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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 75 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 30 69 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.64% 3.81% 4.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 19.71% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 23
Median daily rate £188 £195 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £135 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £419 £316
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £215
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 10
Median hourly rate £13.75 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.58 £15.60 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
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
360 350 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 19.70% 19.32% 23.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 193 171
Median daily rate £375 £325 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £165 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 41 31
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.05 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.45 £24.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +5.25%

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 28 August 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 2 £142 -
Windows 7
North West

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (67.24%) Active Directory
3 27 (46.55%) Microsoft
4 17 (29.31%) MS Office
4 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (27.59%) Windows XP
6 13 (22.41%) MS Exchange
6 13 (22.41%) ITIL
6 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
7 12 (20.69%) Citrix
8 11 (18.97%) VMware
8 11 (18.97%) Windows Server
9 10 (17.24%) Windows 8
9 10 (17.24%) Windows 10
9 10 (17.24%) SLA
10 9 (15.52%) Cisco
10 9 (15.52%) DHCP
10 9 (15.52%) Finance
11 8 (13.79%) DNS
11 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (13.79%) Office 365
11 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (12.07%) SCCM
12 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (12.07%) Dell
13 6 (10.34%) HP
13 6 (10.34%) CCNA
13 6 (10.34%) VPN
13 6 (10.34%) SharePoint

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 13 (22.41%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.34%) Skype for Business
3 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (5.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.45%) IBM Notes
6 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (29.31%) MS Office
2 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.45%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Office 365
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.45%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (3.45%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.52%) DHCP
2 8 (13.79%) DNS
3 6 (10.34%) VPN
4 4 (6.90%) LAN
4 4 (6.90%) VLAN
4 4 (6.90%) WAN
5 3 (5.17%) Firewall
5 3 (5.17%) Internet
5 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (3.45%) iSCSI
6 2 (3.45%) Skype
6 2 (3.45%) WLAN
7 1 (1.72%) DSL
7 1 (1.72%) FTP
7 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.72%) MPLS
7 1 (1.72%) PCoIP
7 1 (1.72%) Softphone
7 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Banking
3 4 (6.90%) Law
3 4 (6.90%) Legal
3 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.17%) Back Office
5 2 (3.45%) French Language
6 1 (1.72%) German Language
6 1 (1.72%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.72%) Publishing
6 1 (1.72%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Analyst
2 14 (24.14%) Support Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Service Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) Desktop Support
5 6 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (10.34%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Windows Support Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Administrator
6 5 (8.62%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.90%) Applications Packager
7 4 (6.90%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (6.90%) IT Administrator
7 4 (6.90%) IT Support
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) iPad
1 4 (6.90%) Life Science
2 3 (5.17%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) iPhone
4 1 (1.72%) NHS
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (29.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (27.59%) Windows XP
4 11 (18.97%) Windows Server
5 10 (17.24%) Windows 10
5 10 (17.24%) Windows 8
6 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.90%) Mac OS X
9 3 (5.17%) Linux
9 3 (5.17%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.72%) Android
10 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) ITIL
2 6 (10.34%) Migration
3 4 (6.90%) Document Management
3 4 (6.90%) ITSM
3 4 (6.90%) Service Management
4 2 (3.45%) Application Packaging
4 2 (3.45%) Change Control
4 2 (3.45%) Data Protection
4 2 (3.45%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.72%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.72%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.72%) CRM
5 1 (1.72%) ERP
5 1 (1.72%) ETL
5 1 (1.72%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.72%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.72%) Programme Management
5 1 (1.72%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) C
1 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.17%) SQL
3 1 (1.72%) Java
3 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.72%) PHP
3 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.34%) CCNA
2 6 (10.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (6.90%) MCSE
3 4 (6.90%) MOS
4 3 (5.17%) DBS Check
4 3 (5.17%) MCDST
4 3 (5.17%) MCSA
5 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.72%) MCP
6 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (67.24%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.45%) NFS
3 2 (3.45%) vSphere
3 2 (3.45%) Xen
4 1 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) DameWare
Vendors
1 27 (46.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.69%) Citrix
3 11 (18.97%) VMware
4 9 (15.52%) Cisco
5 7 (12.07%) Dell
6 6 (10.34%) HP
7 4 (6.90%) Remedy
7 4 (6.90%) Wyse
8 3 (5.17%) 3Com
8 3 (5.17%) Altiris
8 3 (5.17%) ION Trading
8 3 (5.17%) NetApp
8 3 (5.17%) Veeam
9 2 (3.45%) Avaya
9 2 (3.45%) IBM
9 2 (3.45%) Infor
9 2 (3.45%) Lotus
10 1 (1.72%) Apple
10 1 (1.72%) iManage
10 1 (1.72%) Meru Networks
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