The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 35 20 46
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +26
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 5 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.47% 5.06% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.82% 27.59% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 3
Median daily rate £248 £110 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -60.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £195 £200 £210
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Windows 7
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
39 58 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.50% 18.35% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 59
Median daily rate £275 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £110 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 £30.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +76.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton -15 3 £80 -27.27%
Dunstable +2 1 £415 -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) SCCM
4 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (40.00%) Windows 10
5 5 (33.33%) SLA
6 4 (26.67%) MS Office
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) EPoS
7 3 (20.00%) French Language
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
8 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
8 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (13.33%) Office 365
8 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (13.33%) Avaya
8 2 (13.33%) IBM
8 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle
9 1 (6.67%) SQL
9 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
9 1 (6.67%) VoIP
9 1 (6.67%) Apple
9 1 (6.67%) Retail
9 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
9 1 (6.67%) Migration
9 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team Management
9 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (6.67%) VoIP
General
1 3 (20.00%) French Language
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) EPoS Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Hardware Technician
3 2 (13.33%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (13.33%) IT Technician
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Manager
4 1 (6.67%) EPoS Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) EPoS
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
1 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Avaya
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Apple