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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 51 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 8 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.40% 4.42% 2.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.13% 34.04% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Median daily rate £170 £105 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.90% -78.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £195 £200 £210
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -60.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
79 47 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 13.86% 12.98% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 23 32
Median daily rate £390 £220 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.27% -32.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £105 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 15
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 30 September 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
3 7 (38.89%) MS Office
4 6 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 6 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 5 (27.78%) ITIL
5 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
5 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 4 (22.22%) Advertising
6 4 (22.22%) VMware
7 3 (16.67%) SLA
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (16.67%) Office 365
8 2 (11.11%) Kaseya
8 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
8 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (11.11%) WSUS
8 2 (11.11%) Intel Security
8 2 (11.11%) Citrix
8 2 (11.11%) Lotus
8 2 (11.11%) Sage
8 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
8 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
8 2 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (5.56%) Data Security
9 1 (5.56%) AS400

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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Office
2 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) DSL
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
General
1 4 (22.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Help Desk Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (27.78%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Help Desk Support
3 5 (27.78%) Service Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 3 (16.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) IT Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
6 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Support
7 1 (5.56%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) AS400
2 1 (5.56%) CMDB
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.56%) iSeries
2 1 (5.56%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 6 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) BCP
2 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
2 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (5.56%) Data Security
2 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.56%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (94.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) Intel Security
3 2 (11.11%) Kaseya
3 2 (11.11%) Lotus
3 2 (11.11%) Sage