Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 91 140
Rank change year-on-year -17 +49 -55
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 102 107 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.03% 2.51% 1.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.97% 11.90% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 34 33
Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £125 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +140.00% -10.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £117 £108 £101
90th Percentile £417 £253 £378
England median daily rate £225 £175 £203
% change year-on-year +28.57% -13.58% -5.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 43 20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £11.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -5.38% -7.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.27 £8.58
90th Percentile £21.00 £17.48 £17.90
England median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +13.79% -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 930 899 1,330
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.53% 21.13% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 492 904
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £403 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.68% -2.12% +26.61%
10th Percentile £206 £163 £261
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 81 64
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £13.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -5.20% +5.48%
10th Percentile £10.63 £9.34 £8.58
90th Percentile £39.50 £22.50 £25.10
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.64 £16.50
% change year-on-year +5.17% +0.85% +2.10%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 17 July 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 -29 52 £160 +28.00% 24
South Yorkshire +14 37 £300 +81.82% 3
North Yorkshire -14 10 £313 +150.00% 7
East Yorkshire +5 4 £120 - 2
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 102 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (74.51%) Active Directory
3 55 (53.92%) Microsoft
4 42 (41.18%) Windows 10
5 32 (31.37%) SCCM
6 26 (25.49%) PowerShell
7 24 (23.53%) ITIL
8 23 (22.55%) VB
9 22 (21.57%) Migration
10 19 (18.63%) Time Management
10 19 (18.63%) Microsoft Office
10 19 (18.63%) Self-Motivation
11 17 (16.67%) Windows Server
12 14 (13.73%) Windows XP
12 14 (13.73%) MS Exchange
13 13 (12.75%) Microsoft Excel
13 13 (12.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 13 (12.75%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (11.76%) Windows 8
14 12 (11.76%) SLA
14 12 (11.76%) Dell
14 12 (11.76%) Intel
15 10 (9.80%) Process Improvement
16 9 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
17 8 (7.84%) Office 365
18 7 (6.86%) iPhone
19 6 (5.88%) Apple
19 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
19 6 (5.88%) Windows 2000
19 6 (5.88%) MCP

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 14 (13.73%) MS Exchange
2 13 (12.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.90%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.92%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.98%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 19 (18.63%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (12.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (12.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.84%) Office 365
2 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.98%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.98%) IaaS
4 1 (0.98%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.98%) PaaS
4 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) VPN
2 4 (3.92%) Internet
2 4 (3.92%) Skype
3 3 (2.94%) LAN
3 3 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (2.94%) SAN
4 2 (1.96%) Firewall
4 2 (1.96%) IPsec
4 2 (1.96%) MPLS
4 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.98%) 4G
5 1 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.98%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.98%) NAS
5 1 (0.98%) SMS
5 1 (0.98%) SSL
5 1 (0.98%) WAN
5 1 (0.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.94%) MSI
2 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (5.88%) Finance
2 4 (3.92%) Japanese Language
3 3 (2.94%) Banking
4 2 (1.96%) Back Office
4 2 (1.96%) Retail
5 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (16.67%) Analyst
2 16 (15.69%) Desktop Support
3 15 (14.71%) Technical Specialist
4 13 (12.75%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (9.80%) Desktop Engineer
5 10 (9.80%) Service Analyst
5 10 (9.80%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (6.86%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 7 (6.86%) Deployment Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Support Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Windows Specialist
7 6 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) IT Support
7 6 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) IT Technician
8 5 (4.90%) Windows Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 3 (2.94%) Deskside Engineer
10 3 (2.94%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.98%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.63%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (6.86%) iPhone
3 6 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.92%) iPad
5 3 (2.94%) CMDB
5 3 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.96%) NHS
6 2 (1.96%) PDA
6 2 (1.96%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.98%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.98%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 102 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (41.18%) Windows 10
3 17 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 14 (13.73%) Windows XP
5 12 (11.76%) Windows 8
6 9 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (5.88%) Android
7 6 (5.88%) Windows 2000
8 5 (4.90%) Unix
8 5 (4.90%) Windows Vista
9 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.94%) Linux
10 3 (2.94%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.53%) ITIL
2 22 (21.57%) Migration
3 19 (18.63%) Time Management
4 10 (9.80%) Process Improvement
5 6 (5.88%) Break/Fix
6 4 (3.92%) Asset Management
6 4 (3.92%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (2.94%) Application Packaging
7 3 (2.94%) Logistics
7 3 (2.94%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.96%) Coaching
8 2 (1.96%) Data Migration
8 2 (1.96%) Information Security
8 2 (1.96%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (1.96%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (1.96%) Project Management
8 2 (1.96%) Service Management
8 2 (1.96%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (0.98%) Business Transformation
9 1 (0.98%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.49%) PowerShell
2 23 (22.55%) VB
3 4 (3.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.88%) MCP
1 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.90%) HNC
3 4 (3.92%) MCSA
3 4 (3.92%) MCSE
3 4 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.94%) A+ Certification
4 3 (2.94%) Server+ Certification
5 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 76 (74.51%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.92%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (2.94%) vSphere
5 2 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (31.37%) SCCM
2 4 (3.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.96%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.98%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.98%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (53.92%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.76%) Dell
2 12 (11.76%) Intel
3 6 (5.88%) Apple
3 6 (5.88%) VMware
4 5 (4.90%) Cisco
5 4 (3.92%) Veeam
6 3 (2.94%) HP
6 3 (2.94%) Sophos
7 2 (1.96%) Brocade
7 2 (1.96%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.96%) NetApp
7 2 (1.96%) Remedy
8 1 (0.98%) F5
8 1 (0.98%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.98%) Meraki
8 1 (0.98%) QNAP
8 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.98%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (0.98%) Synology