Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 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
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 56 58 72
Rank change year-on-year +2 +14 -22
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 32 54 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.63% 3.66% 1.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.29% 13.78% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 28 8
Glasgow median daily rate £166 £144 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.45% -10.00% +16.36%
10th Percentile £120 £123 £120
90th Percentile £375 £318 £438
Scotland median daily rate £158 £140 £205
% change year-on-year +12.50% -31.71% -24.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -33.33% +70.45%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.82 £12.18
90th Percentile £20.63 £146.10 £22.38
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year +34.62% -30.67% +44.23%

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 311 392 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 25.51% 26.59% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 233 126
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £133 £138 £276
90th Percentile £600 £525 £506
Scotland median daily rate £388 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -3.13% +3.23% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 10 16
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.43 £17.75 £16.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.07% +6.41% +24.66%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.14 £10.00
90th Percentile £24.25 £136.65 £34.38
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.68
% change year-on-year +14.29% +4.92% -4.69%

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020, 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (84.38%) Windows 10
3 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
4 17 (53.13%) Migration
5 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
6 12 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 12 (37.50%) Time Management
7 9 (28.13%) Apple
8 8 (25.00%) Break/Fix
9 7 (21.88%) SCCM
9 7 (21.88%) Office 365
9 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (15.63%) MCP
12 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
13 3 (9.38%) Preventative Maintenance
13 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
13 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
13 3 (9.38%) XMPP
13 3 (9.38%) Degree
13 3 (9.38%) RFID
13 3 (9.38%) VMware
13 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
13 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
13 3 (9.38%) ITIL
13 3 (9.38%) MCSE
13 3 (9.38%) Cisco
14 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (6.25%) A+ Certification

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 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) RFID
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) Skype
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) InstallShield
1 1 (3.13%) MSI
1 1 (3.13%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Deployment Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Desktop Support
3 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support
6 2 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Programme Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Packager
7 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) IT Support Technician
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Desktop Support
7 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Support Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (84.38%) Windows 10
3 12 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.25%) Android
6 2 (6.25%) Linux
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Migration
2 12 (37.50%) Time Management
3 8 (25.00%) Break/Fix
4 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) Preventative Maintenance
6 2 (6.25%) Application Rationalisation
6 2 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (6.25%) Fault Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Line Management
6 2 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (6.25%) Patch Management
6 2 (6.25%) Presales
6 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Automation
7 1 (3.13%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) VB
1 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (15.63%) MCP
3 3 (9.38%) Degree
3 3 (9.38%) MCSE
4 2 (6.25%) A+ Certification
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.25%) MCSA
5 1 (3.13%) CISM
5 1 (3.13%) CISSP
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
1 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.25%) QA
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) Apple
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco
3 3 (9.38%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Avaya
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) Symantec