The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 25 April 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
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 25 30
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 2 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.08% 3.39% 2.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 24.24% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £130 £263 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.47% +75.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £253 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £273 £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £173 £212 £215
% change year-on-year -18.63% -1.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.20 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -5.33% +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 Brighton with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 16 33 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 8.65% 13.98% 20.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 28
Median daily rate £328 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.12% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.20% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton 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 Brighton

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Brighton

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) VMware