The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank - 29 48
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 0 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 4.23% 1.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 12.50% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 5
Average daily rate
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- £175 £543
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -67.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £250 £263
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Windows 7
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Operating Systems Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 72 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.39% 33.80% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 65 27
Average daily rate £550 £545 £543
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% +0.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -5.88%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
3 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Lync
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) MCITP
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Avaya
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) F5
5 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) SCCM
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
6 1 (16.67%) MS Office
6 1 (16.67%) SCOM
6 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (16.67%) Kaspersky
6 1 (16.67%) Brocade
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) Dell
6 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (16.67%) LAN
6 1 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Messaging Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) MCITP
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Avaya
3 2 (33.33%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) CommVault
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) Brocade
4 1 (16.67%) Kaspersky