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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 72 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 42 72 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.14% 4.02% 5.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.88% 19.30% 26.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 23
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£300 £173 £138
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% +25.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £105 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £274 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £214 £208 £275
% change year-on-year
+3.01% -24.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 11
Average hourly rate £12.31 £11.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.53 £10.30 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.72 £15.70 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.38 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-7.75% -
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
425 373 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.65% 20.83% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 205 115
Average daily rate £325 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 28 38
Average hourly rate £16.72 £11.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.39% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.18 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £15.70 £35.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 30 £160 -8.57% 8
Bradford -11 9 £263 +29.62% 2
Halifax +1 1 £300 +71.42% 1
Wakefield - - - - 1
Windows 7
Yorkshire

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (44.58%) Microsoft
3 34 (40.96%) Active Directory
4 33 (39.76%) Windows XP
5 24 (28.92%) MS Exchange
6 22 (26.51%) MS Office
7 16 (19.28%) ITIL
7 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (16.87%) Citrix
9 13 (15.66%) SCCM
9 13 (15.66%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (13.25%) Finance
11 10 (12.05%) Migration
11 10 (12.05%) SLA
12 8 (9.64%) Legal
12 8 (9.64%) Service Management
12 8 (9.64%) HP
13 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
13 7 (8.43%) VMware
13 7 (8.43%) Law
14 6 (7.23%) Dell
14 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (7.23%) Remedy
15 5 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
15 5 (6.02%) Windows 8
15 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
15 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
16 4 (4.82%) Backup Exec
16 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
16 4 (4.82%) MSI

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 24 (28.92%) MS Exchange
2 13 (15.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.20%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (26.51%) MS Office
2 7 (8.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.61%) VPN
2 3 (3.61%) DNS
2 3 (3.61%) LAN
2 3 (3.61%) VoIP
2 3 (3.61%) DHCP
3 2 (2.41%) Broadband
3 2 (2.41%) SSL
3 2 (2.41%) Wireless
4 1 (1.20%) Internet
4 1 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MSI
2 2 (2.41%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (1.20%) InstallShield
General
1 11 (13.25%) Finance
2 8 (9.64%) Legal
3 7 (8.43%) Law
4 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.20%) Advertising
5 1 (1.20%) Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (28.92%) Analyst
2 16 (19.28%) Service Analyst
2 16 (19.28%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (14.46%) Desktop Support
4 11 (13.25%) Support Engineer
5 10 (12.05%) 1st Line Support
6 9 (10.84%) Desktop Engineer
6 9 (10.84%) Support Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 6 (7.23%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 6 (7.23%) Deployment Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Rollout Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Customer Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Applications Packager
9 4 (4.82%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.61%) Technical Support
10 3 (3.61%) Design Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.41%) WSH
3 1 (1.20%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.20%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.82%) NHS
2 1 (1.20%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.20%) Device Driver
2 1 (1.20%) Replication
2 1 (1.20%) Clustering
2 1 (1.20%) Economics
2 1 (1.20%) Smartphone
2 1 (1.20%) iPhone
2 1 (1.20%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (39.76%) Windows XP
3 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.02%) Windows 8
6 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.20%) UNIX
7 1 (1.20%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.28%) ITIL
2 10 (12.05%) Migration
3 8 (9.64%) Service Management
4 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (4.82%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.61%) Project Management
7 2 (2.41%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.41%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.20%) CRM
8 1 (1.20%) PRINCE
8 1 (1.20%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.20%) Test Management
8 1 (1.20%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.20%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.20%) Software Delivery
8 1 (1.20%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.20%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.61%) SQL
2 2 (2.41%) VB
3 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (2.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.20%) MCSE
2 1 (1.20%) CCNA
2 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.20%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.20%) PMP
2 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.20%) MOS
2 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.20%) MCDST
2 1 (1.20%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 34 (40.96%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.82%) XenApp
4 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.41%) vSphere
5 2 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (15.66%) SCCM
2 4 (4.82%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.41%) SCOM
3 2 (2.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.20%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 37 (44.58%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.87%) Citrix
3 8 (9.64%) HP
4 7 (8.43%) VMware
5 6 (7.23%) Remedy
5 6 (7.23%) Dell
6 4 (4.82%) LANDesk
7 3 (3.61%) Cisco
7 3 (3.61%) NetApp
8 2 (2.41%) Juniper
8 2 (2.41%) Apple
8 2 (2.41%) Adobe
8 2 (2.41%) Sun
9 1 (1.20%) IBM
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle
9 1 (1.20%) Compaq
9 1 (1.20%) Sage
9 1 (1.20%) Symantec
9 1 (1.20%) BMC
9 1 (1.20%) Novell
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