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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 62 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 6 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.85% 1.71% 3.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.71% 9.43% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 13
Median daily rate £195 £138 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.81% +14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £84 £92
10% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £248
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £190 £210
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £15.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
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
221 159 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 31.13% 18.09% 28.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 72 99
Median daily rate £338 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £158 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 12
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (44.00%) Windows XP
6 8 (32.00%) ITIL
7 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (28.00%) Citrix
7 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
8 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
8 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (24.00%) MS Office
8 6 (24.00%) MCSE
8 6 (24.00%) Change Management
9 5 (20.00%) Office 365
10 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
10 4 (16.00%) SCCM
10 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
10 4 (16.00%) VMware
10 4 (16.00%) Intel Security
10 4 (16.00%) Banking
11 3 (12.00%) Clustering
11 3 (12.00%) Front Office
11 3 (12.00%) Finance
11 3 (12.00%) Service Management
11 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
11 3 (12.00%) MCSA
11 3 (12.00%) 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 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (24.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) DHCP
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
1 2 (8.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) StarTeam
1 2 (8.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.00%) WinRunner
General
1 4 (16.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Front Office
2 3 (12.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Desktop Support
3 6 (24.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Tester
5 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Test Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Tester
6 3 (12.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (12.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Clustering
2 2 (8.00%) NHS
2 2 (8.00%) PDA
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.00%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.00%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (44.00%) Windows XP
5 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.00%) AIX
6 3 (12.00%) Linux
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Change Management
2 6 (24.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (12.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity Management
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.00%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) MCSE
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (12.00%) MCITP
3 3 (12.00%) MCP
3 3 (12.00%) MCSA
3 3 (12.00%) MCTS
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) XenApp
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (12.00%) Netcool
3 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) Citrix
3 4 (16.00%) Intel Security
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) ServiceNow
4 3 (12.00%) Veritas
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco
6 1 (4.00%) Avaya
6 1 (4.00%) Bloomberg
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) FactSet
6 1 (4.00%) Fidessa
6 1 (4.00%) IBM
6 1 (4.00%) Reuters
6 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds