The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kidlington with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 29 June 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 > Kidlington
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Contract jobs citing Windows 6 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kidlington 28.57% 53.85% 50.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 85.71% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 3
Kidlington median daily rate £525 £165 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +218.18% -13.15%  
Oxfordshire median daily rate £313 £325 £375
% change year-on-year -3.84% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Kidlington median hourly rate - £14.00 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.86%  
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +21.42% -11.11%  

Windows is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Kidlington with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Kidlington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 7 7 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kidlington 33.33% 53.85% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 12
Kidlington median daily rate £375 £165 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +127.27% -13.15%  
10th Percentile £143 £123 £150
90th Percentile £525 £488 £222
Oxfordshire median daily rate £344 £365 £375
% change year-on-year -5.82% -2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 18
Kidlington median hourly rate - £14.00 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.86%  
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year +25.00% -18.84%  

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Kidlington

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Kidlington

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kidlington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Kidlington

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kidlington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows in Kidlington over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows in Kidlington

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kidlington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Kidlington

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Kidlington region with a requirement for Windows.

1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) PMI
3 6 (42.86%) PMP
3 6 (42.86%) PMI Certification
3 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
4 5 (35.71%) Service Management
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
4 5 (35.71%) Migration
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 4 (28.57%) Publishing
5 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL V3
6 2 (14.29%) Release Management
6 2 (14.29%) SCCM
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) PMO
7 1 (7.14%) Siebel CRM
7 1 (7.14%) Application Rationalisation
7 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
7 1 (7.14%) Waterfall

Windows
Co-occurring 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 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 5 (35.71%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (35.71%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) IT Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) IT Support
2 5 (35.71%) IT Support Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Service Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Service Desk Support
2 5 (35.71%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Data Centre Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (21.43%) IT Technician
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) J2EE
1 1 (7.14%) JSP
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) PMI
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) CMDB
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) Handset
3 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
3 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 5 (35.71%) Service Management
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL V3
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) C++
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) PMI Certification
1 6 (42.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) AppSense
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Siebel
2 1 (7.14%) Talend