The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 37 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 25 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.00% 3.71% 3.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.49% 16.33% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 20
Median daily rate £213 £325 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% +116.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £186 £200 £210
% change year-on-year
-6.87% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 5
Median hourly rate £12.25 £10.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £15.55 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Windows 7
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
122 196 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 19.52% 22.71% 20.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 142 94
Median daily rate £395 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 29 12
Median hourly rate £12.50 £11.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.75% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £9.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £21.00 £20.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 Wales

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +26 20 £213 -34.61% 1
West Wales -1 3 - -
North Wales -3 1 - -
Mid Wales - 1 - -
Windows 7
UK

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Wales region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 25 (37.88%) Microsoft
4 21 (31.82%) Windows Server
5 17 (25.76%) Windows XP
6 15 (22.73%) MS Office
7 14 (21.21%) ITIL
8 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
10 11 (16.67%) Office 365
10 11 (16.67%) Windows 10
11 10 (15.15%) VMware
12 8 (12.12%) Windows 8
12 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (10.61%) Migration
13 7 (10.61%) Cisco
13 7 (10.61%) SCCM
13 7 (10.61%) SC Cleared
13 7 (10.61%) Security Cleared
14 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
14 6 (9.09%) TCP/IP
15 5 (7.58%) VPN
15 5 (7.58%) DNS
15 5 (7.58%) DHCP
15 5 (7.58%) Citrix
15 5 (7.58%) ITSM
15 5 (7.58%) Incident Management
15 5 (7.58%) Statistics
16 4 (6.06%) Blue Coat
16 4 (6.06%) ProxySG

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.03%) IIS
2 2 (3.03%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (22.73%) MS Office
2 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) Office 365
2 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.58%) DHCP
2 5 (7.58%) DNS
2 5 (7.58%) VPN
3 4 (6.06%) Firewall
4 2 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (3.03%) Internet
4 2 (3.03%) LAN
4 2 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (3.03%) SAN
4 2 (3.03%) Skype
4 2 (3.03%) WAN
5 1 (1.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) GIS
General
1 2 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (31.82%) Desktop Support
2 20 (30.30%) Support Engineer
3 19 (28.79%) Desktop Engineer
4 18 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
5 15 (22.73%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 13 (19.70%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 13 (19.70%) Analyst
7 11 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 11 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 11 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 10 (15.15%) Rollout Engineer
9 9 (13.64%) IT Support
10 8 (12.12%) 1st Line Support
10 8 (12.12%) Service Analyst
10 8 (12.12%) Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (12.12%) Support Technician
11 7 (10.61%) IT Technician
12 6 (9.09%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
13 5 (7.58%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 5 (7.58%) IT Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Statistics
2 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 17 (25.76%) Windows XP
4 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 8 (12.12%) Windows 8
6 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.03%) Linux
9 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) ITIL
2 7 (10.61%) Migration
3 5 (7.58%) Incident Management
3 5 (7.58%) ITSM
4 1 (1.52%) CRM
4 1 (1.52%) ERP
4 1 (1.52%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.06%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.52%) Java
3 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) SC Cleared
1 7 (10.61%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.03%) MCITP
2 2 (3.03%) MCSE
2 2 (3.03%) MCTS
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.06%) ProxySG
3 2 (3.03%) BitLocker
3 2 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (37.88%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.15%) VMware
3 7 (10.61%) Cisco
4 5 (7.58%) Citrix
5 4 (6.06%) Apple
5 4 (6.06%) Blue Coat
6 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.03%) Lumension
7 1 (1.52%) Dell
7 1 (1.52%) Lotus
7 1 (1.52%) SAP
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