Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 81 88
Rank change year-on-year +50 +7 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 82 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 6.29% 1.53% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.37% 7.32% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 13 2
Oxfordshire median daily rate £260 £475 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.26% +72.73% -
10th Percentile £143 £181 £223
90th Percentile £475 £500 £328
South East median daily rate £260 £311 £340
% change year-on-year -16.47% -8.46% -43.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 4
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £82.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -78.72% +467.24% -
10th Percentile £13.00 £28.98 £13.25
90th Percentile £20.25 £146.13 £21.35
South East median hourly rate £15.99 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.08% +6.45% -

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 289 246 279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 22.16% 20.88% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 151 190
Oxfordshire median daily rate £380 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.56% +38.46% -13.33%
10th Percentile £146 £150 £128
90th Percentile £578 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 30 25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.68 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.25% +4.82% -12.50%
10th Percentile £13.40 £10.00 £8.80
90th Percentile £57.50 £19.45 £22.65
South East median hourly rate £18.11 £15.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +16.84% -18.42% +15.15%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 +29 46 £260 +40.54% 8
Kidlington +6 13 £200 -57.89% 2
Banbury - 3 - -
Carterton - 3 £115 -
Thame - 1 - -
Windows 10
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 82 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (62.20%) Active Directory
3 36 (43.90%) Microsoft
3 36 (43.90%) SCCM
4 34 (41.46%) Microsoft Office
5 33 (40.24%) Office 365
6 29 (35.37%) Windows Server
7 28 (34.15%) Windows 7
8 25 (30.49%) DNS
9 23 (28.05%) DHCP
9 23 (28.05%) Migration
10 22 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
10 22 (26.83%) Mobile Device Management
11 21 (25.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (25.61%) Amazon AWS
12 20 (24.39%) Apple
13 19 (23.17%) PowerShell
13 19 (23.17%) Microsoft Intune
14 18 (21.95%) Remote Desktop
15 17 (20.73%) Mac OS
15 17 (20.73%) Microsoft App-V
16 16 (19.51%) Web Services
16 16 (19.51%) Apple iOS
17 15 (18.29%) Amazon RDS
17 15 (18.29%) GDPR
17 15 (18.29%) Data Protection
17 15 (18.29%) Application Packaging
18 14 (17.07%) ITIL
19 13 (15.85%) Microsoft Excel
19 13 (15.85%) Problem Management

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 (3.66%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.66%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 34 (41.46%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (15.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (6.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.44%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Cloud Services
1 33 (40.24%) Office 365
2 22 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (25.61%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.88%) G Suite
5 3 (3.66%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.66%) PaaS
6 2 (2.44%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.22%) IaaS
7 1 (1.22%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.49%) DNS
2 23 (28.05%) DHCP
3 18 (21.95%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (3.66%) Skype
5 2 (2.44%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (2.44%) PBX
5 2 (2.44%) SMS
5 2 (2.44%) VPN
6 1 (1.22%) IPv4
6 1 (1.22%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) Amazon RDS
General
1 8 (9.76%) Publishing
2 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (30.49%) Support Engineer
2 23 (28.05%) Windows Engineer
3 14 (17.07%) Desktop Support
4 13 (15.85%) Systems Engineer
5 12 (14.63%) Deployment Engineer
6 11 (13.41%) IT Support
6 11 (13.41%) Office 365 Engineer
7 10 (12.20%) Active Directory Engineer
7 10 (12.20%) Analyst
7 10 (12.20%) Desktop Engineer
8 9 (10.98%) SCCM Engineer
8 9 (10.98%) Windows Support Engineer
9 8 (9.76%) Active Directory Support
9 8 (9.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 8 (9.76%) Windows Deployment Engineer
9 8 (9.76%) Windows Systems Engineer
10 7 (8.54%) Applications Engineer
10 7 (8.54%) Server Engineer
10 7 (8.54%) Support Analyst
10 7 (8.54%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.51%) Web Services
2 3 (3.66%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.66%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.66%) PKI
3 3 (3.66%) PMI
4 2 (2.44%) Clustering
4 2 (2.44%) CMDB
4 2 (2.44%) iPhone
4 2 (2.44%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 82 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (35.37%) Windows Server
3 28 (34.15%) Windows 7
4 21 (25.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (20.73%) Mac OS
6 16 (19.51%) Apple iOS
7 6 (7.32%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.66%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.44%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.22%) Android
10 1 (1.22%) Linux
10 1 (1.22%) Unix
10 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.05%) Migration
2 22 (26.83%) Mobile Device Management
3 15 (18.29%) Application Packaging
3 15 (18.29%) Data Protection
4 14 (17.07%) ITIL
5 13 (15.85%) Problem Management
6 11 (13.41%) Runbook
6 11 (13.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (6.10%) Decision-Making
7 5 (6.10%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (6.10%) Project Management
7 5 (6.10%) Time Management
8 4 (4.88%) Change Management
8 4 (4.88%) TOGAF
9 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.66%) Project Planning
9 3 (3.66%) Service Design
9 3 (3.66%) Software Deployment
10 2 (2.44%) Break/Fix
10 2 (2.44%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.17%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.88%) SQL
3 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) A+ Certification
2 3 (3.66%) MCSE
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.66%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.66%) PMP
2 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.44%) MCITP
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.22%) Degree
4 1 (1.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.29%) GDPR
2 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (62.20%) Active Directory
2 17 (20.73%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (8.54%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (2.44%) Samba
5 1 (1.22%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (43.90%) SCCM
2 19 (23.17%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (3.66%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.66%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.44%) WSUS
5 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.22%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (43.90%) Microsoft
2 20 (24.39%) Apple
3 4 (4.88%) Cisco
3 4 (4.88%) Google
3 4 (4.88%) Ivanti
4 2 (2.44%) CA
4 2 (2.44%) Dell
4 2 (2.44%) Remedy
4 2 (2.44%) VMware
5 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds