The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 26 14 34
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 1 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 0.57% 6.67% 2.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.00% 28.57% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £110 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £220
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.93 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.49% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.13 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-4.13% +0.83%
Windows 7
Bedfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
20 35 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 11.49% 23.33% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 33
Median daily rate £400 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £103 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 Luton

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Luton region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 8
3 5 (62.50%) SLA
3 5 (62.50%) SCCM
4 3 (37.50%) French Language
5 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Avaya
6 1 (12.50%) Apple
6 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
6 1 (12.50%) LAN
6 1 (12.50%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) DHCP
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) Android
6 1 (12.50%) iPhone
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) XenApp
6 1 (12.50%) XenServer
6 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (12.50%) iPad

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Skype
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) French Language
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
1 1 (12.50%) iPhone
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) High Availability
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
1 1 (12.50%) ITSM
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Service Management
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
2 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Avaya
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix