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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 142 85 52
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -33
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 368 583 820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.70% 2.62% 3.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.79% 12.14% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 358 438
Median daily rate £195 £225 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £125 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £425 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £188 £200
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 98 137
Median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.57% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.40 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.23 £22.50 £21.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.04 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.20% -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
4724 4804 5095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.81% 21.55% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3375 3200 3471
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £573 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 198 240
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.60 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.91% +9.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.13 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.25%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -28 55 £211 -11.97% 25
Croydon -8 7 £325 +30.00%
Southall -1 4 £200 -
Hammersmith - 3 £120 -
Ilford +5 2 - -
Twickenham +2 2 - -
Westminster -12 2 £185 -
Chiswick - 2 - -
Brentford - 2 £165 - 1
Canary Wharf +8 1 £450 +246.15%
Feltham +7 1 - - 3
Enfield +5 1 £140 -
Hounslow +1 1 - -
Bromley -12 1 £200 - 2
Grays - 1 £165 -
Northwood - 1 - -
Windows 7
England

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 840 (100.00%) Windows
2 466 (55.48%) Active Directory
3 379 (45.12%) MS Office
4 348 (41.43%) Microsoft
5 223 (26.55%) Windows Server
6 217 (25.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 205 (24.40%) Finance
8 196 (23.33%) Citrix
9 185 (22.02%) ITIL
10 183 (21.79%) MS Excel
11 181 (21.55%) Windows 8
12 143 (17.02%) SCCM
13 130 (15.48%) MS Exchange
14 126 (15.00%) Blackberry
15 124 (14.76%) Office 365
16 115 (13.69%) VMware
17 111 (13.21%) Windows XP
18 110 (13.10%) Windows Server 2012
19 101 (12.02%) Cisco
20 100 (11.90%) Windows 10
21 95 (11.31%) Windows Server 2003
22 77 (9.17%) PowerShell
23 76 (9.05%) VMware Infrastructure
23 76 (9.05%) Exchange Server 2010
24 74 (8.81%) Microsoft Certification
25 70 (8.33%) TCP/IP
26 69 (8.21%) Firewall
26 69 (8.21%) Law
27 67 (7.98%) Legal
28 61 (7.26%) Service Management

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 (15.48%) MS Exchange
2 76 (9.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (5.71%) Skype for Business
4 44 (5.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 29 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 22 (2.62%) IBM Notes
6 22 (2.62%) IIS
7 21 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
9 14 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (1.07%) Confluence
11 6 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.60%) iPlanet
12 5 (0.60%) MQSeries
12 5 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.60%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.60%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.36%) JBoss
13 3 (0.36%) OpenStack
Applications
1 379 (45.12%) MS Office
2 183 (21.79%) MS Excel
3 31 (3.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.12%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) ProjectWise
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.43%) Eikon
2 5 (0.60%) BusinessWare
2 5 (0.60%) SAP R/3
3 4 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.36%) Misys Opics
4 3 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.24%) Infor CRM
6 1 (0.12%) BASE24
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.12%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 124 (14.76%) Office 365
2 20 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.71%) PaaS
4 5 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.60%) Google Apps
5 4 (0.48%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.24%) IaaS
6 2 (0.24%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.12%) IBM PureFlex
7 1 (0.12%) SaaS
