The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
North East / Durham
Rank 18 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 2 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 2.08% 4.21% 7.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.76% 17.39% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £353 £154
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +129.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £200 £200
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 £12.50 £14.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -14.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.78
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Durham region.

Operating Systems Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 23 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 17.71% 24.21% 37.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 17
Median daily rate £350 £280 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £353 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Median hourly rate £17.00 £12.50 £16.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -23.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Durham 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 Durham

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Durham

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Durham region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington - 1 - -
Newton Aycliffe - 1 - -
Windows 7
North East

Windows 7
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Durham region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) CommVault
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Database Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Deskside Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Deskside Support
2 1 (33.33%) Deskside Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) CommVault
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft