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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 28 33 42
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 5 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.77% 0.67% 2.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.94% 2.70% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Median daily rate £80 £163 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.76% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £188
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
63 74 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 22.26% 24.83% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 35 64
Median daily rate £388 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £208 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 25 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £31.56 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.63% +80.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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
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 7 December 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 +8 3 £80 -20.00%
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
3 3 (33.33%) SCCM
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) EPoS
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) XenApp
4 2 (22.22%) XenServer
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Hardware Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) EPoS Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) EPoS
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
1 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
2 2 (22.22%) XenServer
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) Avaya
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft