Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Windows 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 7 over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows 7
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 58 21
Rank change year-on-year +13 -37 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 5 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.34% 1.93% 4.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.35% 4.24% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 8
Belfast median daily rate £128 £225 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.33% -43.75% +276.47%
10th Percentile £104 £76 £116
90th Percentile £145 £239 £450
County Antrim median daily rate £128 £225 £400
% change year-on-year -43.33% -43.75% +276.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Belfast median hourly rate - - £13.00
County Antrim median hourly rate - - £13.00

Windows 7 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 68 236 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 18.23% 45.56% 19.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 197 18
Belfast median daily rate £380 £420 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.44% +34.40% +42.05%
10th Percentile £241 £350 £103
90th Percentile £525 £563 £446
County Antrim median daily rate £380 £420 £325
% change year-on-year -9.44% +29.23% +47.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 2
Belfast median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -12.73% -8.33%
10th Percentile £13.25 £10.80 £13.15
90th Percentile £13.75 £14.28 £14.35
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year +12.50% -12.73% +10.00%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Belfast

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Belfast

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 5 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) Reuters
2 3 (60.00%) Bloomberg
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) ION MarketView
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Front Office
4 1 (20.00%) Sun
4 1 (20.00%) SAN

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
2 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Reuters
2 1 (20.00%) Sun