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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 33 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 29 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.03% 5.70% 4.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 27.88% 19.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 14
Average daily rate
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£375 £200 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £139 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £310 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £187 £209 £275
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 8
Average hourly rate £16.25 £11.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.72% -38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.56 £11.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.88 £11.00 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.17 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -11.46%
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
145 104 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 20.17% 20.43% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 56 88
Average daily rate £375 £290 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £150 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £518 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 6 22
Average hourly rate £22.69 £24.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.38% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £27.50 £92.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Swindon -1 19 £375 +87.50%
Salisbury -7 1 £350 - 1
Chippenham - - - -
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (41.86%) Windows XP
3 30 (34.88%) Microsoft
4 29 (33.72%) SCCM
5 28 (32.56%) Active Directory
6 22 (25.58%) Microsoft App-V
7 21 (24.42%) MSI
8 20 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (22.09%) Security Cleared
10 18 (20.93%) MS Exchange
11 15 (17.44%) DNS
11 15 (17.44%) MS Office
11 15 (17.44%) Cisco
11 15 (17.44%) Hyper-V
11 15 (17.44%) System Testing
12 14 (16.28%) XenDesktop
12 14 (16.28%) SC Cleared
12 14 (16.28%) Citrix
13 13 (15.12%) SQL
13 13 (15.12%) ITIL
13 13 (15.12%) DHCP
13 13 (15.12%) Finance
14 12 (13.95%) MS Excel
14 12 (13.95%) Symantec
15 11 (12.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 11 (12.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 10 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (11.63%) VMware
17 9 (10.47%) Telecoms
17 9 (10.47%) HP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 18 (20.93%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.14%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.49%) Lync
4 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.16%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (17.44%) MS Office
2 12 (13.95%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.98%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.16%) MS Project
4 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.44%) DNS
2 13 (15.12%) DHCP
3 9 (10.47%) LAN
4 6 (6.98%) VoIP
5 4 (4.65%) Firewall
6 3 (3.49%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (3.49%) WAN
6 3 (3.49%) SMTP
6 3 (3.49%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.49%) VPN
6 3 (3.49%) Wireless
6 3 (3.49%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.33%) SAN
7 2 (2.33%) SMS
7 2 (2.33%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.16%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 21 (24.42%) MSI
2 2 (2.33%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (1.16%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.16%) AdminStudio
General
1 13 (15.12%) Finance
2 9 (10.47%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (15.12%) Consultant
1 13 (15.12%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (9.30%) Applications Packager
3 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (6.98%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 6 (6.98%) Support Engineer
3 6 (6.98%) Analyst
4 5 (5.81%) Operations Engineer
4 5 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (5.81%) Rollout Engineer
5 4 (4.65%) Support Analyst
5 4 (4.65%) Network Engineer
6 3 (3.49%) Build Engineer
6 3 (3.49%) SCCM Consultant
6 3 (3.49%) SCCM Engineer
6 3 (3.49%) Test Manager
6 3 (3.49%) Coordinator
6 3 (3.49%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (3.49%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (3.49%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.47%) JSP
2 3 (3.49%) Application Packaging
2 3 (3.49%) Software Packaging
3 2 (2.33%) WSH
4 1 (1.16%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.81%) IVR
2 4 (4.65%) Open Source
3 3 (3.49%) iPad
3 3 (3.49%) iPhone
3 3 (3.49%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.49%) PDA
4 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.33%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.16%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.16%) EPoS
5 1 (1.16%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (41.86%) Windows XP
3 20 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (8.14%) Windows Vista
6 3 (3.49%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (3.49%) Windows NT
7 2 (2.33%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.16%) Linux
8 1 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.44%) System Testing
2 13 (15.12%) ITIL
3 8 (9.30%) Compatibility Testing
3 8 (9.30%) Software Distribution
3 8 (9.30%) ITIL V3
4 7 (8.14%) Migration
5 6 (6.98%) Incident Management
6 4 (4.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (4.65%) Data Migration
7 3 (3.49%) Waterfall
7 3 (3.49%) Test Scripting
7 3 (3.49%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (3.49%) Performance Testing
7 3 (3.49%) Matrix Management
7 3 (3.49%) Test Automation
7 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.49%) CAD
7 3 (3.49%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.49%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (3.49%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.12%) SQL
2 9 (10.47%) PowerShell
3 8 (9.30%) VB
4 6 (6.98%) VBScript
5 4 (4.65%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.16%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (22.09%) Security Cleared
2 14 (16.28%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.98%) MCSE
5 5 (5.81%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.33%) CCNA
8 1 (1.16%) CCNP
8 1 (1.16%) MCSA
8 1 (1.16%) MCP
8 1 (1.16%) ISEB
8 1 (1.16%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.16%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) JSP 440
2 2 (2.33%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (32.56%) Active Directory
2 22 (25.58%) Microsoft App-V
3 15 (17.44%) Hyper-V
4 14 (16.28%) XenDesktop
5 4 (4.65%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (3.49%) MetaFrame
6 3 (3.49%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.33%) XenApp
7 2 (2.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.16%) UAG
8 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (33.72%) SCCM
2 11 (12.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 11 (12.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (8.14%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (6.98%) AppDNA
5 4 (4.65%) SCVMM
6 3 (3.49%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (3.49%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (2.33%) WSUS
7 2 (2.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (1.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.44%) Cisco
3 14 (16.28%) Citrix
4 12 (13.95%) Symantec
5 10 (11.63%) VMware
6 9 (10.47%) HP
7 7 (8.14%) Computacenter
7 7 (8.14%) McAfee
8 6 (6.98%) Dell
9 3 (3.49%) Verint
9 3 (3.49%) Avaya
9 3 (3.49%) Genesys
9 3 (3.49%) Empirix
9 3 (3.49%) Siemens
9 3 (3.49%) Sophos
10 2 (2.33%) AppSense
10 2 (2.33%) Remedy
10 2 (2.33%) Meraki
10 2 (2.33%) Lumension
11 1 (1.16%) SonicWALL
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