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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 35 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 1 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.43% 4.44% 5.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.08% 17.54% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £315 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +125.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £200 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.00 £14.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
48 57 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 20.87% 25.33% 22.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 16
Average daily rate £363 £294 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.40% +109.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £68 £68
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £350 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 23 8
Average hourly rate £11.00 £14.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +3.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

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 3 July 2015. 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
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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
Derby -5 1 - - 2
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (12.50%) ATM
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) NHS
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) McAfee
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
4 1 (12.50%) WSUS
4 1 (12.50%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) ATM
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) McAfee
2 1 (12.50%) VMware