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 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 87 66 43
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -23
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 21 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.80% 1.51% 4.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.23% 5.63% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 8
Median daily rate £275 £190 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.86% -15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £147 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £190 £264
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £213
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 8
Median hourly rate £10.30 £15.86 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.05% +19.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.51 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.90 £19.81 £16.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Windows 7
North East

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
496 231 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 42.50% 26.80% 31.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 127 98
Median daily rate £320 £425 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +37.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £243 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £578 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 24 17
Median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +159.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.95 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £43.00 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 24 September 2016.

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 24 September 2016.

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 24 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -16 21 £275 +44.86% 1
Windows 7
North East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (86.84%) Active Directory
3 50 (65.79%) Microsoft
3 50 (65.79%) DNS
4 49 (64.47%) Windows Server
5 47 (61.84%) DHCP
6 46 (60.53%) Citrix
7 45 (59.21%) XenApp
8 40 (52.63%) SCCM
8 40 (52.63%) Security Cleared
9 37 (48.68%) VMware
10 36 (47.37%) Software Delivery
11 35 (46.05%) AppSense
12 34 (44.74%) Windows Server 2008
13 33 (43.42%) Microsoft App-V
14 31 (40.79%) SC Cleared
15 30 (39.47%) Windows Server 2003
16 29 (38.16%) SQL
17 28 (36.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 28 (36.84%) BPSS Clearance
18 24 (31.58%) Disclosure Scotland
19 22 (28.95%) T-SQL
20 20 (26.32%) MSI
20 20 (26.32%) PowerShell
21 19 (25.00%) XenServer
21 19 (25.00%) XenDesktop
22 18 (23.68%) VBScript
22 18 (23.68%) VB
23 17 (22.37%) Software Distribution
24 16 (21.05%) 3G

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 6 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.58%) IIS
3 3 (3.95%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.63%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Office
2 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (65.79%) DNS
2 47 (61.84%) DHCP
3 16 (21.05%) 3G
3 16 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (9.21%) SMS
5 5 (6.58%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.95%) NAS
8 2 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.63%) Firewall
9 1 (1.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.32%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 20 (26.32%) MSI
2 5 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.58%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.63%) NMock
3 2 (2.63%) StarTeam
3 2 (2.63%) WiX
General
1 2 (2.63%) Finance
1 2 (2.63%) Military
2 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.32%) Marketing
2 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support
1 20 (26.32%) Desktop Support
2 12 (15.79%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 11 (14.47%) Support Engineer
4 7 (9.21%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (6.58%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
7 4 (5.26%) Administrator
7 4 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Deployment Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Development Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Development Support Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) Web Services
2 3 (3.95%) .NET
2 3 (3.95%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Fat Client
1 16 (21.05%) Thin Client
2 12 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.58%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.26%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.32%) Fintech
5 1 (1.32%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.32%) Informatics
5 1 (1.32%) iPad
5 1 (1.32%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (64.47%) Windows Server
3 34 (44.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (39.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (18.42%) Windows XP
6 11 (14.47%) Windows 8
7 9 (11.84%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.32%) AIX
8 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (47.37%) Software Delivery
2 17 (22.37%) Software Distribution
3 11 (14.47%) Incident Management
4 9 (11.84%) Escalation Management
4 9 (11.84%) ITIL
4 9 (11.84%) Problem Management
5 3 (3.95%) Asset Management
5 3 (3.95%) Service Management
6 2 (2.63%) Boundary Protection
6 2 (2.63%) Capacity Management
6 2 (2.63%) Data Modelling
6 2 (2.63%) ETL
6 2 (2.63%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (2.63%) Unit Testing
6 2 (2.63%) Validation
7 1 (1.32%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.32%) Project Management
7 1 (1.32%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (1.32%) Smoke Testing
7 1 (1.32%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 29 (38.16%) SQL
2 22 (28.95%) T-SQL
3 20 (26.32%) PowerShell
4 18 (23.68%) VB
4 18 (23.68%) VBScript
5 5 (6.58%) C#
6 2 (2.63%) Java
7 1 (1.32%) C
7 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 31 (40.79%) SC Cleared
3 28 (36.84%) BPSS Clearance
4 12 (15.79%) Degree
5 3 (3.95%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.63%) MCSA
6 2 (2.63%) MCSE
7 1 (1.32%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.32%) MCDST
7 1 (1.32%) MCITP
7 1 (1.32%) MCP
7 1 (1.32%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (31.58%) Disclosure Scotland
2 15 (19.74%) SLA
3 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 66 (86.84%) Active Directory
2 45 (59.21%) XenApp
3 33 (43.42%) Microsoft App-V
4 19 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 19 (25.00%) XenServer
5 15 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (7.89%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (6.58%) Hyper-V
8 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (3.95%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 40 (52.63%) SCCM
2 28 (36.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (5.26%) WSUS
4 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.32%) Netcool
Vendors
1 50 (65.79%) Microsoft
2 46 (60.53%) Citrix
3 37 (48.68%) VMware
4 35 (46.05%) AppSense
5 14 (18.42%) ThinPrint
6 5 (6.58%) HP
7 4 (5.26%) Intel Security
7 4 (5.26%) Veritas
8 3 (3.95%) Dell
9 2 (2.63%) ArcSight
9 2 (2.63%) Cisco
9 2 (2.63%) Lumension
9 2 (2.63%) Remedy
10 1 (1.32%) SAP
10 1 (1.32%) Symantec
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