Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 20 33
Rank change year-on-year -13 +13 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 8 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.31% 4.69% 2.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 15.66% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Slough median daily rate £206 £250 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.80% +25.00% -42.86%
10th Percentile £137 £151 £180
90th Percentile £266 £311 £270
Berkshire median daily rate £140 £200 £255
% change year-on-year -30.00% -21.57% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Slough median hourly rate £13.00 - £17.00
10th Percentile £11.90 - £16.50
90th Percentile £18.00 - £17.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £14.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% -14.71% -44.98%

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 Slough with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 60 83 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 17.29% 29.96% 26.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 51 46
Slough median daily rate £370 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14% -2.10%
10th Percentile £225 £200 £200
90th Percentile £500 £481 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 3
Slough median hourly rate £16.25 - £17.00
10th Percentile £12.45 - £14.90
90th Percentile £20.00 - £19.10
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.98 £13.20 £17.06
% change year-on-year +21.06% -22.63% -39.07%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Slough over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 17 January 2019, 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 Slough region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 10
3 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) Migration
5 3 (37.50%) Time Management
5 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 3 (37.50%) Office 365
5 3 (37.50%) Break/Fix
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (25.00%) Apple
7 1 (12.50%) Veeam
7 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
7 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
7 1 (12.50%) G Suite
7 1 (12.50%) Polycom
7 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (12.50%) Android
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (12.50%) VMware
7 1 (12.50%) Publishing
7 1 (12.50%) SAN
7 1 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) VoIP
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 1 (12.50%) ERP
7 1 (12.50%) DBS Check

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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) G Suite
2 1 (12.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) Skype
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) IT Support
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Break/Fix
2 3 (37.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Apple
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Polycom
2 1 (12.50%) Veeam
2 1 (12.50%) VMware