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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 40 28 39
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 55 65 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.13% 4.90% 3.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.99% 17.86% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 19
Average daily rate
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£190 £275 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £136 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £404 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £250 £268
% change year-on-year
-15.90% -6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 22 10
Average hourly rate £14.28 £13.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.77% -28.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.88 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £16.73 £33.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
344 364 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.81% 27.43% 24.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 215 127
Average daily rate £325 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 47 65
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -29.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £24.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Woking +9 10 £130 -64.13% 2
Guildford +5 8 £150 -62.50%
Camberley - 7 £135 -
Chertsey - 2 £250 -
Staines +1 1 - -
Weybridge 0 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames -2 1 - -
Leatherhead -4 1 - -
Redhill - - - - 2
Reigate - - - - 3
Dorking - - - - 4
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - - 2
Godalming - - - - 1
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 146 (100.00%) Windows
2 73 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 66 (45.21%) Active Directory
3 66 (45.21%) MS Office
4 40 (27.40%) Windows XP
5 34 (23.29%) MS Excel
6 31 (21.23%) MS Exchange
7 30 (20.55%) Citrix
8 29 (19.86%) ITIL
9 26 (17.81%) SCCM
10 23 (15.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (13.01%) Blackberry
11 19 (13.01%) Firewall
11 19 (13.01%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (10.96%) Lync
13 14 (9.59%) Windows 8
13 14 (9.59%) VMware
13 14 (9.59%) VPN
14 13 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (8.22%) XenApp
15 12 (8.22%) XenDesktop
15 12 (8.22%) Microsoft App-V
15 12 (8.22%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (7.53%) HP
16 11 (7.53%) Apple
16 11 (7.53%) MCSE
17 10 (6.85%) Symantec
18 9 (6.16%) Migration
18 9 (6.16%) Law
18 9 (6.16%) MCP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 31 (21.23%) MS Exchange
2 16 (10.96%) Lync
3 7 (4.79%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.11%) WorkSite
5 5 (3.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.05%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.05%) Documentum
6 3 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.68%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 66 (45.21%) MS Office
2 34 (23.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Academy Housing
1 1 (0.68%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.01%) Firewall
2 14 (9.59%) VPN
3 9 (6.16%) LAN
4 8 (5.48%) WAN
5 7 (4.79%) DHCP
5 7 (4.79%) VoIP
5 7 (4.79%) DNS
6 4 (2.74%) SAN
6 4 (2.74%) Wireless
7 3 (2.05%) FTP
7 3 (2.05%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.05%) NAS
8 2 (1.37%) Internet
9 1 (0.68%) Telnet
9 1 (0.68%) Intranet
9 1 (0.68%) ADSL
9 1 (0.68%) PBX
9 1 (0.68%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.68%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.42%) MSI
2 3 (2.05%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (6.16%) Law
2 7 (4.79%) Finance
2 7 (4.79%) Dutch Language
3 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.37%) Retail
4 2 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (30.82%) Analyst
2 21 (14.38%) Desktop Support
2 21 (14.38%) Support Analyst
3 20 (13.70%) Support Engineer
4 19 (13.01%) Service Analyst
4 19 (13.01%) Service Desk Analyst
5 18 (12.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (8.90%) Desktop Engineer
6 13 (8.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 12 (8.22%) Rollout Engineer
8 11 (7.53%) Help Desk Analyst
9 10 (6.85%) Help Desk Support
10 9 (6.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (5.48%) 1st Line Support
12 7 (4.79%) Help Desk Support Analyst
13 6 (4.11%) IT Support
13 6 (4.11%) Support Technician
13 6 (4.11%) Architect
14 5 (3.42%) Consultant
14 5 (3.42%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.11%) Application Packaging
2 3 (2.05%) SOAP
2 3 (2.05%) Web Services
2 3 (2.05%) WAP
3 2 (1.37%) Flash
3 2 (1.37%) ODBC
4 1 (0.68%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.01%) Blackberry
2 13 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.42%) EPoS
3 5 (3.42%) iPad
4 4 (2.74%) iPhone
4 4 (2.74%) NHS
5 3 (2.05%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.37%) Clustering
7 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.68%) AS400
7 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.68%) EFT
7 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 146 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (27.40%) Windows XP
3 23 (15.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (13.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (9.59%) Windows 8
6 9 (6.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.11%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.05%) UNIX
8 3 (2.05%) Solaris
8 3 (2.05%) Linux
9 2 (1.37%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.86%) ITIL
2 9 (6.16%) Migration
3 6 (4.11%) Incident Management
4 4 (2.74%) Project Planning
4 4 (2.74%) Software Deployment
4 4 (2.74%) Service Delivery
4 4 (2.74%) Workflow
5 3 (2.05%) Service Management
5 3 (2.05%) Data Security
5 3 (2.05%) ITIL V2
5 3 (2.05%) Release Management
6 2 (1.37%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (1.37%) Mentoring
6 2 (1.37%) Coaching
6 2 (1.37%) Software Distribution
6 2 (1.37%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (0.68%) ITSM
7 1 (0.68%) Identity Management
7 1 (0.68%) Project Management
7 1 (0.68%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.42%) SQL
2 3 (2.05%) Shell Script
2 3 (2.05%) Java
2 3 (2.05%) PL/SQL
2 3 (2.05%) Bash Shell
2 3 (2.05%) Korn
3 2 (1.37%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.37%) VBScript
4 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (8.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (7.53%) MCSE
3 9 (6.16%) MCP
4 6 (4.11%) MCSA
5 5 (3.42%) MCDST
6 4 (2.74%) Degree
7 3 (2.05%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.37%) MCITP
8 2 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.37%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.37%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.68%) CCSA
9 1 (0.68%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.68%) CCNA
9 1 (0.68%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.79%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (45.21%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.22%) XenApp
2 12 (8.22%) XenDesktop
2 12 (8.22%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.11%) Terminal Services
5 4 (2.74%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.05%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.37%) vSphere
7 2 (1.37%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 26 (17.81%) SCCM
2 5 (3.42%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.74%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 3 (2.05%) Sysprep
4 3 (2.05%) WSUS
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 73 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (20.55%) Citrix
3 14 (9.59%) VMware
4 11 (7.53%) HP
4 11 (7.53%) Apple
5 10 (6.85%) Symantec
6 9 (6.16%) Cisco
7 8 (5.48%) AppSense
8 6 (4.11%) Oracle
9 5 (3.42%) McAfee
10 4 (2.74%) Mitel
10 4 (2.74%) Altiris
10 4 (2.74%) LANDesk
10 4 (2.74%) Veeam
10 4 (2.74%) Avaya
11 3 (2.05%) EMC
11 3 (2.05%) Sun
11 3 (2.05%) SAP
11 3 (2.05%) Google
12 2 (1.37%) Dell