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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 50 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 12 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.73% 3.93% 3.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.52% 17.65% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 8
Median daily rate £140 £335 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.20% -7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £133 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £350 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £200 £170
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 11
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £14.42
% change year-on-year
-11.47% +5.73%

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
126 153 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.16% 22.27% 20.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 107 63
Median daily rate £325 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 30
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +54.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £42.50 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +5 6 £123 -45.55% 1
Chippenham -2 4 £158 -
Marlborough - 1 £158 -
Windows 7
South West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) ITIL
2 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
3 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
4 11 (33.33%) VMware
5 10 (30.30%) Office 365
6 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (24.24%) MS Office
8 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
9 6 (18.18%) Service Management
9 6 (18.18%) Finance
9 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (15.15%) SCCM
10 5 (15.15%) Windows 10
10 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
10 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
11 4 (12.12%) Firewall
11 4 (12.12%) IBM Notes
11 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
11 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
11 4 (12.12%) Lotus
11 4 (12.12%) Apple
11 4 (12.12%) SLA
11 4 (12.12%) Software Deployment
11 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
11 4 (12.12%) PowerShell

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 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (12.12%) IBM Notes
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Office
2 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) SAN
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.06%) VoIP
3 1 (3.03%) DHCP
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) Skype
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) InstallShield
1 2 (6.06%) MSI
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Back Office
2 2 (6.06%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Support Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (24.24%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Desktop Support
6 4 (12.12%) Deskside Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Deskside Support
6 4 (12.12%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (12.12%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) IT Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) IT Support
6 4 (12.12%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 3 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) CMDB
2 3 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) CESG
3 2 (6.06%) Fat Client
3 2 (6.06%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.15%) Windows 10
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) Linux
5 2 (6.06%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.03%) Android
6 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Service Management
3 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
4 4 (12.12%) Software Deployment
5 3 (9.09%) Application Packaging
5 3 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Open Source
7 1 (3.03%) Application Virtualisation
7 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.03%) Network Management
7 1 (3.03%) Release Management
7 1 (3.03%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) VB
3 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (6.06%) CCNA
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) MCDST
3 2 (6.06%) MCITP
3 2 (6.06%) MCSE
3 2 (6.06%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (3.03%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) JSP 440
3 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.03%) vSphere
4 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.03%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) Apple
3 4 (12.12%) Lotus
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco
4 3 (9.09%) Citrix
4 3 (9.09%) HP
5 2 (6.06%) 3PAR
5 2 (6.06%) Sophos
5 2 (6.06%) Veeam
6 1 (3.03%) Forcepoint
6 1 (3.03%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.03%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.03%) Symantec