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 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
Rank 13 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 5 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 7.81% 16.13% 17.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.78% 58.82% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £120 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £200 £170
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £12.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £14.42
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +4.00%

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
18 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 28.13% 27.42% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 5
Median daily rate £258 £120 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.58% -76.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -18.24%
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 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 19 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 17 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Remedy
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI

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 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Support Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) IT Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) IT Support
2 4 (57.14%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy