The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 29 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 6 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.51% 2.64% 2.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.00% 10.14% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £148
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £203 £200
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +50.00%
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 Leicestershire region.

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
50 69 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 20.92% 26.04% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 60
Median daily rate £263 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £114 £81
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £450 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 7
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.00 £30.00
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 Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Leicester +1 3 - - 3
Hinckley - 1 - -
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) SCCM
4 2 (18.18%) Data Security
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) 3G
4 2 (18.18%) Intel Security
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) MS Office
5 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) VoIP
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
5 1 (9.09%) Remedy
5 1 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Wireless
5 1 (9.09%) Migration

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) 3G
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) IT Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) IT Support
2 4 (36.36%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
4 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Field Migration Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 1 (9.09%) CCTV
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Data Security
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) ITSM
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
2 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Citrix
1 2 (18.18%) Intel Security
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Kaseya
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy