The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 32 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 4 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 1.45% 1.49% 5.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 11.54% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Median daily rate £225 £200 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £200 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £200 £198
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £200 £200
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £12.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 - £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%

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

Operating Systems Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
68 26 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 24.64% 12.94% 20.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 20 23
Median daily rate £325 £350 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 9
Median hourly rate £11.17 - £12.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 - £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northampton 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 Northampton

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Windows XP
3 16 (69.57%) MS Office
4 12 (52.17%) ITIL
5 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
5 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (47.83%) Windows Server
6 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
7 8 (34.78%) SCCM
8 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
8 7 (30.43%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (26.09%) SAN
9 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
9 6 (26.09%) Webroot
9 6 (26.09%) NAS
10 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
10 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
11 4 (17.39%) ISO 9001
11 4 (17.39%) Intel Security
11 4 (17.39%) OneDrive
11 4 (17.39%) BitLocker
11 4 (17.39%) Application Packaging
12 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (13.04%) DBS Check
13 2 (8.70%) Migration
14 1 (4.35%) MCITP
14 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (4.35%) Internet
14 1 (4.35%) 3G

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (69.57%) MS Office
2 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) OneDrive
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) NAS
1 6 (26.09%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) 3G
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) Skype
2 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
1 9 (39.13%) Service Analyst
1 9 (39.13%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Support Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Service Desk Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Support Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) IT Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) IT Support
5 4 (17.39%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Customer Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) IT Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Mac Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) SCCM Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Deployment Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Windows XP
3 11 (47.83%) Windows Server
3 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Application Packaging
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (13.04%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.35%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCITP
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Webroot
3 4 (17.39%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.35%) Symantec
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