Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 56 45
Rank change year-on-year -17 -11 +12
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 23 31 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.77% 2.78% 3.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.06% 10.00% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 27
Glasgow median daily rate £130 £185 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.73% -11.90% +90.91%
10th Percentile £110 £105 £95
90th Percentile £266 £338 £323
Scotland median daily rate £151 £250 £185
% change year-on-year -39.80% +35.14% -1.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.58 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.66% -8.57% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.36 £10.50 £13.80
90th Percentile £22.13 £22.50 £121.95
Scotland median hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £17.25
% change year-on-year +1.64% -11.59% +4.55%

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 326 310 405
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 25.10% 27.75% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 169 190
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +4.62%
10th Percentile £219 £175 £170
90th Percentile £550 £438 £450
Scotland median daily rate £388 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +19.23% -7.14% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 13
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.65 £13.38 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.02% -75.67% +233.33%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £15.10
90th Percentile £24.50 £22.50 £73.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.00 £18.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -6.85% -3.95% +15.15%

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 24 November 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
3 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
4 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (34.78%) Migration
6 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
7 6 (26.09%) SCCM
7 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
8 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
9 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (13.04%) Internet
10 3 (13.04%) DNS
10 3 (13.04%) SLA
10 3 (13.04%) HP
10 3 (13.04%) ITIL
11 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
11 2 (8.70%) LAN
11 2 (8.70%) WAN
11 2 (8.70%) DHCP
11 2 (8.70%) Citrix
11 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (8.70%) Symantec
11 2 (8.70%) VMware
11 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
11 2 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
11 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (8.70%) Smartphone

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 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) DNS
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 2 (8.70%) DHCP
2 2 (8.70%) LAN
2 2 (8.70%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) Intranet
3 1 (4.35%) LDAP
3 1 (4.35%) VPN
3 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.35%) Multimedia
1 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
1 6 (26.09%) IT Support
1 6 (26.09%) IT Trainer
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Trainer
1 6 (26.09%) Trainer
2 5 (21.74%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (21.74%) Support Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) IT Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Technician
6 1 (4.35%) SCCM Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.35%) AS400
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.35%) iSeries
2 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
4 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
5 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Migration
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.35%) BCP
4 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.35%) Security Operations
4 1 (4.35%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) MCSA
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) MCTS
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) EnCase
2 1 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 2 (8.70%) Symantec
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Altiris
4 1 (4.35%) Apple
4 1 (4.35%) Avaya
4 1 (4.35%) Dell
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow