The first table below looks at the demand for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Docklands, London region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 17 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 5 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 4.20% 0.43% 3.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.81% 2.94% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Average daily rate
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£545 £650 £222
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.15% +192.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £650 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £209 £275 £270
% change year-on-year
-24.09% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Operating Systems Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 34 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 17.65% 14.72% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 28 33
Average daily rate £520 £413 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.06% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £240 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £521 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Windows 7
London

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Windows 7 Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) MSI
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Application Packaging
2 4 (40.00%) XenApp
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) MCITP
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (30.00%) MCSE
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (20.00%) Lync
4 2 (20.00%) F5
4 2 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (10.00%) Kaspersky
5 1 (10.00%) WSUS
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) 3G
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MSI
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Applications Packager
2 2 (20.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCITP
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Kaspersky
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) CA
4 1 (10.00%) CommVault