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 24 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
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 23 34
Rank change year-on-year -9 +11  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 11 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 3.96% 2.51% 0.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.33% 13.51% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £155 £188 £190
% change year-on-year -17.33% -1.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.13 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.53% +28.40%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.87 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -9.04% +1.66%  

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 60 37 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 21.58% 18.59% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 20 19
Median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £525 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.23% +18.18%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 24 June 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 -10 11 £275 - 3
Windows 7
East Midlands

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

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (35.00%) HPUX
4 7 (35.00%) Linux
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (35.00%) Unix
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (35.00%) Finance
4 7 (35.00%) Manufacturing
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
4 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (25.00%) Dell
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 4 (20.00%) SCCM
6 4 (20.00%) SCOM
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco
6 4 (20.00%) Windows XP

Windows 7
Co-occurring 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 3 (15.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (15.00%) Demantra
2 3 (15.00%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) 3G
1 3 (15.00%) VoIP
1 3 (15.00%) VPN
1 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
1 7 (35.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.00%) Legal
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 10 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Applications Support
3 6 (30.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
5 3 (15.00%) Service Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Support
6 2 (10.00%) Computer Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Development Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Development Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
6 2 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) HPUX
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Unix
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Break/Fix
1 3 (15.00%) Change Control
1 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (15.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 3 (15.00%) QMS
1 3 (15.00%) Workflow
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
1 4 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Dell
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) Xerox
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) VMware