The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 18 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 15 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 7.28% 5.76% 8.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.74% 18.64% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 19
Median daily rate £155 £175 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £146 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £228 £302
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £214
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £25.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
Windows 7
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
76 59 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 36.89% 30.89% 27.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 46 50
Median daily rate £325 £200 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £140 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 8
Median hourly rate £13.50 £115.00 £20.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.26% +464.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £23.40 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £137.50 £25.98
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 Norfolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norfolk 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 Norfolk

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

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 Norfolk region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Norwich -4 2 - -
Thetford +1 1 - -
King's Lynn -2 1 £170 -2.85%
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 27 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) VMware
3 10 (34.48%) ITIL
3 10 (34.48%) VLAN
4 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
5 8 (27.59%) SQL
5 8 (27.59%) SCCM
6 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (24.14%) IIS
6 7 (24.14%) CRM
6 7 (24.14%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
7 6 (20.69%) VMware ESX
7 6 (20.69%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) DNS
7 6 (20.69%) HP
7 6 (20.69%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (17.24%) Dell
8 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
8 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
8 5 (17.24%) Client/Server
8 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
8 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (17.24%) Veeam
8 5 (17.24%) Performance Management
8 5 (17.24%) iSCSI
8 5 (17.24%) vSphere
8 5 (17.24%) Office 365
8 5 (17.24%) OneDrive

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
2 7 (24.14%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (24.14%) IIS
3 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
4 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
6 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Office 365
1 5 (17.24%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) VLAN
2 6 (20.69%) DNS
3 5 (17.24%) iSCSI
4 4 (13.79%) SAN
4 4 (13.79%) VPN
5 2 (6.90%) Skype
6 1 (3.45%) NAS
6 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MS Access
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Support Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Desktop Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Operations Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (24.14%) Desktop Support
3 7 (24.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 5 (17.24%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 4 (13.79%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Rollout Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Classic ASP
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Client/Server
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.79%) CentOS
4 4 (13.79%) Linux
4 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (13.79%) Ubuntu
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.45%) Android
6 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) CRM
3 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Management
5 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.90%) ITSM
7 1 (3.45%) Change Control
7 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) MCP
1 4 (13.79%) MCSE
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.69%) Virtual Desktop
2 6 (20.69%) VMware ESX
3 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
3 5 (17.24%) vSphere
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) WSUS
3 1 (3.45%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) VMware
2 6 (20.69%) HP
3 5 (17.24%) Dell
3 5 (17.24%) Veeam
4 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.90%) Adobe
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
7 1 (3.45%) Apple
7 1 (3.45%) Avaya
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco
7 1 (3.45%) LANDesk
7 1 (3.45%) Sage
7 1 (3.45%) Toshiba