The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 10 11 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 7 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 7.53% 6.17% 10.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 35.71% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £316 £150 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +110.83% +31.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £150 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £150 £151
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £215 £200
% change year-on-year -16.27% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 10
Median hourly rate £13.50 £9.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.10% -32.14%  
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 Peterborough with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 28 14 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 30.11% 17.28% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 8
Median daily rate £300 £288 £104
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.34% +176.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 22
Median hourly rate £13.50 £9.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.10% -32.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.84 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.44% +8.64%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Peterborough

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Peterborough over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Peterborough

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Peterborough

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) Mac OS X
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) SCCM
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (16.67%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) VMware
7 1 (8.33%) Altiris
7 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
7 1 (8.33%) Firewall
7 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
7 1 (8.33%) DNS
7 1 (8.33%) SLA
7 1 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
7 1 (8.33%) Symantec
7 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Service Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Mac OS X
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (8.33%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Altiris
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
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