Period
to 27 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 over the 6 months to 27 May 2020 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 8
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 85 110
Rank change year-on-year +32 +25 -11
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 5 1 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.99% 0.094% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.72% 0.44% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £405 £140 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +189.29% -52.34% +12.98%
10th Percentile £392 £135 £142
90th Percentile £408 £145 £451
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £405 £140 £175
% change year-on-year +189.29% -20.00% -50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 - £12.50

Windows 8 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 106 227 376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 20.99% 21.35% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 129 165
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -1.23%
10th Percentile £240 £135 £185
90th Percentile £500 £507 £510
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £410 £385
% change year-on-year -2.44% +6.49% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 34 25
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -22.22%
10th Percentile £12.18 £12.84 £11.35
90th Percentile £17.78 £45.79 £17.50
Median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £14.05
% change year-on-year -11.11% +28.11% -21.94%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Milton Keynes

Windows 8
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows 8 in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for Windows 8 in Milton Keynes

Windows 8
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows 8 in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for Windows 8 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) BladeLogic
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 5 (100.00%) WSUS
1 5 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 5 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) Software Deployment
2 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VBScript
2 4 (80.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) Remedy
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) Time Management

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

General
1 3 (60.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Deployment Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 5 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 5 (100.00%) Security Patching
2 4 (80.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (60.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) VB
1 4 (80.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) BladeLogic
1 5 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Remedy