The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 30 28 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 20 27 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.98% 4.49% 3.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.53% 20.30% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 9
Median daily rate £145 £177 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.07% +60.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £171 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £236 £218
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £203 £200
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £9.70 £11.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £22.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
121 133 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 24.10% 22.13% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 52 59
Median daily rate £331 £320 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.51% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £165 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 32 32
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.48 £10.50 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £60.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Cambridge +8 10 £143 -20.83% 1
Peterborough -12 3 £145 -16.66%
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (64.44%) Active Directory
3 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (31.11%) MS Office
4 14 (31.11%) ITIL
4 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
4 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (24.44%) Windows Server
6 10 (22.22%) Windows 10
6 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (22.22%) VMware
6 10 (22.22%) Linux
7 8 (17.78%) LAN
7 8 (17.78%) Migration
7 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
7 8 (17.78%) SCCM
8 7 (15.56%) JSP 440
8 7 (15.56%) Data Migration
8 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
8 7 (15.56%) Mac OS X
9 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
9 6 (13.33%) VPN
9 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
9 6 (13.33%) Project Management
9 6 (13.33%) PRINCE
9 6 (13.33%) Red Hat
9 6 (13.33%) DV Cleared
9 6 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (11.11%) Requirements Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
1 14 (31.11%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) LAN
2 6 (13.33%) VPN
3 3 (6.67%) WAN
4 2 (4.44%) ADSL
4 2 (4.44%) DHCP
4 2 (4.44%) DNS
4 2 (4.44%) LDAP
4 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.22%) Internet
5 1 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.22%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Service Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) Support Engineer
4 10 (22.22%) IT Support
5 8 (17.78%) Desktop Support
5 8 (17.78%) Support Analyst
6 7 (15.56%) Desktop Engineer
6 7 (15.56%) IT Analyst
6 7 (15.56%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 5 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (11.11%) IT Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 5 (11.11%) System Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.22%) iPad
3 1 (2.22%) iPhone
3 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (24.44%) Windows Server
4 10 (22.22%) Linux
4 10 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (15.56%) Mac OS X
6 6 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) Migration
3 7 (15.56%) Data Migration
4 6 (13.33%) PRINCE
4 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 6 (13.33%) Project Management
4 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 5 (11.11%) Requirements Management
5 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.89%) Software Distribution
6 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.22%) Coaching
8 1 (2.22%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) C
2 1 (2.22%) C#
2 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.33%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) A+ Certification
3 4 (8.89%) MCP
3 4 (8.89%) MCSE
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.67%) Degree
5 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) JSP 440
2 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (64.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) SCCM
2 5 (11.11%) DameWare
3 1 (2.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) VMware
3 6 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (11.11%) Citrix
5 4 (8.89%) Dell
5 4 (8.89%) LANDesk
6 2 (4.44%) Apple
7 1 (2.22%) Adobe
7 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.22%) Google
7 1 (2.22%) Kaspersky
7 1 (2.22%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow