Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 21 November 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 54 57
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 -38
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 2 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.44% 1.67% 2.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.28% 5.98% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 14
Lancashire median daily rate £190 £95 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -65.45% -
10th Percentile £182 £93 £155
90th Percentile £198 £101 £412
North West median daily rate £150 £193 £210
% change year-on-year -22.08% -8.33% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 8
Lancashire median hourly rate - £36.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +114.71% -13.92%
North West median hourly rate £15.86 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% +3.57% -6.67%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 156 184 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 34.59% 27.96% 22.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 115 131
Lancashire median daily rate £429 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.54% +5.33% +19.05%
10th Percentile £302 £218 £205
90th Percentile £602 £498 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £368
% change year-on-year - +8.84% +13.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 18
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £14.57 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +191.80% -58.39% +94.44%
10th Percentile £37.35 £11.79 £12.35
90th Percentile £44.00 £43.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.43 £14.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year +20.21% -8.05% +5.13%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Lancashire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Lancashire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Lancashire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Morecambe - 2 £190 -
Windows 7
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (100.00%) CMDB
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Break/Fix
1 2 (100.00%) Runbook

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Break/Fix
1 2 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (100.00%) Runbook
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia