The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
London / City of London
Rank 103 79 77
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 48 74 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.62% 2.34% 2.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.45% 10.87% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 43 66
Median daily rate £160 £300 £198
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +51.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £148 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £460 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £203 £200
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 23
Median hourly rate £17.88 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £30.00 £18.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%

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

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
644 681 1144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.70% 21.58% 22.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 514 882
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £602 £575 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 34
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £113.70 £30.00 £105.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Windows 7 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 108 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (56.48%) Microsoft
3 60 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 43 (39.81%) MS Office
4 43 (39.81%) Finance
5 36 (33.33%) Citrix
6 27 (25.00%) SCCM
7 26 (24.07%) Windows Server
8 25 (23.15%) Windows 10
8 25 (23.15%) ITIL
9 23 (21.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (19.44%) Blackberry
11 18 (16.67%) VMware
12 17 (15.74%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (14.81%) MS Exchange
13 16 (14.81%) DHCP
14 15 (13.89%) Migration
15 14 (12.96%) Apple
15 14 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (12.04%) Banking
16 13 (12.04%) Windows 8
16 13 (12.04%) Office 365
16 13 (12.04%) DNS
17 12 (11.11%) Windows XP
18 11 (10.19%) MS Excel
18 11 (10.19%) PowerShell
18 11 (10.19%) XenApp
19 10 (9.26%) iPad
19 10 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
19 10 (9.26%) Analytical Skills

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 16 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (6.48%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.48%) Skype for Business
4 5 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.70%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 43 (39.81%) MS Office
2 11 (10.19%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.78%) MS Project
4 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.04%) Office 365
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.81%) DHCP
2 13 (12.04%) DNS
3 10 (9.26%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.56%) VPN
5 5 (4.63%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (4.63%) SAN
6 4 (3.70%) VoIP
6 4 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.78%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.78%) LAN
7 3 (2.78%) SSL
7 3 (2.78%) Wireless
8 2 (1.85%) 3G
8 2 (1.85%) HTTP
8 2 (1.85%) Internet
8 2 (1.85%) PBX
9 1 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.93%) Firewall
9 1 (0.93%) WAN
9 1 (0.93%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (4.63%) MSI
2 2 (1.85%) InstallShield
General
1 43 (39.81%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Banking
3 5 (4.63%) Law
4 4 (3.70%) Legal
5 3 (2.78%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.85%) Retail
7 1 (0.93%) Advertising
7 1 (0.93%) Back Office
7 1 (0.93%) Billing
7 1 (0.93%) Games
7 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (33.33%) Analyst
2 31 (28.70%) Desktop Support
3 20 (18.52%) Support Analyst
4 18 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 18 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
5 16 (14.81%) Service Analyst
5 16 (14.81%) Service Desk Analyst
6 14 (12.96%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 14 (12.96%) Support Engineer
7 12 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
8 10 (9.26%) Desktop Analyst
8 10 (9.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 10 (9.26%) IT Support
9 8 (7.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 8 (7.41%) IT Analyst
9 8 (7.41%) Windows Support Engineer
10 7 (6.48%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 7 (6.48%) IT Support Analyst
11 6 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 6 (5.56%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.93%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.93%) Series 60
2 1 (0.93%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.44%) Blackberry
2 10 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.26%) iPad
3 6 (5.56%) iPhone
4 4 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.78%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.85%) BYOD
6 2 (1.85%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.85%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.85%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.85%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.85%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 108 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (24.07%) Windows Server
3 25 (23.15%) Windows 10
4 23 (21.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (15.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (12.04%) Windows 8
7 12 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 7 (6.48%) Mac OS
9 4 (3.70%) Android
9 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.93%) Linux
10 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.15%) ITIL
2 15 (13.89%) Migration
3 8 (7.41%) Application Packaging
4 7 (6.48%) Coaching
5 6 (5.56%) Application Discovery
5 6 (5.56%) Ticket Management
6 5 (4.63%) Asset Management
6 5 (4.63%) Change Management
7 4 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (2.78%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (2.78%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.78%) Investment Management
8 3 (2.78%) ITIL V3
8 3 (2.78%) Patch Management
8 3 (2.78%) Release Management
8 3 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (2.78%) Time Management
9 2 (1.85%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (1.85%) Line Management
9 2 (1.85%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.19%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.56%) VBScript
3 3 (2.78%) SQL
4 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.93%) C
4 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (4.63%) MCSE
3 4 (3.70%) CCNA
3 4 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.78%) MCSA
4 3 (2.78%) MOS
4 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.85%) Degree
5 2 (1.85%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.93%) CCA
6 1 (0.93%) MCDST
6 1 (0.93%) MCTS
6 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 14 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (10.19%) XenApp
4 8 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (6.48%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (5.56%) VMware ESX
7 5 (4.63%) Hyper-V
7 5 (4.63%) XenDesktop
8 4 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (2.78%) vSphere
10 2 (1.85%) BitLocker
10 2 (1.85%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.93%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 27 (25.00%) SCCM
2 6 (5.56%) SCOM
3 4 (3.70%) SCVMM
4 3 (2.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (2.78%) WSUS
5 2 (1.85%) DameWare
6 1 (0.93%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.93%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.93%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.93%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.93%) SCSM
6 1 (0.93%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 61 (56.48%) Microsoft
2 36 (33.33%) Citrix
3 18 (16.67%) VMware
4 14 (12.96%) Apple
5 9 (8.33%) Remedy
6 8 (7.41%) Bloomberg
6 8 (7.41%) Cisco
7 7 (6.48%) Reuters
8 6 (5.56%) ServiceNow
9 5 (4.63%) Altiris
9 5 (4.63%) Dell
9 5 (4.63%) NetApp
9 5 (4.63%) Wyse
10 4 (3.70%) Lotus
10 4 (3.70%) Symantec
11 3 (2.78%) Avaya
11 3 (2.78%) FactSet
11 3 (2.78%) HP
11 3 (2.78%) LANDesk
11 3 (2.78%) MobileIron
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