The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 91 75 43
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -32
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 22 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.67% 1.43% 3.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.06% 5.90% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 9
Median daily rate £275 £190 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.86% -15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £148 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £195 £274
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £213
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 12
Median hourly rate £10.30 £14.43 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.62% +4.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.75 £11.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.90 £18.68 £28.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Windows 7
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 North East region.

Operating Systems Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
542 271 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 41.06% 24.26% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 146 112
Median daily rate £320 £375 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +33.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 30 28
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
Tyne and Wear -21 21 £275 +44.86% 2
Durham +7 1 - -
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 North East region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (85.19%) Active Directory
3 53 (65.43%) Microsoft
3 53 (65.43%) Windows Server
4 52 (64.20%) DNS
5 49 (60.49%) DHCP
6 47 (58.02%) Citrix
7 46 (56.79%) XenApp
8 42 (51.85%) SCCM
9 41 (50.62%) Security Cleared
10 38 (46.91%) VMware
10 38 (46.91%) Windows Server 2008
11 37 (45.68%) Software Delivery
12 36 (44.44%) AppSense
13 34 (41.98%) Microsoft App-V
14 32 (39.51%) Windows Server 2003
15 31 (38.27%) SC Cleared
16 29 (35.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 29 (35.80%) SQL
17 28 (34.57%) BPSS Clearance
18 24 (29.63%) Disclosure Scotland
19 22 (27.16%) T-SQL
20 20 (24.69%) MSI
20 20 (24.69%) PowerShell
21 19 (23.46%) XenServer
21 19 (23.46%) XenDesktop
22 18 (22.22%) VBScript
22 18 (22.22%) VB
23 17 (20.99%) Thin Client
23 17 (20.99%) 3G

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.17%) IIS
3 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.47%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (13.58%) MS Office
2 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (64.20%) DNS
2 49 (60.49%) DHCP
3 17 (20.99%) 3G
3 17 (20.99%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (8.64%) SMS
5 5 (6.17%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.70%) NAS
8 2 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.47%) Firewall
9 1 (1.23%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.23%) Skype
9 1 (1.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.23%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 20 (24.69%) MSI
2 5 (6.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.17%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.47%) NMock
3 2 (2.47%) StarTeam
3 2 (2.47%) WiX
General
1 2 (2.47%) Finance
1 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
1 2 (2.47%) Military
2 1 (1.23%) Marketing
2 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (27.16%) 2nd Line Support
1 22 (27.16%) Desktop Support
2 13 (16.05%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 12 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
7 5 (6.17%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Administrator
9 3 (3.70%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Deployment Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Desktop Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Development Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Development Support Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.17%) Web Services
2 3 (3.70%) .NET
2 3 (3.70%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.99%) Fat Client
1 17 (20.99%) Thin Client
2 12 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.17%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.94%) Clustering
5 2 (2.47%) iPad
5 2 (2.47%) Life Science
6 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.23%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.23%) Fintech
6 1 (1.23%) Health Informatics
6 1 (1.23%) Informatics
6 1 (1.23%) Statistics
6 1 (1.23%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (65.43%) Windows Server
3 38 (46.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (39.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (18.52%) Windows XP
6 12 (14.81%) Windows 8
7 9 (11.11%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.47%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.23%) AIX
9 1 (1.23%) Android
9 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.68%) Software Delivery
2 17 (20.99%) Software Distribution
3 11 (13.58%) Incident Management
4 9 (11.11%) Escalation Management
4 9 (11.11%) ITIL
4 9 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 3 (3.70%) Asset Management
5 3 (3.70%) Service Management
6 2 (2.47%) Boundary Protection
6 2 (2.47%) Capacity Management
6 2 (2.47%) Data Modelling
6 2 (2.47%) ETL
6 2 (2.47%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (2.47%) Unit Testing
6 2 (2.47%) Validation
7 1 (1.23%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.23%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (1.23%) Smoke Testing
7 1 (1.23%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.80%) SQL
2 22 (27.16%) T-SQL
3 20 (24.69%) PowerShell
4 18 (22.22%) VB
4 18 (22.22%) VBScript
5 5 (6.17%) C#
6 2 (2.47%) Java
7 1 (1.23%) C
7 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (50.62%) Security Cleared
2 31 (38.27%) SC Cleared
3 28 (34.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 12 (14.81%) Degree
5 3 (3.70%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.47%) MCSA
6 2 (2.47%) MCSE
7 1 (1.23%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.23%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.23%) MCDST
7 1 (1.23%) MCITP
7 1 (1.23%) MCP
7 1 (1.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (29.63%) Disclosure Scotland
2 16 (19.75%) SLA
3 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 69 (85.19%) Active Directory
2 46 (56.79%) XenApp
3 34 (41.98%) Microsoft App-V
4 19 (23.46%) XenDesktop
4 19 (23.46%) XenServer
5 15 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (7.41%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (6.17%) Hyper-V
8 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 42 (51.85%) SCCM
2 29 (35.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (4.94%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (4.94%) WSUS
4 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.23%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.23%) Netcool
Vendors
1 53 (65.43%) Microsoft
2 47 (58.02%) Citrix
3 38 (46.91%) VMware
4 36 (44.44%) AppSense
5 15 (18.52%) ThinPrint
6 5 (6.17%) HP
7 4 (4.94%) Intel Security
7 4 (4.94%) Veritas
8 3 (3.70%) Dell
9 2 (2.47%) ArcSight
9 2 (2.47%) Cisco
9 2 (2.47%) Lumension
9 2 (2.47%) Remedy
10 1 (1.23%) SAP
10 1 (1.23%) Symantec
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