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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 101 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 64 147 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.83% 2.68% 3.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.65% 12.88% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 100 126
Median daily rate £250 £225 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £135 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £414 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £218 £225 £205
% change year-on-year
-3.11% +9.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 27
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £12.55 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.87 £24.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.90 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -5.74%
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 City of London region.

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
740 1141 1250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.21% 20.79% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 871 907
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 44 54
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.87 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.95% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £22.83 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

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 3 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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.

1 134 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (50.75%) MS Office
3 66 (49.25%) Active Directory
4 57 (42.54%) Finance
5 46 (34.33%) Microsoft
6 41 (30.60%) Citrix
7 36 (26.87%) ITIL
7 36 (26.87%) SCCM
8 34 (25.37%) Blackberry
9 33 (24.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (18.66%) Windows Server
11 24 (17.91%) MS Excel
12 22 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (16.42%) Windows Server 2003
13 20 (14.93%) MCSE
13 20 (14.93%) XenApp
13 20 (14.93%) Windows 8
14 17 (12.69%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (11.94%) MCP
16 15 (11.19%) Cisco
16 15 (11.19%) MS Exchange
16 15 (11.19%) VMware
17 14 (10.45%) Windows XP
18 13 (9.70%) Legal
18 13 (9.70%) Banking
18 13 (9.70%) MCDST
18 13 (9.70%) Office 365
19 12 (8.96%) Windows 10
19 12 (8.96%) Windows 2000 Server
19 12 (8.96%) PowerShell

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 15 (11.19%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (4.48%) IIS
3 6 (4.48%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.73%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.24%) Zimbra
7 2 (1.49%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 68 (50.75%) MS Office
2 24 (17.91%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Eikon
2 2 (1.49%) Misys Opics
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.75%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.75%) TradeThru
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.70%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.75%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.75%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.96%) LAN
1 12 (8.96%) WAN
2 9 (6.72%) SAN
3 8 (5.97%) DNS
3 8 (5.97%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.22%) DHCP
4 7 (5.22%) Firewall
5 5 (3.73%) Internet
5 5 (3.73%) VPN
6 3 (2.24%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.24%) IP Telephony
6 3 (2.24%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.49%) HTTP
7 2 (1.49%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.49%) Skype
7 2 (1.49%) Wireless
8 1 (0.75%) BGP
8 1 (0.75%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.99%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.49%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.24%) MSI
2 2 (1.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.75%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.75%) MSTest
3 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 57 (42.54%) Finance
2 13 (9.70%) Banking
2 13 (9.70%) Legal
3 10 (7.46%) Law
4 7 (5.22%) Front Office
5 4 (2.99%) Back Office
5 4 (2.99%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.49%) Retail
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Games
7 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (32.09%) Analyst
2 34 (25.37%) Desktop Support
3 24 (17.91%) Support Analyst
4 21 (15.67%) Support Engineer
5 12 (8.96%) Desktop Analyst
5 12 (8.96%) Desktop Engineer
5 12 (8.96%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 12 (8.96%) Windows Engineer
6 11 (8.21%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (8.21%) IT Support
7 10 (7.46%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 9 (6.72%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) Citrix Analyst
9 8 (5.97%) Citrix Support
9 8 (5.97%) Service Analyst
10 7 (5.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 7 (5.22%) Citrix Support Analyst
11 6 (4.48%) Help Desk Analyst
11 6 (4.48%) IT Analyst
11 6 (4.48%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.48%) .NET
2 4 (2.99%) XML
3 3 (2.24%) HTML
3 3 (2.24%) Web Services
4 2 (1.49%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.49%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.49%) jQuery
4 2 (1.49%) OOXML
4 2 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (1.49%) WinForms
4 2 (1.49%) WPF
5 1 (0.75%) ODBC
5 1 (0.75%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (0.75%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.37%) Blackberry
2 5 (3.73%) iPad
2 5 (3.73%) iPhone
2 5 (3.73%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (2.99%) BYOD
4 3 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.24%) Hedge funds
4 3 (2.24%) NHS
5 2 (1.49%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.49%) Equities
5 2 (1.49%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.49%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.49%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.75%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.75%) Social Media
6 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 134 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (24.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (18.66%) Windows Server
4 22 (16.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (14.93%) Windows 8
6 17 (12.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (10.45%) Windows XP
8 12 (8.96%) Windows 10
8 12 (8.96%) Windows 2000 Server
9 7 (5.22%) Apple iOS
9 7 (5.22%) Mac OS X
10 6 (4.48%) Android
11 5 (3.73%) Linux
12 3 (2.24%) CentOS
12 3 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.49%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.75%) Debian
14 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.87%) ITIL
2 9 (6.72%) Change Management
3 8 (5.97%) Service Delivery
4 7 (5.22%) Document Management
5 6 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (3.73%) CRM
6 5 (3.73%) Incident Management
6 5 (3.73%) Migration
6 5 (3.73%) Service Management
7 4 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (2.99%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (2.24%) Asset Management
8 3 (2.24%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (2.24%) Data Management
8 3 (2.24%) ITSM
8 3 (2.24%) Problem Management
8 3 (2.24%) Project Management
8 3 (2.24%) Server Building
8 3 (2.24%) Software Deployment
8 3 (2.24%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.96%) PowerShell
2 8 (5.97%) VBA
3 6 (4.48%) SQL
3 6 (4.48%) VBScript
4 5 (3.73%) C#
5 3 (2.24%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.49%) C
6 2 (1.49%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.75%) Java
7 1 (0.75%) PHP
7 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (14.93%) MCSE
3 16 (11.94%) MCP
4 13 (9.70%) MCDST
5 5 (3.73%) CCNA
5 5 (3.73%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.73%) MCTS
5 5 (3.73%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.99%) Degree
7 3 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.24%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.49%) CCNP
8 2 (1.49%) MCITP
8 2 (1.49%) MCSA
9 1 (0.75%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.75%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.75%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.21%) SLA
2 4 (2.99%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) MiFID
System Software
1 66 (49.25%) Active Directory
2 20 (14.93%) XenApp
3 10 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.73%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (2.99%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.99%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.24%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.49%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.49%) vSphere
8 1 (0.75%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.75%) Firmware
8 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (26.87%) SCCM
2 5 (3.73%) SCOM
3 4 (2.99%) SCVMM
3 4 (2.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.49%) Casper Suite
4 2 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.75%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.75%) Nagios
5 1 (0.75%) Opsview
5 1 (0.75%) SCSM
Vendors
1 46 (34.33%) Microsoft
2 41 (30.60%) Citrix
3 15 (11.19%) Cisco
3 15 (11.19%) VMware
4 10 (7.46%) Bloomberg
4 10 (7.46%) Dell
4 10 (7.46%) Reuters
5 7 (5.22%) Apple
5 7 (5.22%) Symantec
6 6 (4.48%) Remedy
7 5 (3.73%) iManage
8 4 (2.99%) Adobe
8 4 (2.99%) HP
8 4 (2.99%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.24%) Altiris
9 3 (2.24%) AppSense
9 3 (2.24%) Dell Compellent
9 3 (2.24%) Juniper
9 3 (2.24%) NetApp
9 3 (2.24%) Wyse
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