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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 6 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 14 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 14.29% 11.11% 13.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.16% 33.33% 37.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 6
Median daily rate £174 - £140
90% offered a daily rate of more than £97 - £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £303 - £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £195 £200
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 9
Median hourly rate £10.00 £23.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.52% +58.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £14.72
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +3.60%
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
31 36 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 31.63% 33.33% 35.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 14
Median daily rate £174 £393 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.66% +141.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £99 £254 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 20
Median hourly rate £10.00 £23.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.52% +91.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 July 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 13 (61.90%) ITIL
4 11 (52.38%) Windows XP
5 9 (42.86%) MS Office
6 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (38.10%) MCSE
6 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
7 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
7 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 6 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 5 (23.81%) Blackberry
8 5 (23.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (19.05%) DNS
9 4 (19.05%) Application Packaging
10 3 (14.29%) Altiris
10 3 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (14.29%) Apple
10 3 (14.29%) Symantec
10 3 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (9.52%) VoIP
11 2 (9.52%) Project Management
11 2 (9.52%) Service Management
11 2 (9.52%) ITSM
11 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
11 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
11 2 (9.52%) Windows 10

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 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Office
2 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) VoIP
General
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Desktop Support
2 6 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Desktop Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Rollout Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Rollout Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) SCCM Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Windows XP
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Application Packaging
3 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
3 2 (9.52%) ITSM
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Service Management
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) MCSE
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Altiris
2 3 (14.29%) Apple
2 3 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (4.76%) Dell
3 1 (4.76%) Virgin Media