The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 43 36 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 15 34 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.55% 3.78% 3.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.15% 15.67% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 18
Median daily rate £185 £243 £105
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.71% +130.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £96 £92
10% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £294 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £186 £200 £210
% change year-on-year
-6.87% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -3.03%
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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
164 217 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.89% 24.11% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 98 86
Median daily rate £300 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £177 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 9
Median hourly rate £21.00 £52.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +218.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 9 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
6 7 (33.33%) MS Office
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (28.57%) Citrix
7 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (23.81%) SCCM
8 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
8 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
9 4 (19.05%) MCSE
9 4 (19.05%) MCSA
9 4 (19.05%) SQL
9 4 (19.05%) AIX
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (19.05%) Veritas
9 4 (19.05%) Netcool
9 4 (19.05%) Intel Security
9 4 (19.05%) Clustering
9 4 (19.05%) Change Management
9 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
9 4 (19.05%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (19.05%) MCTS
9 4 (19.05%) MCITP
9 4 (19.05%) StarTeam

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) StarTeam
2 3 (14.29%) MSI
3 1 (4.76%) AdminStudio
3 1 (4.76%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (19.05%) Applications Packager
4 3 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Tester
5 2 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
5 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.76%) NHS
4 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
7 4 (19.05%) AIX
8 2 (9.52%) Linux
8 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Application Packaging
2 4 (19.05%) Change Management
2 4 (19.05%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (19.05%) Smoke Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
1 4 (19.05%) MCITP
1 4 (19.05%) MCSA
1 4 (19.05%) MCSE
1 4 (19.05%) MCTS
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
2 4 (19.05%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (19.05%) Netcool
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Citrix
3 4 (19.05%) Intel Security
3 4 (19.05%) Veritas
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) Apple
5 1 (4.76%) BMC
5 1 (4.76%) Lotus
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy