Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 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 18 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
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 3 11
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows 9 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 9.78% 8.96% 12.73%
As % of the Operating Systems category 90.00% 66.67% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
High Wycombe median daily rate £128 £160 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.31% -61.21% +26.92%
10th Percentile £104 £106 £147
90th Percentile £361 £372 £444
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £348 £384 £375
% change year-on-year -9.51% +2.40% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
High Wycombe median hourly rate - - £12.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.43
% change year-on-year +20.00% -2.79% +18.69%

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 High Wycombe with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
High Wycombe
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 10 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 10.87% 13.43% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 3
High Wycombe median daily rate £140 £245 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.86% -40.61% +26.92%
10th Percentile £105 £120 £147
90th Percentile £390 £437 £444
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £390 £375
% change year-on-year -10.26% +4.00% +16.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
High Wycombe median hourly rate - - £28.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +13.21%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in High Wycombe

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in High Wycombe

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in High Wycombe over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in High Wycombe

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 18 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Windows.

1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Social Media
4 1 (11.11%) JFace
4 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Skype
4 1 (11.11%) SCCM
4 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (11.11%) Kaspersky
4 1 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) WSUS
4 1 (11.11%) French Language
4 1 (11.11%) German Language
4 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 1 (11.11%) Apple

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Skype
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (11.11%) French Language
1 1 (11.11%) German Language
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Build Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) PC Build Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) PC Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) JFace
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media
1 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Kaspersky
2 1 (11.11%) VMware