Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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 > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 66 49
Rank change year-on-year +12 -17 -21
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 14 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.71% 1.69% 2.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.57% 8.30% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 9
South Yorkshire median daily rate £113 £380 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -70.39% +204.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £97 £116 £97
90th Percentile £140 £475 £183
Yorkshire median daily rate £125 £175 £130
% change year-on-year -28.57% +34.62% -25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 18
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.00 £21.50 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.84% +42.10% +14.19%
10th Percentile £9.23 £13.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £12.20 £127.50 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £14.63 £15.00
% change year-on-year -17.95% -2.50% +25.00%

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 185 241 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 22.59% 20.32% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 167 120
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% +20.48%
10th Percentile £253 £258 £120
90th Percentile £615 £575 £514
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 43
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.86% +40.00% -10.63%
10th Percentile £10.67 £10.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £26.35 £37.25 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.48 £12.50
% change year-on-year -10.22% +15.84% -3.85%

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 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
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 20 November 2017. 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 +19 12 £95 -78.89%
Doncaster -3 2 £130 +1.96%
Windows 7
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Blackberry
4 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 6 (42.86%) VPN
5 5 (35.71%) IBM Notes
5 5 (35.71%) Lotus
5 5 (35.71%) Mac OS
5 5 (35.71%) Android
6 4 (28.57%) Coaching
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) BYOD
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco
6 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (21.43%) Banking
7 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (14.29%) Bomgar
8 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (14.29%) WebEx
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (14.29%) DNS

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 5 (35.71%) IBM Notes
2 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (14.29%) Acrobat
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (7.14%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) VPN
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (14.29%) WebEx
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
4 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) SMTP
4 1 (7.14%) VLAN
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Deskside Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Blackberry
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) BYOD
3 2 (14.29%) PDA
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Android
2 5 (35.71%) Mac OS
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
5 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 2 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
3 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (7.14%) Terminal Server
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) DameWare
1 2 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (7.14%) EdgeSight
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) Lotus
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) Adobe
5 2 (14.29%) Bomgar
5 2 (14.29%) Remedy
6 1 (7.14%) Apple
6 1 (7.14%) AppSense
6 1 (7.14%) Bloomberg
6 1 (7.14%) Reuters
6 1 (7.14%) Veeam
6 1 (7.14%) VMware