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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 72 47 60
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +13
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 59 106 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.43% 3.43% 2.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.11% 16.08% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 42 30
Median daily rate £150 £120 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -35.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £105 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £349 £301
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £188
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 40 25
Median hourly rate £14.69 £13.75 £11.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.27 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £22.30 £16.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
487 659 601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.08% 21.31% 23.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 376 322
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 87 81
Median hourly rate £14.57 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.03% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -4 35 £148 +22.91% 16
South Yorkshire -10 14 £310 +77.14% 2
North Yorkshire -2 9 £118 -60.83% 3
East Yorkshire +5 1 - -
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (68.47%) Active Directory
3 45 (40.54%) Microsoft
3 45 (40.54%) ITIL
4 43 (38.74%) MS Office
5 29 (26.13%) SCCM
6 24 (21.62%) Problem Management
6 24 (21.62%) Finance
7 21 (18.92%) Windows XP
7 21 (18.92%) Windows 10
8 20 (18.02%) Blackberry
8 20 (18.02%) Legal
9 19 (17.12%) ITSM
9 19 (17.12%) iPhone
10 18 (16.22%) iPad
10 18 (16.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 17 (15.32%) Migration
12 15 (13.51%) Windows Server
13 14 (12.61%) MS Excel
14 13 (11.71%) VMware
15 12 (10.81%) MS Exchange
16 11 (9.91%) LAN
16 11 (9.91%) WAN
17 10 (9.01%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (9.01%) Windows Server 2012
18 9 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
18 9 (8.11%) Security Cleared
18 9 (8.11%) Service Management
18 9 (8.11%) SLA
18 9 (8.11%) Internet

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 18 (16.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 12 (10.81%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.50%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.60%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.80%) IIS
7 2 (1.80%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.80%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.80%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.90%) Moodle
8 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (38.74%) MS Office
2 14 (12.61%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.91%) LAN
1 11 (9.91%) WAN
2 9 (8.11%) Internet
3 6 (5.41%) SAN
4 3 (2.70%) VoIP
5 2 (1.80%) DHCP
5 2 (1.80%) DNS
5 2 (1.80%) Intranet
5 2 (1.80%) SMS
6 1 (0.90%) Broadband
6 1 (0.90%) FTP
6 1 (0.90%) NAS
6 1 (0.90%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.90%) SMTP
6 1 (0.90%) SSH
6 1 (0.90%) SSL
6 1 (0.90%) VPN
6 1 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.31%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.70%) MS Access
2 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.80%) MySQL
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 24 (21.62%) Finance
2 20 (18.02%) Legal
3 2 (1.80%) Banking
3 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.90%) Back Office
4 1 (0.90%) French Language
4 1 (0.90%) Games
4 1 (0.90%) German Language
4 1 (0.90%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.90%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (39.64%) Analyst
2 33 (29.73%) Service Analyst
2 33 (29.73%) Service Desk Analyst
3 29 (26.13%) 2nd Line Support
3 29 (26.13%) Desktop Support
4 24 (21.62%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 17 (15.32%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 16 (14.41%) Active Directory Support
7 15 (13.51%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 15 (13.51%) Support Engineer
8 14 (12.61%) Support Analyst
9 11 (9.91%) Desktop Engineer
9 11 (9.91%) Exchange Support
9 11 (9.91%) IT Support
10 10 (9.01%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 9 (8.11%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
11 9 (8.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
11 9 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 8 (7.21%) Service Desk Support
12 8 (7.21%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.41%) .NET
2 3 (2.70%) Web Services
3 1 (0.90%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.02%) Blackberry
2 19 (17.12%) iPhone
3 18 (16.22%) iPad
4 8 (7.21%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.80%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.80%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.80%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.90%) Clustering
6 1 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.90%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 111 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (18.92%) Windows 10
2 21 (18.92%) Windows XP
3 15 (13.51%) Windows Server
4 10 (9.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (6.31%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.70%) Linux
7 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.90%) Android
9 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.90%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.90%) Unix
9 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (40.54%) ITIL
2 24 (21.62%) Problem Management
3 19 (17.12%) ITSM
4 17 (15.32%) Migration
5 9 (8.11%) Service Management
6 6 (5.41%) Data Migration
6 6 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (5.41%) Time Management
7 5 (4.50%) Patch Management
8 4 (3.60%) Project Management
9 3 (2.70%) Data Analysis
9 3 (2.70%) Service Delivery
10 2 (1.80%) Application Packaging
10 2 (1.80%) Change Control
10 2 (1.80%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (1.80%) SOA
10 2 (1.80%) Software Licensing
11 1 (0.90%) Business Analytics
11 1 (0.90%) Data Protection
11 1 (0.90%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.50%) Java
2 2 (1.80%) C
2 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
2 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
2 2 (1.80%) SQL
3 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.31%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (6.31%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.80%) DBS Check
4 2 (1.80%) Degree
4 2 (1.80%) MCDST
4 2 (1.80%) MCP
4 2 (1.80%) OCP
4 2 (1.80%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 76 (68.47%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.60%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.70%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.80%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (26.13%) SCCM
2 3 (2.70%) SCOM
3 2 (1.80%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.90%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.90%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.90%) Opsview
4 1 (0.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.71%) VMware
3 7 (6.31%) Citrix
4 6 (5.41%) NetApp
5 3 (2.70%) Cisco
5 3 (2.70%) Oracle
6 2 (1.80%) Apple
6 2 (1.80%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.80%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.80%) Symantec
7 1 (0.90%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.90%) CommVault
7 1 (0.90%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (0.90%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.90%) Kaspersky
7 1 (0.90%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.90%) Sage
7 1 (0.90%) Veeam
7 1 (0.90%) Vignette
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