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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 35 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 35 30 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.13% 3.44% 3.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.59% 17.54% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 9
Median daily rate £320 £150 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+113.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £116 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £280 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £190 £203
% change year-on-year
- -6.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 9
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.88 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.96% +13.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £14.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £18.00 £18.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.02 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.32% -3.33%
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
170 171 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 20.05% 19.61% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 121 64
Median daily rate £338 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £124 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 26
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £19.35 £18.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (64.38%) Active Directory
3 28 (38.36%) VMware
4 26 (35.62%) Microsoft
5 23 (31.51%) SCCM
6 22 (30.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (30.14%) MS Office
7 20 (27.40%) Windows 8
8 18 (24.66%) Windows Server
9 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (20.55%) XenApp
10 15 (20.55%) Windows 10
10 15 (20.55%) Office 365
11 14 (19.18%) XenDesktop
11 14 (19.18%) Hyper-V
11 14 (19.18%) Fat Client
11 14 (19.18%) AppSense
11 14 (19.18%) Thin Client
12 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
12 13 (17.81%) SQL
12 13 (17.81%) DNS
12 13 (17.81%) Migration
13 12 (16.44%) VMware ESX
13 12 (16.44%) Skype for Business
13 12 (16.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (15.07%) Wyse
14 11 (15.07%) PowerShell
14 11 (15.07%) DHCP
15 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
15 10 (13.70%) Finance

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 (16.44%) Skype for Business
2 8 (10.96%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.22%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.74%) CMS
6 2 (2.74%) IIS
7 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 22 (30.14%) MS Office
2 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.81%) DNS
2 11 (15.07%) DHCP
3 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
4 8 (10.96%) LAN
4 8 (10.96%) VPN
5 5 (6.85%) WAN
6 3 (4.11%) Skype
7 2 (2.74%) Firewall
8 1 (1.37%) Broadband
8 1 (1.37%) Internet
8 1 (1.37%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.37%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.37%) SAN
8 1 (1.37%) VoIP
8 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.37%) MS Access
2 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (13.70%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Back Office
2 3 (4.11%) Law
3 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Analyst
2 10 (13.70%) Support Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (10.96%) Service Analyst
4 8 (10.96%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Deployment Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Desktop Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (6.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (6.85%) Desktop Support
6 5 (6.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) VMware Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Windows Deployment Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) .NET
1 1 (1.37%) DHTML
1 1 (1.37%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Fat Client
1 14 (19.18%) Thin Client
2 5 (6.85%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.85%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (5.48%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.74%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 73 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (27.40%) Windows 8
3 18 (24.66%) Windows Server
4 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (20.55%) Windows 10
6 12 (16.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (12.33%) Windows XP
8 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (6.85%) Linux
10 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.81%) Migration
2 6 (8.22%) Knowledge Management
2 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (6.85%) Document Management
3 5 (6.85%) Incident Management
3 5 (6.85%) ITIL
4 4 (5.48%) Application Virtualisation
5 3 (4.11%) Application Packaging
5 3 (4.11%) Data Migration
5 3 (4.11%) High Availability
5 3 (4.11%) Security Hardening
5 3 (4.11%) Server Building
6 2 (2.74%) Asset Management
6 2 (2.74%) Practice Management
6 2 (2.74%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.37%) CRM
7 1 (1.37%) Data Analysis
7 1 (1.37%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.37%) ITSM
7 1 (1.37%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.81%) SQL
2 11 (15.07%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.85%) VBScript
4 2 (2.74%) C
5 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) A+ Certification
3 2 (2.74%) Degree
3 2 (2.74%) MCDST
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.37%) CCNA
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) HND
4 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 47 (64.38%) Active Directory
2 22 (30.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (20.55%) XenApp
4 14 (19.18%) Hyper-V
4 14 (19.18%) XenDesktop
5 12 (16.44%) VMware ESX
6 7 (9.59%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (9.59%) vSphere
7 2 (2.74%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (31.51%) SCCM
2 6 (8.22%) SCOM
3 2 (2.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 28 (38.36%) VMware
2 26 (35.62%) Microsoft
3 14 (19.18%) AppSense
4 11 (15.07%) Wyse
5 9 (12.33%) Dell
6 8 (10.96%) Cisco
6 8 (10.96%) Citrix
7 6 (8.22%) CheckPoint
8 5 (6.85%) Intel Security
8 5 (6.85%) Oracle
9 4 (5.48%) CA
9 4 (5.48%) Polycom
10 2 (2.74%) LANDesk
10 2 (2.74%) Mitel
10 2 (2.74%) OpenText
10 2 (2.74%) Remedy
10 2 (2.74%) Symantec
11 1 (1.37%) Altiris
11 1 (1.37%) Apple
11 1 (1.37%) iManage