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 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 38 36 61
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +25
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 91 98 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.78% 4.39% 3.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.35% 16.01% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 33 28
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£160 £215 £271
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.58% -20.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £111 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £402 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £275 £263
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 17 12
Average hourly rate £13.20 £12.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.42 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £79.50 £13.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -7.53%
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
496 612 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.62% 27.39% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 299 236
Average daily rate £300 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 68 48
Average hourly rate £13.98 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.51% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.14 £10.00 £10.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014.

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 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
West Yorkshire -10 48 £163 -30.10% 18
South Yorkshire +4 21 £110 -37.14% 1
North Yorkshire +19 14 £225 -
East Yorkshire +1 6 £235 - 1
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 170 (100.00%) Windows
2 70 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 68 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 55 (32.35%) Windows XP
5 40 (23.53%) SCCM
6 39 (22.94%) MS Excel
7 32 (18.82%) MS Office
8 30 (17.65%) Migration
9 24 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (12.94%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (11.76%) MS Exchange
12 15 (8.82%) PowerShell
12 15 (8.82%) Windows 8
13 13 (7.65%) Service Management
13 13 (7.65%) ITIL
13 13 (7.65%) HP
13 13 (7.65%) Citrix
14 12 (7.06%) Security Cleared
14 12 (7.06%) Incident Management
14 12 (7.06%) VMware
14 12 (7.06%) Microsoft App-V
15 11 (6.47%) Blackberry
15 11 (6.47%) LAN
15 11 (6.47%) SharePoint
15 11 (6.47%) SC Cleared
15 11 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2010
16 10 (5.88%) Application Packaging
16 10 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
16 10 (5.88%) NHS
17 9 (5.29%) Finance

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 20 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.47%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.35%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.76%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 1 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 39 (22.94%) MS Excel
2 32 (18.82%) MS Office
3 4 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.59%) MS Project
4 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.47%) LAN
2 8 (4.71%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.71%) DNS
3 7 (4.12%) DHCP
4 5 (2.94%) Internet
5 4 (2.35%) WAN
5 4 (2.35%) SAN
6 3 (1.76%) Wireless
7 2 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.18%) 3G
7 2 (1.18%) Intranet
7 2 (1.18%) VoIP
8 1 (0.59%) VPN
8 1 (0.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (3.53%) InstallShield
2 4 (2.35%) AdminStudio
2 4 (2.35%) Selenium
2 4 (2.35%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.76%) MSI
General
1 9 (5.29%) Finance
2 4 (2.35%) Banking
3 2 (1.18%) Mandarin Language
3 2 (1.18%) Cantonese Language
3 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.18%) Publishing
4 1 (0.59%) Legal
4 1 (0.59%) French Language
4 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (21.18%) Analyst
2 25 (14.71%) Support Engineer
3 21 (12.35%) Desktop Support
4 20 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
5 19 (11.18%) Service Desk Analyst
5 19 (11.18%) Service Analyst
6 15 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 15 (8.82%) Deployment Engineer
6 15 (8.82%) Rollout Engineer
7 14 (8.24%) Support Analyst
8 13 (7.65%) IT Support
9 9 (5.29%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (4.12%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (4.12%) Administrator
11 6 (3.53%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 6 (3.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 6 (3.53%) Desktop Analyst
12 4 (2.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 4 (2.35%) Build Engineer
12 4 (2.35%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.88%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.18%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.47%) Blackberry
2 10 (5.88%) NHS
3 1 (0.59%) Thin Client
3 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.59%) Fat Client
3 1 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 170 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (32.35%) Windows XP
3 24 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (12.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (8.82%) Windows 8
6 7 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.76%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.18%) Windows Phone
8 2 (1.18%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.59%) UNIX
9 1 (0.59%) Linux
9 1 (0.59%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (17.65%) Migration
2 13 (7.65%) ITIL
2 13 (7.65%) Service Management
3 12 (7.06%) Incident Management
4 7 (4.12%) Project Management
4 7 (4.12%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (3.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (2.94%) Time Management
6 5 (2.94%) Problem Management
6 5 (2.94%) Validation
7 4 (2.35%) Change Management
7 4 (2.35%) Automated Testing
7 4 (2.35%) Software Testing
7 4 (2.35%) Scrum
7 4 (2.35%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (2.35%) TDD
7 4 (2.35%) BDD
7 4 (2.35%) Test Scripting
7 4 (2.35%) Manual Testing
7 4 (2.35%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.82%) PowerShell
2 5 (2.94%) VBScript
3 4 (2.35%) Java
4 3 (1.76%) C
5 2 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (7.06%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.47%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.76%) MCITP
4 3 (1.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.76%) CCNA
4 3 (1.76%) CCA
4 3 (1.76%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (1.76%) CCEA
4 3 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.18%) ISEB
5 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.59%) Degree
6 1 (0.59%) MCP
6 1 (0.59%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.53%) SLA
2 4 (2.35%) QA
3 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 68 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.06%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (3.53%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.53%) XenDesktop
4 5 (2.94%) XenApp
4 5 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.76%) XenServer
5 3 (1.76%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.18%) UAG
7 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 40 (23.53%) SCCM
2 3 (1.76%) SCOM
2 3 (1.76%) SCOrch
2 3 (1.76%) Unicenter
2 3 (1.76%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.59%) WSUS
4 1 (0.59%) ZENworks
4 1 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 70 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.65%) HP
2 13 (7.65%) Citrix
3 12 (7.06%) VMware
4 8 (4.71%) Remedy
5 5 (2.94%) Sophos
5 5 (2.94%) Symantec
5 5 (2.94%) Dell
6 4 (2.35%) Lotus
7 3 (1.76%) Apple
7 3 (1.76%) CA
7 3 (1.76%) Cisco
7 3 (1.76%) Wyse
7 3 (1.76%) AppSense
8 2 (1.18%) Meru Networks
8 2 (1.18%) EMC
8 2 (1.18%) NetApp
8 2 (1.18%) Juniper
9 1 (0.59%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.59%) Novell
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