Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 96 78
Rank change year-on-year +23 -18 -27
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 31 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.00% 1.06% 1.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.73% 3.97% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 8
Milton Keynes median daily rate £200 £233 £173
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.98% +34.78% -31.00%
10th Percentile £117 £123 £113
90th Percentile £348 £298 £279
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £200 £130 £350
% change year-on-year +53.85% -62.86% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -37.78% +47.54%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.20 £14.93
90th Percentile £20.60 £14.00 £23.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +10.71% -37.78% +60.71%

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 355 403 312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 22.86% 26.72% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 152 131
Milton Keynes median daily rate £365 £403 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.33% +3.21% +11.43%
10th Percentile £187 £252 £213
90th Percentile £511 £538 £511
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £371 £400 £368
% change year-on-year -7.19% +8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 29 23
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.03 £18.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.08% +28.57% -3.45%
10th Percentile £11.33 £11.40 £12.00
90th Percentile £17.50 £18.70 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £18.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -21.94% +18.03% -1.61%

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 16 July 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 16 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 7 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
3 17 (54.84%) SCCM
4 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
4 16 (51.61%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (48.39%) ITIL
6 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
7 13 (41.94%) Office 365
7 13 (41.94%) McAfee
8 12 (38.71%) Citrix
8 12 (38.71%) Change Management
8 12 (38.71%) ITIL V3
9 11 (35.48%) DV Cleared
9 11 (35.48%) QA
9 11 (35.48%) Windows 10
9 11 (35.48%) MCSA
10 10 (32.26%) Firewall
10 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
11 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (25.81%) VPN
12 8 (25.81%) SLA
13 7 (22.58%) Cisco
13 7 (22.58%) MCSE
14 6 (19.35%) Client/Server
14 6 (19.35%) WSUS
15 5 (16.13%) SQL
16 4 (12.90%) Internet
16 4 (12.90%) Migration

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 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (41.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) Firewall
2 8 (25.81%) VPN
3 4 (12.90%) Internet
4 2 (6.45%) DHCP
4 2 (6.45%) DNS
4 2 (6.45%) Wireless
5 1 (3.23%) ATM
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MSI
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Desktop Support
2 6 (19.35%) Service Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Active Directory Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Desktop Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Active Directory Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Firewall Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Client/Server
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) iPad
3 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.23%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Windows 10
3 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.68%) Linux
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) ITIL
2 12 (38.71%) Change Management
2 12 (38.71%) ITIL V3
3 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (12.90%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.68%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.45%) Defect Management
5 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.45%) Project Governance
5 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Service Management
5 2 (6.45%) Validation
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.23%) ITSM
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
2 11 (35.48%) DV Cleared
2 11 (35.48%) MCSA
3 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
4 7 (22.58%) MCSE
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) QA
2 8 (25.81%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Workstation
2 3 (9.68%) XenApp
3 2 (6.45%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.23%) BitLocker
4 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (54.84%) SCCM
2 6 (19.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (41.94%) McAfee
3 12 (38.71%) Citrix
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco
5 3 (9.68%) NetApp
5 3 (9.68%) VMware
6 2 (6.45%) Apple
7 1 (3.23%) Adobe
7 1 (3.23%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) MobileIron