The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 60 61 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -38
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 40 38 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.51% 2.33% 6.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.44% 12.93% 26.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 24
Median daily rate £161 £225 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% -26.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £167 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £244 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £220
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 32
Median hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £9.93 £9.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £18.90 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.27% +1.66%
Windows 7
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
259 294 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.23% 18.06% 23.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 130 150
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £215 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 50 55
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.20 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.08 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Northamptonshire +2 16 £150 +57.89% 3
Derbyshire -5 6 £273 - 2
Lincolnshire -3 5 - -
Nottinghamshire -7 5 £225 - 1
Leicestershire +3 4 £375 +66.77%
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (64.62%) Active Directory
3 22 (33.85%) MS Office
4 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 19 (29.23%) Windows XP
5 19 (29.23%) Windows Server
6 17 (26.15%) ITIL
7 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 14 (21.54%) VMware
8 14 (21.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (16.92%) Office 365
10 10 (15.38%) Windows 8
10 10 (15.38%) DNS
11 9 (13.85%) Citrix
11 9 (13.85%) Blackberry
11 9 (13.85%) SC Cleared
11 9 (13.85%) Security Cleared
12 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (12.31%) Migration
12 8 (12.31%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (10.77%) Application Packaging
13 7 (10.77%) Windows 10
14 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (9.23%) SCCM
14 6 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (9.23%) MS Exchange
14 6 (9.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 5 (7.69%) LAN
15 5 (7.69%) C

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (9.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (9.23%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (33.85%) MS Office
2 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) DNS
2 5 (7.69%) LAN
2 5 (7.69%) SAN
3 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.15%) WAN
4 2 (3.08%) DHCP
4 2 (3.08%) Firewall
5 1 (1.54%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.54%) NAS
5 1 (1.54%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.54%) VoIP
5 1 (1.54%) VPN
5 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.54%) Legal
1 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (40.00%) Analyst
2 14 (21.54%) Desktop Support
2 14 (21.54%) Service Analyst
2 14 (21.54%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 10 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Desktop Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Windows Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) Desktop Analyst
6 7 (10.77%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 7 (10.77%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) Hardware Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) IT Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Build Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Deployment Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) IT Support
9 3 (4.62%) Server Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Service Desk Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Technical Support
9 3 (4.62%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Blackberry
2 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.08%) iPad
4 2 (3.08%) iPhone
5 1 (1.54%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.54%) Clustering
5 1 (1.54%) CMDB
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (29.23%) Windows Server
2 19 (29.23%) Windows XP
3 14 (21.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (15.38%) Windows 8
5 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.77%) Windows 10
7 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.62%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.08%) Android
10 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) ITIL
2 8 (12.31%) Migration
3 7 (10.77%) Application Packaging
4 3 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (4.62%) Data Migration
4 3 (4.62%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.08%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.08%) Patch Management
5 2 (3.08%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (1.54%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (1.54%) ERP
6 1 (1.54%) ITSM
6 1 (1.54%) OO
6 1 (1.54%) Presales
6 1 (1.54%) Project Management
6 1 (1.54%) Server Building
6 1 (1.54%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (1.54%) Service Management
6 1 (1.54%) Software Delivery
6 1 (1.54%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.69%) C
2 3 (4.62%) SQL
3 1 (1.54%) C++
3 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) SC Cleared
1 9 (13.85%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.31%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.62%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.08%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.54%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.54%) Degree
5 1 (1.54%) MCP
5 1 (1.54%) MCSA
5 1 (1.54%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (64.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.62%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.62%) XenApp
4 2 (3.08%) vSphere
5 1 (1.54%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.54%) Firmware
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.54%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.54%) VMware
3 9 (13.85%) Citrix
4 3 (4.62%) Cisco
5 2 (3.08%) Apple
5 2 (3.08%) Dell
5 2 (3.08%) HP
6 1 (1.54%) Altiris
6 1 (1.54%) Brocade
6 1 (1.54%) Kaseya
6 1 (1.54%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (1.54%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.54%) Symantec
6 1 (1.54%) Webroot
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