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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 17 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 4 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.25% 2.97% 3.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.18% 20.00% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Average daily rate £219 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £198 £188 £193
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.87 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -4.34%
Windows 7
London

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
22 15 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 17.89% 14.85% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 21
Average daily rate £375 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram 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 10 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Mac OS
3 3 (37.50%) SCCM
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) SLA
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) MCP
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Case Management
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (12.50%) WebEx
5 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (12.50%) Polycom
5 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) WebEx
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (37.50%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 3 (37.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Mac Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
1 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Mac OS
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Case Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Practice Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Lotus
2 1 (12.50%) Polycom
2 1 (12.50%) Reuters
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow