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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 84 68 52
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -16
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 22 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.44% 2.45% 3.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.34% 10.19% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 15
Median daily rate £198 £300 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.16% +71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £125 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £389 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £218 £225 £205
% change year-on-year
-3.11% +9.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 8
Median hourly rate £13.00 £10.90 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.26% -29.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £9.24 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.10 £16.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.90 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -5.74%
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
347 324 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.66% 24.07% 20.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 208 139
Median daily rate £400 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £185 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 13
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.72 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £22.40 £16.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 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 3 May 2016.

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 3 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (61.40%) Active Directory
3 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 14 (24.56%) MS Office
5 13 (22.81%) Legal
6 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (19.30%) MS Exchange
7 11 (19.30%) VMware
8 9 (15.79%) ITIL
8 9 (15.79%) Windows XP
9 8 (14.04%) Finance
9 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (12.28%) MCSA
11 6 (10.53%) Blackberry
11 6 (10.53%) Migration
12 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
12 5 (8.77%) Citrix
12 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
13 4 (7.02%) C
13 4 (7.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (7.02%) ITSM
13 4 (7.02%) iPad
13 4 (7.02%) Office 365
13 4 (7.02%) Mathematics
13 4 (7.02%) iPhone
13 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (5.26%) Data Migration
14 3 (5.26%) Android
14 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
14 3 (5.26%) Windows 8

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 11 (19.30%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.51%) IBM Domino
3 2 (3.51%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.51%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (24.56%) MS Office
2 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) LAN
1 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.51%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) DHCP
3 1 (1.75%) DNS
3 1 (1.75%) Firewall
3 1 (1.75%) SAN
3 1 (1.75%) VPN
3 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MSI
General
1 13 (22.81%) Legal
2 8 (14.04%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Law
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (50.88%) Analyst
2 21 (36.84%) Service Analyst
3 20 (35.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 14 (24.56%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (22.81%) 1st Line Support
6 12 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (14.04%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 8 (14.04%) Support Analyst
8 6 (10.53%) Desktop Analyst
8 6 (10.53%) Support Engineer
8 6 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 5 (8.77%) Deployment Engineer
9 5 (8.77%) Desktop Support
9 5 (8.77%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 4 (7.02%) Windows Deployment Engineer
11 3 (5.26%) 1st Line Engineer
11 3 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 3 (5.26%) Service Desk Support
11 3 (5.26%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.02%) iPad
2 4 (7.02%) iPhone
2 4 (7.02%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Windows XP
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.26%) Android
4 3 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.79%) ITIL
2 6 (10.53%) Migration
3 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
4 4 (7.02%) ITSM
5 3 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 3 (5.26%) Service Management
6 2 (3.51%) Application Packaging
6 2 (3.51%) Change Management
6 2 (3.51%) Information Security
7 1 (1.75%) Data Entry
7 1 (1.75%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.75%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.75%) Manual Testing
7 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.75%) Project Management
7 1 (1.75%) Software Testing
7 1 (1.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.75%) Test Planning
7 1 (1.75%) Ticket Management
7 1 (1.75%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) C
2 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.28%) MCSA
3 2 (3.51%) A+ Certification
3 2 (3.51%) MCSE
4 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (61.40%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) VMware
3 5 (8.77%) Citrix
4 2 (3.51%) Dell
4 2 (3.51%) Lotus
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle
4 2 (3.51%) Symantec
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco
5 1 (1.75%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.75%) NetApp
5 1 (1.75%) Sage