Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 17 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 > West Lothian
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +17
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 2.25% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
West Lothian median daily rate £125 - -
Scotland median daily rate £150 £245 £186
% change year-on-year -38.78% +31.54% +9.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.64% -7.58% -

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 West Lothian with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Lothian
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 10 21 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 11.24% 32.81% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 29
West Lothian median daily rate £200 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.46% -7.14% -6.04%
10th Percentile £144 £266 £275
90th Percentile £235 £425 £407
Scotland median daily rate £384 £330 £350
% change year-on-year +16.29% -5.71% +7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £16.43 £19.25 £18.88
% change year-on-year -14.65% +1.99% +14.39%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in West Lothian

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in West Lothian

Windows 7
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston - 1 - -
Bathgate - 1 £125 -
Windows 7
Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Rollout Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM