The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 10 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 8 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 10.39% 4.79% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.06% 25.00% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£353 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £208 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -24.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Average hourly rate £13.09 £14.04 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.80% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
Windows 7
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 22.08% 19.18% 16.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 13
Average daily rate £350 £253 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.61% -51.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £190 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £350 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.31% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 2
Average hourly rate £13.09 £14.04 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.80% -12.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -0.78%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) MS Office
3 6 (60.00%) Retail
4 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (40.00%) MS Project
5 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (30.00%) QA
6 3 (30.00%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Citrix
6 3 (30.00%) Remedy
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) SAP
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (30.00%) iPad
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (30.00%) ServiceNow
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) COBIT
7 2 (20.00%) FMCG
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (10.00%) SCCM
8 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Office
2 4 (40.00%) MS Project
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Skype
General
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Desktop Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) iPad
2 2 (20.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) Remedy
2 3 (30.00%) ServiceNow
2 3 (30.00%) SAP