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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 99 78 55
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -23
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 62 142 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.86% 2.43% 3.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.45% 12.04% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 93 125
Median daily rate £225 £233 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £146 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £190 £210
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 31
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £21.50 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
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
734 1179 1260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.97% 20.21% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 911 931
Median daily rate £475 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 53 52
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £34.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

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 29 June 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 129 (100.00%) Windows
2 72 (55.81%) Active Directory
3 67 (51.94%) MS Office
4 53 (41.09%) Microsoft
5 41 (31.78%) Finance
6 38 (29.46%) Citrix
7 34 (26.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (24.81%) ITIL
9 31 (24.03%) SCCM
9 31 (24.03%) Windows Server
10 27 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (20.16%) Windows 8
12 23 (17.83%) Windows 10
13 22 (17.05%) MS Excel
14 21 (16.28%) VMware
14 21 (16.28%) Office 365
15 17 (13.18%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (13.18%) XenApp
16 16 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
17 15 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
17 15 (11.63%) Blackberry
17 15 (11.63%) Cisco
17 15 (11.63%) MS Exchange
18 14 (10.85%) MCSE
18 14 (10.85%) Legal
19 12 (9.30%) Windows XP
19 12 (9.30%) LAN
19 12 (9.30%) PowerShell
20 11 (8.53%) SCOM
20 11 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2010

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 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (7.75%) SharePoint
4 9 (6.98%) Skype for Business
5 7 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (4.65%) IIS
7 5 (3.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.33%) IBM Notes
8 3 (2.33%) Zimbra
9 1 (0.78%) Apache
9 1 (0.78%) Confluence
9 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 67 (51.94%) MS Office
2 22 (17.05%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Misys Opics
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.28%) Office 365
2 1 (0.78%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.30%) LAN
2 10 (7.75%) DHCP
2 10 (7.75%) DNS
2 10 (7.75%) WAN
3 9 (6.98%) SAN
4 8 (6.20%) Firewall
5 7 (5.43%) TCP/IP
6 6 (4.65%) VPN
7 5 (3.88%) iSCSI
8 3 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (2.33%) Internet
8 3 (2.33%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.55%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.55%) HTTP
9 2 (1.55%) Network Security
9 2 (1.55%) Skype
9 2 (1.55%) VoIP
9 2 (1.55%) Wireless
10 1 (0.78%) NAS
10 1 (0.78%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (1.55%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (3.10%) MSI
2 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.78%) AdminStudio
General
1 41 (31.78%) Finance
2 14 (10.85%) Legal
3 10 (7.75%) Law
4 8 (6.20%) Banking
5 5 (3.88%) Back Office
6 3 (2.33%) Front Office
6 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.55%) French Language
7 2 (1.55%) German Language
7 2 (1.55%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.55%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.78%) Advertising
8 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.78%) Games
8 1 (0.78%) Marketing
8 1 (0.78%) Publishing
8 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (28.68%) Analyst
2 24 (18.60%) Desktop Support
3 20 (15.50%) Windows Engineer
4 19 (14.73%) Support Analyst
5 18 (13.95%) Support Engineer
6 12 (9.30%) IT Support
7 11 (8.53%) Desktop Engineer
8 9 (6.98%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 8 (6.20%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (6.20%) IT Analyst
9 8 (6.20%) Office 365 Engineer
9 8 (6.20%) Rollout Engineer
10 7 (5.43%) Desktop Analyst
10 7 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.43%) Service Analyst
10 7 (5.43%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (5.43%) Windows Rollout Engineer
11 6 (4.65%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 5 (3.88%) Help Desk Support
12 5 (3.88%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.10%) .NET
2 3 (2.33%) XML
3 2 (1.55%) HTML
3 2 (1.55%) OOXML
3 2 (1.55%) Web Services
3 2 (1.55%) WinForms
3 2 (1.55%) WPF
4 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.78%) jQuery
4 1 (0.78%) ODBC
4 1 (0.78%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.78%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (0.78%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.63%) Blackberry
2 9 (6.98%) Smartphone
3 6 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.88%) BYOD
5 4 (3.10%) Fat Client
5 4 (3.10%) Thin Client
5 4 (3.10%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.33%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (2.33%) NHS
7 2 (1.55%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.55%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.55%) iPhone
7 2 (1.55%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.78%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.78%) Handset
8 1 (0.78%) Replication
8 1 (0.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 129 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (26.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (24.03%) Windows Server
4 27 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (20.16%) Windows 8
6 23 (17.83%) Windows 10
7 15 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (9.30%) Windows XP
9 9 (6.98%) Mac OS X
10 7 (5.43%) Apple iOS
11 6 (4.65%) Android
12 5 (3.88%) Linux
12 5 (3.88%) Mac OS
13 4 (3.10%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (2.33%) CentOS
14 3 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (1.55%) Windows 2000
15 2 (1.55%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.81%) ITIL
2 10 (7.75%) Service Delivery
2 10 (7.75%) Service Management
3 8 (6.20%) Change Management
3 8 (6.20%) Incident Management
4 7 (5.43%) Document Management
4 7 (5.43%) Migration
5 4 (3.10%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (3.10%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (3.10%) CRM
5 4 (3.10%) Data Management
5 4 (3.10%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (3.10%) Information Management
5 4 (3.10%) ITIL V3
5 4 (3.10%) ITSM
5 4 (3.10%) Server Building
5 4 (3.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (3.10%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (2.33%) Application Discovery
6 3 (2.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.30%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.43%) VBA
3 6 (4.65%) VBScript
4 5 (3.88%) SQL
5 4 (3.10%) C#
6 2 (1.55%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.78%) Java
7 1 (0.78%) PHP
7 1 (0.78%) VB
7 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (13.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (10.85%) MCSE
3 9 (6.98%) MCP
4 6 (4.65%) CCNA
4 6 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.65%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.88%) Degree
5 5 (3.88%) MCDST
5 5 (3.88%) MCTS
6 4 (3.10%) MCITP
6 4 (3.10%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.33%) CCNP
7 3 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.55%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (1.55%) MCSA
8 2 (1.55%) MOS
9 1 (0.78%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.75%) SLA
2 4 (3.10%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) MiFID
System Software
1 72 (55.81%) Active Directory
2 17 (13.18%) XenApp
3 16 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.43%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (4.65%) VMware ESX
6 5 (3.88%) BitLocker
6 5 (3.88%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (3.88%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.10%) Terminal Server
7 4 (3.10%) Terminal Services
8 3 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.33%) vSphere
9 2 (1.55%) Firmware
10 1 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 31 (24.03%) SCCM
2 11 (8.53%) SCOM
3 6 (4.65%) SCVMM
4 5 (3.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.78%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.78%) Nagios
6 1 (0.78%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.78%) Opsview
6 1 (0.78%) SCSM
6 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (41.09%) Microsoft
2 38 (29.46%) Citrix
3 21 (16.28%) VMware
4 15 (11.63%) Cisco
5 11 (8.53%) Dell
6 8 (6.20%) Symantec
7 6 (4.65%) Apple
8 5 (3.88%) Bloomberg
8 5 (3.88%) Dell Compellent
8 5 (3.88%) NetApp
9 4 (3.10%) AppSense
9 4 (3.10%) HP
9 4 (3.10%) Remedy
9 4 (3.10%) Wyse
10 3 (2.33%) Adobe
10 3 (2.33%) iManage
10 3 (2.33%) Juniper
10 3 (2.33%) Lotus
10 3 (2.33%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.33%) Reuters
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