The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank - 9 13
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 0 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 10.87% 7.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 45.45% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £113 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £195 £188 £190
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.42 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Windows 7
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Operating Systems Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 11 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 28.57% 23.91% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate £353 £113 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+213.33% -13.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 9
Average hourly rate £43.00 £13.15 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+227.12% -17.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Windows 7
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory