Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 55 93
Rank change year-on-year +9 +38 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 41 51 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.72% 4.24% 1.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.40% 17.29% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 47 6
Oxfordshire median daily rate £381 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £125 £133 £231
90th Percentile £611 £483 £375
South East median daily rate £278 £300 £288
% change year-on-year -7.50% +4.35% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £16.88 - £16.25
10th Percentile £14.14 - £11.00
90th Percentile £18.75 - £71.88
South East median hourly rate £14.15 £17.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -18.00% +15.00% -16.67%

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 201 295 270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 18.26% 24.52% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 231 179
Oxfordshire median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% - +26.58%
10th Percentile £140 £143 £140
90th Percentile £540 £613 £508
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 22
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.90 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.66% -17.44% +0.81%
10th Percentile £15.74 £10.00 £10.41
90th Percentile £52.50 £54.25 £20.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -10.11%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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
Kidlington +10 14 £400 +0.63% 1
Oxford -2 8 £330 -14.84%
Carterton - 3 £190 -
Abingdon -11 2 £125 -6.21% 2
Witney - 2 - - 2
Banbury - 1 - - 1
Windows 10
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
3 21 (51.22%) Active Directory
4 20 (48.78%) Office 365
5 16 (39.02%) Windows Server
6 11 (26.83%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (26.83%) Migration
7 10 (24.39%) VMware
7 10 (24.39%) Windows 8
8 9 (21.95%) SCCM
9 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
10 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
10 7 (17.07%) ITIL
10 7 (17.07%) DNS
10 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (17.07%) IaaS
10 7 (17.07%) PaaS
10 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
11 6 (14.63%) VPN
12 5 (12.20%) Cisco
12 5 (12.20%) MCSE
12 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Office
12 5 (12.20%) vSphere
12 5 (12.20%) SaaS
12 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Intune
12 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
12 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
12 5 (12.20%) Government Security Classifications

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 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
2 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.76%) Totara
4 3 (7.32%) CMS
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.32%) IIS
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.88%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.44%) GroupWise
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (48.78%) Office 365
2 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (17.07%) IaaS
3 7 (17.07%) PaaS
4 5 (12.20%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (12.20%) SaaS
5 2 (4.88%) OneDrive
5 2 (4.88%) Yammer
6 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) DNS
2 6 (14.63%) VPN
3 4 (9.76%) DHCP
3 4 (9.76%) Firewall
4 3 (7.32%) Internet
4 3 (7.32%) IPv4
4 3 (7.32%) SAN
4 3 (7.32%) SMS
4 3 (7.32%) VoIP
4 3 (7.32%) WAN
5 2 (4.88%) LAN
5 2 (4.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Power BI
General
1 2 (4.88%) Publishing
2 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.44%) Automotive
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) IT Support
2 8 (19.51%) Architect
3 6 (14.63%) Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (9.76%) Azure Architect
5 4 (9.76%) IT Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) IT Support Technician
5 4 (9.76%) IT Technician
5 4 (9.76%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Support Technician
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.32%) ERP Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Office 365 Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) SailPoint
1 1 (2.44%) WAP
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.32%) iPhone
2 2 (4.88%) CMDB
2 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.44%) PKI
3 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) Windows Server
3 10 (24.39%) Windows 8
4 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
4 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.32%) Android
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Migration
1 11 (26.83%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (17.07%) ITIL
3 4 (9.76%) ERP
3 4 (9.76%) Open Source
3 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.32%) Commercial Awareness
4 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (7.32%) ITIL V3
5 2 (4.88%) Application Packaging
5 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.88%) Hardware Maintenance
5 2 (4.88%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 2 (4.88%) IT Strategy
5 2 (4.88%) Operations Management
5 2 (4.88%) Personalization
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.20%) MCSE
2 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) MCITP
5 1 (2.44%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.44%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 21 (51.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.20%) vSphere
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.88%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (4.88%) VMware NSX
5 1 (2.44%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) SCCM
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (9.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (4.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.44%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (24.39%) VMware
3 5 (12.20%) Cisco
4 4 (9.76%) Avaya
5 3 (7.32%) Ivanti
5 3 (7.32%) Sophos
6 2 (4.88%) Dell
6 2 (4.88%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (4.88%) Symantec
7 1 (2.44%) Aruba
7 1 (2.44%) CommVault
7 1 (2.44%) Google
7 1 (2.44%) IBM
7 1 (2.44%) Meru Networks