The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kidlington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows
Rank 9 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kidlington 26.92% 33.33% 75.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.64% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £363 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £304
% change year-on-year
- +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Median hourly rate £16.25 £15.75 £13.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +20.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.60 £15.36 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-4.94% -4.03%
Windows
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Kidlington region.

Operating Systems Category
Kidlington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kidlington 42.31% 33.33% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Median daily rate £394 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Median hourly rate £16.25 £14.00 £12.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% +8.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Kidlington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kidlington region citing Windows as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Kidlington

Windows
Daily Rate Trend in Kidlington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows across the Kidlington region.

Windows Daily Rate Trend in Kidlington

Windows
Daily Rate Histogram in Kidlington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows across the Kidlington region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Windows Daily Rate Histogram in Kidlington

Windows
Hourly Rate Trend in Kidlington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows across the Kidlington region.

Windows Hourly Rate Trend in Kidlington

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kidlington

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 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 Kidlington region with a requirement for Windows.

1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (33.33%) MS Office
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (33.33%) Service Management
4 4 (26.67%) Handset
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (26.67%) Smartphone
4 4 (26.67%) CMDB
4 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Logistics
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (6.67%) Juniper
7 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 1 (6.67%) CCNA
7 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
7 1 (6.67%) HP
7 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
7 1 (6.67%) Web Services
7 1 (6.67%) XML

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Kidlington 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:

Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) VPLS
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) IT Support
2 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) IT Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Support Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
3 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Deployment Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Deployment Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) CMDB
2 4 (26.67%) Handset
2 4 (26.67%) Smartphone
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
1 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
1 5 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Logistics
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.67%) Network Management
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) C++
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) PHP
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) JNCIP
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (6.67%) F5
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Juniper
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto