Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 25 September 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 7
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 62 41
Rank change year-on-year -1 -21 -20
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 29 39 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.33% 3.30% 5.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.62% 14.50% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 33
Oxfordshire median daily rate £210 £163 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.23% +8.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £113 £114 £113
90th Percentile £426 £308 £308
South East median daily rate £225 £170 £198
% change year-on-year +32.35% -13.92% -22.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 17
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £18.50 £17.77 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +9.35% +18.83%
10th Percentile £12.27 £10.51 £14.00
90th Percentile £90.10 £21.00 £22.10
South East median hourly rate £15.86 £15.50 £14.45
% change year-on-year +2.32% +7.27% -9.29%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 273 269 316
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 21.93% 22.76% 25.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 189 207
Oxfordshire median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £151 £150 £128
90th Percentile £583 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 19 29
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +17.86% -9.68%
10th Percentile £14.80 £10.00 £8.80
90th Percentile £54.00 £25.75 £26.30
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Windows 7
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 7 in Oxfordshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 7 in Oxfordshire

Windows 7
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 7 in Oxfordshire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 7 in Oxfordshire

Windows 7
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 7 in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 7 in Oxfordshire

Windows 7
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 7 within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 25 September 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 -4 12 £255 +2.00% 2
Kidlington 0 5 £150 +3.45%
Banbury - 3 - -
Carterton 0 2 £115 +15.00%
Abingdon -14 2 £125 -45.95% 1
Burford - 1 £245 -
Windows 7
South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 7 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 7.

1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Windows 10
3 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
5 8 (27.59%) SCCM
6 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (20.69%) Migration
8 5 (17.24%) ITIL
8 5 (17.24%) Windows XP
9 4 (13.79%) Service Management
9 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
9 4 (13.79%) Ivanti
9 4 (13.79%) Office 365
9 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (10.34%) Software Deployment
10 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
10 3 (10.34%) Software Packaging
10 3 (10.34%) PKI
10 3 (10.34%) iPhone
10 3 (10.34%) Firewall
10 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
10 3 (10.34%) LAN
10 3 (10.34%) WAN
10 3 (10.34%) DHCP
10 3 (10.34%) DNS
10 3 (10.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Windows 7
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 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.90%) G Suite
4 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) IaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Mimecast
4 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) DHCP
1 3 (10.34%) DNS
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
1 3 (10.34%) LAN
1 3 (10.34%) MPLS
1 3 (10.34%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) Skype
2 1 (3.45%) SMS
2 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.90%) Publishing
2 1 (3.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
1 8 (27.59%) IT Support
2 7 (24.14%) Support Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) IT Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) IT Support Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Service Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Support
5 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Deployment Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.90%) Administration Assistant
7 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
7 2 (6.90%) IT Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) IT Assistant
7 2 (6.90%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) iPhone
2 3 (10.34%) PKI
3 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Windows 10
3 5 (17.24%) Windows XP
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) Android
6 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Migration
2 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (13.79%) Service Management
4 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (10.34%) Software Deployment
5 2 (6.90%) Break/Fix
5 2 (6.90%) Decision-Making
5 2 (6.90%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (6.90%) Time Management
6 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging
6 1 (3.45%) CRM
6 1 (3.45%) E-Discovery
6 1 (3.45%) Identity Management
6 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.45%) ITSM
6 1 (3.45%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) MCP
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) BitLocker
2 1 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) SCCM
2 3 (10.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (6.90%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.45%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Ivanti
3 2 (6.90%) CA
3 2 (6.90%) Dell
3 2 (6.90%) Google
3 2 (6.90%) Remedy
4 1 (3.45%) Apple
4 1 (3.45%) Freshdesk
4 1 (3.45%) Fujitsu
4 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.45%) Sony
4 1 (3.45%) VMware