Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 55 66
Rank change year-on-year +14 +11 -17
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 36 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.01% 1.71% 1.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.48% 7.57% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 2 8
South Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £113 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +166.67% -70.39% +204.00%
10th Percentile £145 £97 £116
90th Percentile £419 £140 £475
Yorkshire median daily rate £250 £125 £175
% change year-on-year +100.00% -28.57% +34.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 11
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.75 £11.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.91% -48.84% +42.10%
10th Percentile £9.43 £9.23 £13.00
90th Percentile £41.50 £12.20 £127.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 £14.63
% change year-on-year +8.33% -17.95% -2.50%

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 206 185 245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 22.94% 22.59% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 117 167
South Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £261 £253 £258
90th Percentile £525 £615 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £390 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 31
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -35.71% +68.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.67 £10.50
90th Percentile £55.84 £26.35 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.33 £13.00 £14.49
% change year-on-year +10.25% -10.28% +15.92%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +10 24 £300 +215.79% 2
Doncaster +4 8 £140 +7.69% 3
Windows 7
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (80.56%) Active Directory
3 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 20 (55.56%) SCCM
5 18 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 18 (50.00%) VB
6 16 (44.44%) ITIL
7 15 (41.67%) Windows 10
7 15 (41.67%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (27.78%) Dell
9 9 (25.00%) Intel
10 6 (16.67%) Japanese Language
10 6 (16.67%) Process Improvement
11 4 (11.11%) Office 365
11 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
11 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
11 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
12 3 (8.33%) Finance
12 3 (8.33%) Migration
12 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
12 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
12 3 (8.33%) Sophos
12 3 (8.33%) Project Management
12 3 (8.33%) VPN
12 3 (8.33%) SQL
12 3 (8.33%) Veeam
13 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
13 2 (5.56%) Application Virtualisation

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 2 (5.56%) IBM Notes
1 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) VPN
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (16.67%) Japanese Language
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (11.11%) Desktop Support
2 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Specialist
3 3 (8.33%) Analyst
3 3 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (5.56%) Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Rollout Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Rollout Project Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Windows 10
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) AIX
5 2 (5.56%) Unix
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 3 (8.33%) Migration
4 3 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Application Virtualisation
5 2 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (5.56%) Service Management
5 2 (5.56%) Time Management
6 1 (2.78%) Coaching
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 18 (50.00%) VB
2 3 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 29 (80.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (55.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) Dell
3 9 (25.00%) Intel
4 3 (8.33%) Sophos
4 3 (8.33%) Veeam
5 2 (5.56%) Cognos
5 2 (5.56%) Lotus
6 1 (2.78%) Apple
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix
6 1 (2.78%) NetApp
6 1 (2.78%) VMware