The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 164 103 60
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -43
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 326 534 810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.43% 2.29% 3.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.91% 10.65% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 327 449
Median daily rate £185 £190 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £120 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £195 £200 £210
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 67 144
Median hourly rate £14.73 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £11.30 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.45 £25.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Windows 7
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4721 5013 5585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.69% 21.52% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3264 3433 3767
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £186 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 154 245
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.00 £34.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 7 across the London region.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in London

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in London

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 across the London region.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Trend in London

Windows 7
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Windows 7 Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -33 45 £180 -20.00% 11
Canary Wharf +6 8 £160 -
Croydon -14 6 £450 -2.70%
Ilford -1 4 - -
Uxbridge +5 3 £270 +63.63%
Southwark -1 3 - -
Feltham -5 2 £475 -
Chessington +2 1 - -
Wimbledon 0 1 £351 +133.66%
Bromley - 1 - -
Enfield - 1 £390 - 1
Greenford - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
Osterley - 1 £255 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 London region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 703 (100.00%) Windows
2 409 (58.18%) Active Directory
3 325 (46.23%) Microsoft
4 316 (44.95%) MS Office
5 185 (26.32%) Windows Server
6 181 (25.75%) Citrix
7 163 (23.19%) ITIL
7 163 (23.19%) Finance
7 163 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 156 (22.19%) MS Excel
9 148 (21.05%) Windows 8
10 143 (20.34%) SCCM
11 139 (19.77%) Windows 10
12 130 (18.49%) MS Exchange
13 117 (16.64%) Office 365
14 114 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
15 101 (14.37%) VMware
16 98 (13.94%) Blackberry
17 83 (11.81%) Exchange Server 2010
18 72 (10.24%) PowerShell
19 71 (10.10%) Windows XP
20 67 (9.53%) Apple
21 64 (9.10%) TCP/IP
22 62 (8.82%) DNS
23 61 (8.68%) Cisco
23 61 (8.68%) Microsoft Certification
24 60 (8.53%) DHCP
24 60 (8.53%) Windows Server 2003
25 58 (8.25%) VMware Infrastructure
26 56 (7.97%) Internet

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 130 (18.49%) MS Exchange
2 83 (11.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 53 (7.54%) Skype for Business
4 39 (5.55%) SharePoint
5 36 (5.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 32 (4.55%) IBM Notes
7 23 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 23 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (2.56%) IIS
9 8 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.57%) Apache
12 4 (0.57%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.43%) Documentum
13 3 (0.43%) Drupal
14 1 (0.14%) Confluence
14 1 (0.14%) GroupWise
14 1 (0.14%) K2 blackpearl
14 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 316 (44.95%) MS Office
2 156 (22.19%) MS Excel
3 16 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.71%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.85%) MS Project
6 3 (0.43%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.43%) InDesign
6 3 (0.43%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.56%) Eikon
2 5 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.14%) BASE24
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 117 (16.64%) Office 365
2 15 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.00%) PaaS
4 4 (0.57%) OneDrive
