The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 77 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 28 59 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.51% 3.92% 3.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.49% 20.21% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 11
Median daily rate £175 £173 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £98 £135 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £190 £203
% change year-on-year
- -6.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 12
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.03% -4.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £17.50 £16.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.02 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.32% -3.33%
Windows 7
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
374 292 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.14% 19.38% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 130 126
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 42 34
Median hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £20.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (60.66%) Active Directory
3 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
4 26 (42.62%) MS Office
5 20 (32.79%) VMware
6 19 (31.15%) Citrix
7 18 (29.51%) ITIL
8 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
9 14 (22.95%) Finance
10 13 (21.31%) Windows XP
10 13 (21.31%) Cisco
11 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (16.39%) HP
12 10 (16.39%) Dell
12 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (14.75%) DHCP
13 9 (14.75%) VPN
13 9 (14.75%) MS Exchange
13 9 (14.75%) Law
13 9 (14.75%) Banking
13 9 (14.75%) Windows 8
13 9 (14.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 8 (13.11%) MOS
14 8 (13.11%) Legal
14 8 (13.11%) DNS
14 8 (13.11%) Blackberry
15 7 (11.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 7 (11.48%) Cisco Certification
15 7 (11.48%) ITSM

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 9 (14.75%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.56%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.28%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.64%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (42.62%) MS Office
2 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Office 365
2 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (4.92%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) DHCP
1 9 (14.75%) VPN
2 8 (13.11%) DNS
3 6 (9.84%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.92%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (4.92%) iSCSI
4 3 (4.92%) VLAN
5 2 (3.28%) LAN
5 2 (3.28%) SAN
5 2 (3.28%) Telnet
5 2 (3.28%) VoIP
5 2 (3.28%) WAN
6 1 (1.64%) DSL
6 1 (1.64%) FTP
6 1 (1.64%) Internet
6 1 (1.64%) PCoIP
6 1 (1.64%) Skype
6 1 (1.64%) Softphone
6 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) MSI
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Banking
2 9 (14.75%) Law
3 8 (13.11%) Legal
4 4 (6.56%) French Language
5 3 (4.92%) Back Office
5 3 (4.92%) German Language
6 2 (3.28%) Italian Language
6 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.28%) Spanish Language
6 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.64%) Local Government
7 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (42.62%) Analyst
2 16 (26.23%) Service Analyst
2 16 (26.23%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) Support Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Desktop Support
5 5 (8.20%) IT Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (6.56%) Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.28%) iPad
2 2 (3.28%) Life Science
3 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.64%) iPhone
3 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.64%) NHS
3 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 61 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (21.31%) Windows XP
3 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (14.75%) Windows 8
5 7 (11.48%) Windows Server
6 6 (9.84%) Linux
7 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (6.56%) Mac OS X
8 4 (6.56%) Windows 10
8 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.92%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) ITIL
2 7 (11.48%) Document Management
2 7 (11.48%) ITSM
3 6 (9.84%) Application Discovery
4 3 (4.92%) Incident Management
4 3 (4.92%) Problem Management
4 3 (4.92%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.28%) Application Packaging
5 2 (3.28%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (3.28%) Migration
5 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.64%) Change Control
6 1 (1.64%) Data Migration
6 1 (1.64%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.64%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.64%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.64%) Service Management
6 1 (1.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) C
2 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.92%) SQL
4 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (14.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (13.11%) MOS
4 7 (11.48%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (9.84%) CCNA
5 6 (9.84%) MCDST
6 4 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (4.92%) MCSA
7 3 (4.92%) MCSE
7 3 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.28%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) SLA
2 3 (4.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (60.66%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.84%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (4.92%) NFS
4 3 (4.92%) vSphere
4 3 (4.92%) Xen
5 2 (3.28%) BitLocker
5 2 (3.28%) XenApp
6 1 (1.64%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
2 20 (32.79%) VMware
3 19 (31.15%) Citrix
4 13 (21.31%) Cisco
5 10 (16.39%) Dell
5 10 (16.39%) HP
6 4 (6.56%) 3Com
6 4 (6.56%) ION Trading
6 4 (6.56%) NetApp
6 4 (6.56%) Remedy
6 4 (6.56%) Veeam
7 3 (4.92%) IBM
8 2 (3.28%) EMC
9 1 (1.64%) Altiris
9 1 (1.64%) AppSense
9 1 (1.64%) Avaya
9 1 (1.64%) iManage
9 1 (1.64%) Kaspersky
9 1 (1.64%) Lotus
9 1 (1.64%) Meru Networks
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