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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 49 39 63
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +24
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 48 68 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.82% 4.40% 3.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 16.39% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 22
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.10% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £109 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £406 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £275 £263
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 5 5
Average hourly rate £10.75 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.37% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £104.40 £14.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -7.53%
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
336 415 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.74% 26.83% 19.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 187 173
Average daily rate £301 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £125 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £445 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 35 24
Average hourly rate £12.45 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £45.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 -14 35 £169 -21.51% 10
Wakefield 0 7 - - 1
Bradford -3 2 - - 2
Keighley - 1 - -
Castleford - - - - 1
Huddersfield - - - -
Mirfield - - - -
Ossett - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Windows 7
Yorkshire

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 38 (42.22%) Active Directory
4 26 (28.89%) MS Excel
5 21 (23.33%) Windows XP
6 16 (17.78%) SCCM
7 15 (16.67%) Migration
7 15 (16.67%) MS Office
8 13 (14.44%) Service Management
9 11 (12.22%) MS Exchange
10 9 (10.00%) Windows 8
11 8 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (7.78%) Incident Management
12 7 (7.78%) ITIL
12 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (7.78%) Blackberry
13 6 (6.67%) HP
13 6 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (6.67%) PowerShell
14 5 (5.56%) Office 365
14 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
14 5 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (5.56%) Citrix
14 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
15 4 (4.44%) Java
15 4 (4.44%) Sophos
15 4 (4.44%) AdminStudio
15 4 (4.44%) Project Management
15 4 (4.44%) Agile Software Development

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 11 (12.22%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.22%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 26 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 15 (16.67%) MS Office
3 3 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) LAN
1 3 (3.33%) DHCP
1 3 (3.33%) DNS
2 2 (2.22%) WAN
3 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.11%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 4 (4.44%) AdminStudio
1 4 (4.44%) Selenium
1 4 (4.44%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.22%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.11%) MSI
General
1 3 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.11%) Finance
2 1 (1.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (17.78%) Analyst
2 13 (14.44%) Support Engineer
2 13 (14.44%) Service Analyst
2 13 (14.44%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (13.33%) Desktop Support
4 10 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Rollout Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Deployment Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) IT Support
8 4 (4.44%) Tester
8 4 (4.44%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (4.44%) Administrator
9 3 (3.33%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.33%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) IT Administrator
9 3 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Desktop Technician
10 2 (2.22%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.11%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.22%) NHS
3 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 90 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (23.33%) Windows XP
3 9 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (7.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.22%) Windows 2000
6 2 (2.22%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.11%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.11%) Linux
7 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.67%) Migration
2 13 (14.44%) Service Management
3 7 (7.78%) ITIL
3 7 (7.78%) Incident Management
4 5 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (4.44%) Project Management
5 4 (4.44%) Test Scripting
5 4 (4.44%) Manual Testing
5 4 (4.44%) Time Management
5 4 (4.44%) BDD
5 4 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (4.44%) Automation Testing
5 4 (4.44%) Automated Testing
5 4 (4.44%) Software Testing
5 4 (4.44%) Change Management
5 4 (4.44%) Scrum
5 4 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (4.44%) TDD
6 3 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.44%) Java
3 2 (2.22%) VBScript
3 2 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.22%) ISEB
3 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.11%) MCITP
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.11%) Degree
4 1 (1.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (42.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (3.33%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.22%) UAG
3 2 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (17.78%) SCCM
2 3 (3.33%) SCOM
2 3 (3.33%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.11%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.11%) WSUS
4 1 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.11%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 39 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.67%) HP
3 5 (5.56%) Citrix
4 4 (4.44%) Sophos
5 2 (2.22%) VMware
5 2 (2.22%) Lotus
5 2 (2.22%) Symantec
5 2 (2.22%) Dell
5 2 (2.22%) Cisco
6 1 (1.11%) Sun
6 1 (1.11%) NetApp
6 1 (1.11%) Novell
6 1 (1.11%) Siemens
6 1 (1.11%) Remedy
6 1 (1.11%) McAfee
6 1 (1.11%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.11%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.11%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.11%) Becrypt
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