Period
to 21 November 2017

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 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
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 15 12
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 12 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 8.11% 7.26% 6.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.46% 21.95% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Lincolnshire median daily rate £180 - £205
10th Percentile £159 - £154
90th Percentile £185 - £255
East Midlands median daily rate £200 £150 £215
% change year-on-year +33.33% -30.23% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -24.32% +48.00%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.45 £10.95
90th Percentile £19.30 £14.85 £26.85
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £13.25 £11.34
% change year-on-year +7.17% +16.89% -12.81%

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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Lincolnshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 65 41 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 43.92% 33.06% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 8
Lincolnshire median daily rate £300 £400 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +92.77% -17.00%
10th Percentile £172 £325 £159
90th Percentile £415 £715 £289
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £375 £336
% change year-on-year -13.33% +11.52% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 8 5
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.88 £10.45
90th Percentile £25.05 £26.88 £24.55
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +5.19% +8.00% -3.85%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

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 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
Lincoln +5 4 - -
Spalding 0 2 - -
Grimsby - 2 £169 -
Windows 7
East Midlands

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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) Time Management
3 6 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (50.00%) Migration
3 6 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Smartphone
5 4 (33.33%) Android
5 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 4 (33.33%) Break/Fix
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (16.67%) SLA
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) CCNA
8 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (8.33%) VMware
8 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (8.33%) Office 365
8 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V

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:

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Desktop Support
2 5 (41.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Mobile Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (25.00%) IT Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) IT Support
4 3 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
6 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Support
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
4 4 (33.33%) Android
4 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Time Management
2 6 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 6 (50.00%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Break/Fix
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) VMware