The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 29 18 33
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 18 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 7.35% 7.04% 2.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.36% 16.67% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 3
Median daily rate £280 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £301 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £340 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £212
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -5.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Windows 7
Renfrewshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
110 30 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 44.90% 42.25% 41.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 22 55
Median daily rate £320 £330 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine 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 Erskine

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Erskine region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 29 (100.00%) Windows
1 29 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 27 (93.10%) Active Directory
3 26 (89.66%) Microsoft
4 24 (82.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (82.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (75.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (75.86%) MCSE
5 22 (75.86%) MCSA
6 21 (72.41%) Change Management
6 21 (72.41%) Software Testing
7 19 (65.52%) ISTQB
8 18 (62.07%) MCTS
8 18 (62.07%) Hyper-V
9 17 (58.62%) Veritas
9 17 (58.62%) Security Cleared
9 17 (58.62%) MCITP
10 16 (55.17%) Clustering
10 16 (55.17%) McAfee ePO
10 16 (55.17%) Netcool
10 16 (55.17%) Intel Security
10 16 (55.17%) AIX
10 16 (55.17%) SQL
10 16 (55.17%) Citrix
11 15 (51.72%) Test Scripting
11 15 (51.72%) Smoke Testing
12 14 (48.28%) Office 365
12 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (44.83%) SharePoint
14 11 (37.93%) MS Office

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 (44.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (48.28%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) TestDirector
2 9 (31.03%) HP UFT
2 9 (31.03%) WinRunner
3 8 (27.59%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Analyst
1 15 (51.72%) Test Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Test Manager
4 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.34%) Tester
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Test Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Manual Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Support Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) Clustering
2 9 (31.03%) PDA
3 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
1 29 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 24 (82.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 24 (82.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (55.17%) AIX
4 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (37.93%) Windows 10
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Change Management
1 21 (72.41%) Software Testing
2 15 (51.72%) Smoke Testing
2 15 (51.72%) Test Scripting
3 10 (34.48%) Server Virtualisation
4 9 (31.03%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.90%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
6 1 (3.45%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) MCSA
1 22 (75.86%) MCSE
1 22 (75.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (65.52%) ISTQB
3 18 (62.07%) MCTS
4 17 (58.62%) MCITP
4 17 (58.62%) Security Cleared
5 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (3.45%) Degree
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 27 (93.10%) Active Directory
2 18 (62.07%) Hyper-V
3 8 (27.59%) VMware ESX
4 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (55.17%) McAfee ePO
1 16 (55.17%) Netcool
2 9 (31.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Microsoft
2 17 (58.62%) Veritas
3 16 (55.17%) Citrix
3 16 (55.17%) Intel Security
4 9 (31.03%) VMware