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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank - 6 7
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield - 6.25% 13.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 33.33% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £113 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £188 £200
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £10.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.04 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.20% -3.33%
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
5 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 13.89% 18.75% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £213 £113 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.25%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 31 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) MCP
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) MCDST
2 3 (75.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (25.00%) SLA

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 3 (75.00%) MS Office
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Service Desk Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (75.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCDST
1 3 (75.00%) MCP
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix