Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 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
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 17 19
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 25 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 10.78% 5.12% 6.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.76% 17.74% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 9
Guildford median daily rate £158 £195 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.23% -40.00% +132.14%
10th Percentile £142 £127 £113
90th Percentile £288 £290 £388
Surrey median daily rate £154 £157 £200
% change year-on-year -2.07% -21.50% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 3
Guildford median hourly rate £14.75 £20.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.25% +26.98% +1.61%
10th Percentile £12.55 £13.80 £12.88
90th Percentile £19.75 £27.00 £18.63
Surrey median hourly rate £15.25 £18.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -17.57% +27.59% -

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 Guildford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 84 62 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 36.21% 28.84% 33.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 35 41
Guildford median daily rate £375 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00% -19.35%
10th Percentile £143 £152 £200
90th Percentile £513 £445 £400
Surrey median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 10
Guildford median hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.00% +153.97% +1.61%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.25 £11.81
90th Percentile £19.00 £48.75 £40.00
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% +52.78% +5.88%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Guildford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Guildford

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) HP
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (24.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (24.00%) Windows 10
5 5 (20.00%) DHCP
5 5 (20.00%) DNS
5 5 (20.00%) Intranet
5 5 (20.00%) Internet
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (16.00%) Blackberry
6 4 (16.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (16.00%) Cisco
6 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (16.00%) Firewall
6 4 (16.00%) VMware
6 4 (16.00%) SCCM
6 4 (16.00%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (12.00%) Office 365
7 3 (12.00%) Skype
7 3 (12.00%) Time Management
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (12.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (12.00%) Break/Fix
7 3 (12.00%) DameWare
7 3 (12.00%) Migration

Windows 7
Co-occurring 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 4 (16.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) DHCP
1 5 (20.00%) DNS
1 5 (20.00%) Internet
1 5 (20.00%) Intranet
2 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (12.00%) Skype
4 2 (8.00%) ADSL
4 2 (8.00%) ISDN
4 2 (8.00%) PSTN
5 1 (4.00%) VPN
5 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
1 10 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Desktop Support
3 6 (24.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) IT Support
5 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) IT Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Service Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (12.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Desktop Support
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) iPad
3 1 (4.00%) iPhone
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows 10
2 6 (24.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (8.00%) Linux
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) Break/Fix
1 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (12.00%) Migration
1 3 (12.00%) Time Management
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 2 (8.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL
3 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) DameWare
2 3 (12.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (8.00%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (4.00%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) HP
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) Symantec
5 2 (8.00%) Altiris
5 2 (8.00%) AppSense
5 2 (8.00%) Juniper
5 2 (8.00%) Samsung
6 1 (4.00%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) Google
6 1 (4.00%) Meraki
6 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard