Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 24 November 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 25 26
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 7 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 4.79% 5.98% 3.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.18% 20.90% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Cheltenham median daily rate £250 £170 £88
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.06% +94.29% -32.69%
Gloucestershire median daily rate £250 £165 £150
% change year-on-year +51.52% +10.00% -43.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Cheltenham median hourly rate £17.30 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.40% -3.85% -23.53%
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £17.43 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +29.07% +8.00% -18.70%

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 17 67 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 11.64% 28.63% 33.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 32 55
Cheltenham median daily rate £325 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.75% +1.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £214 £257 £187
90th Percentile £590 £560 £508
Gloucestershire median daily rate £320 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -14.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 3
Cheltenham median hourly rate £17.25 £14.63 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.95% +12.50% -35.00%
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £17.30 £13.50 £12.75
% change year-on-year +28.15% +5.88% -32.00%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Cheltenham

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Cheltenham

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) GroupWise
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Email Migration

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 (14.29%) GroupWise
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Deployment Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Rollout Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Email Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft