Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 23 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 71 32
Rank change year-on-year +11 -39 -17
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 34 16 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.23% 1.26% 5.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.55% 6.53% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 47
West Sussex median daily rate £178 £323 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.96% +61.25% +56.86%
10th Percentile £110 £164 £120
90th Percentile £460 £438 £361
South East median daily rate £180 £188 £238
% change year-on-year -4.00% -21.05% +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 10
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.50 £31.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.00% +104.92% -4.69%
10th Percentile £13.00 £30.13 £9.00
90th Percentile £19.48 £33.38 £17.85
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +10.34% -14.71% +15.25%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 251 245 375
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 23.84% 19.29% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 139 241
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.01% +4.29% +18.64%
10th Percentile £110 £227 £163
90th Percentile £613 £507 £545
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 23 35
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +210.34% -14.71% +9.68%
10th Percentile £13.20 £10.29 £11.55
90th Percentile £50.25 £48.50 £45.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.06 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.58% -10.21% +20.79%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in West Sussex

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in West Sussex

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in West Sussex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in West Sussex

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in West Sussex

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in West Sussex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 7 in West Sussex

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 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
Crawley +7 18 £150 -53.85%
Gatwick - 11 £325 -
Horsham - 3 £275 -
Littlehampton - 1 - -
Windows 7
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 19 (55.88%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (44.12%) ITIL
6 12 (35.29%) SLA
7 11 (32.35%) Windows 10
8 10 (29.41%) MS Exchange
8 10 (29.41%) SCCM
9 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (26.47%) Windows Server
10 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (23.53%) Windows 8
11 7 (20.59%) Office 365
11 7 (20.59%) HP
11 7 (20.59%) LAN
12 6 (17.65%) Dell
12 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
12 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
12 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
13 5 (14.71%) Matrix Organization
13 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (14.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (14.71%) MCSA
13 5 (14.71%) VMware
14 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
14 4 (11.76%) MCSE
14 4 (11.76%) DHCP
14 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
14 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 10 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Office 365
2 4 (11.76%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.82%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) LAN
2 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.76%) DHCP
3 4 (11.76%) VLAN
4 3 (8.82%) 3G
4 3 (8.82%) 4G
4 3 (8.82%) ADSL
4 3 (8.82%) Firewall
4 3 (8.82%) SAN
4 3 (8.82%) VPN
4 3 (8.82%) WAN
4 3 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.94%) Internet
5 1 (2.94%) Network Security
5 1 (2.94%) PBX
5 1 (2.94%) VoIP
General
1 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
1 10 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Support Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (20.59%) Desktop Support
4 7 (20.59%) IT Manager
5 6 (17.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) IT Services Manager
7 4 (11.76%) Service Manager
8 3 (8.82%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 3 (8.82%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (8.82%) IT Support
8 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
8 3 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Technical Support
8 3 (8.82%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) CMDB
1 3 (8.82%) Smartphone
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Life Science
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Windows 10
3 9 (26.47%) Windows Server
3 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (23.53%) Windows 8
5 3 (8.82%) Mac OS X
6 2 (5.88%) Linux
6 2 (5.88%) Mac OS
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.94%) Android
7 1 (2.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (11.76%) Operations Management
3 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
3 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 4 (11.76%) Software Deployment
4 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
4 3 (8.82%) Break/Fix
5 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.88%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (2.94%) Application Discovery
6 1 (2.94%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.94%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (14.71%) MCSA
4 4 (11.76%) MCSE
5 3 (8.82%) PMI Certification
5 3 (8.82%) PMP
5 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.94%) CCA
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (35.29%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) PMO
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 24 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.82%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (8.82%) XenServer
4 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (5.88%) WSUS
4 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.94%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) HP
3 6 (17.65%) Dell
4 5 (14.71%) VMware
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco
5 3 (8.82%) Draytek
5 3 (8.82%) SonicWALL
5 3 (8.82%) Symantec
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix
6 2 (5.88%) Computacenter
7 1 (2.94%) Apple
7 1 (2.94%) BT
7 1 (2.94%) Intel
7 1 (2.94%) NetApp