Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 2019 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
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 64 68
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 13 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.28% 0.93% 1.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.31% 4.35% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 9
South Yorkshire median daily rate £288 £120 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +139.58% -61.29% +153.06%
10th Percentile £179 £110 £123
90th Percentile £381 £120 £475
Yorkshire median daily rate £190 £130 £128
% change year-on-year +46.15% +1.96% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 12
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £11.54 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.34% -34.07% +16.67%
10th Percentile £9.40 £9.21 £13.20
90th Percentile £16.00 £14.44 £23.60
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.85 £14.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year +4.21% +9.62% -5.45%

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 245 184 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 24.16% 21.50% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 115 143
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.26% +10.59% -
10th Percentile £289 £325 £258
90th Percentile £550 £609 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 22
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +20.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £9.90 £10.16 £10.58
90th Percentile £28.00 £51.25 £23.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.70 £13.83
% change year-on-year +5.84% -0.96% +8.49%

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 22 February 2019.

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
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 22 February 2019. 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
Doncaster +5 6 £214 +94.32% 3
Sheffield -17 5 - - 1
Barnsley - 1 £288 -
Windows 7
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows 10
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (46.15%) Office 365
7 2 (15.38%) Firewall
7 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
7 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
7 2 (15.38%) Unix
7 2 (15.38%) AIX
7 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
7 2 (15.38%) Cognos
7 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
7 2 (15.38%) LAN
7 2 (15.38%) WLAN
7 2 (15.38%) Lotus
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) Meraki
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) IT Asset Management
7 2 (15.38%) Skype
7 2 (15.38%) OneDrive
7 2 (15.38%) Mimecast
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
7 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy

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 (15.38%) IBM Notes
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Office 365
2 2 (15.38%) Mimecast
2 2 (15.38%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) Skype
1 2 (15.38%) WLAN
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support
2 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Rollout Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Rollout Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) AIX
3 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
1 2 (15.38%) IT Asset Management
1 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
1 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.69%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (7.69%) Coaching
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Cognos
2 2 (15.38%) Lotus
2 2 (15.38%) Meraki