The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 3 months to 26 June 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 33 17
Rank change year-on-year -5 -16  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 4 9 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.19% 2.63% 7.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.16% 9.47% 43.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 7
Median daily rate £175 £113 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.55% -70.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £110 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £140 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £153 £188 £190
% change year-on-year -18.53% -1.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 12
Median hourly rate - - £20.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.84 £15.30 £15.00
% change year-on-year -9.57% +2.01%  

Windows 7 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 49 95 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 14.58% 27.78% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 65 23
Median daily rate £330 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +5.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £140 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 18
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Swindon

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Swindon

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Swindon over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Swindon

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) CMDB
4 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
7 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
7 1 (9.09%) Office 365
7 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
7 1 (9.09%) Dell KACE
7 1 (9.09%) SCCM
7 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 1 (9.09%) Android
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (9.09%) WSUS
7 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
7 1 (9.09%) Google
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (9.09%) Citrix
7 1 (9.09%) NetApp

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Help Desk Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Help Desk Support
1 5 (45.45%) Help Desk Support Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) IT Support
2 4 (36.36%) IT Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) IT Support Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support
4 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Technician
4 2 (18.18%) Desktop Technician
4 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
5 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Deployment Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) CMDB
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Smartphone
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Dell KACE
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee
2 1 (9.09%) NetApp
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