Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 52 70
Rank change year-on-year +20 +18 -19
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 42 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.81% 2.33% 1.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.70% 9.14% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 3 6
South Yorkshire median daily rate £310 £130 £191
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +138.46% -32.03% +36.61%
10th Percentile £129 £99 £109
90th Percentile £425 £149 £469
Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £125 £175
% change year-on-year +140.00% -28.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 7
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.25 £11.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.36% -51.11% +38.89%
10th Percentile £10.00 £8.79 £15.70
90th Percentile £56.00 £12.10 £127.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £14.63
% change year-on-year +18.18% -24.79% -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 185 186 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 21.19% 25.51% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 98 177
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -15.00% +61.29%
10th Percentile £243 £140 £270
90th Percentile £525 £615 £638
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 24
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £12.13 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.34% -46.11% +50.00%
10th Percentile £10.53 £8.79 £12.30
90th Percentile £62.75 £14.80 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.07 £12.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +12.54% -13.79% +11.54%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +13 29 £310 +226.32% 1
Doncaster +5 8 £140 - 3
Rotherham - 1 £143 -
Windows 7
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (80.95%) Active Directory
3 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
4 26 (61.90%) SCCM
5 23 (54.76%) PowerShell
5 23 (54.76%) VB
6 22 (52.38%) ITIL
7 18 (42.86%) Self-Motivation
8 16 (38.10%) Windows 10
9 13 (30.95%) Intel
10 12 (28.57%) Dell
11 10 (23.81%) Process Improvement
12 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
12 6 (14.29%) Japanese Language
12 6 (14.29%) Migration
13 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
13 4 (9.52%) VPN
13 4 (9.52%) Office 365
14 3 (7.14%) Veeam
14 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
14 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (7.14%) Time Management
14 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (7.14%) Sophos
14 3 (7.14%) Project Management
14 3 (7.14%) SQL
14 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
14 3 (7.14%) Finance
14 3 (7.14%) Asset Management
15 2 (4.76%) Banking

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 (4.76%) IBM Notes
1 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.38%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) IaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.38%) PaaS
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) VPN
2 1 (2.38%) 4G
2 1 (2.38%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) IPsec
2 1 (2.38%) MPLS
2 1 (2.38%) SAN
2 1 (2.38%) Skype
2 1 (2.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (14.29%) Japanese Language
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Back Office
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Technical Specialist
2 7 (16.67%) Windows Specialist
3 4 (9.52%) Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.76%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (4.76%) Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Rollout Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Service Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (4.76%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.38%) iPad
3 1 (2.38%) iPhone
3 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (38.10%) Windows 10
3 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.76%) AIX
5 2 (4.76%) Unix
5 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) ITIL
2 10 (23.81%) Process Improvement
3 6 (14.29%) Migration
4 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Time Management
6 2 (4.76%) Application Virtualisation
6 2 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (4.76%) Service Management
7 1 (2.38%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (2.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 1 (2.38%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) PowerShell
1 23 (54.76%) VB
2 3 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.38%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 34 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (61.90%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.95%) Intel
3 12 (28.57%) Dell
4 3 (7.14%) Sophos
4 3 (7.14%) Veeam
5 2 (4.76%) Apple
5 2 (4.76%) Cognos
5 2 (4.76%) Lotus
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix
6 1 (2.38%) Meraki
6 1 (2.38%) NetApp
6 1 (2.38%) VMware