7 1 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 70 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 69 (8.21%) Firewall
3 58 (6.90%) VPN
4 54 (6.43%) DNS
5 53 (6.31%) LAN
6 52 (6.19%) WAN
7 48 (5.71%) DHCP
8 36 (4.29%) Internet
9 28 (3.33%) SAN
9 28 (3.33%) Wireless
10 20 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
11 18 (2.14%) Skype
12 17 (2.02%) VoIP
13 15 (1.79%) Network Security
14 13 (1.55%) Intrusion Detection
15 11 (1.31%) Intranet
16 9 (1.07%) IP Telephony
16 9 (1.07%) Remote Desktop
17 8 (0.95%) Broadband
18 7 (0.83%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (5.60%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (1.31%) Relational Database
5 7 (0.83%) GIS
5 7 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (0.60%) DB2
6 5 (0.60%) DB2 UDB
6 5 (0.60%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.48%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.12%) FileMaker
9 1 (0.12%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.12%) MySQL
9 1 (0.12%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 17 (2.02%) MSI
2 16 (1.90%) Jenkins
3 14 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 14 (1.67%) TeamCity
4 9 (1.07%) Subversion
5 8 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.83%) Git (software)
7 6 (0.71%) InstallShield
7 6 (0.71%) JIRA
8 5 (0.60%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.60%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 5 (0.60%) WinDbg
9 3 (0.36%) AdminStudio
9 3 (0.36%) Hudson
9 3 (0.36%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.24%) FishEye
10 2 (0.24%) GitLab
10 2 (0.24%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.24%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.24%) VisualVM
General
1 205 (24.40%) Finance
2 69 (8.21%) Law
3 67 (7.98%) Legal
4 59 (7.02%) Banking
5 28 (3.33%) Retail
6 21 (2.50%) Front Office
7 20 (2.38%) Investment Banking
7 20 (2.38%) Telecoms
8 18 (2.14%) Back Office
9 10 (1.19%) Billing
10 9 (1.07%) Advertising
11 8 (0.95%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.83%) Spanish Language
13 6 (0.71%) Games
13 6 (0.71%) German Language
14 5 (0.60%) Italian Language
14 5 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.60%) Publishing
14 5 (0.60%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.36%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 280 (33.33%) Analyst
2 153 (18.21%) Desktop Support
3 143 (17.02%) Support Analyst
4 132 (15.71%) Service Analyst
5 128 (15.24%) Service Desk Analyst
6 117 (13.93%) Support Engineer
7 115 (13.69%) 2nd Line Support
8 92 (10.95%) IT Support
9 77 (9.17%) Desktop Engineer
10 75 (8.93%) Windows Engineer
11 67 (7.98%) Service Desk Support
12 60 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 58 (6.90%) Service Desk Support Analyst
14 52 (6.19%) Desktop Support Engineer
15 50 (5.95%) Desktop Analyst
16 48 (5.71%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
16 48 (5.71%) IT Analyst
17 46 (5.48%) 1st Line Support
17 46 (5.48%) Desktop Support Analyst
18 42 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.50%) .NET
2 12 (1.43%) Web Services
3 10 (1.19%) HTML
3 10 (1.19%) jQuery
3 10 (1.19%) XML
4 9 (1.07%) .NET Framework
4 9 (1.07%) WPF
5 5 (0.60%) ASP.NET
5 5 (0.60%) MSMQ
5 5 (0.60%) OOXML
5 5 (0.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (0.60%) WinForms
6 3 (0.36%) CSS
6 3 (0.36%) ODBC
7 2 (0.24%) HTML5
7 2 (0.24%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.12%) CSS3
8 1 (0.12%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (0.12%) Unreal Engine
8 1 (0.12%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 126 (15.00%) Blackberry
2 49 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (4.05%) Smartphone
4 33 (3.93%) iPhone
5 32 (3.81%) Video Conferencing
6 28 (3.33%) iPad
7 21 (2.50%) Hedge funds
8 20 (2.38%) Management Information System
9 18 (2.14%) Data Centre
10 13 (1.55%) Client/Server
11 12 (1.43%) Computer Science
12 11 (1.31%) Fat Client
12 11 (1.31%) Thin Client
13 10 (1.19%) NHS
14 9 (1.07%) Driving Licence
15 8 (0.95%) BYOD
16 7 (0.83%) PKI
17 6 (0.71%) AS400
17 6 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 6 (0.71%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 840 (100.00%) Windows
2 223 (26.55%) Windows Server
3 217 (25.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 181 (21.55%) Windows 8
5 111 (13.21%) Windows XP
6 110 (13.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 100 (11.90%) Windows 10
8 95 (11.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 60 (7.14%) Linux
10 44 (5.24%) Mac OS X
11 41 (4.88%) Android
12 37 (4.40%) Apple iOS
13 20 (2.38%) Unix
