The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 44 18 30
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +12
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 11 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.11% 5.88% 4.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.17% 23.33% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
Average daily rate
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£125 £110 £155
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £102 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £119 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £214 £268
% change year-on-year
-6.43% -20.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.13 £12.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.73% +13.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £10.60 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.33 £25.00 £19.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Windows 7
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 South Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
120 90 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 23.03% 25.21% 33.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 37 77
Average daily rate £300 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £110 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 16
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.19 £10.20 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £25.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -26 6 £117 +6.13% 1
Doncaster -3 2 - -
Barnsley -3 1 £103 -
Rotherham - 1 £170 -
Windows 7
Yorkshire

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 10 (37.04%) MS Office
4 10 (37.04%) ITIL
4 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
5 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 9 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 8 (29.63%) Service Management
7 7 (25.93%) Blackberry
7 7 (25.93%) Internet
7 7 (25.93%) Windows XP
8 6 (22.22%) LAN
8 6 (22.22%) SCCM
9 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (14.81%) Migration
10 4 (14.81%) ADSL
10 4 (14.81%) SLA
10 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
10 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
10 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
10 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (14.81%) User Experience
11 3 (11.11%) iPhone
11 3 (11.11%) Lync
11 3 (11.11%) Smartphone
11 3 (11.11%) WSUS
11 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (11.11%) DHCP
11 3 (11.11%) DNS

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (11.11%) Lync
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Office
1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Internet
2 6 (22.22%) LAN
3 4 (14.81%) ADSL
3 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.11%) DNS
4 3 (11.11%) DHCP
5 2 (7.41%) VPN
5 2 (7.41%) WAN
6 1 (3.70%) VoIP
6 1 (3.70%) SAN
6 1 (3.70%) MPLS
6 1 (3.70%) DSL
6 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) Big Data
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Analyst
2 12 (44.44%) Service Analyst
2 12 (44.44%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Storage Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) IT Support
5 1 (3.70%) IMAC Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Desktop Technician
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Blackberry
2 4 (14.81%) User Experience
3 3 (11.11%) Smartphone
3 3 (11.11%) iPhone
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 7 (25.93%) Windows XP
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.41%) Windows NT
7 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) Service Management
3 4 (14.81%) Migration
4 3 (11.11%) ITSM
5 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.70%) Server Hardening
6 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) C
2 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (7.41%) MCSE
2 2 (7.41%) MCSA
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.70%) MCTS
3 1 (3.70%) MCITP
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) MCP
3 1 (3.70%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) SCCM
2 3 (11.11%) WSUS
3 2 (7.41%) Unicenter
4 1 (3.70%) OpenView
4 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.70%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Citrix
3 2 (7.41%) CA
3 2 (7.41%) NetApp
3 2 (7.41%) Peregrine
3 2 (7.41%) Apple
3 2 (7.41%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) Remedy
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Spiceworks
4 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.70%) Varonis
4 1 (3.70%) McAfee
4 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint