Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 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
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 69 44
Rank change year-on-year -2 -25 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 42 40 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.32% 2.31% 3.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.00% 13.84% 18.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 37
Bristol median daily rate £153 £180 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.48% -42.27% +89.39%
10th Percentile £126 £130 £116
90th Percentile £366 £319 £415
South West median daily rate £210 £208 £212
% change year-on-year +1.20% -2.12% +24.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 6
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £11.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.94% -21.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £11.58 £9.70 £13.25
90th Percentile £21.44 £15.73 £16.06
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -6.67% -1.64%

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 350 289 397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.32% 16.67% 21.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 177 262
Bristol median daily rate £375 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.78% -4.00%
10th Percentile £146 £158 £213
90th Percentile £518 £525 £518
South West median daily rate £375 £363 £363
% change year-on-year +3.31% +0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 25 29
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.90% -4.62%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.53 £11.85
90th Percentile £47.35 £47.65 £52.25
South West median hourly rate £17.80 £17.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +1.71% -6.67% +11.44%

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 15 July 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 15 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 7 in Bristol

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (69.05%) Active Directory
3 20 (47.62%) Windows 10
3 20 (47.62%) Windows Server
4 19 (45.24%) Microsoft Office
5 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 11 (26.19%) HP
8 11 (26.19%) Windows 8
8 11 (26.19%) SCCM
9 8 (19.05%) DNS
9 8 (19.05%) VMware
10 7 (16.67%) Citrix
11 6 (14.29%) Finance
11 6 (14.29%) Law
12 5 (11.90%) Hummingbird
12 5 (11.90%) OpenText
12 5 (11.90%) Document Management
12 5 (11.90%) Meridio
12 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
12 5 (11.90%) Mobile Device Management
12 5 (11.90%) iManage
12 5 (11.90%) XenDesktop
12 5 (11.90%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (11.90%) Smartphone
12 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (9.52%) Office 365
13 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (9.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

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 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) DNS
2 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.52%) DHCP
3 4 (9.52%) Firewall
3 4 (9.52%) LAN
3 4 (9.52%) VPN
3 4 (9.52%) WAN
4 3 (7.14%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.76%) Internet
5 2 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.38%) Wireless
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
1 6 (14.29%) Law
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) 2nd Line Support
2 13 (30.95%) Desktop Support
3 11 (26.19%) Support Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Analyst
5 8 (19.05%) IT Support
6 7 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) Help Desk Support
7 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) Windows Support Analyst
8 4 (9.52%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Citrix Server Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) IT Technician
9 3 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Smartphone
2 2 (4.76%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.76%) iPad
2 2 (4.76%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.38%) iPhone
3 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Windows 10
2 20 (47.62%) Windows Server
3 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (26.19%) Windows 8
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.90%) Document Management
1 5 (11.90%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (9.52%) ITIL
3 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (4.76%) Break/Fix
4 2 (4.76%) Migration
4 2 (4.76%) Time Management
5 1 (2.38%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.38%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.38%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.38%) MCDST
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) MOS
System Software
1 29 (69.05%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.90%) XenDesktop
3 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.14%) XenServer
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (4.76%) XenApp
5 1 (2.38%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (26.19%) SCCM
2 4 (9.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (7.14%) WSUS
4 2 (4.76%) SCOM
5 1 (2.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) HP
3 8 (19.05%) VMware
4 7 (16.67%) Citrix
5 5 (11.90%) Hummingbird
5 5 (11.90%) iManage
5 5 (11.90%) Meridio
5 5 (11.90%) OpenText
6 2 (4.76%) Apple
6 2 (4.76%) Ivanti
6 2 (4.76%) Veeam
6 2 (4.76%) Wyse
7 1 (2.38%) CA
7 1 (2.38%) McAfee
7 1 (2.38%) Symantec