The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank 31 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 21 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 8.30% 8.77% 3.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.26% 26.32% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 3
Median daily rate £275 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £295 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £340 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £195 £200 £210
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Windows 7
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
115 38 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 45.45% 33.33% 39.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 27 56
Median daily rate £310 £325 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £385 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.91% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Windows 7
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 7 across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Windows 7 Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

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 Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Erskine -12 21 £275 -8.33%
Windows 7
Scotland

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (96.77%) Windows XP
3 29 (93.55%) Active Directory
4 27 (87.10%) Microsoft
5 25 (80.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (80.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (74.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (70.97%) MCSE
7 22 (70.97%) MCSA
7 22 (70.97%) Change Management
7 22 (70.97%) Software Testing
8 20 (64.52%) ISTQB
9 19 (61.29%) MCTS
10 18 (58.06%) Hyper-V
11 17 (54.84%) MCITP
11 17 (54.84%) Veritas
12 16 (51.61%) Netcool
12 16 (51.61%) Intel Security
12 16 (51.61%) AIX
12 16 (51.61%) SQL
12 16 (51.61%) Citrix
12 16 (51.61%) Clustering
12 16 (51.61%) McAfee ePO
12 16 (51.61%) Office 365
12 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (51.61%) Security Cleared
13 15 (48.39%) Test Scripting
13 15 (48.39%) SharePoint
13 15 (48.39%) Smoke Testing
14 13 (41.94%) MS Office

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 15 (48.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (51.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) SNMP
1 1 (3.23%) SSL
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) StarTeam
2 9 (29.03%) TestDirector
3 7 (22.58%) HP UFT
3 7 (22.58%) WinRunner
General
1 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Analyst
1 14 (45.16%) Test Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Test Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Tester
5 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Test Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Manual Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Clustering
2 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (25.81%) PDA
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (96.77%) Windows XP
3 25 (80.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (80.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (51.61%) AIX
4 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (41.94%) Windows 10
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Change Management
1 22 (70.97%) Software Testing
2 15 (48.39%) Smoke Testing
2 15 (48.39%) Test Scripting
3 12 (38.71%) Server Virtualisation
4 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL
6 1 (3.23%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (70.97%) MCSA
2 22 (70.97%) MCSE
3 20 (64.52%) ISTQB
4 19 (61.29%) MCTS
5 17 (54.84%) MCITP
6 16 (51.61%) Security Cleared
7 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
8 2 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (3.23%) Degree
9 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (3.23%) MCP
System Software
1 29 (93.55%) Active Directory
2 18 (58.06%) Hyper-V
3 6 (19.35%) VMware ESX
4 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (51.61%) McAfee ePO
1 16 (51.61%) Netcool
2 7 (22.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Microsoft
2 17 (54.84%) Veritas
3 16 (51.61%) Citrix
3 16 (51.61%) Intel Security
4 7 (22.58%) VMware