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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 18 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 7 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 4.49% 1.95% 5.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.17% 14.29% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 9
Median daily rate £128 £288 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.65% +43.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £210 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £448 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £200 £200
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.02 £14.42 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-2.80% -3.85%
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 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 15.38% 13.64% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 18
Median daily rate £165 £263 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £175 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £50.78 £40.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.95% +3.22%
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 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 25 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 Luton region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) Windows 8
4 7 (50.00%) SLA
5 6 (42.86%) SCCM
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 3 (21.43%) MS Office
7 3 (21.43%) iPhone
7 3 (21.43%) French Language
8 2 (14.29%) Statistics
8 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
8 2 (14.29%) Android
8 2 (14.29%) Office 365
8 2 (14.29%) Migration
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
8 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (14.29%) Citrix
8 2 (14.29%) Avaya
8 2 (14.29%) Apple
9 1 (7.14%) NHS
9 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
9 1 (7.14%) MS Project
9 1 (7.14%) LAN
9 1 (7.14%) WAN
9 1 (7.14%) DHCP
9 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
9 1 (7.14%) DNS
9 1 (7.14%) SharePoint

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 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) Skype
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 3 (21.43%) French Language
2 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support
2 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Support
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Project Support Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) iPhone
2 2 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) iPad
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows 8
3 2 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) E-business
2 1 (7.14%) Email Migration
2 1 (7.14%) High Availability
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
2 1 (7.14%) ITSM
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
2 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Apple
2 2 (14.29%) Avaya
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix