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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 48 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 8 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.71% 3.11% 1.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.26% 16.95% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £120 £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.60% -21.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £200 £200
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Windows 7
West Midlands

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
78 59 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 16.63% 18.32% 20.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 30 40
Median daily rate £375 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £115 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 13
Median hourly rate £13.50 £11.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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
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 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
3 8 (38.10%) MS Office
4 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
5 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
5 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
6 4 (19.05%) ITIL
7 3 (14.29%) IBM Notes
7 3 (14.29%) SLA
7 3 (14.29%) Lotus
7 3 (14.29%) Intel Security
7 3 (14.29%) Advertising
7 3 (14.29%) VMware
7 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (14.29%) WSUS
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
8 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
8 2 (9.52%) Windows Vista
8 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
8 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (9.52%) Kaseya
8 2 (9.52%) Migration
8 2 (9.52%) Sage
8 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
8 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
8 2 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (9.52%) Citrix

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 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (14.29%) IBM Notes
3 2 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Office
2 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) DSL
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
General
1 3 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Help Desk Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) Service Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (23.81%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (23.81%) Help Desk Support
5 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (19.05%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
7 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
8 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (9.52%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
1 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
1 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
1 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) CMDB
2 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
2 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.76%) Android
5 1 (4.76%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Unix
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) BCP
3 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (4.76%) Data Security
3 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) Service Management
3 1 (4.76%) Software Distribution
3 1 (4.76%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) WSUS
2 1 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Intel Security
2 3 (14.29%) Lotus
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
3 2 (9.52%) Kaseya
3 2 (9.52%) Sage
4 1 (4.76%) Apple