Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 January 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 39 39
Rank change year-on-year -20 0 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 36 39 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.75% 3.65% 4.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.64% 14.50% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 17
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £260 £158 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.08% -4.55% +20.00%
10th Percentile £144 £69 £104
90th Percentile £500 £600 £236
East of England median daily rate £230 £235 £155
% change year-on-year -2.13% +51.61% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 24
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +34.78% -17.86%
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.68
% change year-on-year - +5.23% -4.97%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 264 269 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.18% 25.19% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 100 77
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £339 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.32% +23.18% -9.84%
10th Percentile £154 £132 £128
90th Percentile £510 £439 £453
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 40 65
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £38.75 £32.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.32% +125.86% -47.27%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.96 £8.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £43.75 £48.40
East of England median hourly rate £19.64 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +19.02% -5.71% +6.06%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Cambridgeshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Cambridgeshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Cambridgeshire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Cambridgeshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough -7 14 £260 +160.00% 2
Cambridge -9 11 £188 -7.41%
Huntingdon -2 5 £570 +590.91% 1
Windows 7
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Office
4 13 (36.11%) MS Exchange
4 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
5 11 (30.56%) Windows 10
6 10 (27.78%) Office 365
6 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (27.78%) Windows 8
7 9 (25.00%) LAN
7 9 (25.00%) SLA
7 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (22.22%) Cisco
8 8 (22.22%) WAN
8 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
10 6 (16.67%) ITIL
10 6 (16.67%) HP
10 6 (16.67%) SAN
10 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
10 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (13.89%) Firewall
11 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
11 5 (13.89%) iPhone
12 4 (11.11%) Network Optimisation
12 4 (11.11%) Change Control
12 4 (11.11%) DHCP

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 13 (36.11%) MS Exchange
2 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
5 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.78%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.78%) IaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) LAN
2 8 (22.22%) WAN
3 6 (16.67%) SAN
4 5 (13.89%) Firewall
5 4 (11.11%) DHCP
5 4 (11.11%) DNS
5 4 (11.11%) Wireless
6 2 (5.56%) Internet
7 1 (2.78%) Intranet
7 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.78%) VPN
7 1 (2.78%) WebEx
7 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) GIS
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) InstallShield
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Desktop Support
4 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Support
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) iPhone
2 4 (11.11%) HP Storage
2 4 (11.11%) iPad
2 4 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.78%) Biotechnology
5 1 (2.78%) BYOD
5 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
3 11 (30.56%) Windows 10
4 10 (27.78%) Windows 8
4 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.56%) Linux
8 1 (2.78%) Android
8 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (11.11%) Change Control
2 4 (11.11%) Change Management
2 4 (11.11%) Network Management
2 4 (11.11%) Network Optimisation
3 3 (8.33%) ITSM
4 2 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (2.78%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.78%) Compliance Management
5 1 (2.78%) ERP
5 1 (2.78%) Information Security
5 1 (2.78%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.78%) Project Management
5 1 (2.78%) Regression Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.78%) System Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Test Management
5 1 (2.78%) Test Strategy
5 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) C
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.78%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.78%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Cisco
3 6 (16.67%) HP
4 4 (11.11%) Apple
4 4 (11.11%) arcserve
4 4 (11.11%) CA
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix
5 2 (5.56%) Dell
6 1 (2.78%) Adobe
6 1 (2.78%) Becrypt
6 1 (2.78%) Dell KACE
6 1 (2.78%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.78%) LogRhythm
6 1 (2.78%) Lumension
6 1 (2.78%) McAfee
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) Symantec
6 1 (2.78%) VMware