The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 11 22 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +17
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 37 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.87% 6.22% 1.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.17% 25.49% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-68.08% +41.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £200 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £450 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £285 £263
% change year-on-year
-25.43% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -51.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Windows 7
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
115 102 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 30.67% 24.40% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 49 29
Average daily rate £220 £345 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.23% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £448 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -52.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 August 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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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
Crawley +6 12 £120 -70.18% 1
Gatwick +3 7 £150 -25.00%
Littlehampton - 3 - -
Worthing -9 2 £125 +4.16%
Burgess Hill - - - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (57.53%) Active Directory
3 29 (39.73%) MS Office
4 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
5 20 (27.40%) MS Excel
5 20 (27.40%) Windows XP
6 17 (23.29%) ITIL
7 10 (13.70%) LAN
7 10 (13.70%) Citrix
8 9 (12.33%) WAN
8 9 (12.33%) MS Exchange
8 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (10.96%) SCCM
9 8 (10.96%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (8.22%) Symantec
11 6 (8.22%) Service Management
11 6 (8.22%) Cisco
11 6 (8.22%) VMware
12 5 (6.85%) vSphere
12 5 (6.85%) SAN
12 5 (6.85%) Blackberry
12 5 (6.85%) Apple
12 5 (6.85%) Project Management
13 4 (5.48%) Norton AntiVirus
13 4 (5.48%) ITSM
13 4 (5.48%) Migration
13 4 (5.48%) NetApp
13 4 (5.48%) Lotus
13 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 9 (12.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.48%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (4.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.74%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 29 (39.73%) MS Office
2 20 (27.40%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) LAN
2 9 (12.33%) WAN
3 5 (6.85%) SAN
4 4 (5.48%) IP Telephony
4 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.11%) DNS
6 2 (2.74%) VLAN
7 1 (1.37%) VPN
7 1 (1.37%) DHCP
7 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.37%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.37%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.37%) Subversion
1 1 (1.37%) Wise Package Studio
1 1 (1.37%) Trac
General
1 4 (5.48%) Military
2 3 (4.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Analyst
2 17 (23.29%) Support Analyst
3 14 (19.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (16.44%) Desktop Support
5 10 (13.70%) 1st Line Support
5 10 (13.70%) Support Engineer
6 9 (12.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 9 (12.33%) Desktop Analyst
7 7 (9.59%) Rollout Engineer
7 7 (9.59%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 7 (9.59%) Project Manager
8 5 (6.85%) Help Desk Support
9 4 (5.48%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (5.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Training Consultant
9 4 (5.48%) Consultant
9 4 (5.48%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (6.85%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.74%) Clustering
4 1 (1.37%) Statistics
4 1 (1.37%) CMDB
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (27.40%) Windows XP
3 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.48%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (5.48%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.37%) Linux
7 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.29%) ITIL
2 6 (8.22%) Service Management
3 5 (6.85%) Project Management
4 4 (5.48%) Budget Control
4 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2
4 4 (5.48%) ITSM
4 4 (5.48%) Migration
5 3 (4.11%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.11%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (2.74%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (2.74%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.37%) Change Management
7 1 (1.37%) Regression Testing
7 1 (1.37%) Validation
7 1 (1.37%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.37%) Release Management
7 1 (1.37%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.37%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.37%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.37%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.11%) SQL
1 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.74%) VBScript
2 2 (2.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (5.48%) MCSE
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.11%) MCDST
3 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 42 (57.53%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.85%) vSphere
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.37%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) SCCM
2 4 (5.48%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (4.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.70%) Citrix
3 6 (8.22%) Cisco
3 6 (8.22%) Symantec
3 6 (8.22%) VMware
4 5 (6.85%) Apple
5 4 (5.48%) Dell
5 4 (5.48%) NetApp
5 4 (5.48%) Lotus
6 3 (4.11%) HP
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle
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