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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 38 41 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +23
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 29 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.63% 3.35% 0.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.47% 13.91% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 5
Average daily rate
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£114 £150 £134
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.16% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £93 £109 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £248 £274
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £200 £265
% change year-on-year
- -24.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.72 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £14.50 £14.63
% change year-on-year
-7.93% -0.85%
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
166 151 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.75% 24.12% 23.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 69 107
Average daily rate £308 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.55% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £150 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £15.61 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.30 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.11 £15.00 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7.

1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (30.91%) Windows XP
3 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 13 (23.64%) MS Office
5 10 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 10 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 9 (16.36%) Migration
6 9 (16.36%) Citrix
7 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
8 7 (12.73%) Change Management
8 7 (12.73%) VMware
8 7 (12.73%) PDA
8 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (10.91%) MCITP
9 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (10.91%) SQL
9 6 (10.91%) MCSE
10 5 (9.09%) Finance
10 5 (9.09%) Blackberry
10 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (9.09%) Degree
11 4 (7.27%) Software Testing
11 4 (7.27%) MCTS
11 4 (7.27%) VMware ESX
11 4 (7.27%) Clustering
11 4 (7.27%) Hyper-V
11 4 (7.27%) Test Automation
11 4 (7.27%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (7.27%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (7.27%) Netcool

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (23.64%) MS Office
2 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.82%) DHCP
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) WinRunner
1 4 (7.27%) TestDirector
1 4 (7.27%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Analyst
2 10 (18.18%) Desktop Support
3 9 (16.36%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Rollout Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (3.64%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) PDA
2 5 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.27%) Clustering
4 3 (5.45%) NHS
4 3 (5.45%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.82%) iPhone
6 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (30.91%) Windows XP
3 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.27%) AIX
6 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) Migration
2 7 (12.73%) Change Management
3 4 (7.27%) Software Testing
3 4 (7.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (5.45%) ITIL
4 3 (5.45%) ITSM
4 3 (5.45%) Project Management
4 3 (5.45%) Information Governance
4 3 (5.45%) Data Protection
4 3 (5.45%) Information Security
5 2 (3.64%) Business Analysis
5 2 (3.64%) Project Planning
5 2 (3.64%) Test Scripting
5 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.82%) Risk Management
6 1 (1.82%) PRINCE
6 1 (1.82%) Line Management
6 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) Java
2 1 (1.82%) VB
2 1 (1.82%) VBA
2 1 (1.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 10 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.91%) MCITP
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.91%) MCSE
3 5 (9.09%) Degree
4 4 (7.27%) MCTS
4 4 (7.27%) MCSA
5 3 (5.45%) HND
5 3 (5.45%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.82%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) VMware ESX
2 4 (7.27%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.45%) XenApp
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (7.27%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (7.27%) Netcool
2 3 (5.45%) SCCM
3 1 (1.82%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.36%) Citrix
3 7 (12.73%) VMware
4 4 (7.27%) McAfee
4 4 (7.27%) Veritas
5 1 (1.82%) CA
5 1 (1.82%) Symantec
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