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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 156 88 62
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -26
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 366 541 790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.59% 2.33% 3.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.65% 10.82% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 353 417
Median daily rate £200 £200 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £120 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £200 £215
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 56 154
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £21.93 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.13 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-4.13% +0.83%
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
4786 5002 5498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.75% 21.51% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3345 3401 3590
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 143 246
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.93 £34.00
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 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 54 £200 -16.66% 12
Croydon -12 6 £450 -2.70%
Ilford +2 4 - -
Southwark 0 4 - - 1
Canary Wharf +1 3 £160 -
Uxbridge 0 3 £270 +125.00%
Feltham -2 3 £438 -
Twickenham -2 2 - -
Osterley - 2 £379 -
Brentford - 2 £145 -
Chessington +4 1 - -
Wimbledon -1 1 £351 +133.66%
Chiswick - 1 - - 1
Barnet - 1 - -
Carshalton - 1 - -
Enfield - 1 £390 -
Greenford - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £138 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 731 (100.00%) Windows
2 420 (57.46%) Active Directory
3 331 (45.28%) Microsoft
4 330 (45.14%) MS Office
5 194 (26.54%) Citrix
6 185 (25.31%) Windows Server
7 175 (23.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 166 (22.71%) Windows 8
9 165 (22.57%) ITIL
10 163 (22.30%) Finance
11 158 (21.61%) MS Excel
12 142 (19.43%) SCCM
13 134 (18.33%) Windows 10
14 132 (18.06%) MS Exchange
15 119 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
16 110 (15.05%) Office 365
17 109 (14.91%) VMware
18 94 (12.86%) Blackberry
19 88 (12.04%) Windows XP
20 82 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2010
21 81 (11.08%) PowerShell
22 75 (10.26%) Cisco
23 67 (9.17%) Windows Server 2003
24 64 (8.76%) Microsoft Certification
25 63 (8.62%) TCP/IP
26 60 (8.21%) VMware Infrastructure
27 58 (7.93%) Law
28 57 (7.80%) DNS
28 57 (7.80%) DHCP
29 56 (7.66%) Apple

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
1 132 (18.06%) MS Exchange
2 82 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (6.29%) Skype for Business
4 34 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 33 (4.51%) SharePoint
6 27 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 27 (3.69%) IBM Notes
7 21 (2.87%) IIS
8 19 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.68%) Apache
11 5 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.68%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.55%) Drupal
13 2 (0.27%) Documentum
14 1 (0.14%) GroupWise
14 1 (0.14%) IBM Domino
14 1 (0.14%) WordPress
14 1 (0.14%) Zimbra
Applications
1 330 (45.14%) MS Office
2 158 (21.61%) MS Excel
3 18 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.64%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.96%) MS Project
6 3 (0.41%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.27%) InDesign
7 2 (0.27%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.14%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 11 (1.50%) Eikon
2 5 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.41%) 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
4 1 (0.14%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 110 (15.05%) Office 365
2 16 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.82%) PaaS
4 3 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.41%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.41%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.27%) Google Drive
