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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
South East / Middlesex
Rank 16 18 22
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 3.05% 2.53% 0.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.39% 14.81% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £550 £280 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +96.42% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £215 £200
% change year-on-year -16.08% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -6.66% +11.11%  

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 23 27 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 17.56% 17.09% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 9
Median daily rate £350 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.67% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £152 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 in Middlesex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Middlesex

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (66.67%) VMware
5 9 (60.00%) Finance
5 9 (60.00%) Legal
6 8 (53.33%) Cisco
6 8 (53.33%) Citrix
7 7 (46.67%) Dell
7 7 (46.67%) Sophos
7 7 (46.67%) WSUS
8 5 (33.33%) Windows 10
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
9 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
9 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (20.00%) Migration
9 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 2 (13.33%) Java
10 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
10 2 (13.33%) Adobe
10 2 (13.33%) Project Management
10 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
10 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
10 2 (13.33%) JSP 440
10 2 (13.33%) Office 365
10 2 (13.33%) SCCM

Windows 7
Top Related 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) OneDrive
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
1 9 (60.00%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Support Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Desktop Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Desktop Support
2 7 (46.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) SCCM Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) System Design Authority
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Migration Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (6.67%) SDLC
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) System Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
2 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) WSUS
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 8 (53.33%) Citrix
4 7 (46.67%) Dell
4 7 (46.67%) Sophos
5 2 (13.33%) Adobe
6 1 (6.67%) CommVault
6 1 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat