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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 97 78 43
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -35
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 51 78 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.72% 2.44% 3.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.02% 10.58% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 35 38
Median daily rate £175 £145 £155
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £105 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £371 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £220
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 26 32
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.30 £13.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.04% +15.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £17.25 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.27% +1.66%
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
636 737 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.46% 23.09% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 404 275
Median daily rate £375 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 81 64
Median hourly rate £13.70 £13.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% -4.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.50 £28.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -18 37 £188 -10.71% 9
North Yorkshire +1 7 £150 +30.43% 2
South Yorkshire -5 6 £120 -4.00% 4
East Yorkshire -5 1 £150 +25.00% 4
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 96 (100.00%) Windows
2 62 (64.58%) Active Directory
3 46 (47.92%) ITIL
4 36 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 33 (34.38%) MS Office
6 27 (28.13%) Windows XP
7 25 (26.04%) Problem Management
8 23 (23.96%) Blackberry
9 22 (22.92%) Legal
10 21 (21.88%) MS Exchange
11 20 (20.83%) Finance
11 20 (20.83%) Windows Server
12 19 (19.79%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (19.79%) ITSM
13 18 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 18 (18.75%) Windows 10
14 17 (17.71%) iPhone
14 17 (17.71%) iPad
15 16 (16.67%) LAN
15 16 (16.67%) WAN
15 16 (16.67%) VMware
16 14 (14.58%) SCCM
17 13 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (13.54%) Windows Server 2012
18 12 (12.50%) SQL Server
18 12 (12.50%) Citrix
19 11 (11.46%) SAN
19 11 (11.46%) MS Excel
20 10 (10.42%) Migration
21 9 (9.38%) SLA

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 18 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.13%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.04%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 33 (34.38%) MS Office
2 11 (11.46%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.04%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.38%) Office 365
2 1 (1.04%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.67%) LAN
1 16 (16.67%) WAN
2 11 (11.46%) SAN
3 6 (6.25%) Internet
3 6 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.21%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (4.17%) DNS
6 3 (3.13%) DHCP
7 2 (2.08%) Firewall
7 2 (2.08%) Intranet
7 2 (2.08%) VPN
8 1 (1.04%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.04%) NAS
8 1 (1.04%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.04%) VoIP
8 1 (1.04%) WebEx
8 1 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) MSI
General
1 22 (22.92%) Legal
2 20 (20.83%) Finance
3 1 (1.04%) Banking
3 1 (1.04%) Law
3 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (35.42%) Analyst
2 28 (29.17%) Service Analyst
2 28 (29.17%) Service Desk Analyst
3 18 (18.75%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 18 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
3 18 (18.75%) Desktop Support
4 14 (14.58%) Support Engineer
5 13 (13.54%) Windows Engineer
6 12 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
7 11 (11.46%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 10 (10.42%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 10 (10.42%) Exchange Support
8 10 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (9.38%) Support Analyst
10 8 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
10 8 (8.33%) IT Support
11 7 (7.29%) 1st Line Support
12 6 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Engineer
12 6 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 6 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.08%) Web Services
2 1 (1.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.96%) Blackberry
2 17 (17.71%) iPad
2 17 (17.71%) iPhone
3 3 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.04%) Clustering
5 1 (1.04%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.04%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.04%) PDA
5 1 (1.04%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.04%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 96 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (28.13%) Windows XP
3 20 (20.83%) Windows Server
4 19 (19.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (18.75%) Windows 10
6 13 (13.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (6.25%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.13%) Linux
9 3 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.04%) Android
10 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.04%) Solaris
10 1 (1.04%) Unix
10 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.04%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (47.92%) ITIL
2 25 (26.04%) Problem Management
3 19 (19.79%) ITSM
4 10 (10.42%) Migration
5 6 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 4 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.13%) Data Migration
7 3 (3.13%) Service Management
8 2 (2.08%) Change Control
8 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.08%) Project Management
8 2 (2.08%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.08%) Software Deployment
8 2 (2.08%) Software Licensing
9 1 (1.04%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.04%) CRM
9 1 (1.04%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (1.04%) Patch Management
9 1 (1.04%) Resource Allocation
9 1 (1.04%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.21%) C
2 1 (1.04%) Java
2 1 (1.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.17%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.13%) MCP
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) MCDST
4 1 (1.04%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.04%) CITP
4 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.04%) PMBOK
System Software
1 62 (64.58%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.25%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.08%) XenApp
6 1 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.04%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.04%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (14.58%) SCCM
2 2 (2.08%) SCOM
2 2 (2.08%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.04%) Opsview
3 1 (1.04%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.67%) VMware
3 12 (12.50%) Citrix
4 7 (7.29%) NetApp
5 4 (4.17%) Symantec
6 3 (3.13%) Mitel
6 3 (3.13%) Oracle
6 3 (3.13%) Remedy
7 2 (2.08%) CA
7 2 (2.08%) Cisco
7 2 (2.08%) HP
7 2 (2.08%) Intel Security
7 2 (2.08%) Peregrine
8 1 (1.04%) Bomgar
8 1 (1.04%) CommVault
8 1 (1.04%) Google
8 1 (1.04%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.04%) Spiceworks
8 1 (1.04%) Veeam
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