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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 17 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.56% 0.67% 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 2.63% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £80 £100 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -46.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £188
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
24 38 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 20.51% 25.50% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 33
Median daily rate £175 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £80 £115 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £439 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 14 Related IT Skills in Luton

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

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Server Monitoring

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Hardware Technician
1 2 (50.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya