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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 36 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 6 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.70% 2.47% 2.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.00% 11.69% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £123 £225 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.55% +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £225 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £225 £334
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £200 £170
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 9
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £14.42
% change year-on-year
-11.47% +5.73%

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
75 77 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 21.31% 21.10% 18.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 54 47
Median daily rate £350 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £243 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £388 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 14
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -44.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 19 January 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) ITIL
3 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) MS Office
5 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) Service Management
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (28.57%) Lotus
6 4 (28.57%) IBM Notes
6 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
6 4 (28.57%) CMDB
7 2 (14.29%) VMware
7 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
7 2 (14.29%) Apple
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (14.29%) Office 365
7 2 (14.29%) SCCM
7 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
8 1 (7.14%) Android
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (7.14%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (7.14%) Software Packaging
8 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune

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 4 (28.57%) IBM Notes
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Deskside Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Deskside Support
2 4 (28.57%) Deskside Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Help Desk Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Help Desk Support
2 4 (28.57%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) IT Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) IT Support
2 4 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) PC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Lotus
3 2 (14.29%) Apple
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Intel Security