Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Banbury with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 19 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
Oxfordshire > Banbury
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 5 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Banbury 28.00% 24.14% 20.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 87.50% 77.78% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 15
Banbury median daily rate £400 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +29.17% -20.00%
10th Percentile £300 £255 £180
90th Percentile £434 £438 £450
Oxfordshire median daily rate £325 £300 £293
% change year-on-year +8.33% +2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Banbury median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year -4.62% +4.84% +10.71%

Windows 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 Banbury with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Banbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Banbury 32.00% 31.03% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 15
Banbury median daily rate £388 £339 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.39% +12.92% -20.00%
10th Percentile £300 £249 £180
90th Percentile £434 £416 £450
Oxfordshire median daily rate £405 £400 £320
% change year-on-year +1.25% +25.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Banbury median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £15.75
% change year-on-year -4.62% +3.17% +11.70%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Banbury

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Banbury.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Banbury

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Banbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Banbury

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Banbury

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Banbury over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Banbury

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Banbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Banbury

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Banbury region with a requirement for Windows.

1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) NetApp
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) vSphere
2 6 (85.71%) Storage Virtualisation
2 6 (85.71%) Network Design
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
4 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) XenApp
4 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
5 3 (42.86%) XenServer
5 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (42.86%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (42.86%) High Availability
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Application Packaging
5 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
5 3 (42.86%) Banking
5 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Unix

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Banbury 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 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Server Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Practitioner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Network Design
1 6 (85.71%) Storage Virtualisation
2 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Application Packaging
3 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
3 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (42.86%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) vSphere
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (57.14%) XenApp
3 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
4 3 (42.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) NetApp
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) CommVault
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle