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 28 June 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
South Wales / Bridgend
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 6 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bridgend - 14.29% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £150 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £158 £188 £190
% change year-on-year -16.00% -1.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.65 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -10.47% +1.66%  

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 3 8 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 33.33% 57.14% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 5
Median daily rate £450 £563 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +45.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £350 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £594 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.82% +3.03%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Bridgend.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 28 June 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%) Microsoft Office

Windows 7
Co-occurring 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%) Microsoft 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