The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Wiltshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 34 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 36 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.05% 3.59% 3.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.53% 18.68% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 4
Average daily rate £275 £550 £266
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +106.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £194 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £690 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-23.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 12
Average hourly rate £13.78 £14.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% -25.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.99 £15.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.02 £18.76 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.63 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.86%
Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
141 91 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.78% 19.20% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 58 48
Average daily rate £330 £343 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.64% -8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £550 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 32
Average hourly rate £13.87 £16.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.64% -27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £35.50 £42.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Swindon -10 16 £470 -14.54% 3
Chippenham - 4 - - 2
Malmesbury - - - -
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (35.94%) Windows XP
2 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
3 19 (29.69%) Active Directory
4 16 (25.00%) SCCM
5 14 (21.88%) Security Cleared
5 14 (21.88%) MS Office
6 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
7 10 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (15.63%) JSP
7 10 (15.63%) ITIL
8 8 (12.50%) Migration
9 7 (10.94%) Citrix
9 7 (10.94%) MS Exchange
10 6 (9.38%) MS Visio
10 6 (9.38%) HP
10 6 (9.38%) Genesys
10 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
10 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
10 6 (9.38%) Siemens
10 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
10 6 (9.38%) Cisco IPCC
10 6 (9.38%) IVR
10 6 (9.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 6 (9.38%) IP Telephony
10 6 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (9.38%) WFM
10 6 (9.38%) Application Packaging
10 6 (9.38%) WSUS
10 6 (9.38%) Waterfall

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (10.94%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.13%) Lync
4 1 (1.56%) IIS
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.56%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (21.88%) MS Office
2 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) IP Telephony
2 4 (6.25%) SAN
2 4 (6.25%) Firewall
3 2 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MSI
2 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.56%) MSTest
2 1 (1.56%) Moq
2 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) Desktop Engineer
2 17 (26.56%) Desktop Support
3 9 (14.06%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (9.38%) Test Manager
6 5 (7.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Rollout Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Tester
9 2 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Service Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Service Desk Analyst
10 1 (1.56%) Test Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Citrix Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Contracts Manager
10 1 (1.56%) Project Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.63%) JSP
2 6 (9.38%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.56%) WCF
3 1 (1.56%) Silverlight
3 1 (1.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (1.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) IVR
2 3 (4.69%) Grid Computing
3 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) RIA
4 1 (1.56%) Open Source
4 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.56%) EPoS
4 1 (1.56%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.56%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (35.94%) Windows XP
3 4 (6.25%) VMS
3 4 (6.25%) Solaris
3 4 (6.25%) Linux
3 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.25%) Windows 8
3 4 (6.25%) UNIX
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.63%) ITIL
1 10 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (12.50%) Migration
3 6 (9.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (9.38%) WFM
3 6 (9.38%) Waterfall
3 6 (9.38%) ITIL V3
3 6 (9.38%) Software Distribution
4 5 (7.81%) Performance Testing
4 5 (7.81%) System Testing
4 5 (7.81%) Test Automation
4 5 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (7.81%) Matrix Management
4 5 (7.81%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (4.69%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.13%) Test Strategy
7 2 (3.13%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.56%) C#
2 1 (1.56%) Java
2 1 (1.56%) SQL
2 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (1.56%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) ISEB
4 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.25%) JSP 440
3 2 (3.13%) SLA
4 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 19 (29.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.25%) MetaFrame
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.13%) XenApp
5 1 (1.56%) XenServer
5 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (25.00%) SCCM
2 6 (9.38%) Cisco IPCC
2 6 (9.38%) WSUS
3 5 (7.81%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (4.69%) AppDNA
6 1 (1.56%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.94%) Citrix
3 6 (9.38%) Genesys
3 6 (9.38%) Siemens
3 6 (9.38%) HP
3 6 (9.38%) Verint
4 5 (7.81%) Empirix
4 5 (7.81%) Cisco
5 4 (6.25%) McAfee
6 3 (4.69%) Sun
7 2 (3.13%) Capita
8 1 (1.56%) Bomgar
8 1 (1.56%) ESRI
8 1 (1.56%) VMware
8 1 (1.56%) AppSense
8 1 (1.56%) Apple
8 1 (1.56%) CA
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