5 3 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.43%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.43%) Google Drive
5 3 (0.43%) IaaS
5 3 (0.43%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.28%) SaaS
7 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 64 (9.10%) TCP/IP
2 62 (8.82%) DNS
3 60 (8.53%) DHCP
4 56 (7.97%) Internet
5 38 (5.41%) Firewall
6 36 (5.12%) Wireless
7 32 (4.55%) LAN
7 32 (4.55%) VPN
8 26 (3.70%) SAN
9 23 (3.27%) WAN
10 21 (2.99%) Ethernet
10 21 (2.99%) VoIP
11 19 (2.70%) Skype
12 17 (2.42%) Intranet
13 10 (1.42%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (0.85%) Extranet
14 6 (0.85%) IP Telephony
14 6 (0.85%) iSCSI
14 6 (0.85%) NAS
14 6 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.57%) MySQL
5 4 (0.57%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.43%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.43%) Power BI
6 3 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.14%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.14%) OLTP
7 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (1.71%) MSI
2 7 (1.00%) JIRA
3 6 (0.85%) InstallShield
4 5 (0.71%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (0.71%) TeamCity
4 5 (0.71%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.71%) WinDbg
5 3 (0.43%) AdminStudio
5 3 (0.43%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.28%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.14%) Hudson
7 1 (0.14%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.14%) Subversion
7 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.14%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.14%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 163 (23.19%) Finance
2 54 (7.68%) Banking
3 50 (7.11%) Law
4 36 (5.12%) Legal
5 31 (4.41%) Retail
6 19 (2.70%) Billing
7 16 (2.28%) Investment Banking
8 15 (2.13%) Telecoms
9 13 (1.85%) Back Office
10 9 (1.28%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.28%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.85%) Italian Language
11 6 (0.85%) Marketing
12 5 (0.71%) Japanese Language
13 4 (0.57%) Advertising
13 4 (0.57%) French Language
13 4 (0.57%) Publishing
14 3 (0.43%) German Language
14 3 (0.43%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 248 (35.28%) Analyst
2 147 (20.91%) Desktop Support
3 136 (19.35%) Support Analyst
4 113 (16.07%) Support Engineer
5 110 (15.65%) Service Analyst
6 108 (15.36%) Service Desk Analyst
7 100 (14.22%) 2nd Line Support
8 91 (12.94%) Desktop Engineer
9 90 (12.80%) IT Support
10 71 (10.10%) Windows Engineer
11 66 (9.39%) IT Analyst
12 65 (9.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 61 (8.68%) Service Desk Support
14 49 (6.97%) 1st/2nd Line Support
15 48 (6.83%) IT Support Analyst
16 47 (6.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
17 44 (6.26%) Desktop Analyst
18 41 (5.83%) Desktop Support Analyst
19 39 (5.55%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
20 38 (5.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.13%) .NET
2 6 (0.85%) WPF
3 5 (0.71%) Web Services
4 4 (0.57%) CSS
4 4 (0.57%) HTML
4 4 (0.57%) HTML5
5 3 (0.43%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.43%) JDBC
5 3 (0.43%) ODBC
5 3 (0.43%) XML
6 2 (0.28%) OOXML
6 2 (0.28%) WinForms
6 2 (0.28%) XMPP
7 1 (0.14%) CSS3
7 1 (0.14%) EDI
7 1 (0.14%) JSON
7 1 (0.14%) Middleware
7 1 (0.14%) REST
7 1 (0.14%) SAML
7 1 (0.14%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 98 (13.94%) Blackberry
2 39 (5.55%) iPhone
3 31 (4.41%) iPad
4 29 (4.13%) Management Information System
5 28 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (3.98%) Smartphone
6 25 (3.56%) Client/Server
6 25 (3.56%) Data Centre
7 18 (2.56%) Fat Client
7 18 (2.56%) Thin Client
7 18 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
8 14 (1.99%) Hedge funds
9 10 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.28%) NHS
11 8 (1.14%) Driving Licence
12 7 (1.00%) BYOD
13 6 (0.85%) Freedom of Information
14 5 (0.71%) CMDB
14 5 (0.71%) Computer Science
14 5 (0.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 703 (100.00%) Windows
2 185 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 163 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 148 (21.05%) Windows 8
5 139 (19.77%) Windows 10
