Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 21 November 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
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 18 44
Rank change year-on-year +3 +26 -23
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 8 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 6.61% 5.71% 2.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.24% 23.08% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Taunton median daily rate £80 £193 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -58.44% -33.04% +18.56%
Somerset median daily rate £170 £190 £195
% change year-on-year -10.53% -2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Taunton median hourly rate £9.50 £13.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.92% -17.46% +3.28%
Somerset median hourly rate £13.00 £16.13 £17.50
% change year-on-year -19.38% -7.86% +8.53%

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 Taunton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Taunton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 33 26 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 27.27% 24.76% 35.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 60
Taunton median daily rate £286 £368 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.11% -2.00% +36.99%
10th Percentile £80 £228 £311
90th Percentile £448 £840 £400
Somerset median daily rate £236 £275 £373
% change year-on-year -14.09% -26.17% +31.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Taunton median hourly rate £18.00 £12.45 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.55% -28.84% +16.67%
10th Percentile £10.55 £10.38 £14.05
90th Percentile £24.20 £14.40 £22.23
Somerset median hourly rate £23.00 £15.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year +44.88% -9.29% -4.11%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Taunton

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Taunton

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Taunton

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Office 365
3 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory