The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 31 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 8 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.07% 5.19% 6.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.67% 21.62% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 14
Average daily rate £113 £350 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.85% +218.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £198 £188 £193
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.25 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +17.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.87 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -4.34%
Windows 7
East 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 Derbyshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
75 37 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 28.74% 24.03% 32.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 8 70
Average daily rate £375 £350 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +218.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £241 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £403 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 22
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +59.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield - 4 - -
Derby -10 3 - -
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) Windows 8
5 7 (36.84%) SCCM
5 7 (36.84%) MS Office
6 6 (31.58%) Citrix
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
8 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
8 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
9 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (15.79%) Lumension
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (15.79%) AppSense
9 3 (15.79%) Linux
9 3 (15.79%) SLA
9 3 (15.79%) Unix
10 2 (10.53%) VMware
11 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (5.26%) Firewall
11 1 (5.26%) Migration
11 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
11 1 (5.26%) HP
11 1 (5.26%) Cisco
11 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
11 1 (5.26%) ITIL

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 7 (36.84%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Desktop Support
2 6 (31.58%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
4 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Support
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
7 1 (5.26%) Systems Support Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows 8
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Unix
5 1 (5.26%) Android
5 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL
1 1 (5.26%) Migration
1 1 (5.26%) Server Building
1 1 (5.26%) Software Audit
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) AppSense
3 3 (15.79%) Lumension
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) HP