Period
to 19 June 2018

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 19 June 2018 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 64 88
Rank change year-on-year -15 +24 -40
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 24 31 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.25% 3.13% 2.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.52% 10.95% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 34
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £210 £290 £226
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.59% +28.18% +13.13%
10th Percentile £106 £141 £113
90th Percentile £229 £398 £271
North East median daily rate £205 £290 £230
% change year-on-year -29.31% +26.09% +28.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 7
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.50 £35.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.29% +129.51% +17.31%
10th Percentile £10.80 £9.88 £10.67
90th Percentile £14.50 £42.50 £39.10
North East median hourly rate £12.75 £32.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year -60.77% +136.36% +5.77%

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 368 283 721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 34.46% 28.59% 35.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 196 465
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £333 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.79% +21.74% -15.06%
10th Percentile £203 £224 £209
90th Percentile £491 £500 £436
North East median daily rate £334 £350 £290
% change year-on-year -4.57% +20.69% -14.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 36
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.00 £24.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.86% -12.50% +107.41%
10th Percentile £9.51 £9.38 £12.06
90th Percentile £52.45 £42.20 £36.50
North East median hourly rate £14.36 £22.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -36.18% -19.64% +78.29%

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 19 June 2018.

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 19 June 2018. 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 -11 22 £210 -27.59% 4
Gateshead - 1 £73 - 1
Windows 7
North East

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 13 (54.17%) Windows Server
5 12 (50.00%) DNS
6 11 (45.83%) Citrix
6 11 (45.83%) Thin Client
6 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (45.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 11 (45.83%) 3G
6 11 (45.83%) DHCP
6 11 (45.83%) Fat Client
6 11 (45.83%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (45.83%) Software Delivery
7 10 (41.67%) Windows 8
7 10 (41.67%) VMware
8 9 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (37.50%) SCCM
8 9 (37.50%) Ivanti
8 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (37.50%) XenApp
8 9 (37.50%) Windows 10
8 9 (37.50%) ThinPrint
9 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
10 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
11 6 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
11 6 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
12 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (20.83%) Computer Science Degree

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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) DNS
2 11 (45.83%) 3G
2 11 (45.83%) DHCP
2 11 (45.83%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (8.33%) LAN
3 2 (8.33%) SMS
4 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (29.17%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Desktop Support
4 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) IT Support
5 3 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 1 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Support
7 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) IT Technician
7 1 (4.17%) Lync Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) PC Rollout Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) SOAP
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
1 1 (4.17%) XML
1 1 (4.17%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Fat Client
1 11 (45.83%) Thin Client
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (54.17%) Windows Server
4 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (41.67%) Windows 8
6 9 (37.50%) Windows 10
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Software Delivery
2 3 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (4.17%) Health Informatics
3 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.17%) Informatics
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) OO
3 1 (4.17%) OOP
3 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
3 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C#
1 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) VB
1 1 (4.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
3 6 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (20.83%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (20.83%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (37.50%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (37.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) Citrix
3 10 (41.67%) VMware
4 9 (37.50%) Ivanti
4 9 (37.50%) ThinPrint
5 2 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) Perforce