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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 52 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 2 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.45% 5.45% 6.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.63% 26.98% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Median daily rate £113 £275 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-59.09% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £167 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £293 £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £220 £225 £203
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 5
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
123 63 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 27.77% 20.19% 34.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 34 42
Median daily rate £425 £288 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% +2.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £140 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £342 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 13
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

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
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 4 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (50.00%) ServiceCenter
4 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Vista
4 4 (50.00%) Internet
4 4 (50.00%) ITSM
4 4 (50.00%) Remedy
4 4 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) Peregrine
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 2000
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
5 3 (37.50%) Acrobat
5 3 (37.50%) VPN
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Adobe
5 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
5 3 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (37.50%) MS Project

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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) Acrobat
2 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (37.50%) MS Project
2 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
2 3 (37.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) WebEx
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Technician
2 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
1 3 (37.50%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 2000
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (50.00%) ITSM
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) Peregrine
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy
2 3 (37.50%) Adobe
2 3 (37.50%) Bomgar
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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