The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 60 59 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 27 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.36% 1.16% 1.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.63% 5.30% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 1
Median daily rate £213 £125 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -60.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £195 £170
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.13 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+147.93% -5.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.03 £11.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.90 £15.23 £31.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.13 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-10.74% +8.03%

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

Operating Systems Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
313 151 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 38.93% 21.92% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 83 75
Median daily rate £335 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £533 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 9 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.85 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +42.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £15.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.50 £35.00
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 Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 21 £220 +76.00% 1
Sunderland -1 4 £125 -
Gateshead - 2 £213 - 2
Windows 7
North East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 20 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (82.35%) Active Directory
3 47 (69.12%) Microsoft
4 36 (52.94%) Windows Server
5 33 (48.53%) Security Cleared
5 33 (48.53%) DNS
6 26 (38.24%) DHCP
6 26 (38.24%) SC Cleared
7 24 (35.29%) SCCM
7 24 (35.29%) ITIL
7 24 (35.29%) MS Excel
8 22 (32.35%) SQL
9 21 (30.88%) VMware
10 18 (26.47%) Windows XP
10 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (23.53%) Citrix
11 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (22.06%) PowerShell
12 15 (22.06%) XenApp
13 14 (20.59%) TCP/IP
14 13 (19.12%) SharePoint
15 12 (17.65%) Migration
16 11 (16.18%) HP SiteScope
16 11 (16.18%) Virtual Environments
17 10 (14.71%) Windows 10
17 10 (14.71%) Microsoft App-V
17 10 (14.71%) AppSense
17 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
18 9 (13.24%) SLA

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 13 (19.12%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.82%) IIS
3 5 (7.35%) Tuxedo
3 5 (7.35%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.88%) JBoss
4 4 (5.88%) WildFly
5 3 (4.41%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (4.41%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.35%) MS Office
3 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Office 365
2 3 (4.41%) IaaS
2 3 (4.41%) PaaS
2 3 (4.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (48.53%) DNS
2 26 (38.24%) DHCP
3 14 (20.59%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.41%) 3G
4 3 (4.41%) NAS
4 3 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) DB2
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.47%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (7.35%) MSI
4 4 (5.88%) CA Gen
5 3 (4.41%) NMock
5 3 (4.41%) WiX
6 1 (1.47%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (47.06%) Support Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) Migration Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Desktop Support
4 8 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Customer Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Development Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Development Support Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Administrator
7 4 (5.88%) Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Customer Support Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Database Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) SCCM Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.41%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (4.41%) DBA
8 3 (4.41%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) Web Services
2 5 (7.35%) .NET
2 5 (7.35%) .NET Framework
2 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET
2 5 (7.35%) Middleware
3 3 (4.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Fat Client
1 5 (7.35%) Thin Client
2 4 (5.88%) Clustering
3 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (26.47%) Windows XP
4 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (14.71%) Windows 10
6 9 (13.24%) Windows 8
7 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (7.35%) AIX
8 5 (7.35%) MVS
9 4 (5.88%) HPUX
9 4 (5.88%) Linux
9 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (5.88%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) ITIL
2 12 (17.65%) Migration
3 11 (16.18%) Virtual Environments
4 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.82%) Software Delivery
5 5 (7.35%) DevOps
5 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.35%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.88%) Change Management
6 4 (5.88%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 3 (4.41%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.41%) Data Modelling
7 3 (4.41%) ETL
7 3 (4.41%) High Availability
7 3 (4.41%) Open Source
7 3 (4.41%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.41%) Unit Testing
7 3 (4.41%) Validation
8 2 (2.94%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.35%) SQL
2 15 (22.06%) PowerShell
3 8 (11.76%) Java
4 7 (10.29%) C#
4 7 (10.29%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.35%) C
6 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.94%) VB
6 2 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (48.53%) Security Cleared
2 26 (38.24%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.29%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (5.88%) DBS Check
4 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.41%) MCSA
5 3 (4.41%) MCSE
6 2 (2.94%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.94%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) CCNA
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.47%) Degree
7 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.47%) MCDST
7 1 (1.47%) MCITP
7 1 (1.47%) MCP
7 1 (1.47%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) SLA
2 6 (8.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 56 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (22.06%) XenApp
4 10 (14.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (11.76%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
7 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (4.41%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (2.94%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (35.29%) SCCM
2 11 (16.18%) HP SiteScope
3 6 (8.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (5.88%) Backup Exec
5 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (4.41%) WSUS
6 1 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.47%) Netcool
Vendors
1 47 (69.12%) Microsoft
2 21 (30.88%) VMware
3 16 (23.53%) Citrix
4 10 (14.71%) AppSense
5 6 (8.82%) ThinPrint
6 5 (7.35%) HP
6 5 (7.35%) Oracle
6 5 (7.35%) TIBCO
7 4 (5.88%) CA
7 4 (5.88%) Dell
7 4 (5.88%) Veritas
8 3 (4.41%) Cisco
9 1 (1.47%) Intel Security
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