The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 8 27 15
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 4 2 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 9.76% 1.72% 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 22.22% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 26
Median daily rate £160 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £200 £200
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.02 £14.42 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-2.80% -3.85%
Windows 7
Somerset

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

Operating Systems Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 9 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 29.27% 7.76% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 34
Median daily rate £344 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £279 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £900 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton 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 Taunton

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

Windows 7
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) Sophos
5 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) IT Technician
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos