Period
to 20 September 2018

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 6 months to 20 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 78 116
Rank change year-on-year -11 +38 -34
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 120 111 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.40% 2.65% 1.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.41% 13.72% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 43 45
Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £125 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +140.00% -28.57% +11.11%
10th Percentile £132 £108 £105
90th Percentile £406 £288 £338
England median daily rate £205 £190 £195
% change year-on-year +7.89% -2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 36 22
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £11.25 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.56% -21.05% -5.00%
10th Percentile £9.20 £9.25 £8.59
90th Percentile £18.45 £19.13 £23.75
England median hourly rate £15.86 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% -3.33% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 895 809 1,280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.91% 19.28% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 458 861
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £206 £149 £225
90th Percentile £538 £529 £575
England median daily rate £438 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.66% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 62 65
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.07 £12.63 £14.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.43% -12.81% +15.84%
10th Percentile £10.25 £9.35 £10.00
90th Percentile £41.00 £25.20 £38.70
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% +1.69%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 20 September 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 20 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
West Yorkshire -23 61 £206 +34.15% 22
South Yorkshire +21 42 £310 +138.46% 4
North Yorkshire -14 13 £325 +160.00% 2
East Yorkshire - 3 £155 -
Windows 7
England

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

1 120 (100.00%) Windows
2 81 (67.50%) Active Directory
3 68 (56.67%) Microsoft
4 59 (49.17%) Windows 10
5 35 (29.17%) SCCM
6 32 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
7 26 (21.67%) PowerShell
7 26 (21.67%) Self-Motivation
8 25 (20.83%) ITIL
8 25 (20.83%) VB
9 22 (18.33%) Migration
9 22 (18.33%) Windows Server
10 18 (15.00%) Windows XP
11 16 (13.33%) Time Management
12 15 (12.50%) Office 365
13 14 (11.67%) Unix
14 13 (10.83%) MCP
14 13 (10.83%) Dell
14 13 (10.83%) Intel
15 12 (10.00%) Windows 8
16 11 (9.17%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (9.17%) Windows 2000
17 10 (8.33%) MS Exchange
17 10 (8.33%) MCSE
17 10 (8.33%) MCSA
17 10 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
17 10 (8.33%) Process Improvement
17 10 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
18 9 (7.50%) iPhone

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 10 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.00%) Skype for Business
4 4 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.67%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.67%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.83%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 32 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.50%) Office 365
2 6 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.83%) IaaS
4 1 (0.83%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.83%) PaaS
4 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.50%) Internet
2 7 (5.83%) DNS
2 7 (5.83%) Firewall
2 7 (5.83%) VPN
3 6 (5.00%) Skype
4 5 (4.17%) SAN
5 4 (3.33%) DHCP
6 3 (2.50%) IPsec
6 3 (2.50%) MPLS
6 3 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.67%) LAN
8 1 (0.83%) 4G
8 1 (0.83%) NAS
8 1 (0.83%) SMS
8 1 (0.83%) SSL
8 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.83%) VoIP
8 1 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.33%) MSI
2 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (5.83%) Retail
2 6 (5.00%) Japanese Language
3 5 (4.17%) Finance
4 3 (2.50%) Banking
5 1 (0.83%) Back Office
5 1 (0.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.83%) Publishing
5 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (16.67%) Analyst
2 19 (15.83%) Desktop Support
3 17 (14.17%) Technical Specialist
4 14 (11.67%) Service Analyst
4 14 (11.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (10.83%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (10.00%) Support Engineer
7 11 (9.17%) Desktop Engineer
8 7 (5.83%) IT Technician
8 7 (5.83%) Windows Specialist
9 6 (5.00%) IT Support
9 6 (5.00%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
10 5 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
10 5 (4.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 5 (4.17%) Coordinator
10 5 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (3.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 4 (3.33%) IT Engineer
11 4 (3.33%) Technical Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) .NET
1 1 (0.83%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.67%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (7.50%) iPhone
3 4 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.33%) iPad
3 4 (3.33%) NHS
3 4 (3.33%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.50%) CMDB
4 3 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.67%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.67%) PDA
6 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.83%) Replication
6 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 120 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (49.17%) Windows 10
3 22 (18.33%) Windows Server
4 18 (15.00%) Windows XP
5 14 (11.67%) Unix
6 12 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 11 (9.17%) Windows 2000
7 11 (9.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (7.50%) Windows Vista
10 8 (6.67%) Android
11 5 (4.17%) Linux
11 5 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.50%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.67%) AIX
14 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.83%) ITIL
2 22 (18.33%) Migration
3 16 (13.33%) Time Management
4 10 (8.33%) Process Improvement
5 6 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (4.17%) Break/Fix
6 5 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (4.17%) Project Management
6 5 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (3.33%) Application Discovery
7 4 (3.33%) Application Packaging
7 4 (3.33%) Asset Management
7 4 (3.33%) PRINCE2
8 3 (2.50%) Logistics
9 2 (1.67%) Application Virtualisation
9 2 (1.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (1.67%) Incident Management
9 2 (1.67%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (1.67%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (21.67%) PowerShell
2 25 (20.83%) VB
3 6 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (0.83%) Java
4 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (10.83%) MCP
2 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (8.33%) MCSA
3 10 (8.33%) MCSE
4 9 (7.50%) HNC
5 3 (2.50%) A+ Certification
5 3 (2.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.50%) Server+ Certification
6 2 (1.67%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (67.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.83%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 35 (29.17%) SCCM
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.83%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 68 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.83%) Dell
2 13 (10.83%) Intel
3 9 (7.50%) VMware
4 8 (6.67%) Cisco
5 7 (5.83%) Apple
6 5 (4.17%) F5
6 5 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.33%) Veeam
8 3 (2.50%) IBM
8 3 (2.50%) Sophos
9 2 (1.67%) Cognos
9 2 (1.67%) HP
9 2 (1.67%) Lotus
9 2 (1.67%) NetApp
9 2 (1.67%) Remedy
10 1 (0.83%) Capita
10 1 (0.83%) Citrix
10 1 (0.83%) Google
10 1 (0.83%) Sage