The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 12 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 2.00% 14.29% 4.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 42.86% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £270 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +54.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £220 £225 £205
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +9.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.85 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Windows 7
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 18.00% 33.33% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Median daily rate £260 £325 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +160.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.85 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stevenage 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 Stevenage

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

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

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
4 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 4 (36.36%) MS Office
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) Avionics
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (18.18%) ANSI C
6 2 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
6 2 (18.18%) Cygwin
6 2 (18.18%) C
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) UML
6 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (18.18%) ClearCase
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
6 2 (18.18%) ClearQuest
6 2 (18.18%) Automotive
6 2 (18.18%) Validation
6 2 (18.18%) Bugzilla

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) SpaceWire
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Bugzilla
1 2 (18.18%) ClearCase
1 2 (18.18%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (18.18%) Automotive
1 2 (18.18%) Avionics
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Support Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Desktop Support
2 6 (54.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (36.36%) Service Desk Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Service Desk Support
4 3 (27.27%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (27.27%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) IT Support
6 1 (9.09%) Software Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
1 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
1 2 (18.18%) UML
1 2 (18.18%) Validation
2 1 (9.09%) CMMI
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) ANSI C
2 2 (18.18%) C
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ECSS
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy
3 1 (9.09%) Sun