Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 70 47
Rank change year-on-year +3 -23 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 45 21 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.91% 1.82% 3.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.63% 7.95% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 9 22
Glasgow median daily rate £150 £140 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -24.32% -14.94%
10th Percentile £123 £107 £105
90th Percentile £322 £438 £351
Scotland median daily rate £163 £165 £260
% change year-on-year -1.52% -36.54% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £12.50 £18.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +17.19% -12.33%
10th Percentile £11.82 £12.18 £10.50
90th Percentile £146.10 £22.38 £22.50
Scotland median hourly rate £15.86 £20.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -20.70% +42.86% -17.65%

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 387 264 303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 25.05% 22.92% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 123 158
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.48% +5.62%
10th Percentile £138 £300 £162
90th Percentile £525 £550 £438
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £340
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.00 £14.76 £17.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.66% -14.17% -68.75%
10th Percentile £10.79 £10.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £123.65 £28.75 £33.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -5.41% -

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 20 January 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 20 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 7 in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (68.89%) Active Directory
3 25 (55.56%) Windows 10
4 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
5 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
6 15 (33.33%) SCCM
7 13 (28.89%) VMware
8 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (22.22%) Office 365
10 9 (20.00%) Blackberry
10 9 (20.00%) Migration
10 9 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (17.78%) Windows 8
11 8 (17.78%) Wireless
12 7 (15.56%) Internet
12 7 (15.56%) Citrix
12 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (15.56%) Apple
12 7 (15.56%) LAN
12 7 (15.56%) DHCP
12 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
12 7 (15.56%) DNS
12 7 (15.56%) Windows Server
12 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
13 6 (13.33%) Apple iOS
13 6 (13.33%) Wise Package Studio

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 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Office 365
2 3 (6.67%) OneDrive
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.22%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) Wireless
2 7 (15.56%) DHCP
2 7 (15.56%) DNS
2 7 (15.56%) Internet
2 7 (15.56%) LAN
2 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 3 (6.67%) Skype
5 2 (4.44%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.22%) Firewall
6 1 (2.22%) VLAN
6 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) InstallShield
1 6 (13.33%) MSI
1 6 (13.33%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (2.22%) Hudson
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Analyst
2 13 (28.89%) Desktop Support
3 12 (26.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 10 (22.22%) Support Engineer
5 9 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 8 (17.78%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 7 (15.56%) Service Analyst
7 7 (15.56%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (15.56%) Support Analyst
8 6 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 6 (13.33%) Applications Packager
9 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
9 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (11.11%) IT Support
10 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
10 3 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 3 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
10 3 (6.67%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (11.11%) iPhone
3 4 (8.89%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.67%) FMCG
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) AS400
5 1 (2.22%) iPad
5 1 (2.22%) iSeries
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (55.56%) Windows 10
3 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (17.78%) Windows 8
5 7 (15.56%) Windows Server
6 6 (13.33%) Apple iOS
6 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 3 (6.67%) Android
9 1 (2.22%) Linux
9 1 (2.22%) Solaris
9 1 (2.22%) Unix
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Phone
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Migration
2 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 5 (11.11%) Change Management
3 5 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (8.89%) Asset Management
4 4 (8.89%) CRM
4 4 (8.89%) Data Protection
4 4 (8.89%) ITIL
4 4 (8.89%) ITSM
4 4 (8.89%) Validation
5 3 (6.67%) Antivirus Management
5 3 (6.67%) ERP
5 3 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (6.67%) Time Management
6 2 (4.44%) Break/Fix
6 2 (4.44%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.44%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (2.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) VB
1 6 (13.33%) VBScript
2 5 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.33%) MCP
2 6 (13.33%) MCSE
3 5 (11.11%) ACDT
3 5 (11.11%) ACHDS
3 5 (11.11%) ACTC
3 5 (11.11%) MCDST
3 5 (11.11%) MCSA
3 5 (11.11%) MCSM
3 5 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (68.89%) Active Directory
2 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.22%) Malwarebytes
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.89%) VMware
3 7 (15.56%) Apple
3 7 (15.56%) Citrix
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle
5 3 (6.67%) Avaya
5 3 (6.67%) Symantec
6 2 (4.44%) Sophos
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco
7 1 (2.22%) Dell
7 1 (2.22%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.22%) Splunk
7 1 (2.22%) Twitter