The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 29 28 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 4 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.73% 1.32% 8.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.05% 8.70% 30.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £264 £161 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.33% -5.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £161 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £161 £186
UK excluding London median daily rate £195 £200 £210
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.40 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +30.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £14.40 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £14.40 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Windows 7
West 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 Staffordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 23 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 9.09% 15.23% 28.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 22
Median daily rate £408 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £191 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.40 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.24 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Stafford - 2 £120 -
Burton-upon-Trent -1 1 - -
Windows 7
West Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) MS Office
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) SCCM
4 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
4 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
4 2 (18.18%) Office 365
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Skype
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (9.09%) Kaseya
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
5 1 (9.09%) Kaspersky
5 1 (9.09%) Local Government
5 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) NHS
5 1 (9.09%) Intranet
5 1 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (9.09%) Skype
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Build Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (9.09%) ICT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) ICT Support
3 1 (9.09%) ICT Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365 Manager
3 1 (9.09%) PC Build Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior ICT Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Technician
3 1 (9.09%) WAN Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
3 1 (9.09%) BT
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
3 1 (9.09%) Kaseya
3 1 (9.09%) Kaspersky
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec