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 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 37 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 7 29 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.03% 7.04% 6.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.07% 39.73% 30.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 15
Median daily rate £120 £171 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.61% -31.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £112 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £550 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £200 £200
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 9
Median hourly rate - £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Windows 7
Wiltshire

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
99 73 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 28.78% 17.72% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 30 49
Median daily rate £425 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £146 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 21 17
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 July 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (44.44%) ITIL
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
4 7 (38.89%) Lotus
4 7 (38.89%) IBM Notes
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) MS Office
6 3 (16.67%) VMware
7 2 (11.11%) SCCM
7 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.11%) Cisco
7 2 (11.11%) IBM
7 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
7 2 (11.11%) Firewall
8 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
8 1 (5.56%) Migration
8 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (5.56%) SCDPM
8 1 (5.56%) SCOrch
8 1 (5.56%) SCSM
8 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
8 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
8 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager

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 7 (38.89%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) NAS
2 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
General
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (44.44%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support
5 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
5 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) IT Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.56%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (5.56%) iSeries
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.56%) Migration
2 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) DFS Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (5.56%) SCDPM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOrch
2 1 (5.56%) SCSM
2 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Lotus
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Apple
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Dell
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat