The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 23 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
East Midlands / Lincolnshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 8 13
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 7.69% 12.50% 7.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 35.29% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £188
UK excluding London median daily rate £155 £195 £190
% change year-on-year -20.51% +2.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.94 £15.23 £15.00
% change year-on-year -8.48% +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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Lincolnshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 35 17 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 53.85% 35.42% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 8
Median daily rate £400 £400 £209
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +91.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £400 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £900 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 3 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -38.67%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year -6.06% +1.85%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 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 Lincolnshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Lincolnshire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Lincolnshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

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 Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Lincoln - 4 - -
Spalding +2 1 - -
Windows 7
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Time Management
2 5 (83.33%) Android
2 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (66.67%) Data Migration
3 4 (66.67%) Smartphone
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 4 (66.67%) Break/Fix
3 4 (66.67%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) XenApp
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (16.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
5 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Android
2 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Time Management
2 4 (66.67%) Break/Fix
2 4 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) AirWatch
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) VMware