The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 80 62 44
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -18
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 43 36 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.98% 2.13% 4.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.41% 11.58% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 20
Average daily rate
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£195 £163 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -24.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £125 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £358 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £209 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.19% -24.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.35 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.04% +18.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.49 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.15 £12.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.38 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.44%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
457 311 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.03% 18.36% 28.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 191 177
Average daily rate £350 £264 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.70% -12.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 23 30
Average hourly rate £16.18 £15.00 £14.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.86% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £11.13 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Leeds -23 33 £200 +14.28% 9
Bradford 0 5 £188 - 1
Halifax +4 3 - -
Batley - 1 £100 -
Dewsbury - 1 - -
Windows 7
Yorkshire

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 85 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (42.35%) Microsoft
3 33 (38.82%) Active Directory
4 23 (27.06%) MS Office
5 20 (23.53%) Windows XP
5 20 (23.53%) MS Exchange
6 15 (17.65%) Migration
7 14 (16.47%) ITIL
7 14 (16.47%) Citrix
8 11 (12.94%) SCCM
8 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (11.76%) Legal
10 9 (10.59%) VMware
10 9 (10.59%) SLA
10 9 (10.59%) Windows 8
11 8 (9.41%) SQL
11 8 (9.41%) Law
12 7 (8.24%) MS Excel
12 7 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (8.24%) Office 365
13 6 (7.06%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (7.06%) TCP/IP
13 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (7.06%) Configuration Management
13 6 (7.06%) Application Packaging
13 6 (7.06%) Service Management
14 5 (5.88%) Remedy
14 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (5.88%) SharePoint

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 20 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.53%) IIS
4 3 (3.53%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.35%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.18%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 23 (27.06%) MS Office
2 7 (8.24%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.18%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.06%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.53%) VPN
2 3 (3.53%) DNS
2 3 (3.53%) LAN
2 3 (3.53%) WAN
2 3 (3.53%) DHCP
2 3 (3.53%) Wireless
3 2 (2.35%) Broadband
3 2 (2.35%) SSL
3 2 (2.35%) Internet
4 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.18%) MSI
1 1 (1.18%) InstallShield
General
1 10 (11.76%) Legal
2 8 (9.41%) Law
3 3 (3.53%) Finance
4 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.35%) Back Office
5 1 (1.18%) Electronics
5 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.18%) Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (37.65%) Analyst
2 17 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 17 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 14 (16.47%) Support Analyst
4 12 (14.12%) 1st Line Support
5 9 (10.59%) Support Engineer
5 9 (10.59%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (9.41%) Deployment Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 6 (7.06%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Design Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Customer Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Technical Support
9 4 (4.71%) Desktop Support
9 4 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Office 365 Engineer
10 3 (3.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (3.53%) Build Engineer
11 2 (2.35%) IT Support
11 2 (2.35%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.06%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.35%) .NET
3 1 (1.18%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.35%) Client/Server
1 2 (2.35%) PKI
1 2 (2.35%) CMDB
2 1 (1.18%) Smartphone
2 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.18%) NHS
2 1 (1.18%) DTV
2 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.18%) Device Driver
2 1 (1.18%) Replication
2 1 (1.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 85 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (23.53%) Windows XP
3 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (10.59%) Windows 8
5 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.35%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.18%) Linux
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.65%) Migration
2 14 (16.47%) ITIL
3 6 (7.06%) Configuration Management
3 6 (7.06%) Service Management
3 6 (7.06%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (3.53%) Time Management
4 3 (3.53%) Software Deployment
4 3 (3.53%) Server Building
4 3 (3.53%) Change Management
5 2 (2.35%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (2.35%) Problem Management
5 2 (2.35%) Project Management
5 2 (2.35%) Server Hardening
5 2 (2.35%) Test Management
6 1 (1.18%) Manual Testing
6 1 (1.18%) Data Migration
6 1 (1.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.18%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (1.18%) Software Delivery
6 1 (1.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.41%) SQL
2 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.53%) A+ Certification
3 2 (2.35%) MCP
3 2 (2.35%) MCDST
4 1 (1.18%) MCITP
4 1 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.18%) MCSE
4 1 (1.18%) CCNA
4 1 (1.18%) ISEB
4 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.18%) MOS
4 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) SLA
2 3 (3.53%) QA
System Software
1 33 (38.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.53%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.35%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.35%) UAG
5 1 (1.18%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.18%) XenApp
5 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (12.94%) SCCM
2 4 (4.71%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.35%) SCOM
3 2 (2.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (42.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.47%) Citrix
3 9 (10.59%) VMware
4 5 (5.88%) Remedy
5 4 (4.71%) HP
5 4 (4.71%) LANDesk
6 3 (3.53%) Dell
7 2 (2.35%) Computacenter
7 2 (2.35%) Adobe
7 2 (2.35%) Juniper
8 1 (1.18%) Lotus
8 1 (1.18%) Sage
8 1 (1.18%) Wyse
8 1 (1.18%) Altiris
8 1 (1.18%) Compaq
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle
8 1 (1.18%) SAP
8 1 (1.18%) Cisco
8 1 (1.18%) IBM
8 1 (1.18%) Google
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