WAN
5 8 (5.23%) DHCP
6 6 (3.92%) VoIP
7 4 (2.61%) Wireless
7 4 (2.61%) SAN
8 3 (1.96%) FTP
9 2 (1.31%) NAS
9 2 (1.31%) ADSL
9 2 (1.31%) Broadband
10 1 (0.65%) SSL
10 1 (0.65%) Intranet
10 1 (0.65%) Internet
10 1 (0.65%) Telnet
10 1 (0.65%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.65%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (3.92%) MSI
2 3 (1.96%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (7.19%) Dutch Language
2 9 (5.88%) Law
3 6 (3.92%) Finance
4 3 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.96%) Retail
5 2 (1.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (28.10%) Analyst
2 24 (15.69%) Desktop Support
2 24 (15.69%) Support Engineer
3 22 (14.38%) Support Analyst
4 18 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (10.46%) Desktop Engineer
6 15 (9.80%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 15 (9.80%) Service Analyst
6 15 (9.80%) Service Desk Analyst
7 13 (8.50%) Help Desk Analyst
7 13 (8.50%) 1st Line Support
8 11 (7.19%) Help Desk Support
9 8 (5.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (5.23%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 7 (4.58%) Rollout Engineer
11 6 (3.92%) Deployment Engineer
11 6 (3.92%) IT Support
11 6 (3.92%) Consultant
11 6 (3.92%) Support Technician
12 5 (3.27%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.92%) Application Packaging
2 3 (1.96%) WAP
2 3 (1.96%) SOAP
2 3 (1.96%) Web Services
3 2 (1.31%) ODBC
3 2 (1.31%) Flash
4 1 (0.65%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.38%) Blackberry
2 6 (3.92%) iPhone
2 6 (3.92%) iPad
2 6 (3.92%) EPoS
3 3 (1.96%) NHS
4 2 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.31%) Clustering
4 2 (1.31%) EFT
5 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.65%) AS400
5 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 153 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (31.37%) Windows XP
3 24 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (13.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 9 (5.88%) Apple iOS
7 8 (5.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (3.92%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.96%) UNIX
9 3 (1.96%) Solaris
9 3 (1.96%) Linux
10 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.95%) ITIL
2 9 (5.88%) Migration
3 5 (3.27%) Incident Management
4 4 (2.61%) Project Planning
4 4 (2.61%) Software Deployment
4 4 (2.61%) Workflow
4 4 (2.61%) Service Delivery
5 3 (1.96%) Data Security
5 3 (1.96%) ITIL V2
5 3 (1.96%) Release Management
6 2 (1.31%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (1.31%) Software Distribution
6 2 (1.31%) Project Management
6 2 (1.31%) Service Management
6 2 (1.31%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (0.65%) ITSM
7 1 (0.65%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (0.65%) Problem Management
7 1 (0.65%) Workflow Management
7 1 (0.65%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.92%) SQL
2 4 (2.61%) PowerShell
2 4 (2.61%) Shell Script
3 3 (1.96%) VBScript
3 3 (1.96%) Java
3 3 (1.96%) PL/SQL
3 3 (1.96%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.96%) Korn
4 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (7.19%) MCSE
3 9 (5.88%) MCP
4 5 (3.27%) MCSA
4 5 (3.27%) MCDST
5 3 (1.96%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.96%) Degree
5 3 (1.96%) MCITP
6 2 (1.31%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.31%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.65%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (0.65%) CCNA
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.65%) CCSA
7 1 (0.65%) MOS
7 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.23%) SLA
System Software
1 78 (50.98%) Active Directory
2 14 (9.15%) XenApp
3 13 (8.50%) XenDesktop
4 12 (7.84%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (5.88%) Terminal Services
5 9 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.96%) ISA Server
6 3 (1.96%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.65%) vSphere
7 1 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 26 (16.99%) SCCM
2 5 (3.27%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (3.27%) WSUS
3 4 (2.61%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.96%) Sysprep
5 2 (1.31%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 78 (50.98%) Microsoft
2 37 (24.18%) Citrix
3 16 (10.46%) VMware
4 13 (8.50%) Apple
5 12 (7.84%) Symantec
6 9 (5.88%) Cisco
7 8 (5.23%) AppSense
7 8 (5.23%) HP
8 7 (4.58%) McAfee
9 6 (3.92%) Altiris
10 5 (3.27%) Oracle
11 4 (2.61%) Mitel
11 4 (2.61%) LANDesk
11 4 (2.61%) Veeam
11 4 (2.61%) Dell
11 4 (2.61%) Avaya
12 3 (1.96%) EMC
12 3 (1.96%) Sun
12 3 (1.96%) SAP
13 2 (1.31%) Google
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