The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 38 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 7 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.97% 2.67% 2.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.94% 9.90% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £123 £225 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.55% +40.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £225 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £225 £168
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £200 £200
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £18.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -32.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.78
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.89%

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

Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
64 101 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 18.03% 26.93% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 70 35
Median daily rate £350 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £255 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £400 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 14
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 Swindon

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
3 4 (30.77%) CMDB
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) MS Office
4 3 (23.08%) IBM Notes
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (23.08%) Lotus
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) SCCM
5 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (15.38%) Office 365
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
5 2 (15.38%) Apple
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
6 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) IBM Notes
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Support
1 5 (38.46%) Help Desk Support Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) IT Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) IT Support
2 4 (30.77%) IT Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Deskside Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Deskside Support
3 3 (23.08%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (7.69%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Lotus
3 2 (15.38%) Apple
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £13 - £14 per hour
Posted: Yesterday