The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 3 months to 26 June 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
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 37 30
Rank change year-on-year +18 -7  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 4 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.03% 2.15% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 8.33% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £150 £116 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -54.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £153 £188 £190
% change year-on-year -18.53% -1.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.84 £15.30 £15.00
% change year-on-year -9.57% +2.01%  

Windows 7 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 30 84 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 22.73% 25.77% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 60 21
Median daily rate £369 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £304 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +5.26%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Warrington

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Warrington

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Warrington

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) iPhone
3 2 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Games
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Build Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 2 (28.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
2 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
1 2 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix