The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 31 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 1 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.48% 3.27% 0.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.56% 14.00% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £350 £213 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.70% -3.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £195 £200
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £14.72
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +3.60%
Windows 7
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
39 50 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.57% 23.36% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 23 28
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £14.50 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.86% -66.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) BEA
3 1 (33.33%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) zOS
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Vitria
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) iPlanet
3 1 (33.33%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessWare
3 1 (33.33%) SAP R/3
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) AS400
3 1 (33.33%) Xcode
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) ClearTrust

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) iPlanet
1 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessWare
1 1 (33.33%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Xcode
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Analyst Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Information Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (33.33%) Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Software Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ATL
1 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
1 1 (33.33%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) DoDAF
1 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
1 1 (33.33%) Information Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) MODAF
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) SABSA
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
1 1 (33.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 1 (33.33%) CCSP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) BEA
1 1 (33.33%) CA
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Vitria