The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 8 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.44% 4.55% 12.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 11.11% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £123 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £195 £213
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -8.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £10.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
Windows 7
West 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 Wakefield region.

Operating Systems Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 8.89% 40.91% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £188 £305 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.52% +1.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wakefield 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 Wakefield

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

Windows 7
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) MCDST
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Migration Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCDST
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft