The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 51 72 42
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -30
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 23 21 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.29% 1.24% 2.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.23% 9.50% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 23
Median daily rate £160 £300 £178
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +69.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £127 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £464 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £195 £200 £210
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Windows 7
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
151 221 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.01% 13.05% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 127 111
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £246 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
3 31 (58.49%) Active Directory
4 29 (54.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (43.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (35.85%) Windows Server
7 17 (32.08%) Windows 10
7 17 (32.08%) ITIL
8 15 (28.30%) MS Office
8 15 (28.30%) Citrix
9 14 (26.42%) DNS
9 14 (26.42%) DHCP
10 13 (24.53%) MS Exchange
11 11 (20.75%) Finance
11 11 (20.75%) SCCM
12 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
12 10 (18.87%) PowerShell
12 10 (18.87%) XenApp
13 8 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (13.21%) XenDesktop
14 7 (13.21%) Disclosure Scotland
14 7 (13.21%) SQL
14 7 (13.21%) Banking
14 7 (13.21%) Migration
14 7 (13.21%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (11.32%) Legal
15 6 (11.32%) SCOM
15 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
15 6 (11.32%) Linux

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 13 (24.53%) MS Exchange
2 8 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (7.55%) Skype for Business
5 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (28.30%) MS Office
2 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (11.32%) PaaS
2 5 (9.43%) Office 365
3 2 (3.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.42%) DHCP
1 14 (26.42%) DNS
2 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.77%) ATM
3 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.77%) SAN
4 1 (1.89%) Firewall
4 1 (1.89%) Internet
4 1 (1.89%) LAN
4 1 (1.89%) LDAP
4 1 (1.89%) Network Security
4 1 (1.89%) VoIP
4 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.66%) MSBuild
1 3 (5.66%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.77%) MSI
2 2 (3.77%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.89%) Hudson
3 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.89%) Travis CI
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Banking
3 6 (11.32%) Legal
4 3 (5.66%) Law
5 2 (3.77%) Retail
5 2 (3.77%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Analyst
2 10 (18.87%) Support Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (15.09%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Administrator
6 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (9.43%) Active Directory Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Desktop Support
7 5 (9.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) IT Support
8 4 (7.55%) Active Directory Specialist
8 4 (7.55%) IT Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (5.66%) Service Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.66%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.43%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.66%) Clustering
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.89%) iPad
4 1 (1.89%) iPhone
4 1 (1.89%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (54.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (43.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (35.85%) Windows Server
5 17 (32.08%) Windows 10
6 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (11.32%) Linux
8 5 (9.43%) Windows 8
9 4 (7.55%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.77%) AIX
11 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) Migration
3 6 (11.32%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (7.55%) Change Management
5 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.66%) DevOps
5 3 (5.66%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (5.66%) Project Management
5 3 (5.66%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (5.66%) Risk Management
5 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.66%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.77%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.77%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (3.77%) Service Management
6 2 (3.77%) Smoke Testing
6 2 (3.77%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.77%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) PowerShell
2 7 (13.21%) SQL
3 3 (5.66%) VBA
4 1 (1.89%) Bourne shell
4 1 (1.89%) Perl
4 1 (1.89%) Python
4 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.77%) MCITP
3 2 (3.77%) MCSA
3 2 (3.77%) MCSE
3 2 (3.77%) MCTS
3 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (5.66%) QA
3 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (58.49%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.87%) XenApp
3 7 (13.21%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (13.21%) XenDesktop
4 3 (5.66%) Docker
4 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.77%) vSphere
6 1 (1.89%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) SCCM
2 6 (11.32%) SCOM
3 4 (7.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (7.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (5.66%) Ansible
4 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.66%) Puppet
5 2 (3.77%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.77%) Netcool
6 1 (1.89%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 38 (71.70%) Microsoft
2 15 (28.30%) Citrix
3 4 (7.55%) CA
3 4 (7.55%) Symantec
4 3 (5.66%) Splunk
5 2 (3.77%) Intel Security
5 2 (3.77%) NCR
5 2 (3.77%) TOWER Software
5 2 (3.77%) Veritas
5 2 (3.77%) VMware
5 2 (3.77%) Wincor Nixdorf
6 1 (1.89%) Apple
6 1 (1.89%) CommVault
6 1 (1.89%) Dell
6 1 (1.89%) Mitel
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
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