The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 25 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
South West / Dorset
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 23 19
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 12 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 9.23% 4.35% 3.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.36% 19.64% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 2
Median daily rate £325 £145 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +124.13% +16.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £132 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £213 £137
UK excluding London median daily rate £155 £188 £190
% change year-on-year -17.33% -1.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £14.19 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +29.02%  
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 Dorset with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 33 56 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 25.38% 22.13% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 22
Median daily rate £350 £384 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.79% +66.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £145 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Median hourly rate £39.50 £16.97 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +132.76% -48.96%  
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 Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Dorset

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Dorset over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Dorset

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Dorset

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 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
Bournemouth +10 7 £300 +126.41% 1
Wimborne - 1 - - 1
Windows 7
South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) SAN
3 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) Application Packaging
3 7 (58.33%) WSUS
3 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
4 5 (41.67%) Skype for Business
4 5 (41.67%) Skype
4 5 (41.67%) AirWatch
4 5 (41.67%) Patch Management
4 5 (41.67%) Security Patching
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
4 5 (41.67%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (41.67%) MobileIron
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
4 5 (41.67%) SCCM
4 5 (41.67%) SCOM
4 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) Symantec
5 4 (33.33%) Sage

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (41.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 5 (41.67%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (41.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Analyst
1 12 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Application Packaging
1 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 5 (41.67%) Patch Management
2 5 (41.67%) Security Patching
2 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) WSUS
2 5 (41.67%) AirWatch
2 5 (41.67%) SCCM
2 5 (41.67%) SCOM
2 5 (41.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) MobileIron
3 5 (41.67%) Symantec
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) Sage
5 3 (25.00%) McAfee
5 3 (25.00%) Veeam
Wimborne, Dorset
AMS contingency
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago