Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 2018 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 18 14
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 20 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 21.05% 6.85% 8.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 14.71% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Lincolnshire median daily rate £140 £180 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% - -
East Midlands median daily rate £165 £180 £155
% change year-on-year -8.33% +16.13% -31.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 4
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.85% -10.34% -21.62%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £16.68 £18.85 £21.48
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +24.98% +3.70% +17.39%

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 30 68 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 31.58% 46.58% 37.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 19
Lincolnshire median daily rate £200 £311 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.74% -22.19% +73.91%
10th Percentile £122 £189 £325
90th Percentile £325 £400 £645
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £388
% change year-on-year +7.69% -16.13% +17.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 26 7
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% +16.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.09 £12.60
90th Percentile £16.68 £52.50 £34.05
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £13.50
% change year-on-year +23.24% +5.19% +8.00%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Lincolnshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 October 2018. 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
Spalding 0 9 - -
Louth - 2 - -
Lincoln +1 1 - - 3
Grantham - 1 £115 -
Skegness - 1 £140 -
Sleaford - 1 - -
Stamford - 1 £300 -
Windows 7
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (55.00%) ITIL
4 10 (50.00%) Symantec
5 8 (40.00%) Windows XP
6 7 (35.00%) Windows 10
7 6 (30.00%) Migration
7 6 (30.00%) SLA
7 6 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (30.00%) Altiris
7 6 (30.00%) Application Packaging
7 6 (30.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (20.00%) Time Management
9 4 (20.00%) Break/Fix
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
10 2 (10.00%) Office 365
11 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
11 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
11 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
11 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
11 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
11 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
11 1 (5.00%) Android
11 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (5.00%) ITSM

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 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Desktop Support
2 8 (40.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 8 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (35.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Office 365 Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Operations Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (35.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.00%) Android
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Application Packaging
2 6 (30.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Break/Fix
3 4 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.00%) ITSM
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (30.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Symantec
2 6 (30.00%) Altiris
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow