Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 June 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 > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 48 58
Rank change year-on-year -10 +10 -24
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 12 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.58% 1.33% 1.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.89% 7.41% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 8
Northamptonshire median daily rate £288 £220 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.68% +10.00% +12.68%
10th Percentile £154 £128 £108
90th Percentile £306 £232 £383
East Midlands median daily rate £300 £230 £200
% change year-on-year +30.43% +15.00% -0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.00 £10.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -44.00% +78.57%
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +34.62% -25.71% +34.62%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 135 135 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 17.74% 17.98% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 82 83
Northamptonshire median daily rate £363 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -13.33% -2.60%
10th Percentile £231 £193 £225
90th Percentile £500 £536 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +13.64% -12.00% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 6
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £11.17 £16.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -33.81% +51.07%
10th Percentile £10.35 £10.30 £10.88
90th Percentile £13.99 £18.15 £35.63
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.10 £14.50
% change year-on-year +24.11% -2.76% +7.41%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Northamptonshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Northamptonshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Northamptonshire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Northamptonshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
Northampton -16 6 £275 +25.00% 5
Kettering - 1 - -
Windows 7
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) Apple
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) SCCM
5 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 2 (16.67%) Junos
5 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (16.67%) WSUS
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (16.67%) Banking
5 2 (16.67%) Subversion
5 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (16.67%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
5 2 (16.67%) Xcode
5 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
5 2 (16.67%) NHS
5 2 (16.67%) SLA

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) BGP
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Junos
2 2 (16.67%) MPLS
2 2 (16.67%) NX-OS
2 2 (16.67%) OSPF
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) Xcode
2 1 (8.33%) WinDbg
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (16.67%) Developer
1 2 (16.67%) iOS Developer
1 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Technician
1 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Applications Packager
2 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Field Migration Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Objective-C Developer
2 1 (8.33%) PC Build Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) PC Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) JSON
1 2 (16.67%) REST
1 2 (16.67%) SOAP
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (8.33%) Runbook
3 1 (8.33%) Security Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Apple Swift
1 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) WSUS
3 1 (8.33%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Apple
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) Novell
3 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 2 (16.67%) Twitter
4 1 (8.33%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) Kaseya
4 1 (8.33%) Splunk
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) VMware