Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Windows 10 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 10 over the 6 months to 26 April 2018 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 10
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 64 82
Rank change year-on-year +20 +18 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 65 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.25% 2.55% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.81% 13.49% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 14 2
Oxfordshire median daily rate £260 £463 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.78% +68.18% -
10th Percentile £141 £219 £223
90th Percentile £495 £500 £328
South East median daily rate £236 £355 £325
% change year-on-year -33.45% +9.23% -45.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 4
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £14.43 £19.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.00% +34.48% -
10th Percentile £13.35 £12.55 £13.25
90th Percentile £18.75 £21.00 £21.35
South East median hourly rate £15.86 £14.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +7.53% -15.71% -

Windows 10 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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 273 215 303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 22.05% 18.88% 27.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 127 224
Oxfordshire median daily rate £375 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +25.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £143 £147 £131
90th Percentile £617 £543 £499
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 27
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.59% +12.50% -9.68%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.90 £9.82
90th Percentile £57.50 £21.95 £72.25
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £18.63
% change year-on-year +12.90% -16.78% +15.40%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Oxfordshire

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows 10 in Oxfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 10 in Oxfordshire

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in Oxfordshire

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Oxfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in Oxfordshire

Windows 10
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 10 within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 26 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +8 31 £260 -48.00% 3
Kidlington -2 9 £378 -20.53% 5
Carterton - 2 £115 -
Abingdon +3 1 £133 - 1
Banbury - 1 - -
Thame - 1 - -
Windows 10
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 10 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (72.31%) Active Directory
3 34 (52.31%) Office 365
4 31 (47.69%) Microsoft Office
5 29 (44.62%) Microsoft
6 26 (40.00%) SCCM
7 25 (38.46%) Windows Server
8 20 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
8 20 (30.77%) Windows 7
9 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (27.69%) Mobile Device Management
10 18 (27.69%) Amazon AWS
11 17 (26.15%) DHCP
11 17 (26.15%) DNS
12 16 (24.62%) Apple
12 16 (24.62%) Mac OS
13 15 (23.08%) PowerShell
13 15 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
14 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Intune
14 14 (21.54%) Microsoft App-V
14 14 (21.54%) ITIL
15 13 (20.00%) Web Services
15 13 (20.00%) Migration
15 13 (20.00%) Apple iOS
16 12 (18.46%) Amazon RDS
16 12 (18.46%) GDPR
16 12 (18.46%) Data Protection
16 12 (18.46%) Application Packaging
17 11 (16.92%) Problem Management
17 11 (16.92%) Windows 8

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (4.62%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.08%) Totara
Applications
1 31 (47.69%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 34 (52.31%) Office 365
2 20 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (27.69%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (6.15%) G Suite
5 4 (6.15%) PaaS
6 3 (4.62%) IaaS
6 3 (4.62%) SaaS
7 2 (3.08%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.15%) DHCP
1 17 (26.15%) DNS
2 15 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (3.08%) Skype
3 2 (3.08%) SMS
3 2 (3.08%) VPN
4 1 (1.54%) Firewall
4 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) Amazon RDS
General
1 4 (6.15%) Publishing
2 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (43.08%) Support Engineer
2 17 (26.15%) Windows Engineer
3 11 (16.92%) IT Support
3 11 (16.92%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (15.38%) Desktop Support
4 10 (15.38%) Windows Support Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) Active Directory Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) Deployment Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) Desktop Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) Office 365 Engineer
6 8 (12.31%) SCCM Engineer
6 8 (12.31%) Technical Support
7 7 (10.77%) Active Directory Support
7 7 (10.77%) Analyst
7 7 (10.77%) Support Analyst
7 7 (10.77%) Technical Support Engineer
8 6 (9.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 6 (9.23%) Systems Support
8 6 (9.23%) Systems Support Engineer
8 6 (9.23%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
1 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.62%) PMI
3 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.08%) PKI
3 2 (3.08%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.54%) Clustering
4 1 (1.54%) CMDB
4 1 (1.54%) EPoS
4 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.54%) iPhone
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 20 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (24.62%) Mac OS
6 13 (20.00%) Apple iOS
7 11 (16.92%) Windows 8
8 5 (7.69%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.54%) Android
9 1 (1.54%) Linux
9 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) Mobile Device Management
2 14 (21.54%) ITIL
3 13 (20.00%) Migration
4 12 (18.46%) Application Packaging
4 12 (18.46%) Data Protection
5 11 (16.92%) Problem Management
6 8 (12.31%) Runbook
6 8 (12.31%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (7.69%) Change Management
8 5 (7.69%) Decision-Making
9 4 (6.15%) Hardware Maintenance
9 4 (6.15%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.15%) Project Management
9 4 (6.15%) Time Management
10 3 (4.62%) Project Planning
10 3 (4.62%) Service Design
10 3 (4.62%) TOGAF
11 2 (3.08%) Identity Access Management
11 2 (3.08%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.54%) C
2 1 (1.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) SC Cleared
1 8 (12.31%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.23%) A+ Certification
3 3 (4.62%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.62%) PMP
4 2 (3.08%) Degree
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.54%) MCITP
5 1 (1.54%) MCSE
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.46%) GDPR
2 1 (1.54%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 47 (72.31%) Active Directory
2 14 (21.54%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (10.77%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (4.62%) vSphere
5 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (40.00%) SCCM
2 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (4.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (4.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.08%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.54%) SCOM
5 1 (1.54%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (44.62%) Microsoft
2 16 (24.62%) Apple
3 4 (6.15%) Google
3 4 (6.15%) VMware
4 3 (4.62%) Dell
5 2 (3.08%) Acronis
5 2 (3.08%) CA
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco
5 2 (3.08%) McAfee
6 1 (1.54%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (1.54%) HP
6 1 (1.54%) Palo Alto