The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 15 22 29
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 9 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 6.82% 4.08% 1.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.13% 8.70% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Median daily rate £210 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £215 £200
% change year-on-year -16.27% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.34% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -6.66% +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 Guildford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 32 69 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 24.24% 46.94% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 16
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £185 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £540 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +37.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.84 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.44% +8.64%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Guildford

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Guildford

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 8 (50.00%) MS Office
4 7 (43.75%) SCCM
4 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
5 6 (37.50%) LAN
5 6 (37.50%) DHCP
5 6 (37.50%) DNS
6 5 (31.25%) Back Office
6 5 (31.25%) WAN
6 5 (31.25%) Office 365
6 5 (31.25%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (18.75%) Firewall
7 3 (18.75%) ITIL
7 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
7 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
7 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
8 2 (12.50%) Patch Management
8 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
8 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
8 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
8 2 (12.50%) IT Audit
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
8 2 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 2 (12.50%) Finance
8 2 (12.50%) Migration
8 2 (12.50%) MCITP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Domino
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.25%) QuickPlace
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) DHCP
1 6 (37.50%) DNS
1 6 (37.50%) LAN
2 5 (31.25%) WAN
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) FTP
4 1 (6.25%) SMTP
4 1 (6.25%) Telnet
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) DB2
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.25%) MSI
1 1 (6.25%) NetBeans
General
1 5 (31.25%) Back Office
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 7 (43.75%) Support Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 4 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
4 4 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Exchange Support
5 3 (18.75%) Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) IT Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Active Directory Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) ODBC
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (12.50%) IT Audit
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Patch Management
3 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) LotusScript
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) Python
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCITP
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (6.25%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
3 1 (6.25%) Lotus
3 1 (6.25%) Sophos