Period
to 15 October 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 15 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 90 93
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3 +44
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 36 44 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.97% 1.98% 0.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.49% 8.71% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 14
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £175 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -53.33% -1.19% +30.86%
10th Percentile £142 £155 £169
90th Percentile £236 £590 £463
South East median daily rate £285 £300 £313
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.00% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.75 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
South East median hourly rate £15.25 £17.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year -11.59% -13.75% +11.11%

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 424 505 392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.23% 22.73% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 160 170
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £375 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.54% +3.67%
10th Percentile £187 £156 £199
90th Percentile £488 £503 £513
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 46 33
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.97 £11.60
90th Percentile £22.65 £77.50 £41.75
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.06
% change year-on-year - +2.58% -5.22%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +3 30 £175 -54.84% 5
High Wycombe - 4 £175 -
Aylesbury 0 1 - - 3
Windows 10
South East

For the 6 months to 15 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 14 (38.89%) SCCM
3 13 (36.11%) Migration
3 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
4 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
5 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
6 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (16.67%) Office 365
7 5 (13.89%) Windows Server
7 5 (13.89%) Finance
7 5 (13.89%) VMware
8 4 (11.11%) Wiki
8 4 (11.11%) ITIL
8 4 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
9 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
10 2 (5.56%) Time Management
10 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
10 2 (5.56%) Retail
10 2 (5.56%) Data Management
10 2 (5.56%) Service Management
10 2 (5.56%) Firewall
10 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (5.56%) SLA
10 2 (5.56%) Cisco
10 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce

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 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Desktop Support
2 9 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) IT Support
6 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (11.11%) Active Directory Support
6 4 (11.11%) Rollout Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
7 3 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Windows Rollout Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Coordinator
8 2 (5.56%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Mobile Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Project Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) SCCM Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
1 4 (11.11%) Wiki
2 1 (2.78%) CMDB
2 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.78%) iPad
2 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.78%) Android
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Migration
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (5.56%) Data Management
3 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
3 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (5.56%) Service Management
3 2 (5.56%) Task Automation
3 2 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (2.78%) Break/Fix
4 1 (2.78%) Change Management
4 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.78%) Due Diligence
4 1 (2.78%) ITSM
4 1 (2.78%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.78%) Server Management
4 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
1 2 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
1 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (5.56%) MCP
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCSA
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) BitLocker
3 1 (2.78%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 14 (38.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Apple
4 1 (2.78%) F5
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) MobileIron
4 1 (2.78%) Sony