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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 44 32 40
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 28 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.28% 4.43% 2.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.51% 18.24% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 8
Average daily rate
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£105 £293 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.10% -17.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £92 £101 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £380 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £250 £268
% change year-on-year
-15.90% -6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £86.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
193 159 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.63% 24.31% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 79 60
Average daily rate £300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £102 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £86.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.92% +517.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
3 13 (22.81%) Windows XP
4 12 (21.05%) MS Office
4 12 (21.05%) SCCM
5 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
5 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
7 9 (15.79%) VMware
7 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
7 9 (15.79%) SC Cleared
8 8 (14.04%) MS Exchange
9 7 (12.28%) ITIL
9 7 (12.28%) Citrix
9 7 (12.28%) DHCP
9 7 (12.28%) Mac OS
9 7 (12.28%) Office 365
10 6 (10.53%) Migration
11 5 (8.77%) Firewall
11 5 (8.77%) Cisco
11 5 (8.77%) SQL
12 4 (7.02%) MCP
12 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
12 4 (7.02%) VPN
12 4 (7.02%) DNS
12 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (7.02%) SAN
12 4 (7.02%) Degree
12 4 (7.02%) Windows 8

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (14.04%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.51%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (21.05%) MS Office
2 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) DHCP
2 5 (8.77%) Firewall
3 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.02%) VPN
3 4 (7.02%) DNS
3 4 (7.02%) SAN
4 3 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (5.26%) VoIP
5 2 (3.51%) Internet
5 2 (3.51%) H.323
5 2 (3.51%) Wireless
6 1 (1.75%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.75%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.75%) WAN
6 1 (1.75%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) DTS
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Selenium
1 1 (1.75%) WinRunner
1 1 (1.75%) TestDirector
1 1 (1.75%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Desktop Support
2 9 (15.79%) Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Support Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Rollout Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) IT Support
5 3 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Coordinator
6 2 (3.51%) Architect
6 2 (3.51%) IT Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Technical Architect
6 2 (3.51%) Administrator
6 2 (3.51%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (3.51%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Design Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
1 3 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.51%) NHS
2 2 (3.51%) Thin Client
2 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.51%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.51%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) PDA
3 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.75%) iPhone
3 1 (1.75%) Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (22.81%) Windows XP
3 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (12.28%) Mac OS
5 4 (7.02%) Windows 8
5 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.75%) CentOS
6 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.75%) AIX
6 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.28%) ITIL
2 6 (10.53%) Migration
3 3 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.51%) CRM
4 2 (3.51%) Project Management
4 2 (3.51%) Service Management
4 2 (3.51%) Change Management
4 2 (3.51%) Information Security
4 2 (3.51%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (3.51%) Supplier Management
4 2 (3.51%) Data Protection
4 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (3.51%) Information Governance
4 2 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.75%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.75%) Automation Testing
5 1 (1.75%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.75%) Integration Testing
5 1 (1.75%) Time Management
5 1 (1.75%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.77%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) MCP
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.02%) Degree
4 3 (5.26%) MCSA
5 2 (3.51%) A+ Certification
5 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.75%) MCITP
6 1 (1.75%) MCTS
6 1 (1.75%) ISEB
6 1 (1.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.51%) vSphere
4 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.75%) Samba
4 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.75%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (21.05%) SCCM
2 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.75%) Unicenter
2 1 (1.75%) Netcool
Vendors
1 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) VMware
3 7 (12.28%) Citrix
4 5 (8.77%) Cisco
5 3 (5.26%) McAfee
5 3 (5.26%) IBM
6 2 (3.51%) NetApp
7 1 (1.75%) Veritas
7 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.75%) CA
7 1 (1.75%) HP
7 1 (1.75%) Dell
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £10.00 - £14.00 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £85 - £90 per day
Posted: 11 days ago