Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 17 October 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 77 86
Rank change year-on-year +16 +9 +17
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 66 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.18% 1.84% 1.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.79% 10.36% 5.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 13
Bristol median daily rate £163 £175 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -41.67% -
10th Percentile £108 £112 £203
90th Percentile £464 £448 £388
South West median daily rate £281 £320 £300
% change year-on-year -12.11% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 0
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% - -
South West median hourly rate £16.68 £16.25 £15.88
% change year-on-year +2.65% +2.36% -

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 Bristol with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 418 338 367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 20.13% 17.80% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 200 244
Bristol median daily rate £384 £339 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.28% -3.21% -6.67%
10th Percentile £130 £135 £152
90th Percentile £514 £488 £556
South West median daily rate £390 £350 £365
% change year-on-year +11.43% -4.11% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 23 34
Bristol median hourly rate £20.22 £16.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.72% -4.29% +12.90%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.13 £10.73
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.75 £43.00
South West median hourly rate £29.25 £19.25 £15.75
% change year-on-year +51.95% +22.22% -10.00%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Bristol

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 10 in Bristol

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in Bristol

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in Bristol

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 10 in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (51.52%) Active Directory
3 29 (43.94%) Windows 7
4 24 (36.36%) Office 365
5 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 21 (31.82%) Windows Server
7 19 (28.79%) SCCM
8 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
9 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (24.24%) VMware
10 12 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (13.64%) Citrix
12 9 (13.64%) Skype
13 8 (12.12%) Microsoft App-V
14 7 (10.61%) Migration
14 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
14 7 (10.61%) XenApp
14 7 (10.61%) XenDesktop
14 7 (10.61%) Fat Client
14 7 (10.61%) Wyse
14 7 (10.61%) Thin Client
14 7 (10.61%) NetScaler
15 6 (9.09%) Skype for Business
15 6 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
15 6 (9.09%) Application Virtualisation
15 6 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
15 6 (9.09%) CA
15 6 (9.09%) Ivanti

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 6 (9.09%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 24 (36.36%) Office 365
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) Skype
2 7 (10.61%) NetScaler
3 5 (7.58%) DNS
4 4 (6.06%) Firewall
5 3 (4.55%) Bluetooth
5 3 (4.55%) DHCP
5 3 (4.55%) IPsec
5 3 (4.55%) Wireshark
6 2 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.03%) VPN
7 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.52%) LAN
7 1 (1.52%) PABX
7 1 (1.52%) WAN
7 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) MS Access
General
1 4 (6.06%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Billing
3 1 (1.52%) Games
3 1 (1.52%) Law
3 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 13 (19.70%) 2nd Line Support
2 13 (19.70%) Desktop Engineer
2 13 (19.70%) Support Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 7 (10.61%) Analyst
5 7 (10.61%) Consultant
6 6 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 6 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (7.58%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
7 5 (7.58%) Citrix Consultant
7 5 (7.58%) Citrix Specialist
7 5 (7.58%) Service Desk Support
8 4 (6.06%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Windows Support Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) OAuth
1 3 (4.55%) Universal Windows Platform
2 1 (1.52%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.52%) Ajax
2 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.52%) CSS
2 1 (1.52%) CSS3
2 1 (1.52%) HTML
2 1 (1.52%) HTML5
2 1 (1.52%) jQuery
2 1 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Fat Client
1 7 (10.61%) Thin Client
2 2 (3.03%) PKI
3 1 (1.52%) iPad
3 1 (1.52%) iPhone
3 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (43.94%) Windows 7
3 21 (31.82%) Windows Server
4 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.58%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.61%) Migration
2 6 (9.09%) Application Virtualisation
2 6 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (7.58%) ITIL
3 5 (7.58%) Time Management
4 3 (4.55%) Computer Security
5 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.03%) Break/Fix
5 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (3.03%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.03%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (3.03%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.03%) Project Management
5 2 (3.03%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.52%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (1.52%) Front End Development
6 1 (1.52%) Practice Management
6 1 (1.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (1.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.06%) C#
2 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.55%) C++
3 3 (4.55%) Java
3 3 (4.55%) Rust
4 1 (1.52%) SQL
4 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 12 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (12.12%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (10.61%) XenApp
5 7 (10.61%) XenDesktop
6 6 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (6.06%) Hyper-V
8 2 (3.03%) VMware NSX
8 2 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (28.79%) SCCM
2 3 (4.55%) SCOM
3 2 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (3.03%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (24.24%) VMware
3 9 (13.64%) Citrix
4 7 (10.61%) Wyse
5 6 (9.09%) CA
5 6 (9.09%) Ivanti
6 4 (6.06%) Apple
7 3 (4.55%) McAfee
7 3 (4.55%) Splunk
7 3 (4.55%) Veeam
8 2 (3.03%) Atlassian
8 2 (3.03%) Cisco
8 2 (3.03%) HP
8 2 (3.03%) Juniper
9 1 (1.52%) Aderant
9 1 (1.52%) iManage
9 1 (1.52%) Intapp
9 1 (1.52%) Interwoven
9 1 (1.52%) OpenText
9 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com