The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 57 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 63 86 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.59% 3.81% 4.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.14% 16.63% 18.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 20
Average daily rate
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£198 £165 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.69% -44.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £105 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £373 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £200 £265
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -24.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 27
Average hourly rate £12.31 £11.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.78% -2.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.30 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £111.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
Windows 7
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
519 517 522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.31% 22.88% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 266 211
Average daily rate £338 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.12% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 42 71
Average hourly rate £12.52 £11.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% -16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £15.45 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -14.28%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
West Yorkshire -16 38 £198 +16.17% 20
North Yorkshire +9 13 - - 5
South Yorkshire -11 6 £135 +22.72% 4
East Yorkshire -4 3 £200 -46.66% 3
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Windows
2 63 (44.68%) Active Directory
3 52 (36.88%) Microsoft
4 47 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 36 (25.53%) MS Exchange
6 34 (24.11%) MS Office
7 33 (23.40%) MS Excel
8 28 (19.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (17.73%) SCCM
10 22 (15.60%) ITIL
11 21 (14.89%) Migration
12 20 (14.18%) Exchange Server 2010
13 15 (10.64%) Citrix
13 15 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (9.93%) NHS
15 12 (8.51%) SharePoint
15 12 (8.51%) Finance
15 12 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2003
16 11 (7.80%) VMware
17 10 (7.09%) Hyper-V
18 9 (6.38%) Security Cleared
18 9 (6.38%) Windows 8
18 9 (6.38%) Blackberry
19 8 (5.67%) NetApp
19 8 (5.67%) LAN
19 8 (5.67%) SLA
19 8 (5.67%) Cisco
20 7 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
20 7 (4.96%) HP
20 7 (4.96%) Sophos

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 36 (25.53%) MS Exchange
2 20 (14.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (8.51%) SharePoint
3 12 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (0.71%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 34 (24.11%) MS Office
2 33 (23.40%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.67%) LAN
2 6 (4.26%) WAN
2 6 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.55%) VoIP
3 5 (3.55%) DNS
4 4 (2.84%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.13%) Internet
6 2 (1.42%) VPN
6 2 (1.42%) DHCP
7 1 (0.71%) VLAN
7 1 (0.71%) Wireless
7 1 (0.71%) Firewall
7 1 (0.71%) Intranet
7 1 (0.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (3.55%) MSI
2 2 (1.42%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (0.71%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.71%) AdminStudio
General
1 12 (8.51%) Finance
2 5 (3.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.42%) Retail
4 1 (0.71%) Dutch Language
4 1 (0.71%) German Language
4 1 (0.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (17.73%) Desktop Support
2 23 (16.31%) Support Engineer
3 21 (14.89%) Desktop Engineer
4 19 (13.48%) Analyst
5 16 (11.35%) 1st Line Support
5 16 (11.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 15 (10.64%) Rollout Engineer
7 12 (8.51%) Service Desk Analyst
7 12 (8.51%) Service Analyst
8 8 (5.67%) Deployment Engineer
9 7 (4.96%) IT Support
9 7 (4.96%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (4.26%) Trainer
10 6 (4.26%) Administrator
10 6 (4.26%) Help Desk Support
10 6 (4.26%) IT Technician
11 5 (3.55%) IT Trainer
11 5 (3.55%) Support Analyst
12 4 (2.84%) Technical Support
12 4 (2.84%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.13%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.42%) .NET
2 2 (1.42%) WSH
3 1 (0.71%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.71%) Silverlight
3 1 (0.71%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.93%) NHS
2 9 (6.38%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.71%) iPad
3 1 (0.71%) iPhone
3 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
3 1 (0.71%) Economics
3 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 141 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 28 (19.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (6.38%) Windows 8
6 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.42%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.42%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.71%) Android
8 1 (0.71%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.71%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.71%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.60%) ITIL
2 21 (14.89%) Migration
3 6 (4.26%) Service Management
4 4 (2.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (2.84%) Time Management
4 4 (2.84%) Problem Management
5 3 (2.13%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (2.13%) Project Management
5 3 (2.13%) Service Delivery
6 2 (1.42%) PRINCE2
6 2 (1.42%) Incident Management
6 2 (1.42%) Data Migration
6 2 (1.42%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (1.42%) Software Deployment
6 2 (1.42%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (0.71%) SIEM
7 1 (0.71%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (0.71%) Coaching
7 1 (0.71%) Software Licensing
7 1 (0.71%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.13%) VB
1 3 (2.13%) C
2 1 (0.71%) C#
2 1 (0.71%) SQL
2 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.42%) A+ Certification
4 2 (1.42%) Degree
5 1 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.71%) MCITP
5 1 (0.71%) PMP
5 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.71%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.67%) SLA
2 5 (3.55%) QA
System Software
1 63 (44.68%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.09%) Hyper-V
3 7 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.84%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (2.84%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.84%) XenApp
5 2 (1.42%) vSphere
5 2 (1.42%) UAG
Systems Management
1 25 (17.73%) SCCM
2 4 (2.84%) WSUS
3 3 (2.13%) SCOM
3 3 (2.13%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.13%) ARCserve
4 2 (1.42%) Unicenter
4 2 (1.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.71%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 52 (36.88%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.64%) Citrix
3 11 (7.80%) VMware
4 8 (5.67%) NetApp
4 8 (5.67%) Cisco
5 7 (4.96%) HP
5 7 (4.96%) Sophos
6 6 (4.26%) Dell
7 4 (2.84%) Mitel
8 3 (2.13%) Remedy
8 3 (2.13%) Apple
9 2 (1.42%) Sun
9 2 (1.42%) CA
9 2 (1.42%) Siemens
9 2 (1.42%) Symantec
10 1 (0.71%) Trustwave
10 1 (0.71%) Altiris
10 1 (0.71%) Computacenter
10 1 (0.71%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.71%) LANDesk
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