Period
to 16 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 16 January 2021 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 15 10 41
Rank change year-on-year -5 +31 -11
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 3 15 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.30% 10.87% 1.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 27.78% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £128 -
West Midlands median daily rate £160 £173 £170
% change year-on-year -7.25% +1.47% -24.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 3
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.75 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.94% +3.28% +5.17%
10th Percentile £15.60 £11.17 £13.83
90th Percentile £18.60 £18.98 £18.08
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.00 £15.86 £15.00
% change year-on-year +7.22% +5.70% +9.09%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 27 54 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 29.67% 39.13% 24.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 38
Median daily rate £343 £190 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +80.26% -47.22% -7.10%
10th Percentile £276 £125 £249
90th Percentile £471 £370 £397
West Midlands median daily rate £355 £363 £378
% change year-on-year -2.07% -3.97% +7.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 9
Median hourly rate £17.25 £16.20 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.48% -7.43% +20.69%
10th Percentile £14.60 £11.17 £13.30
90th Percentile £35.30 £23.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.85
% change year-on-year +4.10% - +9.31%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Staffordshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows 7 in Staffordshire.

Daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Staffordshire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows 7 in Staffordshire.

Hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Staffordshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2021. 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
Stoke-on-Trent -1 3 - -
Windows 7
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10