Period
to 18 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 104 77
Rank change year-on-year +33 -27 -26
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 36 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.45% 0.77% 1.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.89% 3.16% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 7
Milton Keynes median daily rate £200 £163 £203
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -19.75% -26.36%
10th Percentile £144 £115 £113
90th Percentile £345 £242 £282
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £200 £130 £233
% change year-on-year +53.85% -44.09% -15.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 4
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.58% +40.74% -30.77%
10th Percentile £11.45 £17.40 £11.15
90th Percentile £24.75 £19.80 £15.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.75 £19.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -27.63% +40.74% -19.40%

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 364 411 289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 24.81% 24.49% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 142 127
Milton Keynes median daily rate £390 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% - +8.84%
10th Percentile £198 £213 £197
90th Percentile £500 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £395 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 29 25
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +28.57% -12.12%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.24 £11.20
90th Percentile £19.80 £19.60 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +20.00% -6.66%

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 September 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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (69.44%) Active Directory
3 19 (52.78%) SCCM
4 17 (47.22%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 14 (38.89%) ITIL
6 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
6 14 (38.89%) Office 365
7 13 (36.11%) ITIL V3
7 13 (36.11%) McAfee
8 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (33.33%) QA
8 12 (33.33%) Change Management
8 12 (33.33%) Windows 10
9 11 (30.56%) WSUS
9 11 (30.56%) MCSA
10 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
11 9 (25.00%) DV Cleared
11 9 (25.00%) Citrix
11 9 (25.00%) Migration
12 6 (16.67%) Firewall
12 6 (16.67%) SLA
12 6 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (11.11%) VPN
15 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
15 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
15 3 (8.33%) iPad

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:

Applications
1 17 (47.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (38.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Firewall
2 4 (11.11%) VPN
3 2 (5.56%) Wireless
4 1 (2.78%) ATM
4 1 (2.78%) DHCP
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 6 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Active Directory Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) IT Support
5 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Deskside Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Mobile Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) SCCM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) iPad
2 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) ITIL
2 13 (36.11%) ITIL V3
3 12 (33.33%) Change Management
4 9 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Availability Management
6 2 (5.56%) Defect Management
6 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.56%) Regression Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Time Management
6 2 (5.56%) Validation
7 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.78%) Fault Management
7 1 (2.78%) ITSM
7 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.78%) Scenario Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Service Management
7 1 (2.78%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (30.56%) MCSA
4 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
5 9 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) QA
2 6 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (69.44%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.78%) BitLocker
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (52.78%) SCCM
2 11 (30.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (36.11%) McAfee
3 9 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) Adobe
5 1 (2.78%) Apple
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) NetApp