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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 48 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 23 32 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.72% 2.18% 1.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.61% 11.59% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 11
Median daily rate £375 £275 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £143 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £369 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £200 £200
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%

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
169 276 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.98% 18.84% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 122 100
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.98% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 36 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 31 (57.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (53.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (48.15%) Citrix
7 25 (46.30%) Windows 10
8 22 (40.74%) MS Office
8 22 (40.74%) XenApp
9 20 (37.04%) VMware
10 19 (35.19%) DNS
10 19 (35.19%) XenDesktop
10 19 (35.19%) SCCM
11 18 (33.33%) DHCP
12 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (31.48%) Microsoft App-V
13 16 (29.63%) VMware ESX
13 16 (29.63%) MS Exchange
14 14 (25.93%) Finance
15 13 (24.07%) ITIL
16 12 (22.22%) Windows Server
17 11 (20.37%) Disclosure Scotland
18 8 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
18 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
18 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
18 8 (14.81%) SCOM
19 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
19 7 (12.96%) SQL
19 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
19 7 (12.96%) NetScaler

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 16 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (5.56%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 22 (40.74%) MS Office
2 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.70%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 19 (35.19%) DNS
2 18 (33.33%) DHCP
3 7 (12.96%) NetScaler
4 6 (11.11%) Internet
5 4 (7.41%) VPN
6 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.70%) Firewall
7 2 (3.70%) SAN
8 1 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (1.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.85%) FTP
8 1 (1.85%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) WinDbg
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Law
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (14.81%) IT Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Citrix Support
4 5 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Citrix Specialist
5 4 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) IT Support
5 4 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.41%) Fat Client
2 4 (7.41%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Clustering
3 2 (3.70%) iPad
3 2 (3.70%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (57.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (53.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (46.30%) Windows 10
5 12 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.70%) Android
6 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.70%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.85%) Linux
7 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) ITIL
2 8 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.41%) Application Discovery
5 4 (7.41%) Migration
5 4 (7.41%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (3.70%) Application Packaging
6 2 (3.70%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.70%) Functional Testing
6 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.70%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.85%) ITSM
7 1 (1.85%) Project Management
7 1 (1.85%) Regression Testing
7 1 (1.85%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.85%) Scrum
7 1 (1.85%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.85%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.96%) SQL
3 3 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.70%) MCP
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.85%) CISSP
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 36 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 22 (40.74%) XenApp
3 19 (35.19%) XenDesktop
4 17 (31.48%) Microsoft App-V
4 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (29.63%) VMware ESX
6 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
6 4 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (5.56%) vSphere
8 2 (3.70%) BitLocker
8 2 (3.70%) Terminal Services
8 2 (3.70%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 19 (35.19%) SCCM
2 8 (14.81%) SCOM
3 3 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 42 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 26 (48.15%) Citrix
3 20 (37.04%) VMware
4 5 (9.26%) Cisco
5 4 (7.41%) Dell
5 4 (7.41%) Mitel
6 3 (5.56%) CA
6 3 (5.56%) HP
6 3 (5.56%) Symantec
7 2 (3.70%) Apple
7 2 (3.70%) Varonis
7 2 (3.70%) Xerox
8 1 (1.85%) Adobe
8 1 (1.85%) Canon
8 1 (1.85%) CommVault
8 1 (1.85%) F5
8 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago