The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 10 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 9 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 10.00% 3.23% 1.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 17.65% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£130 £406 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £275 £263
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £135.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+770.96% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Windows 7
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 26.67% 18.28% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 7
Average daily rate £300 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £180 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.54% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Woking

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) MS Office
3 8 (57.14%) SCCM
4 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
4 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
4 5 (35.71%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 4 (28.57%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) MCP
5 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
5 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
6 3 (21.43%) LANDesk
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
6 3 (21.43%) DHCP
7 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (14.29%) VoIP
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 2 (14.29%) DNS
7 2 (14.29%) SLA
7 2 (14.29%) Citrix
7 2 (14.29%) Apple
7 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (14.29%) Clustering
8 1 (7.14%) Firewall
8 1 (7.14%) Wireless
8 1 (7.14%) Service Management
8 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Office
2 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) Telnet
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Service Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Services Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 2 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
3 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) LANDesk
4 2 (14.29%) Apple
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (7.14%) CommVault
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) McAfee
5 1 (7.14%) Polycom
5 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow