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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 17 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 11 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.04% 3.59% 3.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.19% 11.54% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 2
Median daily rate £160 £168 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% -16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £143 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £192 £220
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £190 £203
% change year-on-year
- -6.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £8.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.02 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.32% -3.33%
Windows 7
Suffolk

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
42 52 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 23.08% 31.14% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 20
Median daily rate £300 £225 £236
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £155 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +77.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 May 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
4 3 (23.08%) Office 365
4 3 (23.08%) MS Office
5 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Robotics
5 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
5 2 (15.38%) Kofax
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Documentum
5 2 (15.38%) VoIP
5 2 (15.38%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012

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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) Documentum
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) IT Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Service Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (15.38%) Robotics
1 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (15.38%) OO
1 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (15.38%) Project Management
1 2 (15.38%) UML
2 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.69%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Blue Prism
1 2 (15.38%) Kofax
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix