Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 13 November 2018 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 68 59
Rank change year-on-year -4 -9 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 44 29 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.59% 2.20% 2.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.67% 8.24% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 21
Glasgow median daily rate £155 £130 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -33.33% -17.89%
10th Percentile £123 £110 £105
90th Percentile £323 £288 £338
Scotland median daily rate £228 £150 £243
% change year-on-year +51.41% -38.04% +34.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £129.00 £15.58 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +728.25% -2.66% -
10th Percentile £33.84 £10.36 £10.50
90th Percentile £158.70 £22.13 £22.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £14.58 £15.50
% change year-on-year +20.07% -5.97% -3.13%

Windows 7 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 377 352 311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 22.23% 26.65% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 148 170
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £138 £177 £175
90th Percentile £525 £550 £438
Scotland median daily rate £380 £375 £330
% change year-on-year +1.33% +13.64% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £11.78 £13.33 £13.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.59% -0.41% -62.04%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £133.50 £22.78 £22.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £16.43 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.51% -17.85% +6.67%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Glasgow

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Glasgow

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Glasgow over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Glasgow

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Glasgow

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Glasgow over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 7 in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (68.18%) Active Directory
3 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 17 (38.64%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (34.09%) Windows 10
6 14 (31.82%) SCCM
7 13 (29.55%) DNS
7 13 (29.55%) DHCP
8 12 (27.27%) VMware
9 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (25.00%) Office 365
10 10 (22.73%) MSI
10 10 (22.73%) Microsoft App-V
11 9 (20.45%) Migration
11 9 (20.45%) Windows Server
12 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (18.18%) ITIL
13 7 (15.91%) Citrix
13 7 (15.91%) Apple
13 7 (15.91%) Blackberry
13 7 (15.91%) Wireless
13 7 (15.91%) Incident Management
13 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
14 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
14 6 (13.64%) iPhone
14 6 (13.64%) VBScript
14 6 (13.64%) VB
14 6 (13.64%) SQL

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.00%) Office 365
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.82%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) DHCP
1 13 (29.55%) DNS
2 7 (15.91%) Wireless
3 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.09%) Internet
4 4 (9.09%) LAN
5 3 (6.82%) Firewall
5 3 (6.82%) VLAN
5 3 (6.82%) VPN
6 2 (4.55%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) MSI
2 5 (11.36%) InstallShield
2 5 (11.36%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (2.27%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.27%) Hudson
3 1 (2.27%) WinRunner
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Analyst
2 11 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 8 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (18.18%) Applications Packager
3 8 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 6 (13.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Service Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Hardware Technician
6 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Support
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Blackberry
2 6 (13.64%) iPhone
3 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) AS400
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) iPad
4 1 (2.27%) iSeries
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (34.09%) Windows 10
3 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (20.45%) Windows Server
5 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (11.36%) Apple iOS
6 5 (11.36%) Windows XP
7 4 (9.09%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.82%) Linux
8 3 (6.82%) Solaris
8 3 (6.82%) Unix
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Phone
9 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (2.27%) AIX
10 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Migration
2 8 (18.18%) ITIL
3 7 (15.91%) Incident Management
4 4 (9.09%) Application Packaging
4 4 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 4 (9.09%) CRM
4 4 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.09%) Patch Management
4 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.82%) Change Management
5 3 (6.82%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (4.55%) Innovative Thinking
6 2 (4.55%) ITSM
6 2 (4.55%) Personalization
6 2 (4.55%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (4.55%) Software Delivery
6 2 (4.55%) Software Distribution
6 2 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
1 6 (13.64%) VB
1 6 (13.64%) VBScript
2 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.82%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.09%) MCSE
4 3 (6.82%) ACDT
4 3 (6.82%) ACHDS
4 3 (6.82%) ACTC
4 3 (6.82%) MCDST
4 3 (6.82%) MCP
4 3 (6.82%) MCSA
4 3 (6.82%) MCSM
4 3 (6.82%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.27%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (22.73%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.82%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (6.82%) vSphere
6 2 (4.55%) XenApp
7 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.27%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.27%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (31.82%) SCCM
2 3 (6.82%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.82%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (6.82%) Malwarebytes
2 3 (6.82%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (6.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.27%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.27%) HP ALM
4 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.27%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) Apple
3 7 (15.91%) Citrix
4 5 (11.36%) Avaya
4 5 (11.36%) Symantec
5 3 (6.82%) Cisco
5 3 (6.82%) Dell
5 3 (6.82%) Ivanti
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle
5 3 (6.82%) Palo Alto
5 3 (6.82%) Sophos
6 1 (2.27%) HP
6 1 (2.27%) McAfee
6 1 (2.27%) Twitter
6 1 (2.27%) Veritas