Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 21 February 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 42 68
Rank change year-on-year -28 +26 -24
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 85 93 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.86% 4.52% 3.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.26% 15.20% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 48 35
Surrey median daily rate £150 £161 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.98% -7.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £106 £103 £98
90th Percentile £338 £258 £400
South East median daily rate £178 £213 £225
% change year-on-year -16.24% -5.56% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 29
Surrey median hourly rate £15.38 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.45% +6.52%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.50 £8.75
90th Percentile £34.50 £25.55 £21.10
South East median hourly rate £16.62 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +10.77% -6.25% +13.48%

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 Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 641 612 868
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.53% 29.75% 34.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 348 551
Surrey median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.84%
10th Percentile £130 £155 £191
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 72 79
Surrey median hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -11.90% +31.25%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.50 £11.20
90th Percentile £50.08 £41.95 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% -15.79% +18.75%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Surrey

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Surrey

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Surrey

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Surrey

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 7 in Surrey

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking +22 18 £140 +3.70% 2
Guildford +2 17 £120 -42.86% 1
Weybridge -6 6 £113 -8.16% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames -23 5 £114 -
Reigate - 5 £143 - 2
Staines -11 3 £235 +27.03%
Leatherhead -3 2 £175 +20.69%
Epsom -6 2 - -
Godalming - 2 - -
Horley - 1 - -
Redhill - 1 £225 - 1
Tadworth - 1 £243 -
Camberley - 1 £133 - 1
Windows 7
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 85 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (61.18%) Active Directory
3 44 (51.76%) Microsoft
4 40 (47.06%) Microsoft Office
5 33 (38.82%) Office 365
6 30 (35.29%) LAN
6 30 (35.29%) Windows 10
7 28 (32.94%) WAN
7 28 (32.94%) TCP/IP
8 27 (31.76%) Citrix
9 23 (27.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 23 (27.06%) DNS
9 23 (27.06%) SCCM
10 22 (25.88%) ITIL
11 20 (23.53%) MCSE
11 20 (23.53%) DHCP
11 20 (23.53%) MS Exchange
12 18 (21.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (18.82%) MCP
13 16 (18.82%) Exchange Server 2007
13 16 (18.82%) MCDST
14 15 (17.65%) Windows Server
14 15 (17.65%) Windows 8
15 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2012
16 12 (14.12%) VMware
17 11 (12.94%) Windows XP
17 11 (12.94%) Apple
18 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
19 9 (10.59%) Intranet
19 9 (10.59%) Internet

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 20 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 16 (18.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.18%) CMS
5 1 (1.18%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 40 (47.06%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 33 (38.82%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 30 (35.29%) LAN
2 28 (32.94%) TCP/IP
2 28 (32.94%) WAN
3 23 (27.06%) DNS
4 20 (23.53%) DHCP
5 9 (10.59%) Internet
5 9 (10.59%) Intranet
6 6 (7.06%) VPN
7 5 (5.88%) Firewall
7 5 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (3.53%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.35%) VoIP
9 2 (2.35%) Wireless
10 1 (1.18%) ADSL
10 1 (1.18%) ISDN
10 1 (1.18%) PSTN
10 1 (1.18%) Skype
10 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.18%) WLAN
General
1 7 (8.24%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.53%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.18%) Electronics
4 1 (1.18%) Marketing
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (37.65%) Support Engineer
2 23 (27.06%) Desktop Support
3 19 (22.35%) 2nd Line Support
4 18 (21.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 17 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 16 (18.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 15 (17.65%) Analyst
7 15 (17.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 13 (15.29%) Service Desk Engineer
9 11 (12.94%) IT Support
10 10 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 10 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
11 9 (10.59%) Windows Engineer
12 8 (9.41%) 1st Line Support
13 7 (8.24%) Service Analyst
13 7 (8.24%) Service Desk Analyst
14 6 (7.06%) Network Engineer
14 6 (7.06%) Windows Support Engineer
15 5 (5.88%) IT Engineer
15 5 (5.88%) PC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.06%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.88%) NHS
4 4 (4.71%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.53%) iPad
5 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.53%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.53%) Raspberry Pi
5 3 (3.53%) Wiki
6 2 (2.35%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.18%) CCTV
7 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.18%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.18%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 85 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (35.29%) Windows 10
3 18 (21.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (17.65%) Windows 8
4 15 (17.65%) Windows Server
5 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (12.94%) Windows XP
7 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (5.88%) Android
9 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.53%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.18%) Linux
10 1 (1.18%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.88%) ITIL
2 8 (9.41%) Migration
3 6 (7.06%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (5.88%) Change Control
5 4 (4.71%) Change Management
6 3 (3.53%) Active Listening
6 3 (3.53%) Analytical Thinking
6 3 (3.53%) Data Migration
6 3 (3.53%) Patch Management
6 3 (3.53%) Service Management
6 3 (3.53%) Time Management
6 3 (3.53%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (2.35%) Break/Fix
7 2 (2.35%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.18%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.18%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.18%) People Management
8 1 (1.18%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.35%) SQL
2 2 (2.35%) VBScript
3 1 (1.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (27.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (23.53%) MCSE
3 16 (18.82%) MCDST
3 16 (18.82%) MCP
4 5 (5.88%) MCSA
5 3 (3.53%) DBS Check
5 3 (3.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (3.53%) MOS
5 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.18%) CCA
6 1 (1.18%) CCNA
6 1 (1.18%) CCNP
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) GDPR
2 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 52 (61.18%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.59%) XenApp
3 7 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.53%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.35%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.35%) XenServer
6 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 23 (27.06%) SCCM
2 6 (7.06%) AirWatch
3 4 (4.71%) DameWare
4 3 (3.53%) WSUS
5 2 (2.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.18%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.18%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.18%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 44 (51.76%) Microsoft
2 27 (31.76%) Citrix
3 12 (14.12%) VMware
4 11 (12.94%) Apple
5 8 (9.41%) HP
6 4 (4.71%) Ivanti
7 3 (3.53%) Avaya
7 3 (3.53%) Juniper
7 3 (3.53%) NetApp
7 3 (3.53%) Polycom
7 3 (3.53%) Spiceworks
7 3 (3.53%) Wyse
8 2 (2.35%) Bloomberg
8 2 (2.35%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.35%) Cisco
8 2 (2.35%) Dell
8 2 (2.35%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.35%) Sophos
8 2 (2.35%) Symantec
9 1 (1.18%) Aruba