Period
to 21 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 February 2020 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 62 59 81
Rank change year-on-year -3 +22 -8
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 14 37 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.81% 3.51% 1.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.28% 15.95% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 6
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £250 £175 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -2.78% -34.55%
10th Percentile £117 £100 £121
90th Percentile £490 £325 £284
North East median daily rate £143 £200 £208
% change year-on-year -28.75% -3.61% -24.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 7
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £20.00 £13.64 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.63% +9.12% -3.85%
10th Percentile £16.20 £10.75 £9.56
90th Percentile £21.00 £20.98 £15.00
North East median hourly rate £15.76 £13.89 £12.75
% change year-on-year +13.50% +8.90% -9.73%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 223 232 312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 28.81% 21.99% 31.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 153 226
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £388 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +12.68% +1.43%
10th Percentile £150 £156 £210
90th Percentile £525 £538 £550
North East median daily rate £388 £400 £362
% change year-on-year -3.13% +10.65% +3.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 28 20
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £18.50 £15.14 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.23% +18.71% -43.33%
10th Percentile £11.94 £9.75 £8.38
90th Percentile £55.28 £45.08 £35.65
North East median hourly rate £15.98 £14.77 £13.00
% change year-on-year +8.19% +13.62% -42.22%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Tyne and Wear

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Tyne and Wear

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Tyne and Wear

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Tyne and Wear

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 21 February 2020. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 8 £490 +161.33% 6
Gateshead +11 5 £120 - 2
South Shields - 1 £250 -
Windows 7
North East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (28.57%) HP
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) Remedy
6 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (21.43%) PDA
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Vista
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (21.43%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (21.43%) ServiceCenter
7 3 (21.43%) Internet
7 3 (21.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (21.43%) ITSM
7 3 (21.43%) Peregrine
7 3 (21.43%) REXX
7 3 (21.43%) Tcl
7 3 (21.43%) Acrobat
7 3 (21.43%) Blackberry

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (21.43%) Acrobat
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
3 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) HTTP
1 3 (21.43%) HTTPS
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
1 3 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (21.43%) SSL
1 3 (21.43%) VPN
1 3 (21.43%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MSI
General
1 3 (21.43%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) IT Support
2 3 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (7.14%) Deskside Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
1 3 (21.43%) PDA
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
1 3 (21.43%) ITSM
1 3 (21.43%) Patch Management
1 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (21.43%) Prototyping
1 3 (21.43%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 2 (14.29%) Software Distribution
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
1 3 (21.43%) REXX
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
1 3 (21.43%) Tcl
1 3 (21.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) ServiceCenter
1 3 (21.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) HP
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Remedy
2 3 (21.43%) Adobe
2 3 (21.43%) Bomgar
2 3 (21.43%) Peregrine
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) VMware