The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 35 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 35 29 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.64% 3.51% 4.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.82% 21.80% 23.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 16
Median daily rate £145 £128 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.72% -12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £120 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £254 £230
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £186
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 18
Median hourly rate £16.88 £13.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.35% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £11.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £121.05 £18.25 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
Windows 7
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
141 133 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 18.68% 16.10% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 71 132
Median daily rate £325 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £120 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 29
Median hourly rate £24.50 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.96% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £141.00 £27.50 £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (86.36%) Active Directory
3 35 (53.03%) Microsoft
3 35 (53.03%) MS Office
4 25 (37.88%) SCCM
5 23 (34.85%) MS Excel
6 17 (25.76%) VMware
6 17 (25.76%) Office 365
7 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (24.24%) Windows Server
7 16 (24.24%) Citrix
7 16 (24.24%) DNS
8 15 (22.73%) ITIL
8 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (19.70%) DHCP
9 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (18.18%) Windows 10
10 12 (18.18%) MS Exchange
10 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (16.67%) Finance
11 11 (16.67%) XenApp
12 10 (15.15%) LAN
12 10 (15.15%) VPN
12 10 (15.15%) Cisco
13 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
13 9 (13.64%) Migration
14 8 (12.12%) WAN
14 8 (12.12%) XenDesktop
14 8 (12.12%) Windows 8
15 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 12 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.58%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (53.03%) MS Office
2 23 (34.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.76%) Office 365
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.24%) DNS
2 13 (19.70%) DHCP
3 10 (15.15%) LAN
3 10 (15.15%) VPN
4 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
5 8 (12.12%) WAN
6 7 (10.61%) Firewall
7 6 (9.09%) Internet
8 5 (7.58%) Wireless
9 4 (6.06%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (4.55%) Ethernet
10 3 (4.55%) NetScaler
10 3 (4.55%) SAN
11 1 (1.52%) 3G
11 1 (1.52%) 4G
11 1 (1.52%) Broadband
11 1 (1.52%) VoIP
11 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) InstallShield
1 2 (3.03%) MSI
General
1 11 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Back Office
3 2 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (28.79%) Support Engineer
2 16 (24.24%) 2nd Line Support
3 15 (22.73%) Analyst
4 12 (18.18%) Desktop Support
5 10 (15.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) Service Analyst
6 9 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (12.12%) IT Engineer
7 8 (12.12%) IT Support
7 8 (12.12%) IT Support Engineer
8 7 (10.61%) Desktop Engineer
8 7 (10.61%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 6 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 6 (9.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 5 (7.58%) Architect
10 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (7.58%) Windows Engineer
11 4 (6.06%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
11 4 (6.06%) Cloud Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Data Centre
1 7 (10.61%) Fat Client
1 7 (10.61%) Thin Client
2 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) Smartphone
3 3 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.03%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.52%) iPad
5 1 (1.52%) iPhone
5 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (24.24%) Windows Server
2 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (12.12%) Windows 8
6 5 (7.58%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.52%) Android
7 1 (1.52%) CentOS
7 1 (1.52%) Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) ITIL
2 9 (13.64%) Migration
3 6 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 5 (7.58%) Application Virtualisation
5 3 (4.55%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.03%) Application Packaging
6 2 (3.03%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (3.03%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.03%) Release Management
6 2 (3.03%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.03%) Software Deployment
6 2 (3.03%) Time Management
7 1 (1.52%) Email Migration
7 1 (1.52%) ITSM
7 1 (1.52%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.52%) Service Management
7 1 (1.52%) Software Distribution
7 1 (1.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
1 3 (4.55%) VBScript
2 2 (3.03%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) VB
3 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.55%) CCA
2 3 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (4.55%) MCSE
3 2 (3.03%) MCITP
3 2 (3.03%) MCSA
4 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.52%) MCDST
4 1 (1.52%) MCP
4 1 (1.52%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (86.36%) Active Directory
2 15 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (16.67%) XenApp
4 8 (12.12%) XenDesktop
5 7 (10.61%) VMware ESX
6 6 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (7.58%) Hyper-V
8 4 (6.06%) BitLocker
8 4 (6.06%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (4.55%) ISA Server
10 2 (3.03%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 25 (37.88%) SCCM
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (6.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.52%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 35 (53.03%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.76%) VMware
3 16 (24.24%) Citrix
4 10 (15.15%) Cisco
5 7 (10.61%) Wyse
6 6 (9.09%) HP
7 5 (7.58%) AppSense
8 4 (6.06%) Dell
8 4 (6.06%) Symantec
9 3 (4.55%) CA
9 3 (4.55%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.55%) Dell KACE
9 3 (4.55%) EMC
9 3 (4.55%) Polycom
10 2 (3.03%) Oracle
11 1 (1.52%) Apple
11 1 (1.52%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.52%) Lotus
11 1 (1.52%) Remedy
11 1 (1.52%) Samsung