14 18 (2.14%) Mac OS
15 15 (1.79%) Windows 2000 Server
16 13 (1.55%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 6 (0.71%) CentOS
18 6 (0.71%) Solaris
18 6 (0.71%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (22.02%) ITIL
2 61 (7.26%) Service Management
3 51 (6.07%) Migration
4 42 (5.00%) Change Management
5 41 (4.88%) Service Delivery
6 34 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (4.05%) Document Management
7 33 (3.93%) Project Management
8 32 (3.81%) Asset Management
9 29 (3.45%) Incident Management
9 29 (3.45%) ITSM
10 24 (2.86%) Configuration Management
10 24 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 24 (2.86%) Problem Management
11 20 (2.38%) CRM
11 20 (2.38%) Workflow
12 18 (2.14%) ITIL V3
13 17 (2.02%) PRINCE2
14 15 (1.79%) DevOps
14 15 (1.79%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 77 (9.17%) PowerShell
2 41 (4.88%) SQL
3 32 (3.81%) VBScript
4 26 (3.10%) VBA
5 20 (2.38%) Java
6 14 (1.67%) C#
6 14 (1.67%) VB
7 13 (1.55%) C
7 13 (1.55%) JavaScript
8 9 (1.07%) Python
9 5 (0.60%) VB.NET
10 4 (0.48%) PHP
10 4 (0.48%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.36%) XAML
12 2 (0.24%) C++
12 2 (0.24%) Ruby
13 1 (0.12%) AppleScript
13 1 (0.12%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.12%) Go
13 1 (0.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 74 (8.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (6.07%) Security Cleared
3 47 (5.60%) Degree
4 44 (5.24%) MCSE
5 32 (3.81%) MCP
6 31 (3.69%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (3.45%) SC Cleared
8 24 (2.86%) CCNA
9 20 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (2.38%) MCSA
10 19 (2.26%) MCDST
11 14 (1.67%) CTC Cleared
12 12 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 11 (1.31%) MCITP
14 10 (1.19%) A+ Certification
14 10 (1.19%) DV Cleared
15 9 (1.07%) CCNP
15 9 (1.07%) MCTS
16 6 (0.71%) CISSP
16 6 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.71%) SLA
2 18 (2.14%) QA
3 3 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.36%) MiFID
4 2 (0.24%) DICOM
4 2 (0.24%) HL7
4 2 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 466 (55.48%) Active Directory
2 76 (9.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (5.95%) XenApp
4 29 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 27 (3.21%) XenDesktop
6 25 (2.98%) BitLocker
7 23 (2.74%) Hyper-V
8 17 (2.02%) vSphere
9 7 (0.83%) VMware ESX
9 7 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.71%) Terminal Server
10 6 (0.71%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.60%) ClearTrust
11 5 (0.60%) NFS
12 4 (0.48%) Docker
12 4 (0.48%) vCloud
13 3 (0.36%) Firmware
14 2 (0.24%) XenServer
15 1 (0.12%) DFS Replication
15 1 (0.12%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 143 (17.02%) SCCM
2 21 (2.50%) WSUS
3 17 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
5 14 (1.67%) Ansible
5 14 (1.67%) Backup Exec
6 13 (1.55%) Puppet
6 13 (1.55%) SCOM
7 12 (1.43%) Nagios
7 12 (1.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 10 (1.19%) logstash
9 9 (1.07%) Casper Suite
10 6 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 5 (0.60%) CA Single Sign-On
11 5 (0.60%) EMC VPLEX
11 5 (0.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 5 (0.60%) Perfmon
11 5 (0.60%) SCVMM
12 3 (0.36%) AirWatch
13 2 (0.24%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 348 (41.43%) Microsoft
2 196 (23.33%) Citrix
3 115 (13.69%) VMware
4 101 (12.02%) Cisco
5 53 (6.31%) HP
6 46 (5.48%) Apple
7 45 (5.36%) Symantec
8 43 (5.12%) Bloomberg
9 36 (4.29%) Reuters
10 32 (3.81%) Intel Security
11 31 (3.69%) iManage
12 30 (3.57%) LANDesk
13 28 (3.33%) CheckPoint
14 27 (3.21%) Dell
15 26 (3.10%) Oracle
16 22 (2.62%) Lotus
17 21 (2.50%) SolarWinds
18 20 (2.38%) Juniper
19 18 (2.14%) Red Hat
20 17 (2.02%) Avaya
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: £28k - 32k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
North London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475 - £530 per day + DOE
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Rate: Up to £125 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £12 - £13 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £13.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
aap3
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Feltham
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £20.00 per hour
Posted: 13 days ago
Sutton, London - UK
Reed Business Information
Rate: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £200.00 - £245.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago