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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 41 40 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -30
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 4 3 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.45% 1.22% 9.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.00% 4.55% 37.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £243 £115 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+111.30% -34.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £115 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £115 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £185
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Median hourly rate - £15.13 £13.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Windows 7
East Midlands

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 66 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.18% 26.83% 24.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 23
Median daily rate £310 £285 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.77% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £114 £75
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £350 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 21
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -32.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram 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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Kegworth - 1 £86 -
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Kaseya
6 1 (11.11%) XenApp
6 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
6 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
6 1 (11.11%) vSphere
6 1 (11.11%) High Availability
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 1 (11.11%) Office 365
6 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
6 1 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) ITSM
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (11.11%) Clustering
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering

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 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Field Migration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) CCTV
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) CMDB
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
1 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (11.11%) High Availability
1 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) ITSM
1 1 (11.11%) Migration
1 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
1 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
1 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
1 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
1 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
1 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Kaseya
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy
2 1 (11.11%) VMware