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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 33 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 6 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.69% 5.69% 5.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.63% 28.07% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate £225 £173 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -40.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £188 £190
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Average hourly rate £10.33 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.36% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.07 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.47 £14.00 £14.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.97 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.39% -3.67%
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
41 57 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 11.58% 20.28% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 32 27
Average daily rate £310 £308 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.81% -23.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £159 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £19.10 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (30.00%) NHS
4 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (20.00%) Advertising
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.00%) MS Office
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) SCCM
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) Coaching
7 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
7 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
7 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.00%) Degree
7 1 (5.00%) VMware
7 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
7 1 (5.00%) SAP
7 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.00%) Citrix

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) MPLS
General
1 4 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support
4 3 (15.00%) Active Directory Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Active Directory Support
4 3 (15.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (15.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Team Lead
5 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Coaching
2 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Citrix
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) SAP
1 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (5.00%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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