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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 20 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 25 22 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 15.15% 14.38% 4.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.74% 32.84% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 5
Median daily rate £275 £305 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.83% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £293 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £340 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £186
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
87 67 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 52.73% 43.79% 47.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 45 52
Median daily rate £320 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £380 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 8 December 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (96.67%) Windows XP
3 27 (90.00%) Active Directory
4 26 (86.67%) Microsoft
5 24 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (70.00%) Office 365
6 21 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (70.00%) MCSE
6 21 (70.00%) MCSA
7 20 (66.67%) SharePoint
7 20 (66.67%) Change Management
7 20 (66.67%) Software Testing
7 20 (66.67%) ISTQB
8 17 (56.67%) MCTS
8 17 (56.67%) MCITP
8 17 (56.67%) Hyper-V
8 17 (56.67%) SQL
8 17 (56.67%) MS Office
8 17 (56.67%) Windows 10
9 16 (53.33%) Server Virtualisation
9 16 (53.33%) AIX
9 16 (53.33%) Citrix
9 16 (53.33%) Netcool
9 16 (53.33%) Veritas
9 16 (53.33%) Intel Security
9 16 (53.33%) McAfee ePO
9 16 (53.33%) Clustering
10 15 (50.00%) Test Scripting

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 20 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (56.67%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (70.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) DHCP
1 1 (3.33%) DNS
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) StarTeam
2 3 (10.00%) TestDirector
3 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.33%) WinRunner
General
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Analyst
1 15 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Tester
4 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.33%) Hardware Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Manual Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Clustering
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) PDA
4 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (96.67%) Windows XP
3 24 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (56.67%) Windows 10
6 16 (53.33%) AIX
7 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Change Management
1 20 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 16 (53.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 15 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 14 (46.67%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.33%) C
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (70.00%) MCSA
1 21 (70.00%) MCSE
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 17 (56.67%) MCITP
3 17 (56.67%) MCTS
4 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
5 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
6 6 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (3.33%) Degree
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 27 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (56.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (53.33%) McAfee ePO
1 16 (53.33%) Netcool
2 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.33%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (53.33%) Citrix
2 16 (53.33%) Intel Security
2 16 (53.33%) Veritas
3 1 (3.33%) VMware