The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 19 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 2 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.71% 0.76% 3.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.33% 4.44% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £650 £543
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.30% +19.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £250 £267
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -6.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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 Docklands, London region.

Operating Systems Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 45 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 20.51% 17.05% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 33 36
Average daily rate £364 £500 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.25% +23.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £375 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £700 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
- +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

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
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 22 September 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) MSI
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (44.44%) Application Packaging
2 4 (44.44%) XenApp
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) MCITP
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (33.33%) MCSE
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) SCCM
4 2 (22.22%) Lync
4 2 (22.22%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) SLA
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) 3G

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Lync
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) 3G
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MSI
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Applications Packager
2 2 (22.22%) Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCSE
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (44.44%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco