Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 31 35
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4 +20
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 11 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.99% 2.17% 2.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.75% 8.45% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 14
Slough median daily rate £250 £200 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -42.86% +52.17%
10th Percentile £151 £180 £189
90th Percentile £311 £270 £375
Berkshire median daily rate £200 £255 £225
% change year-on-year -21.57% +13.33% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Slough median hourly rate - £17.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.45% -4.17%
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £30.90
% change year-on-year -9.38% -48.22% +81.76%

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 80 71 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 28.99% 25.72% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 47 44
Slough median daily rate £375 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.41% +9.23%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £204
90th Percentile £481 £450 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 11
Slough median hourly rate - £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% -4.00%
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.20 £17.28 £29.45
% change year-on-year -23.61% -41.32% +73.24%

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 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 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 Slough region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 10
3 9 (81.82%) Office 365
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 8 (72.73%) DHCP
4 8 (72.73%) DNS
5 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
5 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 7 (63.64%) Firewall
5 7 (63.64%) VMware
5 7 (63.64%) Windows 8
5 7 (63.64%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (54.55%) VLAN
6 6 (54.55%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (54.55%) XenApp
6 6 (54.55%) XenDesktop
6 6 (54.55%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (54.55%) Apple
6 6 (54.55%) Citrix
6 6 (54.55%) Symantec
6 6 (54.55%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (54.55%) LAN
6 6 (54.55%) WAN
7 5 (45.45%) SLA
7 5 (45.45%) Linux
7 5 (45.45%) Forcepoint
7 5 (45.45%) MobileIron

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 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) DHCP
1 8 (72.73%) DNS
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
3 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 6 (54.55%) VLAN
3 6 (54.55%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
5 1 (9.09%) SMTP
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 3 (27.27%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
5 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) IT Support
5 2 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) iPad
3 2 (18.18%) iPhone
4 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows 10
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 7 (63.64%) Windows 8
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
6 5 (45.45%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Android
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Statistics
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCA
2 1 (9.09%) CCAA
2 1 (9.09%) CCENT
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (54.55%) XenApp
3 6 (54.55%) XenDesktop
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Apple
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) Symantec
3 5 (45.45%) Forcepoint
3 5 (45.45%) MobileIron
3 5 (45.45%) Polycom
4 4 (36.36%) Canon
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
6 1 (9.09%) Avaya
6 1 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (9.09%) Dell
6 1 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) IBM
6 1 (9.09%) Ivanti
6 1 (9.09%) Kaspersky
6 1 (9.09%) Kofax
6 1 (9.09%) Veeam