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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 21 35 33
Rank change year-on-year +14 -2  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 9 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 4.97% 1.42% 3.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.43% 5.26% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £125 £115 £133
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.69% -13.20%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £215 £200
% change year-on-year -16.08% +7.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £11.50 - £13.00
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 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 42 57 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 23.20% 26.89% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 35 33
Median daily rate £338 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 5
Median hourly rate £12.75 £13.81 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.67% +6.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.99 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £30.99 £13.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 March 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 4 £125 -3.84% 1
Skipton - 3 - -
Middlesbrough - 2 - -
Windows 7
Yorkshire

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (60.00%) SCCM
4 8 (53.33%) ITIL
5 7 (46.67%) Windows 10
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) MS Office
8 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (20.00%) Citrix
8 3 (20.00%) Smartphone
9 2 (13.33%) Patch Management
9 2 (13.33%) Lotus
9 2 (13.33%) VPN
9 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
9 2 (13.33%) .NET
9 2 (13.33%) Java
10 1 (6.67%) VBScript
10 1 (6.67%) VB
10 1 (6.67%) DNA
10 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
10 1 (6.67%) SMS
10 1 (6.67%) MSI
10 1 (6.67%) Intel
10 1 (6.67%) Migration
10 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
10 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
10 1 (6.67%) iPad
10 1 (6.67%) Wise Package Studio
10 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows 7
Top Related 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 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MSI
1 1 (6.67%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 5 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 5 (33.33%) Exchange Support
2 3 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows 10
3 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
3 1 (6.67%) DNA
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Lotus
4 1 (6.67%) Intel