Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Windows 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 7 over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows 7
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 44 42
Rank change year-on-year -20 -2 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 58 66 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.94% 3.89% 4.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.95% 19.58% 25.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 41 27
Bristol median daily rate £180 £215 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.28% +65.38% -5.45%
10th Percentile £137 £120 £120
90th Percentile £338 £338 £350
South West median daily rate £250 £150 £155
% change year-on-year +66.67% -3.23% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 25
Bristol median hourly rate £13.00 £15.26 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.81% -4.63% +28.00%
10th Percentile £11.13 £12.90 £11.20
90th Percentile £19.81 £80.55 £23.75
South West median hourly rate £13.11 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.39% -9.68% -1.59%

Windows 7 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 388 337 311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.64% 19.85% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 232 194
Bristol median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% -
10th Percentile £146 £150 £128
90th Percentile £515 £562 £521
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 39
Bristol median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.58% - +15.79%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.25 £11.70
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.25 £24.00
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.26 £18.75
% change year-on-year +14.68% -18.61% +10.29%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Bristol

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Bristol

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Bristol

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Bristol

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 7 in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (56.90%) Active Directory
3 25 (43.10%) Windows 10
4 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
5 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
6 15 (25.86%) Windows Server
7 14 (24.14%) Security Cleared
8 11 (18.97%) ITIL
9 10 (17.24%) Red Hat
9 10 (17.24%) Linux
9 10 (17.24%) NFS
9 10 (17.24%) Migration
9 10 (17.24%) Samba
9 10 (17.24%) CentOS
9 10 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (17.24%) Linux Command Line
10 9 (15.52%) NUKE
10 9 (15.52%) Maya
10 9 (15.52%) Houdini
10 9 (15.52%) Shell Script
10 9 (15.52%) LAN
10 9 (15.52%) WAN
10 9 (15.52%) Python
10 9 (15.52%) Photoshop
11 8 (13.79%) Animation
11 8 (13.79%) Visual Effects
12 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
12 7 (12.07%) Legal
13 6 (10.34%) Blackberry
13 6 (10.34%) Law

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (8.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (15.52%) Houdini
2 9 (15.52%) Maya
2 9 (15.52%) NUKE
2 9 (15.52%) Photoshop
3 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (8.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Office 365
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.52%) LAN
1 9 (15.52%) WAN
2 3 (5.17%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (5.17%) SAN
2 3 (5.17%) VPN
3 2 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (1.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (12.07%) Legal
2 6 (10.34%) Law
3 3 (5.17%) Finance
4 2 (3.45%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.72%) Back Office
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Support Engineer
2 10 (17.24%) Administrator
2 10 (17.24%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (15.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (15.52%) Desktop Support
4 8 (13.79%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (13.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (12.07%) Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Desktop Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) IT Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) IT Trainer
5 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Trainer
5 7 (12.07%) Trainer
6 6 (10.34%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (8.62%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 5 (8.62%) Service Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Middleware
2 1 (1.72%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (13.79%) Animation
3 6 (10.34%) Blackberry
4 4 (6.90%) iPhone
5 3 (5.17%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.45%) iPad
6 2 (3.45%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 58 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (43.10%) Windows 10
3 15 (25.86%) Windows Server
4 10 (17.24%) CentOS
4 10 (17.24%) Linux
4 10 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (8.62%) Windows 8
6 4 (6.90%) Mac OS
6 4 (6.90%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.45%) Android
8 2 (3.45%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) ITIL
2 10 (17.24%) Migration
3 8 (13.79%) Visual Effects
4 4 (6.90%) Time Management
5 3 (5.17%) Data Migration
5 3 (5.17%) MODAF
5 3 (5.17%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (5.17%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (5.17%) Service Desk Management
5 3 (5.17%) Ticket Management
5 3 (5.17%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.45%) ArchiMate
6 2 (3.45%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.72%) CAD
7 1 (1.72%) Change Management
7 1 (1.72%) Identity Management
7 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.72%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) Python
1 9 (15.52%) Shell Script
2 3 (5.17%) SQL
3 2 (3.45%) C
4 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) CCNA
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.72%) Dell Certification
4 1 (1.72%) MCSA
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (56.90%) Active Directory
2 10 (17.24%) NFS
2 10 (17.24%) Samba
3 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.45%) Firmware
4 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.45%) Xen
5 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.72%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) SCCM
2 2 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.24%) Red Hat
3 5 (8.62%) Citrix
4 3 (5.17%) Cisco
4 3 (5.17%) EMC
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle
4 3 (5.17%) VMware
5 2 (3.45%) IBM
5 2 (3.45%) McAfee
5 2 (3.45%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.72%) Apple
6 1 (1.72%) AppSense
6 1 (1.72%) BT
6 1 (1.72%) Dell
6 1 (1.72%) Veeam