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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
South West / Bristol
Rank 39 31 40
Rank change year-on-year -8 +9  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 29 42 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.55% 4.64% 3.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.97% 21.65% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 16
Median daily rate £263 £268 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.86% +18.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £113 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £374 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £215 £200
% change year-on-year -16.18% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 10
Median hourly rate £10.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -6.66% +11.11%  

Windows 7 is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 132 194 144
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 16.18% 21.44% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 129 87
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £235 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 20
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +13.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.00 £8.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £49.55 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Bristol

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (70.91%) Active Directory
3 34 (61.82%) MS Office
3 34 (61.82%) Microsoft
4 26 (47.27%) SCCM
5 20 (36.36%) Finance
6 19 (34.55%) Citrix
7 18 (32.73%) Incident Management
7 18 (32.73%) Office 365
8 17 (30.91%) Fat Client
8 17 (30.91%) Thin Client
8 17 (30.91%) MS Excel
8 17 (30.91%) Microsoft App-V
8 17 (30.91%) AppSense
9 16 (29.09%) DNS
10 14 (25.45%) VPN
10 14 (25.45%) VMware
10 14 (25.45%) XenApp
10 14 (25.45%) XenDesktop
11 13 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (23.64%) VMware ESX
11 13 (23.64%) Wyse
12 12 (21.82%) ITIL
13 11 (20.00%) Windows 10
14 10 (18.18%) Dell
14 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (16.36%) DHCP
15 9 (16.36%) Skype for Business
16 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (14.55%) BitLocker

Windows 7
Top Related 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 9 (16.36%) Skype for Business
2 4 (7.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (61.82%) MS Office
2 17 (30.91%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.64%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 18 (32.73%) Office 365
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.09%) DNS
2 14 (25.45%) VPN
3 9 (16.36%) DHCP
4 7 (12.73%) Wireless
5 6 (10.91%) WAN
6 5 (9.09%) Firewall
7 4 (7.27%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (5.45%) LAN
9 2 (3.64%) Broadband
9 2 (3.64%) Ethernet
9 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.82%) SAN
General
1 20 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Analyst
2 11 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 11 (20.00%) Citrix Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 7 (12.73%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Service Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) IT Support
6 5 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Desktop Support
6 5 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
6 5 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Active Directory Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Desktop Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) Fat Client
1 17 (30.91%) Thin Client
2 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.73%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (10.91%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.45%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.45%) RSA SecurID
5 3 (5.45%) Smartphone
6 2 (3.64%) CMDB
6 2 (3.64%) Digital Signage
7 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.82%) iPad
7 1 (1.82%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 8 (14.55%) Windows Server
3 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.27%) Android
6 3 (5.45%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) Incident Management
2 12 (21.82%) ITIL
3 6 (10.91%) Application Virtualisation
3 6 (10.91%) Migration
4 5 (9.09%) Application Packaging
4 5 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 3 (5.45%) Asset Management
5 3 (5.45%) Change Management
5 3 (5.45%) ITIL V3
5 3 (5.45%) ITSM
5 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.64%) Software Deployment
6 2 (3.64%) Software Distribution
7 1 (1.82%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.82%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.82%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
1 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) MCDST
2 1 (1.82%) MCITP
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.82%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (70.91%) Active Directory
2 17 (30.91%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (25.45%) XenApp
3 14 (25.45%) XenDesktop
4 13 (23.64%) VMware ESX
4 13 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (14.55%) BitLocker
5 8 (14.55%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (5.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 26 (47.27%) SCCM
2 8 (14.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 34 (61.82%) Microsoft
2 19 (34.55%) Citrix
3 17 (30.91%) AppSense
4 14 (25.45%) VMware
5 13 (23.64%) Wyse
6 10 (18.18%) Dell
7 8 (14.55%) Symantec
8 6 (10.91%) CA
8 6 (10.91%) Cisco
9 5 (9.09%) HP
10 4 (7.27%) Apple
10 4 (7.27%) CheckPoint
10 4 (7.27%) Xerox
11 3 (5.45%) Remedy
11 3 (5.45%) Toshiba
12 2 (3.64%) Polycom
12 2 (3.64%) Samsung
13 1 (1.82%) EMC
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