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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 52 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 15 44 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.26% 6.47% 7.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.88% 36.07% 35.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 26
Median daily rate £133 £313 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.60% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £112 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £460 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £200 £200
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 14
Median hourly rate - £19.03 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
169 122 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 25.45% 17.94% 22.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 52 72
Median daily rate £388 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £156 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 29 23
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.05% -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -21 10 £120 -29.61% 1
Salisbury - 3 £284 -
Chippenham - 2 £115 -
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (76.47%) Active Directory
3 14 (41.18%) ITIL
4 12 (35.29%) Windows Server
5 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 8 (23.53%) MS Office
7 7 (20.59%) IBM Notes
7 7 (20.59%) Lotus
7 7 (20.59%) Citrix
7 7 (20.59%) VMware
8 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (14.71%) SCCM
9 5 (14.71%) Cisco
9 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
9 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
10 4 (11.76%) SQL
10 4 (11.76%) HP
10 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
11 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (8.82%) IBM
11 3 (8.82%) SLA
11 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (8.82%) SAN
11 3 (8.82%) Linux
11 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
11 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (8.82%) Firewall
11 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
12 2 (5.88%) Virtual Environments

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 7 (20.59%) IBM Notes
2 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Firewall
1 3 (8.82%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) LAN
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) VoIP
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) DHCP
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) NAS
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.94%) Back Office
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) 2nd Line Support
2 14 (41.18%) Support Engineer
3 13 (38.24%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 13 (38.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 5 (14.71%) IT Support
5 5 (14.71%) Technical Support
6 4 (11.76%) Service Desk Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 3 (8.82%) Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support
7 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Support Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Technical Support Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
1 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
1 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) CESG
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.94%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (2.94%) iSeries
2 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
5 3 (8.82%) Linux
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) ITIL
2 2 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
3 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.94%) Migration
3 1 (2.94%) Open Source
3 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) JSP 440
System Software
1 26 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) DFS Replication
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.94%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
2 1 (2.94%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.94%) SCSM
2 1 (2.94%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Citrix
2 7 (20.59%) Lotus
2 7 (20.59%) VMware
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco
4 4 (11.76%) HP
5 3 (8.82%) IBM
6 2 (5.88%) AppSense
6 2 (5.88%) CA
6 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.88%) Veeam
7 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.94%) Apple
7 1 (2.94%) Dell
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.94%) SAP
7 1 (2.94%) Sophos
7 1 (2.94%) Symantec