Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 35 20
Rank change year-on-year -42 -15 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 4 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 0.74% 2.16% 3.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.20% 8.57% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Belfast median daily rate £99 £175 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.57% -58.82% -
10th Percentile £82 £111 £413
90th Percentile £111 £213 £438
County Antrim median daily rate £99 £175 £425
% change year-on-year -43.57% -58.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Belfast median hourly rate - £10.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -34.43% -5.63%
County Antrim median hourly rate - £10.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year - -34.43% -5.63%

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 182 70 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 33.64% 25.18% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 44 24
Belfast median daily rate £416 £405 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.72% +29.60% +4.17%
10th Percentile £303 £138 £163
90th Percentile £563 £563 £438
County Antrim median daily rate £416 £405 £313
% change year-on-year +2.72% +29.60% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Belfast median hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.54% -14.75% -5.63%
10th Percentile £8.45 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £14.73 £15.45 £17.49
County Antrim median hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -11.54% -14.75% -5.63%

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 11 December 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Reuters
2 3 (75.00%) Bloomberg
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) ION MarketView
2 3 (75.00%) iPad
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics

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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Reuters
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft