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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 17 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 9 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.11% 4.65% 2.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.98% 22.22% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£115 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £200 £265
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -24.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.77 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.88% -36.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
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
53 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 30.11% 20.93% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 15
Average daily rate £220 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £275 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £413 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 £15.77 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.24% -36.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -14.28%

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
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 26 January 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows XP
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 10 (47.62%) MS Office
4 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 9 (42.86%) Citrix
5 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 4 (19.05%) Migration
7 4 (19.05%) VMware
8 3 (14.29%) SCCM
8 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
8 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 3 (14.29%) ITIL
8 3 (14.29%) Internet
9 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (9.52%) WAN
9 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
9 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
9 2 (9.52%) HP
9 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
9 2 (9.52%) Workflow
9 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
9 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (4.76%) iPad

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Office
2 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Law
1 1 (4.76%) Banking
1 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Service Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Rollout Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Printer Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
1 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
1 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) iPad
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.76%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows XP
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Migration
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Workflow
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Content Management
4 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) Citrix
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) EMC
5 1 (4.76%) Acronis