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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 69 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 36 63 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.09% 4.04% 4.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.40% 18.98% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 15
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£120 £178 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.39% +36.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £107 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £254 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £200 £263
% change year-on-year
- -23.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 13
Average hourly rate £12.13 £11.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.22 £9.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.72 £14.55 £90.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.30 £14.50 £14.68
% change year-on-year
-8.27% -1.22%
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
346 332 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.09% 21.28% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 187 96
Average daily rate £350 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £421 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 19 36
Average hourly rate £14.19 £11.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.72% -2.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £9.70 £9.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £15.50 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
- -4.32%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -25 20 £113 -48.86% 4
Bradford -3 9 £195 +1.96%
Wakefield -4 2 - - 1
Halifax -1 1 £300 +71.42%
Huddersfield - - - -
Windows 7
Yorkshire

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (41.03%) Windows XP
3 28 (35.90%) Active Directory
4 25 (32.05%) Microsoft
5 21 (26.92%) MS Exchange
6 17 (21.79%) MS Office
7 14 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (15.38%) SCCM
9 12 (15.38%) ITIL
10 10 (12.82%) Citrix
10 10 (12.82%) Migration
10 10 (12.82%) Finance
11 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
12 7 (8.97%) HP
13 6 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (7.69%) Service Management
14 5 (6.41%) QA
14 5 (6.41%) Dell
14 5 (6.41%) Remedy
14 5 (6.41%) Windows 8
15 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (5.13%) XenApp
15 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (5.13%) NHS
15 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
15 4 (5.13%) MSI
15 4 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
16 3 (3.85%) VMware
16 3 (3.85%) Backup Exec

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 21 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 14 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (21.79%) MS Office
2 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) VoIP
1 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.85%) VPN
2 2 (2.56%) DNS
2 2 (2.56%) SSL
2 2 (2.56%) DHCP
2 2 (2.56%) Broadband
2 2 (2.56%) LAN
2 2 (2.56%) Wireless
3 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MSI
2 2 (2.56%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 10 (12.82%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (1.28%) Law
3 1 (1.28%) Legal
3 1 (1.28%) Advertising
3 1 (1.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (24.36%) Desktop Support
2 16 (20.51%) Desktop Engineer
3 14 (17.95%) Support Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 12 (15.38%) Analyst
5 9 (11.54%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (8.97%) Rollout Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Service Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) IT Trainer
8 5 (6.41%) Trainer
9 4 (5.13%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.13%) Customer Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Applications Packager
10 3 (3.85%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 2 (2.56%) VMware Engineer
11 2 (2.56%) Windows Systems Engineer
11 2 (2.56%) Infrastructure Manager
11 2 (2.56%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.56%) WSH
3 1 (1.28%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.28%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.13%) NHS
2 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.28%) Economics
3 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.28%) iPhone
3 1 (1.28%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 78 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (41.03%) Windows XP
3 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.41%) Windows 8
5 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.38%) ITIL
2 10 (12.82%) Migration
3 6 (7.69%) Service Management
4 4 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (3.85%) Problem Management
5 3 (3.85%) Project Management
6 2 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.28%) CRM
7 1 (1.28%) PRINCE
7 1 (1.28%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.28%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.28%) Test Management
7 1 (1.28%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.56%) VB
2 1 (1.28%) C
2 1 (1.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.56%) Degree
1 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.28%) PMP
2 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (35.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.13%) XenApp
3 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.56%) vSphere
4 2 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (15.38%) SCCM
2 3 (3.85%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.56%) SCOM
3 2 (2.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.28%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.28%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 25 (32.05%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) Citrix
3 7 (8.97%) HP
4 5 (6.41%) Dell
4 5 (6.41%) Remedy
5 3 (3.85%) VMware
5 3 (3.85%) Cisco
5 3 (3.85%) NetApp
6 2 (2.56%) Juniper
6 2 (2.56%) Adobe
6 2 (2.56%) Sun
6 2 (2.56%) LANDesk
6 2 (2.56%) Sophos
6 2 (2.56%) Apple
7 1 (1.28%) Sage
7 1 (1.28%) Symantec
7 1 (1.28%) Mitel
7 1 (1.28%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.28%) BMC
7 1 (1.28%) Novell
West Yorkshire
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Rate: £300 - £320 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
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Rate: £10 - £14 per hour
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