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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 9 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 5.88% 5.62% 5.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 18.52% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate
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£170 £205 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +17.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £210 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -23.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.44%
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
12 27 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 23.53% 30.34% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 6
Average daily rate £250 £413 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.39% +117.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £196 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £424 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

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 24 April 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Smartphone
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) McAfee
5 2 (33.33%) BYOD
5 2 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) Dell
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) ODBC
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Mimecast
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Operations Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) ODBC
2 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) BYOD
3 1 (16.67%) PKI
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) UAG
3 1 (16.67%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Afaria
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) McAfee
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco