Period
to 2 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 2 June 2020 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 57 49 49
Rank change year-on-year -8 0 -14
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 9 46 51
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.15% 3.45% 3.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.59% 17.83% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 21
Median daily rate £167 £138 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.75% -31.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £148 £114 £115
90th Percentile £197 £194 £488
East of England median daily rate £200 £133 £205
% change year-on-year +50.09% -35.00% +22.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 14
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -7.14% -3.45%
10th Percentile £14.30 £11.17 £11.18
90th Percentile £19.50 £16.00 £16.68
East of England median hourly rate £18.38 £15.50 £15.86
% change year-on-year +18.55% -2.27% +9.38%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 161 258 344
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 20.59% 19.33% 23.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 116 178
Median daily rate £325 £383 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.03% +5.88% +10.31%
10th Percentile £150 £125 £160
90th Percentile £535 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 44 56
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.94% +21.15% -10.34%
10th Percentile £11.72 £11.17 £9.17
90th Percentile £39.38 £50.85 £24.00
Median hourly rate £17.75 £16.00 £15.86
% change year-on-year +10.94% +0.88% -9.37%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Hertfordshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows 7 in Hertfordshire.

Daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Hertfordshire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows 7 in Hertfordshire.

Hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Hertfordshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 2 June 2020. 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
Stevenage +10 3 £183 +18.93% 1
Hemel Hempstead -2 2 - -
Hatfield +5 1 - -
Rickmansworth -14 1 - -
St Albans - 1 £155 -
Windows 7
East of England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 10
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) SCCM
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Public Sector
6 1 (11.11%) Email Filtering
6 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
6 1 (11.11%) Coaching
6 1 (11.11%) Product Management
6 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (11.11%) Office 365
6 1 (11.11%) Lumension
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Software Distribution
6 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) OpenView
6 1 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 2 (22.22%) Public Sector
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Deskside Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Packager
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
2 1 (11.11%) Coaching
2 1 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (11.11%) Email Filtering
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) Product Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Distribution
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) OpenView
2 1 (11.11%) OVSD
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Lumension