Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 18 February 2018 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 60 43
Rank change year-on-year -28 -17 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 28 30 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.77% 2.40% 3.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.33% 10.00% 15.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 12
Milton Keynes median daily rate £123 £295 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -58.47% +110.71% -24.32%
10th Percentile £114 £256 £100
90th Percentile £454 £345 £380
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £135 £295 £350
% change year-on-year -54.24% -15.71% +104.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 17
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £19.00 £12.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -31.43% +25.00%
10th Percentile £17.58 £8.63 £12.60
90th Percentile £60.00 £16.32 £30.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year +40.74% -19.40% +19.64%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 382 300 422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 24.09% 24.00% 24.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 149 137
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +17.19%
10th Percentile £209 £267 £185
90th Percentile £507 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 32
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -8.98% +22.54%
10th Percentile £13.10 £8.81 £9.50
90th Percentile £21.00 £18.00 £19.95
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.93
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.84% +18.00%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Milton Keynes

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Milton Keynes

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Milton Keynes

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Milton Keynes

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 7 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
3 13 (46.43%) SCCM
3 13 (46.43%) Windows 10
4 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
6 8 (28.57%) ATM
7 7 (25.00%) Office 365
8 6 (21.43%) SLA
9 5 (17.86%) VPN
9 5 (17.86%) ITIL
9 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
9 5 (17.86%) iPad
10 4 (14.29%) Skype for Business
10 4 (14.29%) XenApp
10 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
10 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
10 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
10 4 (14.29%) Finance
10 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
10 4 (14.29%) Fault Management
10 4 (14.29%) Banking
10 4 (14.29%) Logistics
10 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
10 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
10 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
10 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
10 4 (14.29%) PMP
10 4 (14.29%) PMI Certification

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) ATM
2 5 (17.86%) VPN
3 3 (10.71%) Skype
3 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (7.14%) DHCP
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) Wireless
5 1 (3.57%) Intranet
5 1 (3.57%) LAN
5 1 (3.57%) VoIP
5 1 (3.57%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) InstallShield
1 1 (3.57%) MSI
1 1 (3.57%) WiX
General
1 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Service Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Desktop Support
4 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Office 365 Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) SCCM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) iPad
2 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.71%) iPhone
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) PKI
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Windows 10
3 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.14%) Linux
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Fault Management
2 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 4 (14.29%) Logistics
2 4 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
2 4 (14.29%) Proactive Management
2 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 4 (14.29%) Project Planning
2 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) Change Management
4 2 (7.14%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 2 (7.14%) Disk Encryption
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 2 (7.14%) ITSM
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Service Management
4 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) VBScript
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 4 (14.29%) PMP
2 2 (7.14%) MCSE
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) XenApp
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (7.14%) BitLocker
4 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (46.43%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Citrix
3 3 (10.71%) Apple
3 3 (10.71%) HP
3 3 (10.71%) McAfee
3 3 (10.71%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) Computacenter
4 2 (7.14%) Ivanti
4 2 (7.14%) MobileIron
4 2 (7.14%) NetApp
4 2 (7.14%) Symantec
5 1 (3.57%) Adobe
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) Remedy