The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 22 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 26 29
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 6 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 2.09% 3.51% 1.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.04% 25.00% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £115 £115 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £151 £198 £188
% change year-on-year -23.79% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.46 £14.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.96% +20.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £15.83 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £19.09 £14.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.23 £15.00
% change year-on-year -8.06% +1.51%  

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 46 68 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 16.03% 14.05% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 19
Median daily rate £168 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.14% -15.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £115 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 6
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.43 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.99% +11.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £22.50 £33.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.97 £16.16
% change year-on-year -8.66% +5.01%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Warwickshire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Warwickshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick 0 2 £115 -
Windows 7
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
4 4 (22.22%) Google
4 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (16.67%) McAfee
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 3 (16.67%) DBS Check
6 2 (11.11%) Office 365
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Vista
6 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 2 (11.11%) VMware
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (5.56%) ITSM
7 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
7 1 (5.56%) Dell
7 1 (5.56%) Citrix
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (5.56%) SAN
7 1 (5.56%) Symantec
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) MCP
7 1 (5.56%) SharePoint

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) Service Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Database Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Support
3 2 (11.11%) PC Build Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) PC Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) PC Support
3 2 (11.11%) PC Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
3 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.56%) Android
6 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (5.56%) Break/Fix
3 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) DBS Check
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) MCP
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Google
2 3 (16.67%) McAfee
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Dell
4 1 (5.56%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec