Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 52 46
Rank change year-on-year +13 -6 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 67 49 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.89% 3.05% 3.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.71% 21.03% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 37
Bristol median daily rate £170 £263 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.24% +5.00% +66.67%
10th Percentile £123 £123 £106
90th Percentile £300 £338 £380
South West median daily rate £238 £175 £200
% change year-on-year +35.71% -12.50% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 8
Bristol median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -4.13% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £9.80 £13.53
90th Percentile £18.75 £78.83 £16.71
South West median hourly rate £15.48 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +10.54% -3.45% +3.57%

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 340 233 328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.76% 14.48% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 141 215
Bristol median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £145 £156 £150
90th Percentile £521 £538 £438
South West median daily rate £378 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.86% - -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 26 31
Bristol median hourly rate £15.50 £18.04 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.08% -5.05% +22.58%
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.38 £13.75
90th Percentile £20.75 £51.25 £52.25
South West median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% -36.36% +57.14%

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 19 April 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 19 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 7 in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (59.70%) Active Directory
3 27 (40.30%) Windows 10
4 20 (29.85%) Microsoft Office
5 17 (25.37%) Windows Server
6 16 (23.88%) ITIL
7 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
8 13 (19.40%) Law
9 12 (17.91%) Finance
10 11 (16.42%) SCCM
10 11 (16.42%) HP
10 11 (16.42%) SLA
11 10 (14.93%) Legal
11 10 (14.93%) Blackberry
11 10 (14.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (13.43%) SC Cleared
12 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
12 9 (13.43%) iPhone
12 9 (13.43%) Windows 8
12 9 (13.43%) Service Desk Management
12 9 (13.43%) Ticket Management
13 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (10.45%) DNS
14 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (8.96%) Office 365
15 6 (8.96%) LAN
15 6 (8.96%) WAN
15 6 (8.96%) Windows Vista
16 5 (7.46%) Windows XP
16 5 (7.46%) Citrix

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 10 (14.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (29.85%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.48%) Houdini
2 3 (4.48%) Maya
2 3 (4.48%) NUKE
2 3 (4.48%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Office 365
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) DNS
2 6 (8.96%) LAN
2 6 (8.96%) WAN
3 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.97%) VPN
4 3 (4.48%) Firewall
5 2 (2.99%) DHCP
5 2 (2.99%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.99%) Internet
5 2 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.49%) MPLS
6 1 (1.49%) Skype
6 1 (1.49%) Wireless
General
1 13 (19.40%) Law
2 12 (17.91%) Finance
3 10 (14.93%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (37.31%) Support Engineer
2 17 (25.37%) Desktop Support
3 15 (22.39%) Analyst
4 14 (20.90%) IT Support
5 13 (19.40%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (19.40%) Desktop Engineer
6 12 (17.91%) Service Analyst
6 12 (17.91%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (14.93%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 9 (13.43%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (13.43%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (13.43%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (13.43%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (10.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 7 (10.45%) IT Engineer
9 7 (10.45%) IT Support Engineer
10 6 (8.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (7.46%) Administrator
11 5 (7.46%) Systems Administrator
12 4 (5.97%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Blackberry
2 9 (13.43%) iPhone
3 4 (5.97%) Smartphone
4 3 (4.48%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.99%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.49%) Animation
6 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.49%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.49%) iPad
6 1 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 67 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (40.30%) Windows 10
3 17 (25.37%) Windows Server
4 9 (13.43%) Windows 8
5 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (8.96%) Windows Vista
8 5 (7.46%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.48%) CentOS
9 3 (4.48%) Linux
9 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.99%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) ITIL
2 9 (13.43%) Service Desk Management
2 9 (13.43%) Ticket Management
3 5 (7.46%) Migration
3 5 (7.46%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (4.48%) Break/Fix
4 3 (4.48%) Document Management
4 3 (4.48%) Security Monitoring
4 3 (4.48%) Time Management
5 2 (2.99%) ITIL V3
5 2 (2.99%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (2.99%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (2.99%) Security Patching
5 2 (2.99%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (1.49%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.49%) Build Automation
6 1 (1.49%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.49%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.99%) Python
1 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
1 2 (2.99%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) SC Cleared
1 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.49%) CCNA
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.49%) Degree
3 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.49%) MCDST
3 1 (1.49%) MCSA
3 1 (1.49%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.42%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (59.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.48%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.48%) NFS
2 3 (4.48%) Samba
3 2 (2.99%) Firmware
3 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.99%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.99%) XenServer
4 1 (1.49%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (16.42%) SCCM
2 3 (4.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (4.48%) WSUS
3 2 (2.99%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.49%) OfficeScan
4 1 (1.49%) SCOM
4 1 (1.49%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.42%) HP
3 5 (7.46%) Citrix
4 4 (5.97%) Cisco
4 4 (5.97%) VMware
5 3 (4.48%) Apple
5 3 (4.48%) Hummingbird
5 3 (4.48%) iManage
5 3 (4.48%) McAfee
5 3 (4.48%) Meridio
5 3 (4.48%) OpenText
5 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.99%) Ivanti
6 2 (2.99%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.99%) Veeam
7 1 (1.49%) BT