Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 29 22
Rank change year-on-year -4 -7 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 3 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.16% 2.65% 4.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% 13.24% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Slough median daily rate £250 £280 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% -6.67% +140.00%
10th Percentile £168 £167 £118
90th Percentile £353 £329 £312
Berkshire median daily rate £350 £150 £170
% change year-on-year +133.33% -11.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Slough median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - +1.45%
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £17.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +41.18% +17.24% -9.38%

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 39 68 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 15.12% 20.00% 29.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 45 50
Slough median daily rate £158 £305 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.36% -15.86% +3.57%
10th Percentile £104 £208 £245
90th Percentile £500 £495 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Slough median hourly rate £94.50 £18.75 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +404.00% +22.95% -12.86%
10th Percentile £33.15 £15.68 £13.45
90th Percentile £159.45 £20.00 £17.05
Berkshire median hourly rate £29.50 £17.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +73.53% +21.43% +12.00%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Slough over the 6 months to 19 October 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 19 October 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) G Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Encryption
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) G Suite
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Data Encryption
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle