The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 33 25 47
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +22
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 21 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.53% 5.16% 2.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.81% 23.62% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 1
Median daily rate £163 £285 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.98% +78.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £200 £200
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
106 127 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.82% 21.86% 25.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 59 64
Median daily rate £210 £390 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £169 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 32
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.25 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.91% -28.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £37.50 £33.50
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 Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire 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
Hemel Hempstead +7 7 £163 - 2
Watford +4 5 £130 -24.63%
Stevenage -5 4 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 11 (26.19%) Apple
4 11 (26.19%) SCCM
5 10 (23.81%) Windows 8
5 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 9 (21.43%) MS Office
6 9 (21.43%) ITIL
7 8 (19.05%) Office 365
8 7 (16.67%) Service Management
8 7 (16.67%) ITSM
8 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 7 (16.67%) DBS Check
9 6 (14.29%) VMware
10 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
10 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (11.90%) People Management
11 4 (9.52%) Windows 10
11 4 (9.52%) Citrix
11 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (9.52%) Internet
11 4 (9.52%) SQL
12 3 (7.14%) Linux
12 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
13 2 (4.76%) Oracle
13 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
13 2 (4.76%) LAN
13 2 (4.76%) WAN
13 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (21.43%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) LAN
2 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) OLTP
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (4.76%) Aerospace
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) IT Support
3 9 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) IT Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Desktop Team Leader
6 5 (11.90%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Team Leader
7 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support
7 4 (9.52%) IT Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 2 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
9 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 2 (4.76%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) Middleware
1 1 (2.38%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Device Driver
1 2 (4.76%) Smartphone
1 2 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.38%) Handset
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (2.38%) PKI
2 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) Windows 8
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.52%) Windows 10
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.14%) Linux
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.38%) Android
7 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.38%) Solaris
7 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) ITSM
2 7 (16.67%) Service Management
3 5 (11.90%) People Management
3 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.76%) Application Packaging
4 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (4.76%) Performance Testing
4 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.76%) Validation
5 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.38%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.38%) Migration
5 1 (2.38%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.38%) Open Source
5 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.38%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.38%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) C
2 1 (2.38%) C#
2 1 (2.38%) Java
2 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) DBS Check
2 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.38%) MCP
3 1 (2.38%) MCSA
System Software
1 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (26.19%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.38%) OpenView
2 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Apple
2 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.29%) VMware
4 4 (9.52%) Citrix
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
5 2 (4.76%) HP
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle
6 1 (2.38%) Adobe
6 1 (2.38%) BMC
6 1 (2.38%) IBM
6 1 (2.38%) Nokia
6 1 (2.38%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.38%) Remedy
6 1 (2.38%) Samsung
6 1 (2.38%) Sophos
6 1 (2.38%) Sun
6 1 (2.38%) Symantec