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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 41 38 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +22
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 31 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.47% 4.06% 2.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.58% 15.38% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 15
Average daily rate
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£200 £120 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -61.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £91 £91 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £138 £339
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £210 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -23.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Average hourly rate £14.11 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.96% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.44 £15.00 £14.63
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +2.56%
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
187 182 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.94% 26.42% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 86 119
Average daily rate £350 £385 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £314
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 4
Average hourly rate £26.25 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.35% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £9.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £17.00 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-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 20 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (47.17%) Windows XP
3 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
3 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
4 12 (22.64%) Citrix
5 11 (20.75%) MS Office
6 10 (18.87%) Finance
7 9 (16.98%) Migration
8 8 (15.09%) VMware
9 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (13.21%) PDA
9 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
9 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
9 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (11.32%) MCITP
10 6 (11.32%) SQL
10 6 (11.32%) MCSE
10 6 (11.32%) Blackberry
10 6 (11.32%) Change Management
11 5 (9.43%) MCSA
11 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
11 5 (9.43%) AIX
11 5 (9.43%) SCCM
11 5 (9.43%) Clustering
12 4 (7.55%) VMware ESX
12 4 (7.55%) Information Security
12 4 (7.55%) Software Testing
12 4 (7.55%) MCTS
12 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
12 4 (7.55%) Test Automation

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) WorkSite
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Office
2 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.89%) DNS
2 1 (1.89%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) WinRunner
1 4 (7.55%) TestDirector
1 4 (7.55%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.89%) AdminStudio
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Law
2 3 (5.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Analyst
2 9 (16.98%) Desktop Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Desktop Support
4 3 (5.66%) Service Analyst
4 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
4 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
4 3 (5.66%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (5.66%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (5.66%) Rollout Engineer
4 3 (5.66%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (3.77%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (3.77%) Test Engineer
5 2 (3.77%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 2 (3.77%) IT Technician
5 2 (3.77%) Desktop Technician
5 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
5 2 (3.77%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (3.77%) Consultant
5 2 (3.77%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) PDA
2 6 (11.32%) Blackberry
3 5 (9.43%) Clustering
4 3 (5.66%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.89%) NHS
6 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (47.17%) Windows XP
3 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.43%) AIX
5 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.77%) Linux
8 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.98%) Migration
2 6 (11.32%) Change Management
3 4 (7.55%) Information Security
3 4 (7.55%) Software Testing
3 4 (7.55%) Test Automation
4 3 (5.66%) ITIL
4 3 (5.66%) ITSM
4 3 (5.66%) Service Management
4 3 (5.66%) Project Management
4 3 (5.66%) Information Governance
4 3 (5.66%) Data Protection
4 3 (5.66%) Time Management
5 2 (3.77%) Business Analysis
5 2 (3.77%) Project Planning
5 2 (3.77%) Test Scripting
5 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.89%) PRINCE
6 1 (1.89%) Risk Management
6 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) VB
2 1 (1.89%) VBA
2 1 (1.89%) Java
2 1 (1.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
1 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.32%) MCITP
2 6 (11.32%) MCSE
3 5 (9.43%) MCSA
4 4 (7.55%) MCTS
5 3 (5.66%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.89%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
1 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) VMware ESX
2 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.66%) XenApp
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) SCCM
2 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (7.55%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (7.55%) Netcool
3 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 12 (22.64%) Citrix
3 8 (15.09%) VMware
4 4 (7.55%) Veritas
4 4 (7.55%) McAfee
5 3 (5.66%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.77%) Symantec
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