Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 19 November 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 34 31
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 +14
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 37 48 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.65% 5.21% 5.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.46% 17.58% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 32
Gloucestershire median daily rate £231 £165 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.15% +10.00% -43.40%
10th Percentile £185 £104 £105
90th Percentile £438 £308 £338
South West median daily rate £250 £160 £158
% change year-on-year +56.25% +1.59% -21.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 11
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £17.35 £12.88 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.76% +3.00% -20.63%
10th Percentile £14.87 £11.44 £11.17
90th Percentile £39.20 £14.08 £15.75
South West median hourly rate £14.48 £13.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +7.22% -12.90% -1.59%

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

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 114 273 310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 17.40% 29.64% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 146 195
Gloucestershire median daily rate £310 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.33% - -
10th Percentile £185 £125 £150
90th Percentile £488 £575 £513
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 29 18
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £17.25 £13.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.78% +5.88% -27.14%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.20 £10.86
90th Percentile £43.25 £44.20 £43.98
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.75% -12.86% +2.94%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Gloucestershire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Gloucestershire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Gloucestershire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Gloucestershire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 7 in Gloucestershire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -7 10 £190 +68.89% 1
Cheltenham +7 9 £250 +47.06%
Cirencester +3 4 £275 +129.17%
Tewkesbury -2 3 £425 +136.11%
Windows 7
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) Active Directory
3 20 (54.05%) Windows 10
4 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
5 14 (37.84%) SC Cleared
6 12 (32.43%) Office 365
7 11 (29.73%) Windows 8
8 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
8 10 (27.03%) VMware
9 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
9 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (21.62%) SCCM
10 8 (21.62%) Cisco
10 8 (21.62%) SQL
11 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
11 7 (18.92%) FMCG
11 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (18.92%) iPad
12 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
12 6 (16.22%) iPhone
12 6 (16.22%) AirWatch
12 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Office
13 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (10.81%) ITIL
14 4 (10.81%) DHCP
14 4 (10.81%) DNS
14 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
15 3 (8.11%) Migration
15 3 (8.11%) Live Communications Server
15 3 (8.11%) MSI

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (8.11%) Live Communications Server
1 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.11%) Skype for Business
2 2 (5.41%) Apache
2 2 (5.41%) IIS
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.70%) GroupWise
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 12 (32.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) DHCP
1 4 (10.81%) DNS
2 3 (8.11%) Internet
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.41%) VPN
3 2 (5.41%) Wireless
4 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.70%) VLAN
4 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MSI
1 3 (8.11%) WiX
General
1 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Windows Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Support Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Rollout Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Active Directory Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) IT Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) SCCM Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support
6 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Deployment Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Rollout Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.41%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
1 3 (8.11%) Software Packaging
1 3 (8.11%) XML
2 2 (5.41%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) FMCG
1 7 (18.92%) iPad
2 6 (16.22%) iPhone
3 1 (2.70%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Windows 10
3 11 (29.73%) Windows 8
4 10 (27.03%) Windows Server
5 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (8.11%) Solaris
7 3 (8.11%) Unix
8 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.81%) ITIL
2 3 (8.11%) Migration
3 2 (5.41%) Change Control
3 2 (5.41%) Demand Management
3 2 (5.41%) Email Migration
3 2 (5.41%) ERP
3 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
3 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.70%) Network Management
4 1 (2.70%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.11%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
2 14 (37.84%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) DBS Check
3 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (59.46%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
2 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) SCCM
2 6 (16.22%) AirWatch
3 2 (5.41%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) VMware
2 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
3 8 (21.62%) Cisco
4 3 (8.11%) SAP
5 2 (5.41%) Apple
5 2 (5.41%) Citrix
5 2 (5.41%) McAfee
6 1 (2.70%) HP