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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 67 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 32 34 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.36% 2.79% 2.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.67% 12.45% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 11
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -18.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £132 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £350 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £200 £265
% change year-on-year
- -24.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -18.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.42 £15.00 £14.81
% change year-on-year
-3.85% +1.26%
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
331 273 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 24.39% 22.43% 28.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 162 114
Average daily rate £350 £275 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £168 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £393 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 14
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.28 £11.13 £11.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £17.50 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -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 22 May 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 22 May 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 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
3 25 (47.17%) Active Directory
4 18 (33.96%) MS Exchange
5 17 (32.08%) Windows XP
6 13 (24.53%) MS Office
7 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (20.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (18.87%) ITIL
8 10 (18.87%) SLA
8 10 (18.87%) Legal
9 8 (15.09%) Law
10 7 (13.21%) Migration
10 7 (13.21%) Citrix
11 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
12 5 (9.43%) Service Management
12 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (9.43%) Backup Exec
12 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
13 4 (7.55%) SQL
13 4 (7.55%) VMware
13 4 (7.55%) SCCM
13 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (7.55%) Office 365
13 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
14 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
14 3 (5.66%) Application Packaging
14 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
14 3 (5.66%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (5.66%) Finance

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (33.96%) MS Exchange
2 11 (20.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.66%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (5.66%) IIS
4 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.77%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) MS Office
2 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) DNS
1 3 (5.66%) DHCP
2 2 (3.77%) WAN
2 2 (3.77%) LAN
3 1 (1.89%) Internet
3 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.89%) VoIP
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (18.87%) Legal
2 8 (15.09%) Law
3 3 (5.66%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Analyst
2 16 (30.19%) Service Analyst
2 16 (30.19%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (18.87%) Support Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (11.32%) Deployment Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Support Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (9.43%) Desktop Support
6 5 (9.43%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Office 365 Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Design Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Build Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Leader
9 1 (1.89%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.77%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) NHS
1 2 (3.77%) PKI
2 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
2 1 (1.89%) Replication
2 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (32.08%) Windows XP
3 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) Migration
3 5 (9.43%) Service Management
4 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
4 2 (3.77%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (3.77%) Test Management
5 1 (1.89%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.89%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.89%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.89%) MCDST
2 1 (1.89%) MCITP
2 1 (1.89%) MOS
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.89%) MCSE
2 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.89%) ISEB
2 1 (1.89%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (47.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.77%) ISA Server
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.77%) UAG
3 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Backup Exec
2 4 (7.55%) SCCM
3 2 (3.77%) SCOM
3 2 (3.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.21%) Citrix
3 4 (7.55%) VMware
4 1 (1.89%) Fujitsu
4 1 (1.89%) LANDesk
4 1 (1.89%) Kaspersky
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) Sage
4 1 (1.89%) Dell
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