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 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 36 23 39
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 19 38 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.59% 4.83% 3.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.95% 18.27% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 8
Median daily rate £150 £240 £99
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +141.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £94 £88
10% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £315 £178
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £188
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Median hourly rate £11.00 £100.25 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-89.02% +520.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
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
159 208 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 30.06% 26.43% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 99 75
Median daily rate £335 £325 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -6.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £150 £94
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Median hourly rate £11.00 £187.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-94.13% +1060.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 5 December 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 5 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
3 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (34.38%) Windows XP
6 10 (31.25%) Windows Server
7 9 (28.13%) Windows 10
7 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (28.13%) VMware
7 9 (28.13%) MS Office
8 8 (25.00%) Citrix
8 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (21.88%) SCCM
10 6 (18.75%) Office 365
10 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
11 5 (15.63%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (15.63%) Linux
11 5 (15.63%) Application Packaging
12 4 (12.50%) StarTeam
12 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
12 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
12 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
12 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
12 4 (12.50%) MCTS
12 4 (12.50%) MCITP
12 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
12 4 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
12 4 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
12 4 (12.50%) AIX

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 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.25%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Office
2 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Office 365
2 3 (9.38%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) LAN
2 2 (6.25%) VoIP
2 2 (6.25%) VPN
2 2 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) Skype
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) StarTeam
2 3 (9.38%) MSI
3 1 (3.13%) AdminStudio
3 1 (3.13%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (12.50%) Applications Packager
5 3 (9.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.38%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Desktop Support
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (9.38%) IT Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) IT Support
5 3 (9.38%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Service Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.25%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (34.38%) Windows XP
4 10 (31.25%) Windows Server
5 9 (28.13%) Windows 10
5 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (15.63%) Linux
8 4 (12.50%) AIX
9 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Application Packaging
2 4 (12.50%) Change Management
2 4 (12.50%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (12.50%) Smoke Testing
2 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
3 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.13%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.13%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 4 (12.50%) MCITP
1 4 (12.50%) MCSA
1 4 (12.50%) MCSE
1 4 (12.50%) MCTS
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) SCCM
2 4 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (12.50%) Netcool
3 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco
4 4 (12.50%) Intel Security
4 4 (12.50%) Veritas
5 2 (6.25%) HP
5 2 (6.25%) Lotus
6 1 (3.13%) Apple
6 1 (3.13%) Avaya
6 1 (3.13%) BMC
6 1 (3.13%) Dell
6 1 (3.13%) Remedy
6 1 (3.13%) Symantec