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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 19 August 2022 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 42 66 48
Rank change year-on-year +24 -18 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 53 21 16
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.85% 1.72% 2.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.93% 8.71% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 9
10th Percentile £146 - £123
25th Percentile £181 £123 £135
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £200 £125 £160
Median % change year-on-year +60.00% -21.88% +10.34%
75th Percentile £238 £143 £250
90th Percentile £249 £186 £408
England median daily rate £210 £200 £190
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 4
10th Percentile £24.50 £11.92 £11.85
25th Percentile £29.38 £13.25 £12.18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.39 £14.36
Median % change year-on-year +160.60% +0.19% +6.39%
75th Percentile - £14.94 £17.75
90th Percentile - £16.76 £19.10
England median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% -8.57% +10.34%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 313 241 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.76% 19.72% 21.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 155 81
10th Percentile £130 £94 £130
25th Percentile £163 £136 £180
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £325 £275 £330
Median % change year-on-year +18.18% -16.67% -5.71%
75th Percentile £473 £414 £400
90th Percentile £550 £530 £500
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 24
10th Percentile £15.10 £12.70 £10.69
25th Percentile £16.47 £13.75 £11.46
Median hourly rate £18.63 £14.61 £13.75
Median % change year-on-year +27.48% +6.25% -4.45%
75th Percentile £24.25 £20.00 £17.62
90th Percentile £37.50 £45.75 £37.18
England median hourly rate £23.91 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +36.63% -5.41% +5.71%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in the East Midlands

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows 7 in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Windows 7 in the East Midlands

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows 7 in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in the East Midlands

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Windows 7 in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Windows 7 in the East Midlands

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Derbyshire +12 29 £190 +52.00% 3
Leicestershire -7 9 £225 -
Nottinghamshire +13 7 £190 +40.74% 1
Northamptonshire +2 7 £248 +47.76%
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (98.11%) Windows 10
3 34 (64.15%) Microsoft 365
4 22 (41.51%) Microsoft Office
5 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
5 20 (37.74%) SC Cleared
5 20 (37.74%) Security Cleared
6 17 (32.08%) Social Skills
7 16 (30.19%) ITIL
8 15 (28.30%) Active Directory
8 15 (28.30%) Customer Service
9 14 (26.42%) Windows Server
10 10 (18.87%) Cisco
11 9 (16.98%) Service Management
11 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (13.21%) Virtual Machines
13 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Intune
13 6 (11.32%) SCCM
13 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
13 6 (11.32%) ITSM
13 6 (11.32%) Smartphone
13 6 (11.32%) WAN
13 6 (11.32%) Dell
13 6 (11.32%) LAN
14 5 (9.43%) VMware
14 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (9.43%) Customer-Centricity
14 5 (9.43%) Self-Motivation
14 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineering

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (5.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (41.51%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 34 (64.15%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (7.55%) Azure
3 2 (3.77%) iTunes
4 1 (1.89%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) LAN
1 6 (11.32%) WAN
2 3 (5.66%) Wireless
2 3 (5.66%) WLAN
3 2 (3.77%) DHCP
3 2 (3.77%) DNS
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.89%) Firewall
4 1 (1.89%) Internet
4 1 (1.89%) VoIP
General
1 17 (32.08%) Social Skills
2 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.55%) Organisational Skills
4 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.77%) Finance
5 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.89%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Support Engineer
2 15 (28.30%) Desktop Support
3 11 (20.75%) IT Support
4 10 (18.87%) Desktop Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) Analyst
6 8 (15.09%) Support Analyst
7 7 (13.21%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 7 (13.21%) IT Analyst
7 7 (13.21%) IT Engineer
8 6 (11.32%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (9.43%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (9.43%) Desktop Analyst
9 5 (9.43%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 4 (7.55%) Field Engineer
10 4 (7.55%) IT Support Engineer
11 3 (5.66%) 1st Line Engineer
11 3 (5.66%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 3 (5.66%) Service Analyst
11 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Smartphone
2 5 (9.43%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (5.66%) Fat Client
3 3 (5.66%) Thin Client
3 3 (5.66%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.77%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.89%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (98.11%) Windows 10
3 14 (26.42%) Windows Server
4 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.55%) Linux
5 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.89%) Android
8 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) ITIL
2 15 (28.30%) Customer Service
3 9 (16.98%) Service Management
4 6 (11.32%) ITSM
4 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.43%) Customer-Centricity
5 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (7.55%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (5.66%) Change Management
7 3 (5.66%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.77%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.89%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.89%) Customer Experience
9 1 (1.89%) Line Management
9 1 (1.89%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) SC Cleared
1 20 (37.74%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.55%) Degree
3 2 (3.77%) A+ Certification
3 2 (3.77%) Dell Certification
4 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 15 (28.30%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.21%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.66%) XenApp
5 1 (1.89%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (11.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.87%) Cisco
3 6 (11.32%) Dell
4 5 (9.43%) VMware
5 4 (7.55%) Apple
5 4 (7.55%) HP
5 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.55%) Tanium
6 3 (5.66%) Altiris
6 3 (5.66%) Citrix
7 2 (3.77%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.77%) Zscaler
8 1 (1.89%) Samsung
8 1 (1.89%) SAP
8 1 (1.89%) Symantec