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 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 10 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 15 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 11.90% 12.00% 4.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 39.13% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£166 - £168
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 - £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 - £174
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £250 £265
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 0
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.04 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
30 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 23.81% 30.67% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 9
Average daily rate £229 £440 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.01% +83.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £320 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 1
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.04 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.15 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.19% -8.82%

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 17 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 17 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 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (95.45%) MS Office
2 21 (95.45%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (90.91%) ITIL
4 19 (86.36%) Active Directory
5 18 (81.82%) Citrix
5 18 (81.82%) Remedy
5 18 (81.82%) Blackberry
5 18 (81.82%) E-Commerce
5 18 (81.82%) Windows XP
5 18 (81.82%) Retail
5 18 (81.82%) Apple iOS
5 18 (81.82%) Windows Vista
5 18 (81.82%) Android
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
6 3 (13.64%) Smartphone
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
6 3 (13.64%) FMCG
6 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
6 3 (13.64%) SAP
7 2 (9.09%) MCP
7 2 (9.09%) A+ Certification
7 2 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (4.55%) ISSAP
8 1 (4.55%) MCTS
8 1 (4.55%) CISA
8 1 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Security Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 21 (95.45%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
General
1 18 (81.82%) Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Analyst
2 18 (81.82%) Service Analyst
2 18 (81.82%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.55%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 21 (95.45%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (81.82%) Blackberry
3 3 (13.64%) Smartphone
3 3 (13.64%) FMCG
4 1 (4.55%) Statistics
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Windows XP
2 18 (81.82%) Apple iOS
2 18 (81.82%) Windows Vista
2 18 (81.82%) Android
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) ITIL
2 18 (81.82%) E-Commerce
3 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Security Management
4 1 (4.55%) Line Management
4 1 (4.55%) Time Management
4 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) MCP
1 2 (9.09%) A+ Certification
1 2 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ISSAP
2 1 (4.55%) MCTS
2 1 (4.55%) CISA
2 1 (4.55%) CISSP
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (86.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (81.82%) Citrix
2 18 (81.82%) Remedy
3 3 (13.64%) SAP