Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 26 July 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 32 39
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 8 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.88% 3.12% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.12% 13.41% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 23 6
Slough median daily rate £140 £350 £133
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +164.15% -30.26%
Berkshire median daily rate £128 £165 £350
% change year-on-year -22.73% -52.86% +23.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Slough median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year +3.57% -35.03% +26.24%

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 Slough with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 66 82 109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 23.74% 23.23% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 52 60
Slough median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £288 £150 £161
90th Percentile £550 £470 £502
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 12
Slough median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.43% -11.39% -1.25%
10th Percentile £13.35 £11.90 £12.50
90th Percentile £17.25 £21.75 £37.93
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £18.55
% change year-on-year - -32.61% +6.00%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Slough

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Slough

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Slough region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Phone
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) CCENT
5 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (25.00%) Kaspersky
5 2 (25.00%) iPhone
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Veeam
5 2 (25.00%) vSphere
5 2 (25.00%) iPad
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) SMTP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) iPad
1 2 (25.00%) iPhone
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
1 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Phone
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (12.50%) Break/Fix
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCENT
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) BC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Kaspersky
2 2 (25.00%) Veeam
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
Slough, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £100 - £110 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Rate: Competitive day rate offered to the right candidate
Posted: 6 days ago