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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows 7
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank 13 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 4 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 11.43% 10.92% 8.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 27.94% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 10
Median daily rate £273 £305 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.65% -12.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £138 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £334 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £200 £170
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £14.42
% change year-on-year
-11.47% +5.73%

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
16 68 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 45.71% 39.08% 41.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 53 40
Median daily rate £281 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £280 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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
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 19 January 2017. 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 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 4 £273 -10.65%
Windows 7
Scotland

Windows 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (96.00%) Windows XP
3 22 (88.00%) Active Directory
4 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
5 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (68.00%) Office 365
6 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (68.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (68.00%) SharePoint
6 17 (68.00%) MCSE
6 17 (68.00%) MCSA
7 15 (60.00%) Change Management
7 15 (60.00%) Software Testing
7 15 (60.00%) ISTQB
8 14 (56.00%) Windows 10
8 14 (56.00%) MS Office
9 13 (52.00%) SQL
9 13 (52.00%) Hyper-V
9 13 (52.00%) MCTS
9 13 (52.00%) MCITP
9 13 (52.00%) Server Virtualisation
10 12 (48.00%) Veritas
10 12 (48.00%) StarTeam
10 12 (48.00%) Clustering
10 12 (48.00%) McAfee ePO
10 12 (48.00%) Test Scripting
10 12 (48.00%) AIX
10 12 (48.00%) Citrix
10 12 (48.00%) Netcool

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 17 (68.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (56.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (68.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DHCP
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) StarTeam
2 2 (8.00%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
1 11 (44.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Tester
4 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.00%) Hardware Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Manual Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Clustering
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (96.00%) Windows XP
3 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (56.00%) Windows 10
6 12 (48.00%) AIX
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Change Management
1 15 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 13 (52.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 12 (48.00%) Test Scripting
4 11 (44.00%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) C
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) MCSA
1 17 (68.00%) MCSE
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 13 (52.00%) MCITP
3 13 (52.00%) MCTS
4 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
5 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (24.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (4.00%) Degree
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 22 (88.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (52.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) McAfee ePO
1 12 (48.00%) Netcool
2 1 (4.00%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) Citrix
2 12 (48.00%) Intel Security
2 12 (48.00%) Veritas