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 28 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
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 47 40
Rank change year-on-year -4 -7  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.48% 0.61% 1.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.83% 3.70% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +44.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £158 £188 £190
% change year-on-year -16.00% -1.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.50 - £10.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 - £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.65 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -10.47% +1.66%  

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 109 81 98
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 25.89% 16.56% 21.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 109 101
Median daily rate £375 £550 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.81% +50.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £304 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £663 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 28 8
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.75 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.03% -48.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £20.00 £57.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.82% +3.03%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 28 June 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 2 - -
Windows 7
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Office 365
5 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 3 (37.50%) Android
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (25.00%) MCP
6 2 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (25.00%) SCCM
7 1 (12.50%) SCOM
7 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
7 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (12.50%) Migration
7 1 (12.50%) WSUS
7 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (12.50%) Change Management
7 1 (12.50%) Firewall
7 1 (12.50%) DNS

Windows 7
Co-occurring 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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MS Access
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Android
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
5 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Change Management
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft