Period
to 25 June 2019

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 25 June 2019 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
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 83 69
Rank change year-on-year +45 -14 +13
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 41 23 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.16% 2.13% 2.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.47% 6.22% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 9
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £175 £210 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -27.59% +26.09%
10th Percentile £121 £106 £134
90th Percentile £350 £229 £400
North East median daily rate £175 £208 £215
% change year-on-year -15.66% -3.49% -6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 12
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% -51.79%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.60 £9.58
90th Percentile £21.40 £14.75 £41.80
North East median hourly rate £15.70 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +12.14% - -8.20%

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 191 370 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 24.06% 34.32% 28.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 259 195
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £365 £334 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.28% -4.57% +21.21%
10th Percentile £150 £203 £235
90th Percentile £575 £488 £500
North East median daily rate £360 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.57% +20.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 24
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £17.00 £18.25 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.88% - -34.82%
10th Percentile £11.75 £8.74 £9.08
90th Percentile £24.32 £52.45 £41.40
North East median hourly rate £15.76 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +5.07% -11.76% -39.29%

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 25 June 2019.

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 25 June 2019. 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 +36 36 £175 -16.67% 1
Gateshead -10 2 - -
Sunderland - 1 - -
Tyneside - 1 - -
Windows 7
North East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (70.73%) Active Directory
3 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
3 22 (53.66%) Office 365
4 21 (51.22%) Windows 10
5 19 (46.34%) Android
6 18 (43.90%) Apple iOS
7 13 (31.71%) MS Exchange
8 10 (24.39%) Skype
9 9 (21.95%) AirWatch
10 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Intune
11 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Office
12 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
12 5 (12.20%) SLA
12 5 (12.20%) Migration
12 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (12.20%) SCCM
12 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (12.20%) Mobile Device Management
13 4 (9.76%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
13 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
13 4 (9.76%) ITIL
14 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
14 3 (7.32%) Blackberry
14 3 (7.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 3 (7.32%) Citrix
14 3 (7.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 3 (7.32%) Microsoft App-V

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 13 (31.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (53.66%) Office 365
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.88%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) Skype
2 3 (7.32%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (7.32%) WebEx
3 2 (4.88%) DHCP
3 2 (4.88%) DNS
3 2 (4.88%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) Network Security
3 2 (4.88%) VPN
3 2 (4.88%) WAN
4 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) IT Support
2 7 (17.07%) Rollout Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Support Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Deployment Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Desktop Support
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Deployment Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Rollout Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Deskside Support
7 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Desktop Team Leader
7 2 (4.88%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Blackberry
1 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (51.22%) Windows 10
3 19 (46.34%) Android
4 18 (43.90%) Apple iOS
5 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.20%) Migration
1 5 (12.20%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (9.76%) ITIL
3 3 (7.32%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (7.32%) ITSM
3 3 (7.32%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.44%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.44%) Network Management
5 1 (2.44%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) Perl
1 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) A+ Certification
2 2 (4.88%) CCNA
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.88%) MCSA
2 2 (4.88%) MCSE
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (70.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) AirWatch
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (12.20%) SCCM
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Bomgar
2 3 (7.32%) Citrix
3 2 (4.88%) Google
4 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow