The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 35 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 23 39 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.98% 4.92% 7.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.25% 25.83% 32.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 28
Median daily rate £140 £160 £231
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -30.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £111 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £359 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £200 £210
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 13
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.68% -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Windows 7
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
126 151 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.80% 19.07% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 67 87
Median daily rate £340 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £160 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 17
Median hourly rate £42.50 £21.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.38% +4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Swindon +3 11 £130 -25.71% 1
Chippenham +1 7 £140 -12.50%
Malmesbury +3 2 £320 -
Corsham - 1 - - 1
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) Active Directory
3 20 (54.05%) ITIL
4 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
5 11 (29.73%) VMware
6 10 (27.03%) Lotus
6 10 (27.03%) IBM Notes
6 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
7 9 (24.32%) MS Office
8 7 (18.92%) Office 365
9 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (16.22%) SCCM
9 6 (16.22%) Windows XP
9 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
9 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (13.51%) Service Management
10 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
10 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
11 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (10.81%) Firewall
11 4 (10.81%) HP
11 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
12 3 (8.11%) Driving Licence
12 3 (8.11%) SQL
12 3 (8.11%) SLA
12 3 (8.11%) Cisco

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 10 (27.03%) IBM Notes
2 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) DHCP
3 1 (2.70%) DNS
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) Network Security
3 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.70%) SAN
3 1 (2.70%) Skype
3 1 (2.70%) VoIP
3 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) InstallShield
1 2 (5.41%) MSI
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Support Engineer
2 18 (48.65%) 2nd Line Support
3 17 (45.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 17 (45.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Deskside Support
5 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Deskside Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Desktop Support
5 4 (10.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) IT Support
7 2 (5.41%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) PC Support
7 2 (5.41%) PC Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) CESG
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (16.22%) Windows XP
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.70%) Linux
6 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
2 5 (13.51%) Service Management
3 3 (8.11%) Application Packaging
3 3 (8.11%) Software Deployment
4 2 (5.41%) Migration
5 1 (2.70%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.70%) Release Management
5 1 (2.70%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) VB
2 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) MCDST
4 1 (2.70%) MCITP
4 1 (2.70%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 22 (59.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) DFS Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.70%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.70%) SCSM
2 1 (2.70%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.70%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) VMware
3 10 (27.03%) Lotus
4 4 (10.81%) HP
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix
6 2 (5.41%) Apple
6 2 (5.41%) Symantec
7 1 (2.70%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.70%) Dell
7 1 (2.70%) SAP
7 1 (2.70%) Sophos
7 1 (2.70%) Veeam