The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 7 over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 7
Rank - 16 7
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 4.48% 12.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 16.67% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £258 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £200 £203
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.17 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.21% -5.51%
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 West Lothian region.

Operating Systems Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 27.27% 26.87% 38.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 9
Median daily rate £388 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £258 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £375 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.25%

Windows 7
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Lothian 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 West Lothian

Windows 7
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Windows 7 Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Windows 7
Top 13 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office

Windows 7
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center