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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 74 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 78 91 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.47% 3.85% 4.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.83% 18.53% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 37 33
Average daily rate
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£143 £160 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.78% -25.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £115 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £348 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £220 £275
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 17
Average hourly rate £15.13 £13.20 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +5.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.71 £10.00 £8.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.76 £19.50 £79.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.94
% change year-on-year
- +7.64%
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
720 491 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.76% 20.77% 27.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 277 298
Average daily rate £350 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £145 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 67 68
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.98 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +3.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.47 £10.12 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -11 59 £200 +23.07% 8
South Yorkshire -27 11 £125 +13.63% 1
North Yorkshire -15 5 £115 -48.88% 2
East Yorkshire +2 3 £120 -48.93% 1
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 152 (100.00%) Windows
2 79 (51.97%) Active Directory
3 67 (44.08%) Microsoft
4 47 (30.92%) MS Office
5 40 (26.32%) ITIL
6 39 (25.66%) Windows XP
7 36 (23.68%) MS Exchange
8 28 (18.42%) Migration
9 26 (17.11%) MS Excel
10 22 (14.47%) SCCM
11 20 (13.16%) Citrix
11 20 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (12.50%) Windows 8
13 18 (11.84%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (11.84%) Service Management
14 17 (11.18%) LAN
15 16 (10.53%) VMware
16 13 (8.55%) WAN
16 13 (8.55%) TCP/IP
16 13 (8.55%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (7.89%) SLA
17 12 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
17 12 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
18 11 (7.24%) Internet
18 11 (7.24%) SQL
19 10 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2013
19 10 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
20 9 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2007
20 9 (5.92%) SQL Server
20 9 (5.92%) HP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (23.68%) MS Exchange
2 12 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (5.26%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.29%) IIS
7 3 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.97%) Lync
8 2 (1.32%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (0.66%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 47 (30.92%) MS Office
2 26 (17.11%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Line 500
2 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.18%) LAN
2 13 (8.55%) WAN
2 13 (8.55%) TCP/IP
3 11 (7.24%) Internet
4 8 (5.26%) DNS
4 8 (5.26%) DHCP
5 5 (3.29%) VoIP
6 4 (2.63%) VPN
6 4 (2.63%) ADSL
7 2 (1.32%) SAN
7 2 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.32%) Wireless
7 2 (1.32%) MPLS
7 2 (1.32%) DSL
8 1 (0.66%) Firewall
8 1 (0.66%) VLAN
8 1 (0.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.66%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.32%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.66%) MSI
2 1 (0.66%) InstallShield
General
1 9 (5.92%) Legal
2 7 (4.61%) Law
3 4 (2.63%) Finance
4 3 (1.97%) Back Office
5 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.66%) Electronics
6 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.66%) Advertising
6 1 (0.66%) Retail
6 1 (0.66%) Local Government
6 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (41.45%) Analyst
2 44 (28.95%) Service Analyst
2 44 (28.95%) Service Desk Analyst
3 22 (14.47%) 2nd Line Support
4 19 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 17 (11.18%) Support Engineer
6 13 (8.55%) 1st Line Support
7 12 (7.89%) Deployment Engineer
8 11 (7.24%) IT Support
9 9 (5.92%) Desktop Engineer
10 8 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 7 (4.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 6 (3.95%) Technical Support
13 5 (3.29%) IT Support Engineer
13 5 (3.29%) Design Engineer
14 4 (2.63%) Hardware Engineer
14 4 (2.63%) IT Support Analyst
14 4 (2.63%) Desktop Support
14 4 (2.63%) Office 365 Engineer
14 4 (2.63%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.26%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.32%) .NET
3 1 (0.66%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.92%) Blackberry
2 4 (2.63%) User Experience
3 3 (1.97%) iPhone
3 3 (1.97%) Smartphone
3 3 (1.97%) Client/Server
3 3 (1.97%) Replication
4 2 (1.32%) NHS
4 2 (1.32%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.32%) CMDB
4 2 (1.32%) PKI
5 1 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.66%) Clustering
5 1 (0.66%) DTV
5 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.66%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 152 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (25.66%) Windows XP
3 20 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 18 (11.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.97%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.32%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.66%) UNIX
9 1 (0.66%) Linux
9 1 (0.66%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (26.32%) ITIL
2 28 (18.42%) Migration
3 18 (11.84%) Service Management
4 10 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (4.61%) Configuration Management
6 5 (3.29%) ITSM
6 5 (3.29%) Problem Management
6 5 (3.29%) Time Management
7 4 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (2.63%) Incident Management
7 4 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (2.63%) Application Discovery
8 3 (1.97%) Server Hardening
8 3 (1.97%) Change Management
8 3 (1.97%) Project Management
8 3 (1.97%) PRINCE2
8 3 (1.97%) Software Engineering
8 3 (1.97%) Software Deployment
9 2 (1.32%) Data Migration
9 2 (1.32%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.24%) SQL
2 5 (3.29%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.63%) C
4 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (8.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.95%) MCP
3 5 (3.29%) A+ Certification
3 5 (3.29%) MCDST
4 4 (2.63%) MCSE
4 4 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.63%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (1.97%) CCNA
5 3 (1.97%) MOS
5 3 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.32%) Server+ Certification
6 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.32%) MCSA
6 2 (1.32%) MCITP
7 1 (0.66%) HP ASE
7 1 (0.66%) HND
7 1 (0.66%) ISEB
7 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.89%) SLA
2 5 (3.29%) QA
System Software
1 79 (51.97%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.97%) ISA Server
4 3 (1.97%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.97%) XenApp
5 2 (1.32%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.32%) UAG
6 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.66%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (14.47%) SCCM
2 4 (2.63%) Backup Exec
2 4 (2.63%) WSUS
3 2 (1.32%) Unicenter
3 2 (1.32%) SCOM
3 2 (1.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.66%) DatAdvantage
4 1 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.66%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.66%) OpenView
Vendors
1 67 (44.08%) Microsoft
2 20 (13.16%) Citrix
3 16 (10.53%) VMware
4 9 (5.92%) HP
5 3 (1.97%) Cisco
5 3 (1.97%) Remedy
6 2 (1.32%) Computacenter
6 2 (1.32%) LANDesk
6 2 (1.32%) Kaspersky
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle
6 2 (1.32%) Apple
6 2 (1.32%) Sage
6 2 (1.32%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.32%) CA
6 2 (1.32%) NetApp
6 2 (1.32%) Peregrine
7 1 (0.66%) Lotus
7 1 (0.66%) Juniper
7 1 (0.66%) SAP
7 1 (0.66%) IBM
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