The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 22 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 12 32
Rank change year-on-year -50 +20  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 9 58 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.11% 12.08% 5.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.57% 37.91% 24.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 10
Median daily rate £170 £175 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% -50.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £102 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £360 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £151 £198 £188
% change year-on-year -23.79% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 49 17
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.24% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.23 £15.00
% change year-on-year -8.06% +1.51%  

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 Essex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 137 153 133
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 32.08% 31.88% 20.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 60 57
Median daily rate £475 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 62 27
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -13.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £27.50 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.97 £16.16
% change year-on-year -8.66% +5.01%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Essex

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Essex over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Essex

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Essex

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 22 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
Chelmsford +6 2 £200 -42.85%
Colchester -6 2 £228 +30.00% 1
Saffron Walden - 2 - -
Basildon - 1 £130 -
Windows 7
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Essex region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) SCCM
5 7 (36.84%) Windows 10
6 6 (31.58%) Apple
6 6 (31.58%) WebEx
7 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
7 5 (26.32%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (26.32%) DNS
7 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
7 5 (26.32%) DHCP
8 4 (21.05%) Linux
8 4 (21.05%) ITIL
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (21.05%) VMware
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (21.05%) InfoPath
8 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
8 4 (21.05%) HTC Vive
8 4 (21.05%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (21.05%) Hardware Maintenance
9 3 (15.79%) iPhone
9 3 (15.79%) iPad
9 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (15.79%) Mac OS
9 3 (15.79%) MobileIron
9 3 (15.79%) ITSM
9 3 (15.79%) Cisco

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (21.05%) InfoPath
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
3 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) WebEx
2 5 (26.32%) DHCP
2 5 (26.32%) DNS
3 3 (15.79%) VoIP
4 2 (10.53%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) VPN
5 1 (5.26%) Firewall
5 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) IT Support
1 7 (36.84%) Support Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Desktop Support
2 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) IT Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) IT Security Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Junior
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Desktop Support
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (21.05%) HTC Vive
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (15.79%) iPad
3 3 (15.79%) iPhone
4 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.26%) NHS
5 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows 10
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Mac OS
6 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Hardware Maintenance
1 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) ITSM
3 2 (10.53%) CAD
3 2 (10.53%) IT Strategy
3 2 (10.53%) SIEM
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
1 1 (5.26%) CCNA
1 1 (5.26%) CCNP
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) MCSA
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) ZENworks
3 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Apple
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) BMC
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) MobileIron
5 2 (10.53%) Autodesk
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Remedy
6 1 (5.26%) SAP
6 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
6 1 (5.26%) Sophos
6 1 (5.26%) Veeam
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