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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 30 32 20
Rank change year-on-year +2 -12  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 11 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 3.15% 1.82% 5.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.64% 23.08% 23.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £150 £115 £95
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.43% +21.05%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £215 £200
% change year-on-year -16.08% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 14
Median hourly rate £15.85 £15.26 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.86% +15.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £14.01 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £15.79 £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -6.66% +11.11%  

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 56 26 89
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 16.05% 7.88% 25.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 36
Median daily rate £400 £232 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.41% -25.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £115 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £315 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 34
Median hourly rate £15.85 £15.93 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.47% +1.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £26.00 £34.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 March 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
Rugby - 5 £150 - 2
Gaydon +1 2 - -
Warwick -4 1 - -
Windows 7
West Midlands

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (20.00%) MS Office
4 4 (20.00%) Google
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (15.00%) DBS Check
5 3 (15.00%) Android
6 2 (10.00%) Office 365
6 2 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (10.00%) Identity Management
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (10.00%) Smartphone
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
6 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.00%) LANDesk

Windows 7
Top Related 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 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Database Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Hardware Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) PC Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (15.00%) Android
4 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (10.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL
1 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (5.00%) Service Management
2 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) DBS Check
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Google
2 4 (20.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Apple
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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