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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 62 44 27
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -17
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 44 35 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.61% 3.42% 5.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.14% 16.13% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 20
Average daily rate
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£200 £169 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -21.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £125 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £358 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £220 £275
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.20 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.49 £16.10 £104.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.87
% change year-on-year
- +8.14%
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
395 217 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 23.47% 21.23% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 143 137
Average daily rate £375 £250 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £150 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 24
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.60 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.73% -38.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.36 £10.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £150.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (50.62%) Active Directory
3 37 (45.68%) Microsoft
4 21 (25.93%) Migration
5 20 (24.69%) MS Exchange
6 18 (22.22%) MS Office
7 17 (20.99%) ITIL
8 15 (18.52%) Windows XP
9 14 (17.28%) Citrix
10 13 (16.05%) SCCM
11 10 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (11.11%) Service Management
12 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
12 9 (11.11%) SQL
12 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (11.11%) VMware
12 9 (11.11%) Legal
13 8 (9.88%) SLA
14 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (8.64%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (8.64%) Law
14 7 (8.64%) Office 365
15 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
15 6 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (7.41%) SQL Server
15 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
15 6 (7.41%) Configuration Management
16 5 (6.17%) DNS
16 5 (6.17%) DHCP
16 5 (6.17%) Application Packaging

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 20 (24.69%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.70%) IIS
6 2 (2.47%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 18 (22.22%) MS Office
2 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) DHCP
1 5 (6.17%) DNS
2 3 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.47%) LAN
3 2 (2.47%) VoIP
3 2 (2.47%) WAN
3 2 (2.47%) Wireless
4 1 (1.23%) Internet
4 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (11.11%) Legal
2 7 (8.64%) Law
3 3 (3.70%) Back Office
4 2 (2.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (45.68%) Analyst
2 23 (28.40%) Service Analyst
2 23 (28.40%) Service Desk Analyst
3 15 (18.52%) Support Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (12.35%) 1st Line Support
5 9 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) Deployment Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 7 (8.64%) Technical Support
8 6 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Design Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Technical Support Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) Desktop Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) Office 365 Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Build Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 3 (3.70%) Test Analyst
11 3 (3.70%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.17%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
1 2 (2.47%) PKI
1 2 (2.47%) Mathematics
1 2 (2.47%) CMDB
2 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (18.52%) Windows XP
3 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.94%) Windows 8
4 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.47%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.93%) Migration
2 17 (20.99%) ITIL
3 9 (11.11%) Service Management
4 7 (8.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.94%) Application Discovery
7 3 (3.70%) Project Management
7 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.47%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.47%) Change Management
8 2 (2.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.47%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.47%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.47%) Data Migration
8 2 (2.47%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.47%) Software Deployment
8 2 (2.47%) Manual Testing
8 2 (2.47%) Server Hardening
9 1 (1.23%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.47%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.94%) MOS
2 4 (4.94%) MCDST
3 3 (3.70%) A+ Certification
4 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.47%) MCSE
4 2 (2.47%) CCNA
4 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.23%) MCITP
5 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.23%) ISEB
5 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 41 (50.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.70%) XenApp
3 3 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (2.47%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.47%) UAG
5 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (16.05%) SCCM
2 4 (4.94%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.47%) SCOM
3 2 (2.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 37 (45.68%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.28%) Citrix
3 9 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (2.47%) Computacenter
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle
5 1 (1.23%) Google
5 1 (1.23%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.23%) Kaspersky
5 1 (1.23%) Sage
5 1 (1.23%) CheckPoint
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