Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South 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 6 months to 16 July 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 59 72
Rank change year-on-year +15 +13 -31
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 37 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.69% 2.23% 0.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.95% 7.93% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 3 6
South Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £165 £201
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -18.01% -26.82%
10th Percentile £105 £152 £109
90th Percentile £422 £173 £469
Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £125 £140
% change year-on-year +140.00% -10.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 2
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -56.44% +102.00%
10th Percentile £11.20 £9.82 £21.93
90th Percentile £80.60 £15.00 £27.58
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £11.63
% change year-on-year +36.36% -5.38% -7.00%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 232 227 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 23.13% 28.16% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 113 213
South Yorkshire median daily rate £411 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.24% -5.56% +56.52%
10th Percentile £230 £158 £281
90th Percentile £540 £570 £638
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £403 £413
% change year-on-year -0.68% -2.36% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 11
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.51 £12.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.31% -43.32% +91.49%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.88 £16.75
90th Percentile £62.67 £15.00 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £13.19
% change year-on-year +16.00% -5.20% +5.48%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in South Yorkshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in South Yorkshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in South Yorkshire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in South Yorkshire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 7 in South Yorkshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +18 28 £310 - 4
Doncaster +2 5 £110 -26.67%
Rotherham - 1 £143 -
Windows 7
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (83.78%) Active Directory
3 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
4 25 (67.57%) SCCM
5 21 (56.76%) VB
5 21 (56.76%) PowerShell
6 19 (51.35%) ITIL
7 16 (43.24%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (37.84%) Windows 10
9 12 (32.43%) Intel
10 11 (29.73%) Dell
11 10 (27.03%) Migration
11 10 (27.03%) Process Improvement
12 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
13 4 (10.81%) Japanese Language
13 4 (10.81%) VPN
14 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
14 3 (8.11%) SQL
14 3 (8.11%) Sophos
14 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
14 3 (8.11%) Veeam
14 3 (8.11%) Finance
14 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
14 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (5.41%) Problem-Solving
15 2 (5.41%) Service Management
15 2 (5.41%) Back Office
15 2 (5.41%) Banking
15 2 (5.41%) Time Management
15 2 (5.41%) Data Migration

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 1 (2.70%) MS Project Server
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) IaaS
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
1 1 (2.70%) OneDrive
1 1 (2.70%) PaaS
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) VPN
2 1 (2.70%) 4G
2 1 (2.70%) IPsec
2 1 (2.70%) MPLS
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) Skype
2 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.81%) Japanese Language
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Back Office
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Technical Specialist
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Specialist
3 5 (13.51%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.41%) Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Deployment Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Wintel Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Rollout Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Wintel Specialist
6 1 (2.70%) Wintel Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.41%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) iPad
3 1 (2.70%) iPhone
3 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Windows 10
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) ITIL
2 10 (27.03%) Migration
2 10 (27.03%) Process Improvement
3 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
3 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
4 2 (5.41%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (5.41%) Project Management
4 2 (5.41%) Service Management
4 2 (5.41%) Time Management
5 1 (2.70%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (2.70%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (2.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (2.70%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) PowerShell
1 21 (56.76%) VB
2 3 (8.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 31 (83.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (67.57%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (70.27%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) Intel
3 11 (29.73%) Dell
4 3 (8.11%) Sophos
4 3 (8.11%) Veeam
5 2 (5.41%) Apple
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) Meraki
6 1 (2.70%) NetApp
6 1 (2.70%) VMware