6 114 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 71 (10.10%) Windows XP
8 60 (8.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 46 (6.54%) Mac OS X
10 38 (5.41%) Apple iOS
11 30 (4.27%) Android
12 27 (3.84%) Linux
13 23 (3.27%) Mac OS
14 12 (1.71%) Unix
15 9 (1.28%) Windows Vista
16 7 (1.00%) Windows 2000
17 4 (0.57%) Windows Phone
18 3 (0.43%) Data ONTAP
18 3 (0.43%) Mac OS X Server
18 3 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (23.19%) ITIL
2 51 (7.25%) Service Management
3 42 (5.97%) Incident Management
4 41 (5.83%) Migration
5 38 (5.41%) Change Management
6 35 (4.98%) Document Management
7 26 (3.70%) Asset Management
7 26 (3.70%) Time Management
8 24 (3.41%) ITIL V3
9 23 (3.27%) Problem Management
9 23 (3.27%) Service Delivery
10 19 (2.70%) Configuration Management
11 16 (2.28%) PRINCE2
12 15 (2.13%) Patch Management
13 14 (1.99%) Project Management
13 14 (1.99%) Validation
14 13 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (1.85%) Capacity Planning
14 13 (1.85%) CRM
14 13 (1.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 72 (10.24%) PowerShell
2 27 (3.84%) SQL
3 26 (3.70%) Java
4 22 (3.13%) VBScript
5 16 (2.28%) VB
6 12 (1.71%) VBA
7 11 (1.56%) C#
8 5 (0.71%) JavaScript
8 5 (0.71%) PHP
9 4 (0.57%) Python
9 4 (0.57%) XAML
10 3 (0.43%) Go
10 3 (0.43%) Ruby
10 3 (0.43%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.28%) C
11 2 (0.28%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.14%) AppleScript
12 1 (0.14%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.14%) C++
12 1 (0.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 61 (8.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (5.69%) MCSE
3 37 (5.26%) Degree
4 31 (4.41%) MCP
5 30 (4.27%) MCSA
6 25 (3.56%) A+ Certification
7 23 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
8 21 (2.99%) Security Cleared
9 20 (2.84%) MCDST
10 16 (2.28%) Network+ Certification
11 15 (2.13%) ACDT
11 15 (2.13%) ACHDS
11 15 (2.13%) ACTC
11 15 (2.13%) MCSM
12 13 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (1.85%) MCTS
13 12 (1.71%) CCNA
14 10 (1.42%) SC Cleared
15 9 (1.28%) MCITP
16 8 (1.14%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.54%) SLA
2 7 (1.00%) QA
3 1 (0.14%) DICOM
3 1 (0.14%) HL7
3 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.14%) MiFID
3 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 409 (58.18%) Active Directory
2 58 (8.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (7.11%) XenApp
4 34 (4.84%) XenDesktop
5 31 (4.41%) Hyper-V
6 30 (4.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 22 (3.13%) BitLocker
8 20 (2.84%) Virtual Servers
9 19 (2.70%) vSphere
10 15 (2.13%) Terminal Services
11 13 (1.85%) Virtual Desktop
12 9 (1.28%) VMware ESX
13 8 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
13 8 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (0.85%) Docker
14 6 (0.85%) Firmware
15 3 (0.43%) Terminal Server
16 2 (0.28%) UAG
17 1 (0.14%) DFS Replication
17 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 143 (20.34%) SCCM
2 24 (3.41%) SCOM
3 21 (2.99%) WSUS
4 10 (1.42%) Casper Suite
5 9 (1.28%) AirWatch
5 9 (1.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 8 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (1.14%) SCVMM
7 7 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (1.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 6 (0.85%) Ansible
8 6 (0.85%) Backup Exec
9 5 (0.71%) Perfmon
10 4 (0.57%) Failover Clustering
10 4 (0.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 3 (0.43%) DameWare
11 3 (0.43%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.43%) Puppet
11 3 (0.43%) SCSM
12 2 (0.28%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 325 (46.23%) Microsoft
2 181 (25.75%) Citrix
3 101 (14.37%) VMware
4 67 (9.53%) Apple
5 61 (8.68%) Cisco
6 40 (5.69%) Symantec
7 39 (5.55%) Bloomberg
8 37 (5.26%) HP
9 32 (4.55%) Lotus
10 31 (4.41%) Reuters
11 28 (3.98%) Dell
12 24 (3.41%) Oracle
13 21 (2.99%) LANDesk
14 17 (2.42%) NetApp
15 15 (2.13%) Altiris
15 15 (2.13%) iManage
16 13 (1.85%) Adobe
16 13 (1.85%) AppSense
16 13 (1.85%) Intel Security
17 11 (1.56%) Remedy
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Posted: 20 hours ago
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