The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 26 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
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 - 17
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 2 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 2.17% - 3.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% - 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £164
UK excluding London median daily rate £153 £188 £190
% change year-on-year -18.53% -1.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.84 £15.30 £15.00
% change year-on-year -9.57% +2.01%  

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 Middlesex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 10 26 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 10.87% 15.03% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 11
Median daily rate £355 £378 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.02% +20.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £340 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £459 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
Median hourly rate - £45.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +226.78%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Middlesex

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) OneDrive
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (20.00%) AppSense
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (20.00%) WSUS
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) JSP 440
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Finance

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) System Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) AppSense
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) CommVault
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos