Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for Windows 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 7 over the 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows 7
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 43 37
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 17 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 3.35% 2.64% 3.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.08% 10.34% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 8
Bracknell median daily rate £247 £350 £166
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.43% +110.53% -58.44%
10th Percentile £123 £325 £129
90th Percentile £500 £375 £274
Berkshire median daily rate £128 £165 £350
% change year-on-year -22.73% -52.86% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Bracknell median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% - -41.86%
10th Percentile £13.05 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £14.75 £12.75 £13.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -3.33% -30.39% +26.50%

Windows 7 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 77 145 114
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 15.19% 25.53% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 72 39
Bracknell median daily rate £475 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.46% +10.67% +7.91%
10th Percentile £123 £248 £159
90th Percentile £550 £538 £478
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 25 16
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -24.24% -13.16%
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £19.03
% change year-on-year +6.00% -34.30% +8.71%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Bracknell

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Bracknell

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Bracknell over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Bracknell

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) Windows 10
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (29.41%) VMware
5 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
6 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
6 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
6 4 (23.53%) EMC
6 4 (23.53%) SAN
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
6 4 (23.53%) DHCP
6 4 (23.53%) DNS
7 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
7 3 (17.65%) MS Access
7 3 (17.65%) HP
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 3 (17.65%) Citrix
7 3 (17.65%) Veritas
7 3 (17.65%) Unicenter

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DHCP
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MS Access
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support
2 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Deskside Technician
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Clustering
1 3 (17.65%) Fat Client
1 3 (17.65%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows 10
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
6 3 (17.65%) Android
6 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
7 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
8 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
1 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
2 2 (11.76%) Application Packaging
2 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.88%) Case Management
3 1 (5.88%) IT Strategy
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) Project Governance
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) NetBackup
1 3 (17.65%) Netcool
1 3 (17.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (17.65%) Unicenter
2 2 (11.76%) AirWatch
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) EMC
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) HP
4 3 (17.65%) Meridio
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle
4 3 (17.65%) Veritas
5 1 (5.88%) CommVault
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) Remedy
5 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.88%) Snow