Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 53 105
Rank change year-on-year -15 +52 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 65 75 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.13% 3.84% 0.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.74% 14.02% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 54 5
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £200 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £115 £319 £311
90th Percentile £335 £584 £510
South East median daily rate £238 £350 £400
% change year-on-year -32.14% -12.50% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £9.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.11% - -
South East median hourly rate £15.86 £14.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year +7.53% -7.81% -

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 473 535 414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.77% 27.39% 20.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 223 169
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £385 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +9.59% +8.15%
10th Percentile £159 £263 £213
90th Percentile £505 £550 £500
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 37 28
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £18.00 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.94% +15.20% +2.46%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.60 £11.63
90th Percentile £43.00 £77.50 £38.90
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.13 £18.75
% change year-on-year +15.70% -19.33% +16.03%

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 23 May 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

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 23 May 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 -16 60 £200 -60.00% 9
Aylesbury +3 1 £180 +63.64% 1
Beaconsfield - 1 £525 -
Gerrards Cross - 1 - -
High Wycombe - 1 £175 - 1
Windows 10
South East

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (41.54%) Active Directory
3 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 22 (33.85%) SCCM
5 20 (30.77%) Migration
6 19 (29.23%) Windows 7
7 16 (24.62%) Security Cleared
7 16 (24.62%) ITIL
8 15 (23.08%) SC Cleared
9 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Office
10 12 (18.46%) Office 365
11 8 (12.31%) Lumension
12 7 (10.77%) Windows XP
12 7 (10.77%) SLA
12 7 (10.77%) BitLocker
13 6 (9.23%) Service Management
13 6 (9.23%) DV Cleared
14 5 (7.69%) Time Management
14 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (7.69%) Windows 8
14 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (7.69%) iPad
14 5 (7.69%) Skype for Business
14 5 (7.69%) VMware
14 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (7.69%) HP
14 5 (7.69%) Apple
15 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (6.15%) MS Visio
15 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery

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 5 (7.69%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.15%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.46%) Office 365
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.54%) IaaS
3 1 (1.54%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Skype
2 3 (4.62%) DNS
2 3 (4.62%) Firewall
2 3 (4.62%) VPN
3 2 (3.08%) DHCP
3 2 (3.08%) Wireless
4 1 (1.54%) LAN
4 1 (1.54%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MSI
General
1 2 (3.08%) Retail
2 1 (1.54%) Banking
2 1 (1.54%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (49.23%) Desktop Support
2 25 (38.46%) Desktop Engineer
3 20 (30.77%) Support Engineer
4 14 (21.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 12 (18.46%) Analyst
5 12 (18.46%) Windows Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (10.77%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (7.69%) Rollout Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
8 4 (6.15%) Service Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Windows Rollout Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) iPad
2 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.62%) iPhone
3 2 (3.08%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.08%) PKI
3 2 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.08%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (29.23%) Windows 7
3 7 (10.77%) Windows XP
4 5 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.62%) Linux
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.08%) Android
6 2 (3.08%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) Migration
2 16 (24.62%) ITIL
3 6 (9.23%) Service Management
4 5 (7.69%) Time Management
5 4 (6.15%) Compatibility Testing
5 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.62%) ITSM
6 3 (4.62%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.08%) Break/Fix
7 2 (3.08%) Change Management
7 2 (3.08%) Data Centre Operations
7 2 (3.08%) Defect Management
7 2 (3.08%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.08%) Project Governance
7 2 (3.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.08%) Validation
8 1 (1.54%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
8 1 (1.54%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (1.54%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (24.62%) Security Cleared
2 15 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.23%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.62%) MCP
5 3 (4.62%) MCSE
6 1 (1.54%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.54%) MCSA
6 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (41.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.77%) BitLocker
3 4 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.62%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (4.62%) XenApp
5 2 (3.08%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (33.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.31%) Lumension
3 5 (7.69%) Apple
3 5 (7.69%) HP
3 5 (7.69%) VMware
4 3 (4.62%) Citrix
4 3 (4.62%) McAfee
4 3 (4.62%) NetApp
4 3 (4.62%) Sage
4 3 (4.62%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco
5 2 (3.08%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.54%) Adobe
6 1 (1.54%) Juniper