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 3 months to 26 April 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 28 24
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 5 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 2.05% 2.62% 4.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.71% 12.28% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £225 £350 £151
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.71% +131.40%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £173 £212 £218
% change year-on-year -18.72% -2.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.20 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -5.33% +11.11%  

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 34 57 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 13.93% 21.35% 25.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 34 21
Median daily rate £513 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £253 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 10
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -24.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £7.88 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £12.50 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 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 26 April 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
4 5 (45.45%) Citrix
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (36.36%) SCCM
5 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
6 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
6 3 (27.27%) EMC
6 3 (27.27%) Android
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
6 3 (27.27%) DHCP
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) SAN
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
6 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (18.18%) Veritas
7 2 (18.18%) Unicenter
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
7 2 (18.18%) Netcool

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 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) Skype
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MS Access
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (18.18%) Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Server Support
2 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
1 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) Android
5 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Identity Management
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Case Management
4 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
2 2 (18.18%) Netcool
2 2 (18.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Unicenter
3 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
3 1 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) EMC
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Meridio
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) Veritas
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) CommVault
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) Remedy
Bracknell, Berkshire
LA International
Rate: £269 per day
Posted: 5 days ago