Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 79 81
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2 +14
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 18 11 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.88% 1.20% 3.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 3.49% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 48
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £300 £145 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +106.90% -47.27% +83.33%
10th Percentile £104 £119 £155
90th Percentile £338 £253 £355
North East median daily rate £218 £145 £253
% change year-on-year +50.00% -42.57% +48.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 10
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -47.02% +21.34%
10th Percentile £10.75 £8.69 £9.83
90th Percentile £20.35 £13.00 £29.48
North East median hourly rate £13.50 £10.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +35.00% -47.02% +23.77%

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 252 315 965
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 26.25% 34.24% 43.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 237 666
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% +6.06% -12.00%
10th Percentile £225 £200 £220
90th Percentile £552 £550 £476
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +14.29% +6.06% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 75
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.14 £13.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.77% -53.57% +4.67%
10th Percentile £9.51 £8.92 £12.25
90th Percentile £45.13 £45.33 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £14.77 £20.75 £27.75
% change year-on-year -28.82% -25.23% +18.46%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +8 14 £300 +106.90% 7
Sunderland +3 2 - -
Gateshead - 2 - - 1
Windows 7
North East

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (61.11%) Windows 10
4 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 6 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 6 (33.33%) SCCM
6 5 (27.78%) Time Management
6 5 (27.78%) Migration
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (22.22%) Apple
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 3 (16.67%) Ivanti
8 3 (16.67%) Application Packaging
8 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 2 (11.11%) VMware
9 2 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (11.11%) DHCP
9 2 (11.11%) VPN
9 2 (11.11%) DNS
9 2 (11.11%) Citrix
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
10 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (5.56%) Thin Client

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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DHCP
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
1 2 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) 3G
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) WebEx
2 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Deployment Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (16.67%) Applications Packager
2 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.11%) Deskside Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) ICT Officer
4 1 (5.56%) ICT Support
4 1 (5.56%) ICT Support Officer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows 10
3 6 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.56%) Android
6 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Migration
1 5 (27.78%) Time Management
2 3 (16.67%) Application Packaging
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Break/Fix
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) ITSM
3 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Apple
3 3 (16.67%) Ivanti
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Bomgar
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) ThinPrint
5 1 (5.56%) Wyse