The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley 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 23 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
West Sussex / Crawley
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 15 20
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 8 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 5.93% 7.85% 4.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.38% 23.81% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 3
Median daily rate £150 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -62.50% -3.03%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £155 £195 £190
% change year-on-year -20.51% +2.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.44% +62.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.94 £15.23 £15.00
% change year-on-year -8.48% +1.51%  

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 Crawley with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Crawley
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 52 63 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 38.52% 32.98% 49.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 48 49
Median daily rate £300 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £228 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.18% +66.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year -6.06% +1.85%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crawley 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 Crawley

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Crawley

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Crawley over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Crawley

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Crawley

For the 6 months to 23 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
3 5 (55.56%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) SLA
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 3 (33.33%) WSUS
5 3 (33.33%) SCCM
5 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (22.22%) vCenter Server
6 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 2 (22.22%) HP
7 1 (11.11%) Citrix
7 1 (11.11%) Symantec
7 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (11.11%) IBM
7 1 (11.11%) Unix
7 1 (11.11%) AIX
7 1 (11.11%) XenApp
7 1 (11.11%) Finance

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Deployment Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 1 (11.11%) AIX
5 1 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) BitLocker
5 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
1 3 (33.33%) WSUS
2 2 (22.22%) vCenter Server
3 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
3 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec