The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 9 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 28 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 8.48% 4.12% 6.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 32.35% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
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£95 £224 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.54% -55.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £200 £265
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -24.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 3 9
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.85 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.13% -45.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £15.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.82 £21.32 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
Windows 7
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
84 34 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 25.45% 12.73% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 18
Average daily rate £250 £275 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -34.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £173 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.12% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 10 13
Average hourly rate £13.00 £22.69 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.70% -9.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £32.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -14.28%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +14 16 £95 - 2
Nuneaton - - - -
Rugby - - - -
Windows 7
West Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 21 (55.26%) Windows XP
4 14 (36.84%) MS Office
5 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
5 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
6 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (21.05%) LAN
7 6 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
7 6 (15.79%) ITIL
7 6 (15.79%) WAN
7 6 (15.79%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (15.79%) PDA
8 4 (10.53%) Citrix
8 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
9 3 (7.89%) IBM Notes
9 3 (7.89%) McAfee
9 3 (7.89%) Lotus
10 2 (5.26%) ITSM
10 2 (5.26%) Migration
10 2 (5.26%) SCCM
10 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
10 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
10 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (5.26%) CNE
10 2 (5.26%) Novell Certification
10 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
10 2 (5.26%) VPN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.89%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.63%) Lync
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (36.84%) MS Office
2 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) LAN
2 6 (15.79%) WAN
3 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (2.63%) VoIP
4 1 (2.63%) DNS
4 1 (2.63%) DHCP
4 1 (2.63%) Wireless
4 1 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) MS Access
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) 2nd Line Support
2 11 (28.95%) Analyst
3 10 (26.32%) Desktop Support
4 7 (18.42%) Help Desk Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Service Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Rollout Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Support Technician
9 2 (5.26%) Customer Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support Technician
9 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Desktop Technician
10 1 (2.63%) Service Desk Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) IT Support
10 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) PDA
2 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (55.26%) Windows XP
3 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (15.79%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) ITIL
2 2 (5.26%) ITSM
2 2 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.63%) CAD
3 1 (2.63%) Project Management
3 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
3 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) CNE
3 2 (5.26%) Novell Certification
3 2 (5.26%) MCSE
3 2 (5.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) WSUS
2 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Citrix
3 3 (7.89%) McAfee
3 3 (7.89%) Lotus
4 2 (5.26%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) Dell
5 1 (2.63%) Computacenter
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