Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 2017 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
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 76 124
Rank change year-on-year -21 +48 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 42 29 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.78% 1.74% 0.039%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.32% 7.90% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 29 1
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £375 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +29.31% -
10th Percentile £140 £300 £285
90th Percentile £594 £505 £295
South East median daily rate £294 £300 £298
% change year-on-year -2.08% +0.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.10 - -
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 505 367 564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.41% 22.08% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 176 190
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +20.97%
10th Percentile £140 £200 £245
90th Percentile £500 £525 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 26 46
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -5.84% +22.54%
10th Percentile £11.42 £12.50 £9.50
90th Percentile £60.00 £53.13 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.38 £18.13
% change year-on-year +6.87% -9.66% +14.70%

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 17 December 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 17 December 2017. 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 -22 34 £425 +12.58% 3
Aylesbury -2 1 £140 -53.33%
Gerrards Cross - 1 - -
Windows 10
South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 10 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (59.52%) Active Directory
3 22 (52.38%) Security Cleared
4 18 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 14 (33.33%) SCCM
5 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 12 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 10 (23.81%) Office 365
7 10 (23.81%) Windows 7
8 8 (19.05%) Android
8 8 (19.05%) Apple
8 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (19.05%) ITIL
9 6 (14.29%) Linux
9 6 (14.29%) Citrix
9 6 (14.29%) DV Cleared
9 6 (14.29%) VMware
9 6 (14.29%) Skype for Business
10 5 (11.90%) Skype
10 5 (11.90%) Migration
10 5 (11.90%) Windows Vista
10 5 (11.90%) Open Source
10 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
10 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
11 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (9.52%) XenApp
11 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (9.52%) OneDrive
11 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012

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 6 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) Office 365
2 4 (9.52%) OneDrive
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Skype
2 3 (7.14%) SAN
2 3 (7.14%) VPN
2 3 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (2.38%) DHCP
4 1 (2.38%) DNS
4 1 (2.38%) Intranet
4 1 (2.38%) NAS
4 1 (2.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Desktop Support
3 7 (16.67%) Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 5 (11.90%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (9.52%) Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) IT Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) SCCM Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 2 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
8 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Windows Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Smartphone
1 3 (7.14%) User Experience
2 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.76%) CMDB
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.38%) iPad
3 1 (2.38%) PDA
3 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 10 (23.81%) Windows 7
4 8 (19.05%) Android
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (14.29%) Linux
6 5 (11.90%) Apple iOS
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Vista
7 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
9 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
9 2 (4.76%) Solaris
9 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) ITIL
2 5 (11.90%) Migration
2 5 (11.90%) Open Source
3 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.14%) Break/Fix
3 3 (7.14%) ITIL V3
3 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (7.14%) TOGAF
4 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.76%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 2 (4.76%) DevOps
4 2 (4.76%) Disk Encryption
4 2 (4.76%) Time Management
5 1 (2.38%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.38%) High Availability
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.38%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) Java
1 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.76%) VBScript
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 18 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 6 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.14%) CCNA
5 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (7.14%) MCP
6 2 (4.76%) A+ Certification
6 2 (4.76%) CCSP
6 2 (4.76%) MCSE
7 1 (2.38%) GSAE
7 1 (2.38%) MCITP
7 1 (2.38%) MCSA
7 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 25 (59.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.52%) XenApp
3 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.14%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.76%) BitLocker
4 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (4.76%) AirWatch
2 2 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (4.76%) SCOM
2 2 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) Apple
3 6 (14.29%) Citrix
3 6 (14.29%) VMware
4 3 (7.14%) HP
4 3 (7.14%) NetApp
4 3 (7.14%) Remedy
5 2 (4.76%) AppSense
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
5 2 (4.76%) Computacenter
5 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.76%) Sun
5 2 (4.76%) Symantec
6 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.38%) Dell
6 1 (2.38%) Dell KACE
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) StorageTek