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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 8 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 13 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 11.71% 5.50% 1.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.09% 20.69% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £210 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -23.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 0
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.04 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £13.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -7.53%
Windows 7
London

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
22 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 19.82% 26.61% 34.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 19
Average daily rate £204 £363 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.79% -21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £264 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £525 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 1
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.04 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

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 21 November 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (90.48%) ITIL
3 17 (80.95%) MS Office
3 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
4 14 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (57.14%) Blackberry
5 12 (57.14%) Windows XP
6 11 (52.38%) Citrix
6 11 (52.38%) E-Commerce
6 11 (52.38%) Remedy
6 11 (52.38%) Android
6 11 (52.38%) Apple iOS
6 11 (52.38%) Retail
6 11 (52.38%) Windows Vista
7 6 (28.57%) MCP
8 4 (19.05%) SAP
8 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
8 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (19.05%) Service Management
8 4 (19.05%) ITSM
8 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
8 4 (19.05%) Smartphone
8 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
8 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
8 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
8 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (19.05%) FMCG
9 2 (9.52%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (9.52%) SLA

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 17 (80.95%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless
General
1 11 (52.38%) Retail
2 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Analyst
2 15 (71.43%) Service Analyst
2 15 (71.43%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Desktop Support
3 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (57.14%) Blackberry
3 4 (19.05%) Smartphone
3 4 (19.05%) FMCG
4 1 (4.76%) Statistics
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 11 (52.38%) Windows Vista
3 11 (52.38%) Android
3 11 (52.38%) Apple iOS
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) ITIL
2 11 (52.38%) E-Commerce
3 4 (19.05%) Service Management
3 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
3 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
3 4 (19.05%) ITSM
4 1 (4.76%) Security Management
4 1 (4.76%) Time Management
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Line Management
4 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) MCP
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.52%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (9.52%) A+ Certification
4 1 (4.76%) ISSAP
4 1 (4.76%) MCTS
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) CISA
4 1 (4.76%) CISSP
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) Citrix
2 11 (52.38%) Remedy
3 4 (19.05%) SAP