The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
South Wales / Bridgend
Rank 8 5 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 19.23% 10.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £70 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £210 £200
% change year-on-year -14.18% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -6.66% +11.11%  

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

Contract Operating System Skills
Bridgend
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 10 1 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 38.46% 10.00% 47.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 8
Median daily rate £275 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £335
% change year-on-year +6.89% +8.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.15 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -8.18% +6.45%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bridgend citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Bridgend

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bridgend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Bridgend

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bridgend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Bridgend

Windows 7
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Bridgend region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Samsung
2 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend 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 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Samsung