The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 32 29 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 23 10 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.27% 3.05% 6.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.71% 16.67% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 8
Median daily rate £120 £235 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.93% +113.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £215 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £255 £144
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £188
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 13
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 £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
Windows 7
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
97 60 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 18.00% 18.29% 23.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 38 45
Median daily rate £320 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £210 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £450 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 14
Median hourly rate £18.00 £10.35 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -1.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Northampton +2 19 £120 - 1
Wellingborough - 2 £155 -
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (66.67%) MS Office
3 23 (54.76%) Active Directory
4 21 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 19 (45.24%) ITIL
5 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
6 17 (40.48%) MS Excel
6 17 (40.48%) Windows Server
7 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (26.19%) SCCM
10 11 (26.19%) Windows 10
11 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
12 7 (16.67%) SAN
12 7 (16.67%) NAS
12 7 (16.67%) Webroot
12 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (14.29%) Application Packaging
13 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
14 5 (11.90%) ISO 9001
14 5 (11.90%) Intel Security
14 5 (11.90%) OneDrive
14 5 (11.90%) BitLocker
14 5 (11.90%) Windows 8
15 4 (9.52%) SLA
16 3 (7.14%) VMware
16 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
16 3 (7.14%) DBS Check
16 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (66.67%) MS Office
2 17 (40.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) NAS
1 7 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (4.76%) LAN
2 2 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) 3G
3 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 14 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (26.19%) Support Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Windows Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) Service Desk Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (11.90%) IT Support
8 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) Customer Analyst
8 4 (9.52%) IT Analyst
8 4 (9.52%) IT Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
10 2 (4.76%) Field Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
10 2 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 17 (40.48%) Windows Server
4 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (26.19%) Windows 10
7 5 (11.90%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Application Packaging
3 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.38%) Service Management
5 1 (2.38%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (7.14%) DBS Check
3 2 (4.76%) A+ Certification
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) ISO 9001
2 4 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (54.76%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) BitLocker
3 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (26.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Webroot
3 5 (11.90%) Intel Security
4 3 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix
5 1 (2.38%) Kaseya