Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 73 91
Rank change year-on-year -21 +18 -18
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 115 136 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.37% 2.99% 2.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.03% 15.89% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 77 40
Yorkshire median daily rate £195 £130 £126
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +2.97% +5.21%
10th Percentile £105 £113 £107
90th Percentile £379 £293 £363
England median daily rate £180 £190 £180
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 37 42
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.68 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.98% +9.62% -8.77%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.92 £9.81
90th Percentile £16.52 £16.68 £22.25
England median hourly rate £15.75 £15.86 £14.50
% change year-on-year -0.69% +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 1,043 856 964
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.53% 18.85% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 553 567
Yorkshire median daily rate £418 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +5.00% +0.63%
10th Percentile £200 £136 £204
90th Percentile £550 £550 £533
England median daily rate £430 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.18% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 66 92
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.60 £13.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.62% -2.56% +7.37%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.38 £9.81
90th Percentile £23.53 £20.02 £24.88
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year -0.72% +5.30% -0.96%

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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 2019.

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 18 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
West Yorkshire -1 78 £200 +33.33% 15
North Yorkshire -11 16 £200 +53.85% 5
South Yorkshire -11 13 £288 +139.58% 5
East Yorkshire -5 8 £148 +22.92% 3
Windows 7
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 115 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (61.74%) Windows 10
3 63 (54.78%) Active Directory
4 61 (53.04%) Microsoft
5 47 (40.87%) Microsoft Office
6 36 (31.30%) Office 365
7 21 (18.26%) Windows Server
8 19 (16.52%) SCCM
9 17 (14.78%) Migration
9 17 (14.78%) Windows XP
10 16 (13.91%) Unix
10 16 (13.91%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (13.04%) MCP
12 14 (12.17%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (11.30%) Internet
13 13 (11.30%) MS Exchange
13 13 (11.30%) MCSE
13 13 (11.30%) Firewall
14 12 (10.43%) MCSA
14 12 (10.43%) Remote Desktop
14 12 (10.43%) Windows 8
15 11 (9.57%) Windows Vista
15 11 (9.57%) HNC
15 11 (9.57%) Windows 2000
15 11 (9.57%) SLA
16 10 (8.70%) Cisco
17 9 (7.83%) NHS
17 9 (7.83%) VMware
17 9 (7.83%) Android

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 (11.30%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.96%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.09%) Skype for Business
4 6 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.74%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.74%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.87%) IIS
Applications
1 47 (40.87%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 36 (31.30%) Office 365
2 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.61%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.74%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.30%) Firewall
1 13 (11.30%) Internet
2 12 (10.43%) Remote Desktop
3 8 (6.96%) DNS
4 7 (6.09%) Skype
5 5 (4.35%) DHCP
5 5 (4.35%) VPN
6 4 (3.48%) LAN
6 4 (3.48%) VoIP
7 3 (2.61%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (2.61%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (2.61%) MPLS
7 3 (2.61%) SAN
8 2 (1.74%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.74%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.74%) WLAN
9 1 (0.87%) IPsec
9 1 (0.87%) VLAN
9 1 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.74%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (0.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.61%) MSI
General
1 6 (5.22%) Finance
2 4 (3.48%) Retail
3 3 (2.61%) Law
4 2 (1.74%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (25.22%) Support Engineer
2 23 (20.00%) Analyst
3 18 (15.65%) Desktop Support
4 17 (14.78%) 2nd Line Support
4 17 (14.78%) Desktop Engineer
4 17 (14.78%) Service Analyst
4 17 (14.78%) Service Desk Analyst
5 15 (13.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 12 (10.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 12 (10.43%) Windows Engineer
7 11 (9.57%) IT Support
8 9 (7.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (7.83%) IT Engineer
9 8 (6.96%) Rollout Engineer
10 7 (6.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 7 (6.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 7 (6.09%) IT Support Engineer
10 7 (6.09%) PC Engineer
10 7 (6.09%) PC Rollout Engineer
11 5 (4.35%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.87%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.83%) NHS
2 7 (6.09%) iPhone
2 7 (6.09%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.48%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.48%) iPad
4 4 (3.48%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.48%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.61%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.74%) e-Health
6 2 (1.74%) LIMS
6 2 (1.74%) PACS
6 2 (1.74%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.87%) CCTV
7 1 (0.87%) Clustering
7 1 (0.87%) Handset
7 1 (0.87%) IVR
7 1 (0.87%) Replication
7 1 (0.87%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 115 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (61.74%) Windows 10
3 21 (18.26%) Windows Server
4 17 (14.78%) Windows XP
5 16 (13.91%) Unix
5 16 (13.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (10.43%) Windows 8
8 11 (9.57%) Windows 2000
8 11 (9.57%) Windows Vista
9 9 (7.83%) Android
10 6 (5.22%) Apple iOS
11 5 (4.35%) Mac OS
12 4 (3.48%) Linux
12 4 (3.48%) Mac OS X
12 4 (3.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.74%) AIX
13 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.78%) Migration
2 9 (7.83%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (6.96%) ITIL
4 6 (5.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 5 (4.35%) IT Strategy
5 5 (4.35%) Project Management
5 5 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.48%) Application Packaging
6 4 (3.48%) Break/Fix
6 4 (3.48%) Data Protection
6 4 (3.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (2.61%) Asset Management
7 3 (2.61%) Coaching
7 3 (2.61%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.61%) Network Management
7 3 (2.61%) Supplier Management
7 3 (2.61%) Time Management
8 2 (1.74%) Change Management
8 2 (1.74%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.09%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.22%) SQL
3 3 (2.61%) C
4 1 (0.87%) Java
4 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (13.04%) MCP
2 14 (12.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (11.30%) MCSE
4 12 (10.43%) MCSA
5 11 (9.57%) HNC
6 6 (5.22%) DBS Check
7 4 (3.48%) A+ Certification
7 4 (3.48%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.48%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.57%) SLA
2 2 (1.74%) GDPR
2 2 (1.74%) HL7
3 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 63 (54.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.74%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.87%) KVM
5 1 (0.87%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.87%) vSphere
5 1 (0.87%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (16.52%) SCCM
2 1 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 61 (53.04%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.70%) Cisco
3 9 (7.83%) VMware
4 8 (6.96%) HP
5 7 (6.09%) Citrix
6 5 (4.35%) Apple
7 4 (3.48%) F5
7 4 (3.48%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.48%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.61%) IBM
8 3 (2.61%) Meraki
9 2 (1.74%) Cognos
9 2 (1.74%) Draytek
9 2 (1.74%) Lotus
9 2 (1.74%) NETGEAR
9 2 (1.74%) Samsung
9 2 (1.74%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.87%) ESET
10 1 (0.87%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.87%) Verint