5 2 (0.27%) IaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (8.62%) TCP/IP
2 57 (7.80%) DHCP
2 57 (7.80%) DNS
3 44 (6.02%) Internet
4 43 (5.88%) Firewall
5 36 (4.92%) LAN
6 33 (4.51%) VPN
7 32 (4.38%) SAN
8 31 (4.24%) WAN
9 28 (3.83%) Wireless
10 19 (2.60%) VoIP
11 16 (2.19%) Intranet
12 15 (2.05%) Skype
13 14 (1.92%) Ethernet
14 8 (1.09%) iSCSI
14 8 (1.09%) NAS
15 7 (0.96%) Extranet
15 7 (0.96%) Remote Desktop
15 7 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (0.68%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (5.61%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.41%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.41%) MySQL
6 3 (0.41%) Power BI
7 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.14%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.14%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.14%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (2.05%) MSI
2 7 (0.96%) InstallShield
2 7 (0.96%) JIRA
3 6 (0.82%) Jenkins
3 6 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (0.82%) TeamCity
3 6 (0.82%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.68%) WinDbg
5 3 (0.41%) AdminStudio
5 3 (0.41%) MSBuild
5 3 (0.41%) Subversion
5 3 (0.41%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 2 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.14%) Hudson
7 1 (0.14%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.14%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.14%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 163 (22.30%) Finance
2 58 (7.93%) Law
3 49 (6.70%) Banking
4 43 (5.88%) Legal
5 28 (3.83%) Retail
6 19 (2.60%) Billing
7 16 (2.19%) Back Office
8 14 (1.92%) Investment Banking
8 14 (1.92%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.23%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.09%) Advertising
11 7 (0.96%) Italian Language
11 7 (0.96%) Marketing
11 7 (0.96%) Publishing
12 5 (0.68%) Japanese Language
13 4 (0.55%) French Language
13 4 (0.55%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.55%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.41%) Front Office
14 3 (0.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 248 (33.93%) Analyst
2 135 (18.47%) Desktop Support
3 129 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 113 (15.46%) Service Analyst
5 111 (15.18%) Service Desk Analyst
6 106 (14.50%) Support Engineer
7 96 (13.13%) 2nd Line Support
8 84 (11.49%) Desktop Engineer
9 82 (11.22%) IT Support
10 78 (10.67%) Windows Engineer
11 62 (8.48%) IT Analyst
12 57 (7.80%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 57 (7.80%) Service Desk Support
13 49 (6.70%) Service Desk Support Analyst
14 43 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
14 43 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
15 40 (5.47%) 1st Line Support
16 38 (5.20%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 35 (4.79%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
17 35 (4.79%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.42%) .NET
2 7 (0.96%) Web Services
2 7 (0.96%) WPF
3 5 (0.68%) .NET Framework
3 5 (0.68%) HTML
4 4 (0.55%) CSS
4 4 (0.55%) HTML5
4 4 (0.55%) XML
5 3 (0.41%) JDBC
5 3 (0.41%) ODBC
5 3 (0.41%) OOXML
5 3 (0.41%) WinForms
6 2 (0.27%) XMPP
7 1 (0.14%) Ajax
7 1 (0.14%) EDI
7 1 (0.14%) jQuery
7 1 (0.14%) JSON
7 1 (0.14%) REST
7 1 (0.14%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.14%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 94 (12.86%) Blackberry
2 35 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (4.79%) iPhone
3 30 (4.10%) Smartphone
4 23 (3.15%) Management Information System
5 22 (3.01%) iPad
6 21 (2.87%) Client/Server
6 21 (2.87%) Data Centre
7 17 (2.33%) Hedge funds
8 16 (2.19%) Fat Client
8 16 (2.19%) Thin Client
9 15 (2.05%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (1.09%) Driving Licence
10 8 (1.09%) NHS
11 6 (0.82%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.82%) Freedom of Information
12 5 (0.68%) BYOD
12 5 (0.68%) CMDB
13 4 (0.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 731 (100.00%) Windows
2 185 (25.31%) Windows Server
3 175 (23.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 166 (22.71%) Windows 8
