The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 32 32 29
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 9 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 3.50% 1.25% 3.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.33% 5.26% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Median daily rate £143 £150 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £210 £200
% change year-on-year -14.18% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +31.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -6.66% +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 Derbyshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 73 57 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 28.40% 23.75% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 39 14
Median daily rate £165 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.40% -7.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £111 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £410 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £335
% change year-on-year +6.89% +8.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 9
Median hourly rate £17.38 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £13.00 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £20.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.15 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -8.18% +6.45%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Derbyshire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Derbyshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

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 Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -1 8 £135 -10.00%
Alfreton - 1 £165 -
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

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

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 12 (50.00%) Linux
3 12 (50.00%) Oracle
3 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (50.00%) Unix
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle 11i
4 11 (45.83%) PL/SQL
4 11 (45.83%) SQL
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle Forms
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (45.83%) HPUX
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle Applications
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (45.83%) Finance
4 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database
4 11 (45.83%) Relational Database
5 7 (29.17%) SnowdropKCS
5 7 (29.17%) Retail
5 7 (29.17%) Demantra
5 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
5 7 (29.17%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (29.17%) Workflow
5 7 (29.17%) XML
6 5 (20.83%) MS Excel

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 7 (29.17%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS Project
2 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle 11i
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (29.17%) Demantra
2 7 (29.17%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) WAN
2 4 (16.67%) LAN
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 3 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle Database 10g
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (45.83%) Relational Database
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (16.67%) DTS
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (16.67%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (16.67%) JDeveloper
General
1 12 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 7 (29.17%) Retail
4 4 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Analyst
1 13 (54.17%) Support Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Applications Support
2 11 (45.83%) Applications Support Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Development Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Development Support Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Technical Support
6 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Field Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) IT Support
6 3 (12.50%) Project Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Remote Desktop Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Remote Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) XML
2 4 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (8.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) iPad
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (50.00%) Linux
3 12 (50.00%) Unix
4 11 (45.83%) HPUX
4 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (20.83%) Android
6 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
7 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
8 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
9 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Workflow
2 5 (20.83%) Asset Management
2 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
2 5 (20.83%) Change Control
2 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
2 5 (20.83%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 5 (20.83%) QMS
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (16.67%) Document Management
3 4 (16.67%) Personalization
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) ITSM
4 3 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Management
5 1 (4.17%) Quality Management
5 1 (4.17%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) PL/SQL
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) CCNA
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (16.67%) MCSE
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) VMware