The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 62 47 34
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 33 41 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.51% 3.52% 4.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.71% 16.02% 24.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 17
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% +56.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £113 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £210 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -23.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Average hourly rate £10.90 £15.50 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.67% +5.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.24 £14.05 £9.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £16.06 £82.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.44 £15.00 £14.63
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +2.56%
Windows 7
West Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
308 256 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 23.40% 21.97% 18.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 144 77
Average daily rate £325 £320 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £150 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £314
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 15
Average hourly rate £12.13 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.16% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.24 £11.00 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.80 £15.85 £57.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (52.63%) Active Directory
3 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 21 (36.84%) MS Exchange
5 20 (35.09%) Windows XP
6 13 (22.81%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (21.05%) MS Office
7 12 (21.05%) ITIL
8 10 (17.54%) SLA
9 9 (15.79%) Migration
10 8 (14.04%) Legal
11 7 (12.28%) Law
11 7 (12.28%) SCCM
12 6 (10.53%) VMware
12 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (8.77%) Service Management
13 5 (8.77%) Citrix
13 5 (8.77%) Application Packaging
13 5 (8.77%) Finance
13 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
14 4 (7.02%) SCOM
14 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
14 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (7.02%) Backup Exec
14 4 (7.02%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
14 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
15 3 (5.26%) LAN

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 21 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 13 (22.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.51%) IIS
5 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.51%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 12 (21.05%) MS Office
2 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) LAN
1 3 (5.26%) DHCP
1 3 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (1.75%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.75%) VPN
2 1 (1.75%) VoIP
2 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MSI
1 2 (3.51%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 8 (14.04%) Legal
2 7 (12.28%) Law
3 5 (8.77%) Finance
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Analyst
2 15 (26.32%) Service Analyst
2 15 (26.32%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (15.79%) Support Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (12.28%) Support Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Desktop Support
6 6 (10.53%) Deployment Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (7.02%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Office 365 Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Technical Support
9 3 (5.26%) Design Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Technical Leader
10 2 (3.51%) Exchange Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Applications Packager
10 2 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) Application Packaging
2 3 (5.26%) .NET
3 2 (3.51%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.51%) NHS
1 2 (3.51%) PKI
2 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
2 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.75%) Replication
2 1 (1.75%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (35.09%) Windows XP
3 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) ITIL
2 9 (15.79%) Migration
3 5 (8.77%) Service Management
4 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.51%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (3.51%) Test Management
4 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.75%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.75%) CRM
5 1 (1.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.75%) Programme Management
5 1 (1.75%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) VB
2 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.75%) MCSE
2 1 (1.75%) CCNA
2 1 (1.75%) ISEB
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.75%) PMP
2 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.75%) MOS
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.75%) MCDST
2 1 (1.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 30 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.51%) ISA Server
4 2 (3.51%) vSphere
4 2 (3.51%) UAG
4 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) SCCM
2 4 (7.02%) SCOM
2 4 (7.02%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (3.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) VMware
3 5 (8.77%) Citrix
4 3 (5.26%) Dell
5 2 (3.51%) Sun
5 2 (3.51%) HP
5 2 (3.51%) NetApp
6 1 (1.75%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.75%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle
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