The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 27 27
Rank change year-on-year +17 0  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 15 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 10.87% 2.16% 3.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.46% 11.11% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 4
Median daily rate £125 £101 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% -12.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £78 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £132 £124
UK excluding London median daily rate £158 £188 £195
% change year-on-year -16.00% -3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.50 - £15.44
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.26 - £14.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 - £17.59
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.65 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -10.47% +1.66%  

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 39 36 48
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 28.26% 19.46% 21.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 73 106
Median daily rate £130 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -71.11% +45.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £113 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £985 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 5 27
Median hourly rate £11.50 £13.19 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.81% -4.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.97 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £17.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in North Yorkshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows 7 in North Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in North Yorkshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in North Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in North Yorkshire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 in North Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in North Yorkshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +15 6 £125 - 3
Scarborough - 3 - -
Northallerton - 2 - -
Skipton - 1 - -
Windows 7
Yorkshire

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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
3 12 (50.00%) ITIL
3 12 (50.00%) SCCM
4 11 (45.83%) Windows 10
5 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (16.67%) VMware
8 3 (12.50%) Finance
8 3 (12.50%) NHS
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
8 3 (12.50%) Citrix
8 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
8 3 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (12.50%) Document Management
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (12.50%) Invoice Processing
9 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
9 2 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (8.33%) Smartphone
9 2 (8.33%) Application Packaging
9 2 (8.33%) Workflow
9 2 (8.33%) Time Management
9 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (8.33%) VPN
9 2 (8.33%) Lotus

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MSI
1 1 (4.17%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Active Directory Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Desktop Support
3 6 (25.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (25.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
4 4 (16.67%) Exchange Support
5 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) NHS
2 2 (8.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.17%) iPad
3 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Windows 10
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Document Management
2 3 (12.50%) Invoice Processing
3 2 (8.33%) Application Packaging
3 2 (8.33%) Time Management
3 2 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.17%) DNA
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Security Patching
4 1 (4.17%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.17%) VB
1 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) BitLocker
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (8.33%) Lotus
5 1 (4.17%) Intel