Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 73 62
Rank change year-on-year -12 -11 -18
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 72 63 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.38% 2.80% 3.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.91% 9.42% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 39 38
Surrey median daily rate £225 £168 £189
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.33% -11.38% +0.80%
10th Percentile £115 £111 £109
90th Percentile £450 £225 £532
South East median daily rate £205 £175 £236
% change year-on-year +17.29% -25.93% -10.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 26
Surrey median hourly rate £13.50 £14.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.47% +5.36% +2.75%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.70 £11.13
90th Percentile £25.04 £32.80 £21.00
South East median hourly rate £15.99 £14.93 £15.25
% change year-on-year +7.15% -2.13% +5.17%

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 660 669 913
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.79% 29.69% 36.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 406 579
Surrey median daily rate £450 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -0.60% +10.67%
10th Percentile £145 £169 £190
90th Percentile £575 £547 £550
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 42 92
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £15.13 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.51% -42.38% +54.41%
10th Percentile £11.44 £12.78 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.50 £47.50 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year +14.75% -19.74% +17.57%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Guildford -7 15 £185 -11.90% 4
Sunbury-on-Thames -15 6 £114 -
Staines -15 4 £200 -23.08% 1
Cobham - 4 £335 -
Farnham -10 3 £338 +175.51%
Reigate - 3 £140 -
Woking +9 2 - - 3
Epsom +1 2 - -
Chertsey -5 2 £130 -
Weybridge -16 2 - - 1
Redhill - 2 £188 -
Godalming - 2 - -
Leatherhead -3 1 - - 1
Tadworth - 1 £243 -
Horley - 1 - -
Camberley - 1 £133 -
Windows 7
South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (59.72%) Active Directory
3 35 (48.61%) Windows 10
4 34 (47.22%) Microsoft
5 33 (45.83%) Citrix
6 30 (41.67%) SCCM
7 26 (36.11%) Microsoft Office
8 25 (34.72%) Office 365
9 24 (33.33%) VMware
10 23 (31.94%) ITIL
11 21 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (26.39%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (25.00%) Finance
14 17 (23.61%) Windows Server
15 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (20.83%) XenDesktop
16 14 (19.44%) Virtual Desktop
17 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2003
18 11 (15.28%) Video Conferencing
19 10 (13.89%) Hyper-V
19 10 (13.89%) WSUS
19 10 (13.89%) VMware ESXi
19 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
19 10 (13.89%) MCSE
20 9 (12.50%) LAN
20 9 (12.50%) Migration
20 9 (12.50%) XenServer
20 9 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
20 9 (12.50%) Ivanti
20 9 (12.50%) Virtual Environments

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 7 (9.72%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.78%) Apache
5 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (36.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (34.72%) Office 365
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) LAN
2 8 (11.11%) WAN
3 7 (9.72%) Internet
4 6 (8.33%) DNS
4 6 (8.33%) Intranet
4 6 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.94%) DHCP
6 4 (5.56%) VoIP
7 3 (4.17%) Firewall
7 3 (4.17%) IP Telephony
7 3 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.78%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.78%) Skype
8 2 (2.78%) Wireless
9 1 (1.39%) Junos
9 1 (1.39%) VPN
9 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.39%) DB2
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Subversion
General
1 18 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Back Office
3 2 (2.78%) Games
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) Analyst
1 21 (29.17%) Desktop Support
2 11 (15.28%) 2nd Line Support
2 11 (15.28%) Windows Engineer
3 10 (13.89%) Support Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Citrix Server Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 8 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (6.94%) IT Support
9 4 (5.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.94%) HTML
2 2 (2.78%) .NET
2 2 (2.78%) Qt
2 2 (2.78%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.94%) iPad
4 4 (5.56%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.17%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.78%) EPoS
6 2 (2.78%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.78%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.78%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.39%) CCTV
7 1 (1.39%) Clustering
7 1 (1.39%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.39%) NHS
7 1 (1.39%) PDA
7 1 (1.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 72 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (48.61%) Windows 10
3 19 (26.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (23.61%) Windows Server
5 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 7 (9.72%) Windows 8
9 6 (8.33%) Apple iOS
10 5 (6.94%) Android
11 4 (5.56%) Mac OS X
12 2 (2.78%) Linux
12 2 (2.78%) Windows Phone
13 1 (1.39%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.94%) ITIL
2 9 (12.50%) Migration
2 9 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 9 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
3 6 (8.33%) Time Management
4 5 (6.94%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (6.94%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (5.56%) Application Packaging
5 4 (5.56%) Break/Fix
5 4 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.56%) Investment Management
6 3 (4.17%) Change Management
6 3 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.17%) Service Management
7 2 (2.78%) Analytical Thinking
7 2 (2.78%) Data Management
7 2 (2.78%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.78%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.78%) Test Automation
8 1 (1.39%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.94%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.56%) C#
2 4 (5.56%) C++
3 3 (4.17%) SQL
4 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) MCSE
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.33%) Degree
2 6 (8.33%) MCDST
3 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.17%) DBS Check
4 3 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (4.17%) MCP
4 3 (4.17%) MCSA
4 3 (4.17%) MOS
4 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.39%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.39%) CCNA
5 1 (1.39%) CCNP
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.39%) ECDL
5 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (59.72%) Active Directory
2 21 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (20.83%) XenDesktop
4 14 (19.44%) Virtual Desktop
5 10 (13.89%) Hyper-V
5 10 (13.89%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (12.50%) XenServer
7 7 (9.72%) XenApp
8 1 (1.39%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 30 (41.67%) SCCM
2 10 (13.89%) WSUS
3 5 (6.94%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.78%) DameWare
4 2 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.78%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.39%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.39%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.39%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 34 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 33 (45.83%) Citrix
3 24 (33.33%) VMware
4 9 (12.50%) Ivanti
5 7 (9.72%) Polycom
5 7 (9.72%) Wyse
6 6 (8.33%) Apple
7 5 (6.94%) HP
7 5 (6.94%) NetApp
8 4 (5.56%) Bloomberg
9 3 (4.17%) Avaya
9 3 (4.17%) Reuters
9 3 (4.17%) Spiceworks
10 2 (2.78%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.78%) MobileIron
11 1 (1.39%) Aruba
11 1 (1.39%) Juniper
11 1 (1.39%) Meraki
11 1 (1.39%) Mitel
11 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow