The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
England / East of England
Rank 61 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 67 104 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.15% 4.47% 3.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.59% 20.35% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 46 42
Median daily rate £179 £190 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.92% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £143 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £388 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £200 £197
% change year-on-year
- +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 41 35
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £19.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.84
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.42%

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 of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
493 511 629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.17% 21.97% 24.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 268 301
Median daily rate £325 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £169 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 101 124
Median hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £58.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 20 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
Hertfordshire -10 21 £163 -42.98% 7
Cambridgeshire 0 20 £145 -18.07%
Norfolk +15 15 £356 +22.84%
Essex -20 7 £145 -22.45% 4
Suffolk -7 6 £288 +43.75% 1
Bedfordshire +2 1 £145 -17.14% 3
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 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 East of England region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 153 (100.00%) Windows
2 84 (54.90%) Active Directory
3 58 (37.91%) Microsoft
4 50 (32.68%) MS Office
5 48 (31.37%) ITIL
6 45 (29.41%) MS Excel
7 40 (26.14%) VMware
8 35 (22.88%) Citrix
9 33 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 33 (21.57%) Windows 8
10 31 (20.26%) VMware Infrastructure
11 26 (16.99%) SQL
12 24 (15.69%) Finance
13 23 (15.03%) SharePoint
13 23 (15.03%) Windows Server 2008
13 23 (15.03%) SCCM
14 22 (14.38%) DNS
15 21 (13.73%) VMware ESX
15 21 (13.73%) Windows 10
16 20 (13.07%) Virtual Desktop
16 20 (13.07%) BizTalk Server
16 20 (13.07%) Avaya
16 20 (13.07%) CRM
17 19 (12.42%) Windows Server
18 18 (11.76%) MS Exchange
18 18 (11.76%) Epicor
19 17 (11.11%) IIS
19 17 (11.11%) Incident Management
20 16 (10.46%) Microsoft Azure
20 16 (10.46%) Office 365

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 23 (15.03%) SharePoint
2 20 (13.07%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (11.76%) MS Exchange
4 17 (11.11%) IIS
5 7 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.31%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.65%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
Applications
1 50 (32.68%) MS Office
2 45 (29.41%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (10.46%) Office 365
2 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.65%) OneDrive
2 1 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.38%) DNS
2 10 (6.54%) LAN
3 8 (5.23%) VPN
4 6 (3.92%) Internet
5 5 (3.27%) WAN
6 4 (2.61%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.96%) DHCP
8 2 (1.31%) ADSL
8 2 (1.31%) LDAP
8 2 (1.31%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.65%) Intranet
9 1 (0.65%) SAN
9 1 (0.65%) Skype
9 1 (0.65%) WebEx
9 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.61%) SQL Server
1 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.31%) GIS
2 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.65%) MySQL
3 1 (0.65%) OLTP
3 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (15.69%) Finance
2 4 (2.61%) Legal
3 3 (1.96%) Local Government
3 3 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.31%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.31%) Law
5 1 (0.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 61 (39.87%) Analyst
2 38 (24.84%) Support Analyst
3 28 (18.30%) Support Engineer
4 23 (15.03%) IT Support
4 23 (15.03%) Service Analyst
5 22 (14.38%) Service Desk Analyst
6 21 (13.73%) 2nd Line Support
7 18 (11.76%) Help Desk Analyst
8 17 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
8 17 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 17 (11.11%) IT Analyst
9 14 (9.15%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 14 (9.15%) Desktop Support
9 14 (9.15%) IT Support Analyst
10 13 (8.50%) Active Directory Analyst
10 13 (8.50%) Windows Support Analyst
11 12 (7.84%) Active Directory Support
11 12 (7.84%) Active Directory Support Analyst
12 11 (7.19%) Desktop Engineer
12 11 (7.19%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.61%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.65%) HTML
2 1 (0.65%) Middleware
2 1 (0.65%) PostGIS
2 1 (0.65%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.19%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.61%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.61%) Driving Licence
2 4 (2.61%) Smartphone
3 3 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.96%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.96%) Fat Client
3 3 (1.96%) Thin Client
3 3 (1.96%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.31%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.31%) Device Driver
4 2 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.65%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.65%) Handset
5 1 (0.65%) iPad
5 1 (0.65%) iPhone
5 1 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.65%) PKI
5 1 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 153 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (21.57%) Windows 8
2 33 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (15.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (13.73%) Windows 10
5 19 (12.42%) Windows Server
6 13 (8.50%) Linux
6 13 (8.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (4.58%) Mac OS X
8 6 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (3.92%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.96%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.31%) Android
11 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.65%) Solaris
11 1 (0.65%) Unix
11 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (31.37%) ITIL
2 20 (13.07%) CRM
3 17 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 14 (9.15%) Service Management
5 11 (7.19%) ITSM
6 10 (6.54%) Migration
6 10 (6.54%) Service Delivery
7 8 (5.23%) Data Migration
8 7 (4.58%) PRINCE
8 7 (4.58%) PRINCE2
8 7 (4.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (3.92%) Project Management
9 6 (3.92%) Risk Management
10 5 (3.27%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (3.27%) People Management
10 5 (3.27%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.27%) Requirements Management
11 4 (2.61%) Software Distribution
11 4 (2.61%) Software Engineering
12 3 (1.96%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.99%) SQL
2 4 (2.61%) C
3 3 (1.96%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.31%) C#
5 1 (0.65%) Java
5 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.65%) Progress 4GL
5 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (5.88%) DBS Check
1 9 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.92%) A+ Certification
3 6 (3.92%) DV Cleared
3 6 (3.92%) MCP
4 5 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (3.27%) MCSE
5 4 (2.61%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (2.61%) Degree
6 2 (1.31%) CISSP
6 2 (1.31%) MCSA
6 2 (1.31%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.65%) CCNA
7 1 (0.65%) CCNP
7 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.88%) SLA
2 7 (4.58%) JSP 440
3 4 (2.61%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 84 (54.90%) Active Directory
2 31 (20.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (13.73%) VMware ESX
4 20 (13.07%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (2.61%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.31%) XenApp
6 2 (1.31%) XenServer
7 1 (0.65%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.65%) vSphere
7 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (15.03%) SCCM
2 5 (3.27%) DameWare
3 1 (0.65%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.65%) OpenView
3 1 (0.65%) SCSM
3 1 (0.65%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.65%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 58 (37.91%) Microsoft
2 40 (26.14%) VMware
3 35 (22.88%) Citrix
4 20 (13.07%) Avaya
5 18 (11.76%) Epicor
6 14 (9.15%) Apple
7 7 (4.58%) Dell
8 6 (3.92%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.27%) LANDesk
10 3 (1.96%) Cisco
10 3 (1.96%) HP
10 3 (1.96%) IBM
11 2 (1.31%) Adobe
11 2 (1.31%) Oracle
11 2 (1.31%) Remedy
11 2 (1.31%) Samsung
12 1 (0.65%) MobileIron
12 1 (0.65%) Palo Alto
12 1 (0.65%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.65%) Sophos
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