The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 30 28 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 3 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.49% 4.30% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.00% 16.33% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£255 £138 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £200 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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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 Warrington region.

Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
20 49 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 9.90% 26.34% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 7
Average daily rate £400 £320 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £138 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 5
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) iPhone
3 3 (37.50%) LANDesk
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) Coaching
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) OpenView
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) MCP
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) Lotus
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
1 3 (37.50%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Coaching
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) LANDesk
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Lotus