The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 22 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
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 53 26
Rank change year-on-year 0 -27  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 10 15 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.53% 2.27% 5.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.05% 9.68% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 14
Median daily rate £188 £133 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.50% -59.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £110 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £329 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £151 £198 £188
% change year-on-year -23.79% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 13
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.21%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.23 £15.00
% change year-on-year -8.06% +1.51%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 83 155 110
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 12.71% 23.45% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 100 43
Median daily rate £330 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £140 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 24
Median hourly rate £42.00 £16.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +154.54% -18.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.97 £16.16
% change year-on-year -8.66% +5.01%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Wiltshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Wiltshire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Wiltshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +1 3 £100 -11.11%
Chippenham +1 2 - -
Trowbridge - 1 - - 1
Windows 7
South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
4 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
4 9 (34.62%) ITIL
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (26.92%) Windows 10
6 6 (23.08%) Migration
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (19.23%) VMware
7 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (15.38%) Office 365
8 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
8 4 (15.38%) CMDB
8 4 (15.38%) QAD
8 4 (15.38%) Finance
8 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (15.38%) Pegasus
8 4 (15.38%) Pegasus Opera
8 4 (15.38%) SAP
8 4 (15.38%) Oracle
8 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 4 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) IPsec
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) NAS
2 1 (3.85%) Skype
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) VLAN
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.85%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Redmine
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) IT Support
2 8 (30.77%) Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Desktop Support
4 5 (19.23%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (19.23%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Support Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (15.38%) ERP Support
5 4 (15.38%) IT Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) SAP Support
5 4 (15.38%) Systems Support
6 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Technician
7 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) LAMP
1 1 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) CMDB
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) iPhone
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 7 (26.92%) Windows 10
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.85%) Android
6 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.85%) Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Migration
3 4 (15.38%) ERP
3 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) MCDST
1 1 (3.85%) MCITP
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.85%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) Pegasus
3 4 (15.38%) QAD
3 4 (15.38%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) Apple
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) Sophos
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