The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 14 14 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 14 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 10.00% 7.25% 10.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 34.15% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 15
Median daily rate £363 £325 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.53% +85.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £230 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £400 £215
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £215 £200
% change year-on-year -16.08% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
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 Norfolk with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 28 41 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 20.00% 21.24% 29.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 36
Median daily rate £370 £325 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.84% +62.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £170 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 17
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% -4.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk 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 Norfolk

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Norfolk

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Norfolk over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Norfolk

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Norfolk

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

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 Norfolk region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
King's Lynn - 2 £368 -
Norwich +2 1 - -
Thetford - 1 £145 -
Windows 7
East of England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 25 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (80.77%) SQL
3 20 (76.92%) ITIL
3 20 (76.92%) CRM
3 20 (76.92%) SharePoint
3 20 (76.92%) Avaya
3 20 (76.92%) BizTalk Server
3 20 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (76.92%) VMware
3 20 (76.92%) VMware ESX
3 20 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (76.92%) Virtual Desktop
4 19 (73.08%) Finance
4 19 (73.08%) DNS
5 18 (69.23%) Epicor
6 17 (65.38%) IIS
7 15 (57.69%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
9 4 (15.38%) SLA
9 4 (15.38%) ITSM
9 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
10 3 (11.54%) SCCM
10 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
10 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
11 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (7.69%) MCP
11 2 (7.69%) MCSE

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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 20 (76.92%) BizTalk Server
1 20 (76.92%) SharePoint
2 17 (65.38%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
General
1 19 (73.08%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Local Government
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Operations Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Operations Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Operations Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) PostGIS
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) CRM
1 20 (76.92%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
3 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (15.38%) ITSM
4 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.85%) Data Extraction
5 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Document Management
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Progress 4GL
2 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (7.69%) MCP
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (76.92%) Virtual Desktop
1 20 (76.92%) VMware ESX
1 20 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Avaya
1 20 (76.92%) VMware
2 18 (69.23%) Epicor
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.85%) Progress
4 1 (3.85%) Remedy