The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 46 31 21
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 4 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.86% 2.40% 4.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.76% 21.05% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £216 £225 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £195 £170
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £11.99 £13.00 £14.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.76% -12.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £15.25 £14.42
% change year-on-year
-9.83% +5.73%

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

Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
41 38 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 8.82% 11.38% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 28
Median daily rate £450 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £202 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.75 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 Coventry

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Windows 7
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (20.00%) XenApp
6 2 (20.00%) Office 365
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (20.00%) Advertising
6 2 (20.00%) MS Office
6 2 (20.00%) NHS
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
7 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (10.00%) SLA
7 1 (10.00%) iSeries
7 1 (10.00%) AS400
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
7 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
7 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
7 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Advertising
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (10.00%) AS400 Operator
4 1 (10.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) AS400
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) iSeries
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) VMware