The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 42 40 23
Rank change year-on-year -2 -17  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 6 12 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.51% 2.15% 6.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.53% 10.81% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 5
Median daily rate £275 £180 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.77% -31.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £180 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £309
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £215 £200
% change year-on-year -16.08% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.86% -6.45%  
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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 57 111 110
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 14.32% 19.86% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 40 47
Median daily rate £345 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.45% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 16
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.86% -6.45%  
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 Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Nottinghamshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Nottinghamshire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Nottinghamshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Nottingham 0 6 £275 +52.77% 1
Windows 7
East Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) Android
5 4 (40.00%) MS Office
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) MCP
6 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) WAN
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (20.00%) SCCM
7 2 (20.00%) SLA
7 2 (20.00%) Office 365
7 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (20.00%) LAN
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (10.00%) Publishing
8 1 (10.00%) Migration
8 1 (10.00%) VMware
8 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
8 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 1 (10.00%) WSUS
8 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (10.00%) ADSL
3 1 (10.00%) Broadband
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Floorwalker
3 1 (10.00%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (40.00%) Android
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITSM
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Personalization
2 1 (10.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCP
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (10.00%) VMware