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 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 37 50
Rank change year-on-year -19 +13  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 20 33 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.36% 3.86% 2.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.51% 18.64% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 12
Bristol median daily rate £175 £313 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.00% +123.21%  
10th Percentile £155 £123 £111
90th Percentile £298 £428 £280
South West median daily rate £225 £205 £178
% change year-on-year +9.75% +15.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Bristol median hourly rate £15.25 £14.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.92% -8.19%  
10th Percentile £14.13 £13.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £16.38 £14.50 £18.88
South West median hourly rate £16.25 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +16.07% -15.15%  

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 148 177 179
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 17.45% 20.68% 19.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 285 324
Bristol median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
10th Percentile £175 £165 £128
90th Percentile £483 £538 £475
South West median daily rate £371 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -1.06% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 26
Bristol median hourly rate £15.25 £12.88 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.44% -15.57%  
10th Percentile £14.13 £11.10 £12.50
90th Percentile £34.00 £43.00 £20.25
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +163.33% -14.28%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 22 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (27.27%) SCCM
5 10 (22.73%) Incident Management
5 10 (22.73%) Office 365
5 10 (22.73%) Citrix
5 10 (22.73%) ITIL
6 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
7 8 (18.18%) Software Deployment
7 8 (18.18%) Windows 10
7 8 (18.18%) Dell
8 7 (15.91%) Migration
8 7 (15.91%) VMware
8 7 (15.91%) DNS
9 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (13.64%) Fat Client
9 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (13.64%) XenApp
9 6 (13.64%) XenDesktop
9 6 (13.64%) Thin Client
9 6 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (13.64%) AppSense
9 6 (13.64%) Wyse
9 6 (13.64%) Finance
10 5 (11.36%) VPN
10 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
10 5 (11.36%) Wireless

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 4 (9.09%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.73%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) DNS
2 5 (11.36%) VPN
2 5 (11.36%) Wireless
3 4 (9.09%) DHCP
3 4 (9.09%) WAN
4 2 (4.55%) Broadband
4 2 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.27%) Firewall
5 1 (2.27%) LAN
5 1 (2.27%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) AdminStudio
1 1 (2.27%) MSI
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Law
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Support Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) Desktop Support
4 7 (15.91%) Deployment Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Citrix Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Desktop Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) IT Support
6 5 (11.36%) Software Deployment Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (9.09%) IT Trainer
7 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Trainer
7 4 (9.09%) Service Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Software Support Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Trainer
8 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (13.64%) Fat Client
1 6 (13.64%) Thin Client
2 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (6.82%) RSA SecurID
3 3 (6.82%) Smartphone
4 2 (4.55%) iPhone
5 1 (2.27%) CMDB
5 1 (2.27%) Digital Signage
5 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows 10
3 4 (9.09%) Android
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) Linux
6 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Incident Management
1 10 (22.73%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Software Deployment
3 7 (15.91%) Migration
4 3 (6.82%) Asset Management
4 3 (6.82%) Break/Fix
4 3 (6.82%) Change Management
4 3 (6.82%) ITIL V3
4 3 (6.82%) ITSM
4 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.55%) Application Packaging
5 2 (4.55%) Application Virtualisation
5 2 (4.55%) Hardware Maintenance
5 2 (4.55%) Performance Management
5 2 (4.55%) Software Distribution
6 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.27%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.27%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.27%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (13.64%) XenApp
2 6 (13.64%) XenDesktop
3 4 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (6.82%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.27%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) SCCM
2 3 (6.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.73%) Citrix
3 8 (18.18%) Dell
4 7 (15.91%) VMware
5 6 (13.64%) AppSense
5 6 (13.64%) Wyse
6 3 (6.82%) Apple
6 3 (6.82%) HP
6 3 (6.82%) Remedy
6 3 (6.82%) Symantec
6 3 (6.82%) Toshiba
7 2 (4.55%) CA
7 2 (4.55%) Cisco
7 2 (4.55%) Xerox
8 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.27%) EMC
8 1 (2.27%) Polycom
8 1 (2.27%) Samsung
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