Period
to 21 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 2019 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 46 42
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4 -15
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 30 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 5.32% 2.40% 2.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.09% 11.83% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 5
Devon median daily rate £288 £379 £173
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.16% +119.75% -6.76%
10th Percentile £121 £358 £155
90th Percentile £426 £401 £238
South West median daily rate £160 £200 £250
% change year-on-year -20.00% -20.00% +56.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Devon median hourly rate £12.81 £12.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.53% -15.52% +16.00%
10th Percentile £11.90 £10.77 £10.58
90th Percentile £13.71 £14.65 £22.25
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year - +29.63% -

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 Devon with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 115 93 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 20.39% 20.31% 15.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 39 51
Devon median daily rate £380 £275 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.18% -35.29% +117.95%
10th Percentile £125 £114 £225
90th Percentile £575 £428 £563
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 12
Devon median hourly rate £42.50 £12.63 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +236.63% -63.93% +164.15%
10th Percentile £12.62 £9.81 £11.23
90th Percentile £51.00 £33.33 £41.40
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +90.91% +25.71% +14.72%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Devon

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Devon

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Devon over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Devon

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Devon

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 6 months to 21 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +12 20 £380 - 5
Barnstaple - 8 £125 -
Dawlish - 2 £125 -
Windows 7
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (90.00%) Windows 10
3 17 (56.67%) Office 365
3 17 (56.67%) SCCM
4 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 14 (46.67%) ITIL
5 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 12 (40.00%) Windows Server
7 10 (33.33%) Skype
7 10 (33.33%) Citrix
7 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 10 (33.33%) DHCP
7 10 (33.33%) DNS
7 10 (33.33%) XenApp
7 10 (33.33%) XenDesktop
7 10 (33.33%) Skype for Business
8 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
8 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
8 9 (30.00%) Public Sector
9 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 5 (16.67%) ServiceNow
10 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
10 4 (13.33%) Migration
10 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
11 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
11 3 (10.00%) Marketing
11 3 (10.00%) Software Packaging
11 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 10 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (56.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) DHCP
1 10 (33.33%) DNS
1 10 (33.33%) Skype
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (30.00%) Public Sector
2 3 (10.00%) Electronics
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Windows Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Desktop Support
3 8 (26.67%) Deployment Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Support Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.67%) Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Technician
7 2 (6.67%) Desktop Technician
7 2 (6.67%) Support Technician
8 1 (3.33%) Desktop Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Rollout Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (90.00%) Windows 10
3 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) Android
6 1 (3.33%) Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) Migration
3 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (6.67%) Information Security
4 2 (6.67%) Patch Management
4 2 (6.67%) Time Management
4 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (3.33%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (3.33%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (3.33%) ITSM
5 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (33.33%) XenApp
2 10 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.67%) BitLocker
4 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (56.67%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) Nessus
3 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) Citrix
3 5 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 3 (10.00%) SAP
4 3 (10.00%) VMware
5 2 (6.67%) Ivanti
6 1 (3.33%) Dell
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) McAfee
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.33%) Samsung
6 1 (3.33%) Sophos