The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 22 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.25% 2.11% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.24% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £254 £128 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+99.01% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £203 £200
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.21 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%

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

Operating Systems Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 16 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 18.83% 16.84% 29.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 24
Median daily rate £255 £225 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £123 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -14.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Local Government
4 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
4 1 (20.00%) Samsung
4 1 (20.00%) HP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Floorwalker
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Samsung
2 1 (20.00%) VMware