The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 27 June 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 99 77
Rank change year-on-year +33 -22  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 51 49 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.52% 1.74% 2.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.50% 7.16% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 34
Median daily rate £125 £245 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.87% +30.40%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £158 £188 £190
% change year-on-year -16.00% -1.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 7 20
Median hourly rate £10.19 £11.75 £14.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.25% -18.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £9.09 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.93 £18.15 £17.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.81 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -9.47% +1.66%  

Windows 7 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 408 684 631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.14% 24.25% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 479 351
Median daily rate £363 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.70% +41.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £261 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 19 55
Median hourly rate £11.88 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.03% -3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.15 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £23.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Yorkshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Yorkshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Yorkshire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Yorkshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +8 29 £125 -48.87% 14
North Yorkshire +13 14 £125 - 4
South Yorkshire +8 8 £150 -42.85%
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 99 (100.00%) Windows
2 63 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 49 (49.49%) Microsoft
4 34 (34.34%) Microsoft Office
5 30 (30.30%) SCCM
6 28 (28.28%) ITIL
6 28 (28.28%) Windows 10
7 18 (18.18%) HP
8 16 (16.16%) Citrix
9 13 (13.13%) Blackberry
9 13 (13.13%) MS Exchange
9 13 (13.13%) Windows Server
10 12 (12.12%) Cisco
11 11 (11.11%) VMware
11 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
11 11 (11.11%) Office 365
12 10 (10.10%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (10.10%) IBM Notes
12 10 (10.10%) Lotus
13 9 (9.09%) VPN
14 8 (8.08%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (8.08%) SLA
15 7 (7.07%) Cisco IOS
15 7 (7.07%) SAN
15 7 (7.07%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (7.07%) Android
15 7 (7.07%) Mac OS
15 7 (7.07%) BYOD
15 7 (7.07%) Coaching

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 13 (13.13%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.10%) IBM Notes
3 5 (5.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.02%) IIS
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.01%) Moodle
Applications
1 34 (34.34%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.05%) SystmOne
2 2 (2.02%) Eikon
3 1 (1.01%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.09%) VPN
2 7 (7.07%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (7.07%) SAN
3 5 (5.05%) DHCP
3 5 (5.05%) DNS
3 5 (5.05%) LAN
3 5 (5.05%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (3.03%) Internet
4 3 (3.03%) Intranet
4 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.03%) VoIP
5 2 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.02%) Firewall
5 2 (2.02%) WAN
6 1 (1.01%) Broadband
6 1 (1.01%) NAS
6 1 (1.01%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MSI
1 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.01%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 6 (6.06%) Finance
2 5 (5.05%) Banking
2 5 (5.05%) Legal
3 2 (2.02%) Local Government
3 2 (2.02%) Retail
3 2 (2.02%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (34.34%) Analyst
2 27 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
3 19 (19.19%) Service Analyst
3 19 (19.19%) Service Desk Analyst
4 18 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 16 (16.16%) Desktop Support
5 16 (16.16%) Support Engineer
6 11 (11.11%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (11.11%) Active Directory Analyst
7 10 (10.10%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 9 (9.09%) IT Engineer
8 9 (9.09%) ITIL Service Analyst
8 9 (9.09%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (9.09%) Support Analyst
9 8 (8.08%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
9 8 (8.08%) Rollout Engineer
10 7 (7.07%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 7 (7.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (7.07%) Active Directory Support
10 7 (7.07%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) Blackberry
2 7 (7.07%) BYOD
3 6 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.04%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.03%) iPad
5 3 (3.03%) NHS
5 3 (3.03%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.02%) Replication
7 1 (1.01%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.01%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.01%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 99 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (28.28%) Windows 10
3 13 (13.13%) Windows Server
4 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (10.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (7.07%) Android
6 7 (7.07%) Mac OS
6 7 (7.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (6.06%) Windows XP
8 5 (5.05%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.02%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.02%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.28%) ITIL
2 7 (7.07%) Coaching
3 6 (6.06%) Time Management
4 5 (5.05%) Asset Management
5 4 (4.04%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.04%) Migration
6 3 (3.03%) Network Management
6 3 (3.03%) Project Management
6 3 (3.03%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.02%) Application Packaging
7 2 (2.02%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.02%) Document Management
7 2 (2.02%) Invoice Processing
7 2 (2.02%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.02%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.02%) Service Management
7 2 (2.02%) Workflow
8 1 (1.01%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.01%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.01%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.02%) C
2 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.01%) SQL
2 1 (1.01%) VB
2 1 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.04%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.03%) DBS Check
2 3 (3.03%) MOS
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.08%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.04%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (3.03%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.01%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.01%) vSphere
6 1 (1.01%) XenApp
6 1 (1.01%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (30.30%) SCCM
2 3 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (2.02%) DameWare
3 2 (2.02%) SmoothWall
3 2 (2.02%) WSUS
4 1 (1.01%) AppDNA
4 1 (1.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.01%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 49 (49.49%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.18%) HP
3 16 (16.16%) Citrix
4 12 (12.12%) Cisco
5 11 (11.11%) VMware
6 10 (10.10%) Lotus
7 5 (5.05%) Dell
8 4 (4.04%) Apple
8 4 (4.04%) NetApp
9 3 (3.03%) Bloomberg
9 3 (3.03%) McAfee
9 3 (3.03%) Remedy
9 3 (3.03%) Reuters
9 3 (3.03%) Sophos
9 3 (3.03%) Veeam
10 2 (2.02%) LANDesk
10 2 (2.02%) Wyse
11 1 (1.01%) Intel
11 1 (1.01%) Sage
11 1 (1.01%) Symantec
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