The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
Hampshire / Winchester
Rank 26 32 23
Rank change year-on-year +6 -9  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 0.79% 1.55% 1.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.04% 6.25% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £150 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.45% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £215 £200
% change year-on-year -16.08% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.30
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 Winchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Winchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 49 48 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 38.89% 24.74% 36.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 33 14
Median daily rate £450 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 17
Median hourly rate - £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Winchester 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 Winchester

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Winchester

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Winchester

Windows 7
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Winchester region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester 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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory