The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 44 27 14
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 2 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.50% 2.56% 7.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.96% 13.21% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Median daily rate £296 £120 £111
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+146.87% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £112 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £124 £119
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £200 £200
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Windows 7
South 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 Sheffield region.

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
102 53 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.50% 19.41% 29.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 33 25
Median daily rate £500 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £120 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £445 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 12
Median hourly rate £27.50 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Bomgar
3 1 (33.33%) WebEx
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Peregrine
3 1 (33.33%) Acrobat
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Acrobat
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WebEx
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Bomgar
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Peregrine
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy