Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for Windows 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 7 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 7
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 51 29
Rank change year-on-year -9 -22 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 22 33 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 3.01% 4.60% 6.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.94% 20.50% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 26
Oxford median daily rate £173 £135 £168
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.78% -19.40% -9.46%
10th Percentile £124 £113 £127
90th Percentile £299 £250 £381
Oxfordshire median daily rate £170 £150 £170
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% -26.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 7
Oxford median hourly rate £17.77 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.15% - +66.67%
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.77 £16.38 £14.00
% change year-on-year +8.52% +16.96% +4.28%

Windows 7 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 Oxford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 170 161 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 23.29% 22.42% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 120 110
Oxford median daily rate £425 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +28.00% -30.56%
10th Percentile £176 £128 £133
90th Percentile £620 £526 £446
Oxfordshire median daily rate £405 £400 £320
% change year-on-year +1.25% +25.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 24
Oxford median hourly rate £17.77 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.16% -37.50% +42.86%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.52 £11.25
90th Percentile £74.66 £20.00 £112.45
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £15.75
% change year-on-year -4.62% +3.17% +11.70%

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Windows 7 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Oxford

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows 7 in Oxford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Oxford

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Oxford over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Oxford

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Oxford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Oxford

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxford

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Oxford over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 7 in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Windows 7.

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (40.91%) VMware
3 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
4 8 (36.36%) Problem Management
4 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
4 8 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (36.36%) Windows 10
4 8 (36.36%) NetBackup
4 8 (36.36%) Change Management
4 8 (36.36%) DHCP
4 8 (36.36%) DNS
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (36.36%) NetApp
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (27.27%) ITIL
5 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
6 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
6 5 (22.73%) Project Management
6 5 (22.73%) Proactive Management
6 5 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
7 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
7 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 4 (18.18%) Office 365
7 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (18.18%) PDA

Windows 7
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (4.55%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) IBM Domino
1 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
1 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) DHCP
1 8 (36.36%) DNS
2 4 (18.18%) Internet
2 4 (18.18%) SMS
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) Skype
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Field Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) PDA
3 3 (13.64%) Driving Licence
4 2 (9.09%) EPoS
5 1 (4.55%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows 10
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) Debian
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.55%) OpenBSD
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Change Management
1 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
1 8 (36.36%) Problem Management
2 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (22.73%) Proactive Management
3 5 (22.73%) Project Management
3 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
4 4 (18.18%) Patch Management
5 3 (13.64%) Change Control
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
6 2 (9.09%) Break/Fix
6 2 (9.09%) Line Management
7 1 (4.55%) Demand Management
7 1 (4.55%) Migration
7 1 (4.55%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
1 1 (4.55%) PHP
1 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 9 (40.91%) Hyper-V
3 8 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
1 9 (40.91%) VMware
2 8 (36.36%) NetApp
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Lotus
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat