Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 50 69
Rank change year-on-year -10 +19 -28
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 85 84 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.06% 3.63% 2.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.69% 12.37% 10.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 50 44
Surrey median daily rate £154 £157 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.07% -21.50% -
10th Percentile £106 £103 £98
90th Percentile £336 £331 £400
South East median daily rate £180 £189 £238
% change year-on-year -4.64% -20.53% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 21
Surrey median hourly rate £15.25 £18.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.57% +27.59% -
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.88 £8.25
90th Percentile £19.60 £20.45 £20.00
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +6.90% -14.71% +15.25%

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 727 679 790
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 26.20% 29.34% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 440 479
Surrey median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £163 £155 £211
90th Percentile £539 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 64 57
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +52.78% +8.56%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.33 £11.55
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.73 £47.25
South East median hourly rate £17.77 £17.06 £18.75
% change year-on-year +4.16% -9.01% +20.10%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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
Guildford +7 25 £158 -19.23% 3
Woking +20 22 £140 -
Weybridge +12 4 £113 -8.16% 1
Staines +2 2 £235 -24.50% 1
Epsom -17 2 - -
Reigate - 2 £388 -
Leatherhead -6 1 £175 +20.69% 3
Windows 7
South East

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

1 85 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (71.76%) Active Directory
3 44 (51.76%) Microsoft
4 43 (50.59%) Microsoft Office
5 29 (34.12%) TCP/IP
6 28 (32.94%) LAN
7 27 (31.76%) WAN
7 27 (31.76%) Office 365
8 26 (30.59%) DNS
8 26 (30.59%) Citrix
9 25 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 25 (29.41%) MS Exchange
10 24 (28.24%) ITIL
11 23 (27.06%) DHCP
12 22 (25.88%) MCP
12 22 (25.88%) MCSE
13 21 (24.71%) SCCM
14 20 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
15 18 (21.18%) MCDST
16 17 (20.00%) Windows 10
17 14 (16.47%) Windows Server 2008
18 13 (15.29%) XenApp
18 13 (15.29%) Windows 8
18 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2012
19 12 (14.12%) Windows XP
20 11 (12.94%) Windows Server
20 11 (12.94%) Blackberry
21 9 (10.59%) Apple
22 8 (9.41%) Windows Server 2003
22 8 (9.41%) HP

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 25 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 20 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.53%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.18%) CMS
7 1 (1.18%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 43 (50.59%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.18%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 27 (31.76%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 29 (34.12%) TCP/IP
2 28 (32.94%) LAN
3 27 (31.76%) WAN
4 26 (30.59%) DNS
5 23 (27.06%) DHCP
6 8 (9.41%) Skype
6 8 (9.41%) VPN
7 6 (7.06%) Internet
8 5 (5.88%) Intranet
9 4 (4.71%) Firewall
9 4 (4.71%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (2.35%) ADSL
10 2 (2.35%) ISDN
10 2 (2.35%) PSTN
10 2 (2.35%) VoIP
11 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.35%) MSI
General
1 7 (8.24%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.53%) Finance
4 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Electronics
5 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (36.47%) Support Engineer
2 22 (25.88%) Analyst
3 21 (24.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 16 (18.82%) Desktop Support
4 16 (18.82%) Service Desk Engineer
5 14 (16.47%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 13 (15.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 13 (15.29%) Desktop Engineer
7 12 (14.12%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 12 (14.12%) IT Support
7 12 (14.12%) Service Analyst
7 12 (14.12%) Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (12.94%) Windows Engineer
9 10 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 9 (10.59%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (10.59%) Windows Support Engineer
11 8 (9.41%) IT Engineer
11 8 (9.41%) IT Support Engineer
11 8 (9.41%) Service Desk Support
11 8 (9.41%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.18%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Blackberry
2 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.71%) NHS
4 3 (3.53%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.53%) Raspberry Pi
4 3 (3.53%) Wiki
5 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.18%) iPad
5 1 (1.18%) iPhone
5 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 85 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 14 (16.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (15.29%) Windows 8
4 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (14.12%) Windows XP
6 11 (12.94%) Windows Server
7 8 (9.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.71%) Android
8 4 (4.71%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.35%) Linux
9 2 (2.35%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.18%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.18%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.24%) ITIL
2 6 (7.06%) Migration
3 5 (5.88%) Change Control
4 4 (4.71%) Service Management
5 3 (3.53%) Break/Fix
5 3 (3.53%) Change Management
5 3 (3.53%) Data Migration
5 3 (3.53%) Patch Management
5 3 (3.53%) Time Management
6 2 (2.35%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (2.35%) Application Packaging
6 2 (2.35%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (2.35%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.18%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.18%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.18%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.18%) Software Licensing
7 1 (1.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (1.18%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.18%) C#
2 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (25.88%) MCP
2 22 (25.88%) MCSE
3 18 (21.18%) MCDST
4 2 (2.35%) MCSA
5 1 (1.18%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.18%) CCA
5 1 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.18%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) 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 61 (71.76%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.29%) XenApp
3 3 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.35%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 21 (24.71%) SCCM
2 3 (3.53%) DameWare
2 3 (3.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (2.35%) AirWatch
3 2 (2.35%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.18%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 44 (51.76%) Microsoft
2 26 (30.59%) Citrix
3 9 (10.59%) Apple
4 8 (9.41%) HP
5 5 (5.88%) VMware
6 4 (4.71%) Cisco
6 4 (4.71%) Juniper
6 4 (4.71%) Mitel
7 3 (3.53%) AppSense
7 3 (3.53%) Symantec
8 2 (2.35%) Altiris
8 2 (2.35%) Bloomberg
8 2 (2.35%) Dell
8 2 (2.35%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.35%) NetApp
8 2 (2.35%) Samsung
8 2 (2.35%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.18%) Meraki
9 1 (1.18%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds