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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 9 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 12 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 10.26% 10.39% 3.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.15% 32.00% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 - £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 - £174
UK excluding London average daily rate £214 £275 £263
% change year-on-year
-22.27% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 0
Average hourly rate £14.04 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
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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
26 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 22.22% 32.47% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 11
Average daily rate £320 £425 £178
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +139.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £208 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.57% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 3
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.04 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 September 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 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) MS Office
2 19 (95.00%) ITIL
3 18 (90.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (85.00%) Citrix
4 17 (85.00%) Remedy
4 17 (85.00%) Blackberry
4 17 (85.00%) E-Commerce
4 17 (85.00%) Windows XP
4 17 (85.00%) Retail
4 17 (85.00%) Windows Vista
4 17 (85.00%) Android
4 17 (85.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.00%) FMCG
5 2 (10.00%) Smartphone
5 2 (10.00%) A+ Certification
5 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (10.00%) MCP
5 2 (10.00%) SAP
6 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (5.00%) CISSP
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.00%) LAN
6 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
6 1 (5.00%) SLA

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Applications
1 19 (95.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
General
1 17 (85.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Analyst
2 17 (85.00%) Service Analyst
2 17 (85.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 17 (85.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (10.00%) FMCG
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Windows XP
2 17 (85.00%) Windows Vista
2 17 (85.00%) Android
2 17 (85.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) ITIL
2 17 (85.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Line Management
4 1 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) MCP
1 2 (10.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ISSAP
2 1 (5.00%) MCTS
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CISA
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (90.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (85.00%) Citrix
2 17 (85.00%) Remedy
3 2 (10.00%) SAP