Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 21 August 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 79 101
Rank change year-on-year +5 +22 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 48 56 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.51% 2.53% 0.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.71% 10.00% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 10
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £193 £488 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.51% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £135 £179 £113
90th Percentile £345 £594 £471
South East median daily rate £275 £310 £320
% change year-on-year -11.29% -3.13% -17.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.71% - -
South East median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year -3.88% +20.00% -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 410 560 412
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.43% 25.33% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 183 184
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -0.64% +6.12%
10th Percentile £185 £167 £217
90th Percentile £500 £570 £512
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 42 33
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.94% +20.00% -6.66%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.93 £10.80
90th Percentile £24.40 £77.50 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year +11.76% -6.85% +7.35%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Buckinghamshire

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 10 in Buckinghamshire

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in Buckinghamshire

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in Buckinghamshire

Windows 10
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 August 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
Milton Keynes -4 44 £193 -61.50% 4
High Wycombe - 2 £175 - 4
Aylesbury +9 1 - - 2
Beaconsfield - 1 £525 -
Windows 10
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (39.58%) Migration
3 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
3 17 (35.42%) Active Directory
4 16 (33.33%) SCCM
5 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
6 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
6 10 (20.83%) Windows 7
7 8 (16.67%) Office 365
8 5 (10.42%) ITIL
8 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
8 5 (10.42%) Service Management
9 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (6.25%) ServiceNow
10 3 (6.25%) Time Management
10 3 (6.25%) Compatibility Testing
10 3 (6.25%) Apple
10 3 (6.25%) Sage
10 3 (6.25%) MCP
10 3 (6.25%) DNS
10 3 (6.25%) SLA
10 3 (6.25%) Firewall
11 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
11 2 (4.17%) Validation
11 2 (4.17%) DHCP
11 2 (4.17%) HP
11 2 (4.17%) MCSE
11 2 (4.17%) MCSA
11 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (4.17%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) IaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) DNS
1 3 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (4.17%) DHCP
2 2 (4.17%) Skype
3 1 (2.08%) VPN
General
1 1 (2.08%) Banking
1 1 (2.08%) Law
1 1 (2.08%) Legal
1 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 23 (47.92%) Desktop Engineer
3 19 (39.58%) Support Engineer
4 16 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
7 3 (6.25%) Rollout Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Deployment Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Exchange Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Exchange Support
8 2 (4.17%) IT Support
8 2 (4.17%) Service Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Windows Rollout Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Banking Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.08%) CMDB
2 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.08%) iPad
2 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Migration
2 5 (10.42%) ITIL
2 5 (10.42%) Service Management
3 3 (6.25%) Compatibility Testing
3 3 (6.25%) Time Management
4 2 (4.17%) Defect Management
4 2 (4.17%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (4.17%) Validation
5 1 (2.08%) Analytics
5 1 (2.08%) Break/Fix
5 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.08%) Data Analytics
5 1 (2.08%) ITSM
5 1 (2.08%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.08%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (2.08%) Project Governance
5 1 (2.08%) Regression Testing
5 1 (2.08%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.08%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.25%) MCP
4 2 (4.17%) MCSA
4 2 (4.17%) MCSE
5 1 (2.08%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (35.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Apple
2 3 (6.25%) Sage
2 3 (6.25%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) MobileIron
4 1 (2.08%) NetApp
4 1 (2.08%) Sony
4 1 (2.08%) VMware