Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 67 54
Rank change year-on-year -6 -13 -29
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 19 41 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.63% 3.32% 4.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.84% 13.76% 20.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 32
Oxfordshire median daily rate £300 £170 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +76.47% +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £125 £111 £114
90th Percentile £435 £303 £344
South East median daily rate £200 £180 £190
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 10
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £101.25 £17.77 £16.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +469.78% +8.52% +16.96%
10th Percentile £30.28 £13.27 £13.95
90th Percentile £176.03 £160.00 £30.38
South East median hourly rate £15.30 £15.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% +8.62% -14.71%

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 215 298 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 18.41% 24.13% 22.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 232 192
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +25.00%
10th Percentile £143 £143 £128
90th Percentile £589 £600 £508
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 20
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -4.62% +1.56%
10th Percentile £15.75 £10.00 £10.34
90th Percentile £52.50 £131.55 £36.93
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.77 £17.06
% change year-on-year -1.52% +4.16% -7.78%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +9 9 £300 +73.91% 2
Abingdon -13 3 £125 -45.95% 1
Kidlington +3 2 £100 -31.03% 1
Banbury - 1 - -
Burford - 1 £245 - 1
Windows 7
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows 10
3 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) Ivanti
6 4 (21.05%) SCCM
6 4 (21.05%) iPhone
6 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (15.79%) MPLS
7 3 (15.79%) WAN
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 3 (15.79%) LAN
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (15.79%) Firewall
7 3 (15.79%) Software Packaging
7 3 (15.79%) Office 365
7 3 (15.79%) Software Deployment
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
8 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
8 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
8 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (10.53%) G Suite
8 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
8 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
8 2 (10.53%) Android

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 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) G Suite
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) IaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Mimecast
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) LAN
1 3 (15.79%) MPLS
1 3 (15.79%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Skype
2 1 (5.26%) SMS
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (26.32%) IT Support
2 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (15.79%) IT Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 2 (10.53%) Hardware Technician
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (10.53%) IT Technician
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Software Packaging
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) iPhone
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows 10
3 2 (10.53%) Android
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Software Deployment
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) E-Discovery
4 1 (5.26%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) ITSM
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.26%) MCP
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) BitLocker
2 1 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Ivanti
3 2 (10.53%) Google
3 2 (10.53%) Remedy
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Freshdesk
4 1 (5.26%) Fujitsu
4 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.26%) Sony