The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 19 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 14 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.38% 5.96% 3.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.44% 28.13% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Average daily rate
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£143 £130 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -62.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £200 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £11.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Windows 7
Merseyside

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

Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
72 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 27.69% 21.19% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 20
Average daily rate £200 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.74% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £100 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £470 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.13 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.83% -48.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
4 18 (51.43%) Citrix
5 16 (45.71%) MS Office
6 14 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 13 (37.14%) VMware
8 10 (28.57%) DHCP
8 10 (28.57%) DNS
8 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (25.71%) Fat Client
9 9 (25.71%) Windows XP
9 9 (25.71%) Thin Client
10 8 (22.86%) ITIL
11 7 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
11 7 (20.00%) Migration
11 7 (20.00%) MCP
11 7 (20.00%) LAN
11 7 (20.00%) WAN
11 7 (20.00%) Terminal Services
11 7 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (17.14%) SCCM
12 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
13 5 (14.29%) Windows 8
14 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
14 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.71%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (5.71%) Lync
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (45.71%) MS Office
2 14 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) DHCP
1 10 (28.57%) DNS
2 7 (20.00%) LAN
2 7 (20.00%) WAN
3 3 (8.57%) SAN
3 3 (8.57%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MSI
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Administrator
3 7 (20.00%) Desktop Administrator
4 6 (17.14%) Support Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Desktop Support
6 4 (11.43%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Service Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Data Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) PC Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Server Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Rollout Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Thin Client
1 9 (25.71%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Windows XP
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
3 2 (5.71%) Change Management
3 2 (5.71%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (5.71%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
3 2 (5.71%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (2.86%) Validation
4 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
4 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) MCP
1 7 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 7 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) WSUS
2 2 (5.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (51.43%) Citrix
3 13 (37.14%) VMware
4 3 (8.57%) HP
4 3 (8.57%) EMC
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco
5 2 (5.71%) McAfee
6 1 (2.86%) Remedy
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle