Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 2018 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 38 41
Rank change year-on-year -18 +3 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 59 67 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.13% 4.20% 4.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.43% 24.54% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 42 30
Bristol median daily rate £169 £215 £203
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.51% +6.17% +44.13%
10th Percentile £112 £120 £105
90th Percentile £300 £338 £352
South West median daily rate £200 £150 £178
% change year-on-year +33.33% -15.49% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 16
Bristol median hourly rate £14.63 £14.63 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -0.85% +18.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £9.85 £11.00
90th Percentile £18.19 £65.23 £16.94
South West median hourly rate £14.63 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +8.33% -10.00% +4.35%

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 359 273 308
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.02% 17.11% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 169 183
Bristol median daily rate £365 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.31% -7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £146 £135 £121
90th Percentile £540 £556 £475
South West median daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year +8.70% -1.43% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 40
Bristol median hourly rate £15.25 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.57% +5.71% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.63 £10.50 £11.73
90th Percentile £20.95 £48.63 £52.25
South West median hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year -7.25% -15.85% +20.59%

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 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 7 in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (57.63%) Active Directory
3 29 (49.15%) Windows 10
4 15 (25.42%) ITIL
5 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Office
5 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
6 11 (18.64%) Blackberry
6 11 (18.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (18.64%) Law
6 11 (18.64%) Legal
6 11 (18.64%) SLA
7 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
7 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
8 9 (15.25%) iPhone
8 9 (15.25%) Service Desk Management
8 9 (15.25%) Ticket Management
8 9 (15.25%) Finance
8 9 (15.25%) Windows Server
9 7 (11.86%) Windows XP
9 7 (11.86%) SCCM
10 6 (10.17%) Windows Vista
10 6 (10.17%) Office 365
10 6 (10.17%) Migration
11 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Excel
11 5 (8.47%) HP
11 5 (8.47%) Citrix
11 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (8.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 5 (8.47%) Time Management
12 4 (6.78%) Windows 8

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 11 (18.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (6.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (5.08%) Houdini
3 3 (5.08%) Maya
3 3 (5.08%) NUKE
3 3 (5.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Office 365
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) LAN
1 4 (6.78%) WAN
2 3 (5.08%) DNS
2 3 (5.08%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (5.08%) SAN
2 3 (5.08%) VPN
3 2 (3.39%) Internet
4 1 (1.69%) MPLS
4 1 (1.69%) Skype
4 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (18.64%) Law
1 11 (18.64%) Legal
2 9 (15.25%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.69%) Back Office
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) Support Engineer
2 15 (25.42%) Desktop Support
3 14 (23.73%) Analyst
4 13 (22.03%) Desktop Engineer
5 12 (20.34%) Service Analyst
5 12 (20.34%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (16.95%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (16.95%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 9 (15.25%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (15.25%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (15.25%) IT Support
7 9 (15.25%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (15.25%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (10.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 6 (10.17%) IT Engineer
8 6 (10.17%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (8.47%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (8.47%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 5 (8.47%) Administrator
9 5 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) Middleware
2 1 (1.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Blackberry
2 9 (15.25%) iPhone
3 3 (5.08%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (5.08%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.39%) iPad
4 2 (3.39%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (3.39%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.69%) Animation
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (49.15%) Windows 10
3 9 (15.25%) Windows Server
4 7 (11.86%) Windows XP
5 6 (10.17%) Windows Vista
6 4 (6.78%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.08%) CentOS
7 3 (5.08%) Linux
7 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.39%) Android
8 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) ITIL
2 9 (15.25%) Service Desk Management
2 9 (15.25%) Ticket Management
3 6 (10.17%) Migration
4 5 (8.47%) Time Management
5 3 (5.08%) Break/Fix
5 3 (5.08%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (5.08%) MODAF
5 3 (5.08%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (5.08%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (5.08%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.39%) ArchiMate
6 2 (3.39%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.39%) Security Patching
7 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.69%) Build Automation
7 1 (1.69%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.69%) Identity Management
7 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) Python
2 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.69%) C
3 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
1 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.08%) Degree
3 1 (1.69%) CCNA
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.69%) MCSA
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.64%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (57.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) NFS
2 3 (5.08%) Samba
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.39%) Firmware
3 2 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.39%) Xen
4 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.69%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) SCCM
2 2 (3.39%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.69%) OfficeScan
3 1 (1.69%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) Citrix
2 5 (8.47%) HP
3 4 (6.78%) Cisco
3 4 (6.78%) VMware
4 3 (5.08%) EMC
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle
4 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.39%) Apple
5 2 (3.39%) IBM
5 2 (3.39%) McAfee
5 2 (3.39%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.69%) BT
6 1 (1.69%) Ivanti
6 1 (1.69%) Veeam