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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 33 34 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 16 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.25% 3.67% 2.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.43% 15.24% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 12
Median daily rate £123 £165 £97
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.75% +70.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £93 £92
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £257 £138
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £200 £170
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £11.00 £187.50 £16.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-94.13% +1063.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £14.42
% change year-on-year
-11.47% +5.73%

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
140 164 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.40% 24.08% 21.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 88 93
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £103 £93
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 1 5
Median hourly rate £11.00 £187.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-94.13% +1193.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 19 January 2017.

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 January 2017, 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 13 (37.14%) Windows 10
5 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 10 (28.57%) Office 365
6 10 (28.57%) VMware
7 9 (25.71%) Windows XP
8 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (17.14%) SCCM
10 5 (14.29%) Application Packaging
10 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
10 5 (14.29%) Citrix
10 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
10 5 (14.29%) MS Office
10 5 (14.29%) Linux
11 4 (11.43%) Migration
11 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
11 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
11 4 (11.43%) Cisco
11 4 (11.43%) Information Assurance
11 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
11 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (11.43%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
12 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
12 3 (8.57%) Skype
12 3 (8.57%) IaaS

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 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.71%) IBM Notes
4 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Office
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Office 365
2 3 (8.57%) IaaS
3 2 (5.71%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Internet
1 3 (8.57%) Skype
2 2 (5.71%) LAN
2 2 (5.71%) VoIP
2 2 (5.71%) VPN
2 2 (5.71%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MSI
2 2 (5.71%) StarTeam
3 1 (2.86%) AdminStudio
3 1 (2.86%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Law
1 2 (5.71%) Legal
2 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (11.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Applications Packager
4 4 (11.43%) IT Support
4 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) IT Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) IT Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
1 2 (5.71%) Clustering
1 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.71%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (5.71%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Windows 10
3 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 9 (25.71%) Windows XP
6 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (14.29%) Linux
9 2 (5.71%) AIX
9 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 4 (11.43%) Information Assurance
2 4 (11.43%) Migration
2 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
4 2 (5.71%) Change Management
4 2 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (5.71%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (5.71%) Smoke Testing
4 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.86%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (2.86%) Chat Support
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.71%) MCITP
2 2 (5.71%) MCSA
2 2 (5.71%) MCSE
2 2 (5.71%) MCTS
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (5.71%) Netcool
3 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Citrix
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco
5 2 (5.71%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) Intel Security
5 2 (5.71%) Lotus
5 2 (5.71%) Veritas
6 1 (2.86%) Avaya
6 1 (2.86%) Dell
6 1 (2.86%) Symantec