The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
South East / East Sussex
Rank 31 23 35
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 4 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.90% 5.84% 3.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.00% 30.36% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Median daily rate £276 £250 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.50% -21.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £158 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £298 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £215 £200
% change year-on-year -16.08% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -3.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -6.66% +11.11%  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 25 56 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 11.90% 19.24% 23.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 31 39
Median daily rate £330 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -3.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £371 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% -55.12%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in East Sussex

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in East Sussex over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in East Sussex

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in East Sussex

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Hastings - 3 £128 -
Brighton -5 1 £425 +61.90% 3
Windows 7
South East

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Office 365
4 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) EMC
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Wyse
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 10

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Wyse