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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 42 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 29 34 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.46% 4.00% 2.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.73% 23.61% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 8
Average daily rate £205 £165 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% -19.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £125 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £377 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £188 £195
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -3.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 8
Average hourly rate £15.13 £15.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.41% +16.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £11.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.38 £22.50 £14.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.87 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -4.34%
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
147 144 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 17.54% 16.92% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 109 61
Average daily rate £325 £400 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £155 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £493 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 9 14
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% +12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £31.50 £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7.

1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 27 (39.71%) Microsoft
4 23 (33.82%) MS Office
5 20 (29.41%) Windows 8
6 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 16 (23.53%) Windows XP
8 14 (20.59%) SCCM
9 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (16.18%) Windows Server
11 10 (14.71%) Office 365
12 9 (13.24%) VMware
12 9 (13.24%) Internet
12 9 (13.24%) Citrix
13 8 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared
14 7 (10.29%) Windows Vista
15 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (8.82%) XenDesktop
15 6 (8.82%) XenApp
16 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (7.35%) SLA
16 5 (7.35%) Migration
16 5 (7.35%) Microsoft App-V
16 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
17 4 (5.88%) Polycom
17 4 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
17 4 (5.88%) German Language
17 4 (5.88%) Fat Client
17 4 (5.88%) Incident Management

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.88%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.94%) IIS
2 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 23 (33.82%) MS Office
2 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) Internet
2 3 (4.41%) LAN
2 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.41%) VPN
3 2 (2.94%) DNS
3 2 (2.94%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) Intranet
4 1 (1.47%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.47%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.47%) MS Access
2 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MSI
1 1 (1.47%) WiX
General
1 4 (5.88%) German Language
2 3 (4.41%) Back Office
2 3 (4.41%) Polish Language
2 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.94%) Finance
4 1 (1.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 15 (22.06%) Analyst
3 9 (13.24%) 1st Line Support
4 8 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (10.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (10.29%) Desktop Support
5 7 (10.29%) Service Analyst
5 7 (10.29%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) 1st Line Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 5 (7.35%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) .NET
1 1 (1.47%) DHTML
1 1 (1.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) Fat Client
2 4 (5.88%) Thin Client
2 4 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.94%) Statistics
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (29.41%) Windows 8
3 16 (23.53%) Windows XP
4 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (16.18%) Windows Server
6 7 (10.29%) Windows Vista
7 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.41%) Windows 10
8 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.94%) Android
10 1 (1.47%) Linux
10 1 (1.47%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (7.35%) Migration
2 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
2 4 (5.88%) ITIL
3 2 (2.94%) Data Migration
3 2 (2.94%) Document Management
3 2 (2.94%) Network Management
3 2 (2.94%) Software Testing
4 1 (1.47%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.47%) Asset Management
4 1 (1.47%) Automated Testing
4 1 (1.47%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.47%) Data Analysis
4 1 (1.47%) High Availability
4 1 (1.47%) Project Governance
4 1 (1.47%) Project Management
4 1 (1.47%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (1.47%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (1.47%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (1.47%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.47%) C
1 1 (1.47%) SQL
1 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
1 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) DBS Check
3 2 (2.94%) ISEB
3 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.47%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.47%) CCNA
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.82%) XenApp
3 6 (8.82%) XenDesktop
4 5 (7.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (5.88%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.94%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (20.59%) SCCM
2 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (39.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) Citrix
2 9 (13.24%) VMware
3 4 (5.88%) AppSense
3 4 (5.88%) CA
3 4 (5.88%) Dell
3 4 (5.88%) Polycom
3 4 (5.88%) Wyse
4 3 (4.41%) Apple
4 3 (4.41%) Cisco
4 3 (4.41%) Remedy
5 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.94%) Symantec
6 1 (1.47%) HP
6 1 (1.47%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.47%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
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Posted: 18 hours ago