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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 19 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 1 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.14% 16.84% 14.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.25% 50.00% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 13
Median daily rate - £174 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +58.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £190 £175
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £10.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-11.47% +8.92%

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 32 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 18.18% 33.68% 33.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 28
Median daily rate £268 £236 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.22% +45.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £130 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 15
Median hourly rate £26.88 £10.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+155.95% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £18.75 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server

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:

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware