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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 161 104 68
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -36
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 344 504 743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.56% 2.26% 3.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.62% 10.74% 13.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 277 429
Median daily rate £175 £175 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £114 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £435 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £200 £188
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 76 126
Median hourly rate £17.75 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £24.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.29 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-4.73% -
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
4515 4694 5444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.50% 21.02% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3117 3181 3842
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 159 222
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -11 61 £200 +2.56% 11
New Malden - 5 - -
Uxbridge +8 4 £118 -44.70%
Canary Wharf 0 4 £160 -
Feltham 0 4 £475 -
Brentford - 3 £160 -
Enfield +7 2 - -
Croydon -19 2 £215 -52.22%
Hammersmith +5 1 £165 -16.45% 1
Greenwich +2 1 £113 -4.25%
Chessington -1 1 £115 -
Southwark -2 1 - - 1
Hounslow -4 1 - -
Southall - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £120 -
Wembley - 1 £160 -
Grays - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 - -
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 688 (100.00%) Windows
2 436 (63.37%) Active Directory
3 330 (47.97%) Microsoft
4 281 (40.84%) MS Office
5 180 (26.16%) Citrix
6 176 (25.58%) ITIL
7 169 (24.56%) Windows Server
8 144 (20.93%) Finance
9 143 (20.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 141 (20.49%) Windows 8
11 137 (19.91%) SCCM
12 135 (19.62%) MS Excel
13 130 (18.90%) Windows 10
14 121 (17.59%) Blackberry
15 113 (16.42%) MS Exchange
15 113 (16.42%) Office 365
16 105 (15.26%) VMware
17 102 (14.83%) Windows Server 2012
18 77 (11.19%) Apple
19 73 (10.61%) DNS
20 72 (10.47%) DHCP
20 72 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2010
21 69 (10.03%) TCP/IP
22 68 (9.88%) Windows XP
23 65 (9.45%) XenApp
23 65 (9.45%) Cisco
24 60 (8.72%) Banking
25 59 (8.58%) VMware Infrastructure
26 58 (8.43%) Microsoft Certification
27 57 (8.28%) Bloomberg

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
1 113 (16.42%) MS Exchange
2 72 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 52 (7.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 47 (6.83%) Skype for Business
5 38 (5.52%) IBM Notes
6 37 (5.38%) SharePoint
7 30 (4.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 26 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (1.74%) IIS
10 7 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.58%) Apache
13 4 (0.58%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.44%) Documentum
15 2 (0.29%) Drupal
16 1 (0.15%) GroupWise
16 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 281 (40.84%) MS Office
2 135 (19.62%) MS Excel
3 13 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.45%) MS Project
5 5 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.73%) InDesign
5 5 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.73%) SOLIDWORKS
6 3 (0.44%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (2.33%) Eikon
2 3 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 113 (16.42%) Office 365
2 16 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.16%) G Suite
4 5 (0.73%) OneDrive
5 4 (0.58%) Google Drive
6 3 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.44%) IaaS
7 2 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.29%) PaaS
7 2 (0.29%) SaaS
8 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.15%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 73 (10.61%) DNS
2 72 (10.47%) DHCP
3 69 (10.03%) TCP/IP
4 53 (7.70%) Internet
5 40 (5.81%) LAN
6 38 (5.52%) Wireless
7 36 (5.23%) VPN
8 28 (4.07%) Firewall
9 26 (3.78%) SAN
10 25 (3.63%) VoIP
11 23 (3.34%) Ethernet
11 23 (3.34%) WAN
12 16 (2.33%) Skype
13 15 (2.18%) Remote Desktop
13 15 (2.18%) Wi-Fi
14 14 (2.03%) Intranet
15 8 (1.16%) SSL
16 7 (1.02%) IP Telephony
17 6 (0.87%) Extranet
18 5 (0.73%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (5.96%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.44%) MySQL
5 3 (0.44%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.29%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.29%) Power BI
7 1 (0.15%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.15%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.15%) MS Access
7 1 (0.15%) OLTP
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (1.60%) JIRA
2 7 (1.02%) MSI
3 4 (0.58%) eggPlant
3 4 (0.58%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.15%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.15%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.15%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.15%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 144 (20.93%) Finance
2 60 (8.72%) Banking
3 47 (6.83%) Law
4 42 (6.10%) Retail
5 41 (5.96%) Legal
6 19 (2.76%) Billing
6 19 (2.76%) Investment Banking
7 15 (2.18%) Retail Banking
8 12 (1.74%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.60%) Back Office
10 8 (1.16%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.87%) Marketing
12 4 (0.58%) Advertising
12 4 (0.58%) Publishing
13 3 (0.44%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.44%) Japanese Language
13 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.44%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.29%) French Language
14 2 (0.29%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 231 (33.58%) Analyst
2 172 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 136 (19.77%) Support Engineer
4 123 (17.88%) Support Analyst
5 102 (14.83%) 2nd Line Support
6 101 (14.68%) Service Analyst
7 98 (14.24%) Service Desk Analyst
8 91 (13.23%) Desktop Engineer
9 79 (11.48%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 74 (10.76%) IT Support
11 66 (9.59%) Windows Engineer
12 56 (8.14%) IT Analyst
13 54 (7.85%) Service Desk Support
14 50 (7.27%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 50 (7.27%) Desktop Analyst
15 48 (6.98%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
16 47 (6.83%) Desktop Support Analyst
17 41 (5.96%) 1st Line Support
18 39 (5.67%) Help Desk Support
19 38 (5.52%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.62%) .NET
2 4 (0.58%) .NET Framework
3 3 (0.44%) JDBC
4 2 (0.29%) CSS
4 2 (0.29%) HTML
4 2 (0.29%) HTML5
4 2 (0.29%) Web Services
4 2 (0.29%) WPF
5 1 (0.15%) EDI
5 1 (0.15%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.15%) JSON
5 1 (0.15%) Middleware
5 1 (0.15%) REST
5 1 (0.15%) SAML
5 1 (0.15%) Series 60
5 1 (0.15%) WAP
5 1 (0.15%) XML
5 1 (0.15%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 121 (17.59%) Blackberry
2 53 (7.70%) iPad
3 40 (5.81%) iPhone
4 35 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (4.36%) Client/Server
6 29 (4.22%) Management Information System
7 21 (3.05%) Smartphone
8 19 (2.76%) Data Centre
8 19 (2.76%) Video Conferencing
9 18 (2.62%) Fat Client
9 18 (2.62%) Thin Client
10 11 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.45%) Hedge funds
12 8 (1.16%) BYOD
12 8 (1.16%) Driving Licence
13 6 (0.87%) Cloud Native
13 6 (0.87%) NHS
14 5 (0.73%) EPoS
15 4 (0.58%) CMDB
15 4 (0.58%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 688 (100.00%) Windows
2 169 (24.56%) Windows Server
3 143 (20.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 141 (20.49%) Windows 8
5 130 (18.90%) Windows 10
6 102 (14.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 68 (9.88%) Windows XP
8 51 (7.41%) Android
9 50 (7.27%) Mac OS X
9 50 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 47 (6.83%) Apple iOS
11 31 (4.51%) Mac OS
12 27 (3.92%) Linux
13 8 (1.16%) Unix
13 8 (1.16%) Windows 2000
14 7 (1.02%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.87%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.58%) Windows Phone
17 3 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 3 (0.44%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (25.58%) ITIL
2 44 (6.40%) Migration
3 37 (5.38%) Time Management
4 35 (5.09%) Change Management
4 35 (5.09%) Service Management
5 33 (4.80%) Asset Management
6 30 (4.36%) Problem Management
7 27 (3.92%) Document Management
8 24 (3.49%) Incident Management
8 24 (3.49%) Patch Management
9 18 (2.62%) Mobile Device Management
10 17 (2.47%) Configuration Management
10 17 (2.47%) CRM
10 17 (2.47%) Validation
11 16 (2.33%) ITIL V3
11 16 (2.33%) Service Delivery
12 15 (2.18%) Identity Management
12 15 (2.18%) PRINCE2
13 14 (2.03%) Software Distribution
14 12 (1.74%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (7.56%) PowerShell
2 31 (4.51%) SQL
3 21 (3.05%) Java
4 12 (1.74%) VBA
4 12 (1.74%) VBScript
5 9 (1.31%) C#
5 9 (1.31%) VB
6 8 (1.16%) Bash Shell
6 8 (1.16%) Python
7 3 (0.44%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.29%) Go
8 2 (0.29%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.29%) PHP
8 2 (0.29%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.29%) XAML
9 1 (0.15%) C
9 1 (0.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 58 (8.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (5.81%) MCP
3 34 (4.94%) MCSE
4 32 (4.65%) Degree
5 29 (4.22%) ITIL Certification
6 28 (4.07%) Security Cleared
7 27 (3.92%) MCSA
8 24 (3.49%) MCDST
9 23 (3.34%) A+ Certification
10 19 (2.76%) Network+ Certification
11 18 (2.62%) ACDT
11 18 (2.62%) ACHDS
11 18 (2.62%) ACTC
11 18 (2.62%) MCSM
12 15 (2.18%) SC Cleared
13 11 (1.60%) DBS Check
14 9 (1.31%) MCITP
14 9 (1.31%) MCTS
15 7 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
15 7 (1.02%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (8.14%) SLA
2 3 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 436 (63.37%) Active Directory
2 65 (9.45%) XenApp
3 59 (8.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (6.40%) XenDesktop
5 32 (4.65%) Hyper-V
6 26 (3.78%) Microsoft App-V
7 20 (2.91%) Virtual Servers
8 16 (2.33%) BitLocker
9 15 (2.18%) VMware ESX
10 14 (2.03%) Terminal Services
11 13 (1.89%) Virtual Desktop
12 12 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
12 12 (1.74%) vSphere
13 7 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (1.02%) Xen
14 6 (0.87%) Firmware
15 2 (0.29%) Docker
15 2 (0.29%) UAG
16 1 (0.15%) KVM
16 1 (0.15%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 137 (19.91%) SCCM
2 20 (2.91%) WSUS
3 18 (2.62%) SCOM
4 12 (1.74%) AirWatch
5 9 (1.31%) Casper Suite
6 8 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (0.87%) DameWare
7 6 (0.87%) SCVMM
7 6 (0.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.44%) SCSM
9 3 (0.44%) Sysprep
10 2 (0.29%) Ansible
10 2 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.29%) Perfmon
10 2 (0.29%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.29%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 330 (47.97%) Microsoft
2 180 (26.16%) Citrix
3 105 (15.26%) VMware
4 77 (11.19%) Apple
5 65 (9.45%) Cisco
6 57 (8.28%) Bloomberg
7 50 (7.27%) HP
8 49 (7.12%) Reuters
9 38 (5.52%) Lotus
10 29 (4.22%) Dell
11 27 (3.92%) Symantec
12 22 (3.20%) Google
12 22 (3.20%) ServiceNow
13 18 (2.62%) Altiris
13 18 (2.62%) iManage
14 17 (2.47%) Oracle
15 16 (2.33%) Remedy
16 15 (2.18%) LANDesk
17 14 (2.03%) NetApp
18 13 (1.89%) Adobe
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