The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 24 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 11 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 9 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 9.18% 11.76% 12.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.25% 34.78% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 9
Median daily rate £150 £225 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £225 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £225 £246
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £200 £203
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 6
Median hourly rate £10.00 £14.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.17 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.21% -5.51%
Windows 7
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 46 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 16.33% 33.82% 38.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 20
Median daily rate £150 £225 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £225 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £341 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 18
Median hourly rate £10.00 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.25%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (86.96%) Active Directory
3 15 (65.22%) ITIL
4 14 (60.87%) Windows XP
5 12 (52.17%) MCSE
5 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (47.83%) MS Office
7 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
7 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
8 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
9 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
9 8 (34.78%) Blackberry
9 8 (34.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (34.78%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
11 5 (21.74%) Application Packaging
11 5 (21.74%) DNS
11 5 (21.74%) Apple
12 4 (17.39%) VoIP
12 4 (17.39%) Service Management
12 4 (17.39%) Retail
12 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
12 4 (17.39%) ITSM
12 4 (17.39%) ITIL V3
12 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
13 3 (13.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 3 (13.04%) Altiris
13 3 (13.04%) LAN
13 3 (13.04%) Symantec

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 8 (34.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) MS Office
2 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) DNS
2 4 (17.39%) VoIP
3 3 (13.04%) LAN
4 2 (8.70%) WAN
5 1 (4.35%) Firewall
5 1 (4.35%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (17.39%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Desktop Support
2 8 (34.78%) 1st Line Support
2 8 (34.78%) Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Support Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) Desktop Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Wintel Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Blackberry
2 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) HP Storage
3 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Application Packaging
3 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
3 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL V3
3 4 (17.39%) ITSM
3 4 (17.39%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Change Control
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Network Management
4 1 (4.35%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) MCSE
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
3 8 (34.78%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (86.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (13.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (8.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Apple
3 3 (13.04%) Altiris
3 3 (13.04%) Symantec
4 1 (4.35%) arcserve
4 1 (4.35%) Avaya
4 1 (4.35%) CA
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Dell
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) LANDesk