Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 82 84
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2 -25
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 15 79 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.63% 3.32% 1.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.70% 7.38% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 51 7
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £206 £275 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +44.74% -15.56%
10th Percentile £120 £155 £145
90th Percentile £347 £355 £275
North East median daily rate £200 £253 £190
% change year-on-year -20.79% +32.89% -15.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 7
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £10.00 £25.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.40% +65.57% +17.31%
10th Percentile £8.96 £10.03 £12.15
90th Percentile £15.00 £33.30 £18.91
North East median hourly rate £10.00 £25.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year -60.40% +65.57% +12.96%

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 319 1071 401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 34.75% 45.06% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 751 222
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +13.64%
10th Percentile £218 £218 £241
90th Percentile £538 £476 £550
North East median daily rate £350 £325 £369
% change year-on-year +7.69% -11.86% +14.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 83 41
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.00 £28.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.57% +7.69% +72.87%
10th Percentile £9.00 £12.25 £11.75
90th Percentile £45.00 £36.00 £43.00
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £28.00 £17.77
% change year-on-year -50.00% +57.57% +4.53%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +12 13 £143 -48.18% 2
Sunderland +4 2 £350 +218.18%
Windows 7
North East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 5 (33.33%) Windows 10
7 4 (26.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
8 3 (20.00%) Migration
8 3 (20.00%) DHCP
8 3 (20.00%) DNS
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (20.00%) Office 365
9 2 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (13.33%) XenApp
9 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
9 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
9 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (13.33%) ITIL
9 2 (13.33%) Cisco
9 2 (13.33%) HP
9 2 (13.33%) Dell
9 2 (13.33%) Citrix
9 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (13.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
10 1 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (6.67%) Service Management
10 1 (6.67%) ITSM

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 (26.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) IT Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Rollout Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Service Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) PC Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) PC Rollout Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) IT Support
5 2 (13.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Services Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Rollout Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) XP Rollout Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) ITSM
3 1 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) XenApp
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (6.67%) AirWatch
2 1 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) Dell
2 2 (13.33%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Apple
3 1 (6.67%) AppSense
3 1 (6.67%) VMware