Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 21 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 69 47
Rank change year-on-year +20 -22 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 16 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.14% 1.23% 3.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.91% 10.08% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 8
Coventry median daily rate £115 £170 £173
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.35% -1.45% -63.68%
10th Percentile £113 £165 £103
90th Percentile £184 £175 £390
West Midlands median daily rate £213 £193 £260
% change year-on-year +10.39% -25.96% +5.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 21
Coventry median hourly rate £13.50 £13.68 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.32% -5.66% -8.05%
10th Percentile £11.65 £10.00 £10.33
90th Percentile £14.50 £15.50 £18.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.50 £13.84 £13.50
% change year-on-year -2.46% +2.52% +8.00%

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 Coventry with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 115 129 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 15.42% 12.22% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 80 47
Coventry median daily rate £350 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £140 £215 £140
90th Percentile £588 £489 £480
West Midlands median daily rate £365 £400 £336
% change year-on-year -8.75% +18.96% +5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 27
Coventry median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -20.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.25 £9.40
90th Percentile £41.73 £17.50 £19.35
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +3.57% -3.45% -3.33%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Coventry

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Coventry

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
4 4 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (25.00%) McAfee
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) SCCM
5 3 (18.75%) Android
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
5 3 (18.75%) SMS
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) Veeam
5 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
6 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (12.50%) ArcSight
6 2 (12.50%) Demand Management
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco LMS
6 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (12.50%) TACACS
6 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 2 (12.50%) NetApp
6 2 (12.50%) HP

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) SMS
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) SSL
2 2 (12.50%) TACACS
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) IT Support
2 4 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
3 3 (18.75%) IT Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
3 3 (18.75%) Android
3 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Demand Management
1 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
1 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
1 2 (12.50%) ITSM
1 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
1 2 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (6.25%) Coaching
2 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (6.25%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) HOOD
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (6.25%) Scorecard
2 1 (6.25%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco LMS
2 2 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (12.50%) SCOM
2 2 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Citrix
1 4 (25.00%) McAfee
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Veeam
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) ArcSight
3 2 (12.50%) Google
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) NetApp