Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Windows 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 7 over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows 7
London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 127 90
Rank change year-on-year -1 -37 -30
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 111 124 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.71% 1.80% 2.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.25% 8.48% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 85 179
City of London median daily rate £225 £225 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.17% +2.22%
10th Percentile £103 £129 £126
90th Percentile £472 £482 £438
London median daily rate £200 £218 £210
% change year-on-year -8.05% +3.57% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 37
City of London median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +17.65% +1.01%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.25 £11.55
90th Percentile £30.00 £27.53 £20.45
London median hourly rate £18.20 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +30.00% -15.15% +10.00%

Windows 7 is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1345 1462 2367
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 20.72% 21.19% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1048 1198 1829
City of London median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% +2.41%
10th Percentile £223 £274 £213
90th Percentile £650 £625 £606
London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 36 83
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +1.60% -
10th Percentile £12.76 £11.25 £12.30
90th Percentile £29.53 £25.63 £26.50
London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +5.88%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in the City of London

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows 7 in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in the City of London

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in the City of London

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in the City of London

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 7 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 111 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (63.96%) Active Directory
3 52 (46.85%) Microsoft
4 43 (38.74%) Windows 10
5 36 (32.43%) Microsoft Office
6 31 (27.93%) SCCM
7 30 (27.03%) Finance
8 27 (24.32%) Windows Server
9 23 (20.72%) ITIL
10 22 (19.82%) Blackberry
10 22 (19.82%) Office 365
10 22 (19.82%) Windows 8
11 21 (18.92%) TCP/IP
12 19 (17.12%) Citrix
12 19 (17.12%) Microsoft Certification
13 18 (16.22%) Apple
14 17 (15.32%) Banking
15 16 (14.41%) MS Exchange
16 15 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (12.61%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (12.61%) SharePoint
18 13 (11.71%) DNS
19 12 (10.81%) PowerShell
20 11 (9.91%) iPhone
20 11 (9.91%) DHCP
20 11 (9.91%) MCSE
21 10 (9.01%) VPN
21 10 (9.01%) LAN
21 10 (9.01%) VMware
22 9 (8.11%) Remote Desktop

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 16 (14.41%) MS Exchange
2 14 (12.61%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (5.41%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.70%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.90%) Confluence
Applications
1 36 (32.43%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.90%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.90%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Eikon
2 2 (1.80%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 22 (19.82%) Office 365
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.90%) IaaS
3 1 (0.90%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.92%) TCP/IP
2 13 (11.71%) DNS
3 11 (9.91%) DHCP
4 10 (9.01%) LAN
4 10 (9.01%) VPN
5 9 (8.11%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (5.41%) Wireless
7 5 (4.50%) WAN
8 4 (3.60%) Firewall
8 4 (3.60%) Skype
8 4 (3.60%) VLAN
9 2 (1.80%) Broadband
9 2 (1.80%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.80%) Internet
9 2 (1.80%) SAN
9 2 (1.80%) SSL
9 2 (1.80%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.80%) VoIP
10 1 (0.90%) Extranet
10 1 (0.90%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (7.21%) MSI
2 6 (5.41%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.90%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.90%) JIRA
3 1 (0.90%) Metasploit
General
1 30 (27.03%) Finance
2 17 (15.32%) Banking
3 7 (6.31%) Law
4 5 (4.50%) Front Office
4 5 (4.50%) Legal
5 4 (3.60%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.80%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.90%) Advertising
7 1 (0.90%) Publishing
7 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (33.33%) Analyst
2 24 (21.62%) Desktop Support
2 24 (21.62%) Support Engineer
3 17 (15.32%) 2nd Line Support
4 16 (14.41%) Support Analyst
5 15 (13.51%) IT Support
5 15 (13.51%) Service Analyst
5 15 (13.51%) Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (10.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 11 (9.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 11 (9.91%) IT Analyst
8 10 (9.01%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 8 (7.21%) Desktop Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) IT Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Service Desk Support
11 6 (5.41%) Applications Packager
11 6 (5.41%) Desktop Analyst
11 6 (5.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 6 (5.41%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.80%) XMPP
2 1 (0.90%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.82%) Blackberry
2 11 (9.91%) iPhone
3 9 (8.11%) iPad
4 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.60%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.70%) BYOD
5 3 (2.70%) Equities
5 3 (2.70%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.80%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.80%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.80%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.90%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.90%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.90%) NHS
7 1 (0.90%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 111 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (38.74%) Windows 10
3 27 (24.32%) Windows Server
4 22 (19.82%) Windows 8
5 15 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (12.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (7.21%) Android
8 6 (5.41%) Mac OS
8 6 (5.41%) Windows XP
9 5 (4.50%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.70%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.80%) Unix
12 1 (0.90%) Linux
12 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.72%) ITIL
2 9 (8.11%) Application Packaging
3 8 (7.21%) Change Management
4 7 (6.31%) Migration
5 6 (5.41%) Change Control
6 5 (4.50%) Configuration Management
6 5 (4.50%) Service Management
7 4 (3.60%) Asset Management
7 4 (3.60%) Software Deployment
8 3 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.70%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.70%) Investment Management
8 3 (2.70%) Operations Management
8 3 (2.70%) Patch Management
8 3 (2.70%) PRINCE2
8 3 (2.70%) Project Management
8 3 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (2.70%) TOGAF
9 2 (1.80%) Application Discovery
9 2 (1.80%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.81%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.31%) VBScript
3 3 (2.70%) C
4 1 (0.90%) SQL
4 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.90%) VB
4 1 (0.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (17.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.91%) MCSE
3 8 (7.21%) CCNA
3 8 (7.21%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (6.31%) MCSA
5 6 (5.41%) Security Cleared
6 5 (4.50%) SSCP
7 4 (3.60%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.70%) Degree
8 3 (2.70%) MCP
9 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.90%) MCITP
10 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 1 (0.90%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.21%) SLA
2 6 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.90%) MiFID
3 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 71 (63.96%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.21%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (5.41%) XenApp
4 5 (4.50%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.60%) vSphere
6 3 (2.70%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.80%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.90%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 31 (27.93%) SCCM
2 4 (3.60%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.70%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.90%) Cisco CME
5 1 (0.90%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.90%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.90%) SCOM
5 1 (0.90%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (46.85%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.12%) Citrix
3 18 (16.22%) Apple
4 10 (9.01%) VMware
5 7 (6.31%) Bloomberg
5 7 (6.31%) HP
5 7 (6.31%) Symantec
6 6 (5.41%) AppSense
6 6 (5.41%) MobileIron
7 5 (4.50%) Altiris
7 5 (4.50%) Cisco
7 5 (4.50%) Reuters
8 4 (3.60%) Avaya
8 4 (3.60%) Dell
8 4 (3.60%) Remedy
9 3 (2.70%) Adobe
9 3 (2.70%) CQG
9 3 (2.70%) Fidessa
9 3 (2.70%) LANDesk
9 3 (2.70%) Lotus
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