Period
to 12 December 2019

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 12 December 2019 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
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 82 73
Rank change year-on-year +36 -9 -20
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 55 40 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.20% 2.31% 2.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.55% 10.20% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 10
Glasgow median daily rate £175 £150 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +11.11% -27.03%
10th Percentile £120 £126 £109
90th Percentile £375 £322 £438
Scotland median daily rate £150 £181 £193
% change year-on-year -17.24% -5.84% -23.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 3 7
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.86 £129.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -87.71% +637.14% +9.38%
10th Percentile £11.17 £38.90 £10.43
90th Percentile £23.75 £158.70 £22.10
Scotland median hourly rate £17.70 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.14% +6.06% +8.20%

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 378 392 300
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 28.90% 22.67% 23.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 235 129
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £133 £141 £166
90th Percentile £600 £525 £550
Scotland median daily rate £375 £388 £390
% change year-on-year -3.35% -0.51% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 10 16
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.86 £24.50 £14.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.27% +66.05% -14.17%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.00
90th Percentile £33.13 £136.65 £28.75
Scotland median hourly rate £17.90 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.29% - +2.94%

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 12 December 2019.

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 12 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 7 in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, 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 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (74.55%) Windows 10
3 30 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 27 (49.09%) Microsoft
5 25 (45.45%) Migration
6 16 (29.09%) SCCM
7 14 (25.45%) Windows XP
8 13 (23.64%) Time Management
9 11 (20.00%) Apple
9 11 (20.00%) Office 365
10 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Office
11 8 (14.55%) ITIL
11 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (12.73%) DNS
12 7 (12.73%) Break/Fix
13 6 (10.91%) Windows Server
13 6 (10.91%) SLA
14 5 (9.09%) Software Packaging
14 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
14 5 (9.09%) DHCP
14 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
14 5 (9.09%) Finance
14 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
15 4 (7.27%) Symantec
15 4 (7.27%) Avaya
15 4 (7.27%) MCP
16 3 (5.45%) SQL
16 3 (5.45%) Linux
16 3 (5.45%) MCSE

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 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) Apache
2 1 (1.82%) IIS
2 1 (1.82%) nginx
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.00%) Office 365
2 3 (5.45%) Azure
3 2 (3.64%) AWS
4 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.82%) GitHub
4 1 (1.82%) IaaS
4 1 (1.82%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) DNS
2 5 (9.09%) DHCP
3 3 (5.45%) RFID
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (3.64%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.82%) Firewall
5 1 (1.82%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.82%) Skype
5 1 (1.82%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
1 1 (1.82%) MSI
1 1 (1.82%) StarTeam
1 1 (1.82%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Public Sector
2 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.64%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 8 (14.55%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (12.73%) Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Desktop Support
4 6 (10.91%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) IT Support
5 5 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Support
7 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.45%) Deployment Specialist
7 3 (5.45%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Migration Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Support Assistant
7 3 (5.45%) Support Officer
7 3 (5.45%) Support Specialist
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Support Specialist
7 3 (5.45%) Windows Deployment Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) Software Packaging
2 3 (5.45%) XMPP
3 1 (1.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.45%) AS400
1 3 (5.45%) Driving Licence
1 3 (5.45%) iSeries
2 1 (1.82%) Clustering
2 1 (1.82%) Private Cloud
2 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (74.55%) Windows 10
3 14 (25.45%) Windows XP
4 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.91%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.45%) Linux
6 3 (5.45%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.64%) Android
7 2 (3.64%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.82%) AIX
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Migration
2 13 (23.64%) Time Management
3 8 (14.55%) ITIL
4 7 (12.73%) Break/Fix
5 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.45%) Application Packaging
6 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.45%) Preventative Maintenance
6 3 (5.45%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (3.64%) Application Rationalisation
7 2 (3.64%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (3.64%) Fault Analysis
7 2 (3.64%) Line Management
7 2 (3.64%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (3.64%) Patch Management
7 2 (3.64%) Presales
7 2 (3.64%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.64%) Smoke Testing
7 2 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.82%) VB
3 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.27%) MCP
3 3 (5.45%) Degree
3 3 (5.45%) MCSE
4 2 (3.64%) A+ Certification
4 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.64%) MCSA
5 1 (1.82%) CCNA
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.82%) CISM
5 1 (1.82%) CISSP
5 1 (1.82%) HNC
5 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.82%) MCITP
5 1 (1.82%) MCTS
5 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) QA
3 1 (1.82%) GDPR
3 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (29.09%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.82%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.82%) Netcool
2 1 (1.82%) Plesk
2 1 (1.82%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 27 (49.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.00%) Apple
3 4 (7.27%) Avaya
3 4 (7.27%) Symantec
4 3 (5.45%) Cisco
4 3 (5.45%) VMware
5 2 (3.64%) Citrix
5 2 (3.64%) Veeam
6 1 (1.82%) McAfee
6 1 (1.82%) Mitel
6 1 (1.82%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.82%) Sophos
6 1 (1.82%) Veritas