Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 24 41
Rank change year-on-year -16 +17 +13
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 14 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.44% 6.03% 3.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.73% 37.84% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
Devon median daily rate £173 £185 £155
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.76% +19.35% -38.00%
10th Percentile £155 £161 £149
90th Percentile £238 £213 £193
South West median daily rate £250 £160 £155
% change year-on-year +56.25% +3.23% -19.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 5
Devon median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -19.35% +34.78%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.50 £14.13
90th Percentile £22.25 £17.00 £17.25
South West median hourly rate £13.11 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.39% -9.68% -1.59%

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 89 74 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 15.53% 15.95% 22.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 20 72
Devon median daily rate £433 £195 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +121.79% -50.94% +33.05%
10th Percentile £224 £147 £163
90th Percentile £565 £410 £500
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 13
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.23% -21.21% +24.53%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £14.13
90th Percentile £40.50 £38.75 £23.15
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.26 £18.75
% change year-on-year +14.68% -18.61% +10.29%

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 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 23 November 2017. 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
Plymouth -12 12 £199 - 1
Exeter -3 2 £158 -14.86% 2
Windows 7
South West

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

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
4 8 (57.14%) Windows 10
5 5 (35.71%) Office 365
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (28.57%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) SCCM
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) CCNA
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
8 2 (14.29%) Time Management
8 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
8 2 (14.29%) WSUS
9 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (7.14%) ITSM
9 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.14%) SQL
9 1 (7.14%) .NET
9 1 (7.14%) Intel
9 1 (7.14%) Citrix
9 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (7.14%) CAD

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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 8 (57.14%) Windows 10
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (7.14%) CAD
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNA
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) WSUS
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) Intel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft