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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 16 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 20 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 6.21% 6.25% 5.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.64% 36.84% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
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£165 £319 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.23% -8.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £210 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -23.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 6
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -47.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.80 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.28 £30.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £13.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -7.53%
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
78 38 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 24.22% 16.96% 15.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 17 18
Average daily rate £300 £275 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +34.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £135 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 13
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £12.40 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.17 £15.85 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 November 2014. 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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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 -3 7 £300 - 4
Atherstone - 2 £165 -
Stratford-upon-Avon 0 1 - - 1
Nuneaton - 1 £165 -
Windows 7
West Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 16 (48.48%) Windows XP
4 11 (33.33%) MS Office
5 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
5 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
6 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
7 5 (15.15%) LAN
8 4 (12.12%) ITIL
8 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (9.09%) Google
9 3 (9.09%) SCCM
9 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (9.09%) WAN
9 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
9 3 (9.09%) VPN
10 2 (6.06%) SLA
10 2 (6.06%) SQL
10 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (6.06%) Citrix
10 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
10 2 (6.06%) Internet
10 2 (6.06%) McAfee
10 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
10 2 (6.06%) Project Management
10 2 (6.06%) Apple
10 2 (6.06%) Automotive
10 2 (6.06%) Migration
10 2 (6.06%) VMware
10 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.03%) Lync
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Office
2 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) LAN
2 3 (9.09%) WAN
2 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.09%) VPN
3 2 (6.06%) Internet
4 1 (3.03%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) Wireless
4 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) MS Access
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (6.06%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (27.27%) Desktop Support
3 7 (21.21%) Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Support Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Rollout Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Service Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support Technician
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Desktop Support
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Desktop Technician
7 2 (6.06%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.06%) PDA
1 2 (6.06%) iPad
1 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) GIS
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Windows XP
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Vista
4 2 (6.06%) Android
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.12%) ITIL
2 2 (6.06%) Project Management
2 2 (6.06%) Migration
3 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
3 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.03%) ITSM
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) CNE
3 1 (3.03%) Novell Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MCP
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Google
3 2 (6.06%) Citrix
3 2 (6.06%) Apple
3 2 (6.06%) McAfee
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Computacenter
4 1 (3.03%) Lotus
Warwickshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £10 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Computer People
Rate: £10.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £10 - £15 per hour
Posted: 16 days ago