5 134 (18.33%) Windows 10
6 119 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 88 (12.04%) Windows XP
8 67 (9.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 41 (5.61%) Mac OS X
10 34 (4.65%) Linux
11 33 (4.51%) Apple iOS
12 32 (4.38%) Android
13 24 (3.28%) Mac OS
14 11 (1.50%) Unix
15 10 (1.37%) Windows Vista
16 7 (0.96%) Windows 2000
17 5 (0.68%) Data ONTAP
17 5 (0.68%) Mac OS X Server
18 4 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
19 3 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (22.57%) ITIL
2 51 (6.98%) Service Management
3 48 (6.57%) Migration
4 46 (6.29%) Incident Management
5 38 (5.20%) Document Management
6 31 (4.24%) Change Management
7 25 (3.42%) ITIL V3
8 23 (3.15%) Problem Management
9 22 (3.01%) Asset Management
10 21 (2.87%) Service Delivery
10 21 (2.87%) Time Management
11 17 (2.33%) PRINCE2
12 16 (2.19%) Configuration Management
12 16 (2.19%) Project Management
13 15 (2.05%) Root Cause Analysis
14 14 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (1.92%) Capacity Planning
14 14 (1.92%) CRM
15 12 (1.64%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (1.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 81 (11.08%) PowerShell
2 29 (3.97%) SQL
3 27 (3.69%) Java
4 26 (3.56%) VBScript
5 19 (2.60%) VB
6 12 (1.64%) VBA
7 11 (1.50%) C#
8 7 (0.96%) Python
9 6 (0.82%) JavaScript
9 6 (0.82%) PHP
10 4 (0.55%) C
10 4 (0.55%) XAML
11 3 (0.41%) Go
11 3 (0.41%) Ruby
12 2 (0.27%) C++
12 2 (0.27%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.27%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.14%) AppleScript
13 1 (0.14%) Perl
13 1 (0.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (8.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (5.20%) Degree
3 37 (5.06%) MCSE
4 32 (4.38%) MCSA
5 27 (3.69%) MCP
6 26 (3.56%) Security Cleared
7 25 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
8 23 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (3.01%) A+ Certification
9 22 (3.01%) CCNA
10 15 (2.05%) MCDST
11 14 (1.92%) SC Cleared
12 13 (1.78%) MCTS
13 11 (1.50%) Network+ Certification
14 10 (1.37%) ACDT
14 10 (1.37%) ACHDS
14 10 (1.37%) ACTC
14 10 (1.37%) MCSM
15 9 (1.23%) CCNP
15 9 (1.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.47%) SLA
2 8 (1.09%) QA
3 2 (0.27%) DICOM
3 2 (0.27%) HL7
3 2 (0.27%) MiFID
4 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 420 (57.46%) Active Directory
2 60 (8.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (6.98%) XenApp
4 34 (4.65%) XenDesktop
5 33 (4.51%) Hyper-V
5 33 (4.51%) Microsoft App-V
6 26 (3.56%) BitLocker
7 19 (2.60%) vSphere
8 16 (2.19%) Terminal Services
9 14 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
10 13 (1.78%) Virtual Desktop
11 9 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (1.23%) VMware ESX
12 8 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (0.82%) Docker
13 6 (0.82%) Firmware
14 2 (0.27%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.27%) UAG
15 1 (0.14%) DFS Replication
15 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 142 (19.43%) SCCM
2 25 (3.42%) SCOM
3 21 (2.87%) WSUS
4 13 (1.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 10 (1.37%) Backup Exec
6 9 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (1.23%) SCVMM
6 9 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 7 (0.96%) Ansible
7 7 (0.96%) Casper Suite
8 5 (0.68%) AirWatch
8 5 (0.68%) Perfmon
9 4 (0.55%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (0.55%) Puppet
10 3 (0.41%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.41%) SCSM
11 2 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.27%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 331 (45.28%) Microsoft
2 194 (26.54%) Citrix
3 109 (14.91%) VMware
4 75 (10.26%) Cisco
5 56 (7.66%) Apple
6 48 (6.57%) Symantec
7 37 (5.06%) HP
8 36 (4.92%) Bloomberg
9 32 (4.38%) Reuters
10 27 (3.69%) Lotus
11 26 (3.56%) Dell
12 22 (3.01%) Oracle
13 20 (2.74%) iManage
14 19 (2.60%) LANDesk
14 19 (2.60%) NetApp
15 15 (2.05%) Altiris
15 15 (2.05%) Intel Security
16 14 (1.92%) AppSense
17 12 (1.64%) Adobe
18 10 (1.37%) Remedy
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