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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 20 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 19 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 5.37% 3.60% 5.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.14% 21.05% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
Median daily rate £120 - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £187
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 10
Median hourly rate £18.00 £10.10 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.21% -3.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
Windows 7
Northamptonshire

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
70 38 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 19.77% 17.12% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 22 28
Median daily rate £320 £373 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.19% -6.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £256 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £463 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 11
Median hourly rate £18.00 £10.20 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -2.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Northampton

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in Northampton

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) MS Office
3 21 (67.74%) Windows XP
4 17 (54.84%) ITIL
5 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
6 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
6 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
6 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (48.39%) Windows Server
7 12 (38.71%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (29.03%) SCCM
9 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
10 7 (22.58%) SAN
10 7 (22.58%) Webroot
10 7 (22.58%) NAS
10 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (19.35%) Windows 10
12 5 (16.13%) ISO 9001
12 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
13 4 (12.90%) Intel Security
13 4 (12.90%) OneDrive
13 4 (12.90%) BitLocker
13 4 (12.90%) Application Packaging
14 3 (9.68%) DBS Check
15 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
15 2 (6.45%) Migration
15 2 (6.45%) VMware
15 2 (6.45%) LAN
15 2 (6.45%) WAN

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 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (77.42%) MS Office
2 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) OneDrive
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) NAS
1 7 (22.58%) SAN
2 2 (6.45%) LAN
2 2 (6.45%) WAN
3 1 (3.23%) 3G
3 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Analyst
1 13 (41.94%) Service Analyst
1 13 (41.94%) Service Desk Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Service Desk Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Support Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Windows Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (12.90%) Customer Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) IT Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) IT Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) IT Support
5 4 (12.90%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Field Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (67.74%) Windows XP
3 15 (48.39%) Windows Server
3 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (19.35%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Application Packaging
3 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (6.45%) Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Service Management
4 1 (3.23%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (9.68%) DBS Check
3 2 (6.45%) A+ Certification
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) BitLocker
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Webroot
3 4 (12.90%) Intel Security
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Kaseya