Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 41 72
Rank change year-on-year -12 +31 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 10 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.46% 2.02% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.75% 9.85% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £308 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.08% - -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £475 £275 -
% change year-on-year +72.73% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +57.14% -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £10.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% +57.14% -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 174 132 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 25.36% 20.56% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 57 93
Cambridge median daily rate £350 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.41% +13.85%
10th Percentile £200 £221 £184
90th Percentile £468 £425 £455
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 13 17
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.00 £16.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +154.55% -56.00% +36.36%
10th Percentile £15.34 £10.53 £11.10
90th Percentile £53.63 £42.15 £54.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £28.94 £13.50
% change year-on-year +38.23% +114.35% -50.91%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Cambridge

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 10 in Cambridge

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Cambridge over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in Cambridge

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in Cambridge

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

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Office 365
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
4 3 (30.00%) Apple
5 2 (20.00%) Wireless
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (20.00%) Skype
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (20.00%) Android
5 2 (20.00%) JIRA
6 1 (10.00%) WPF
6 1 (10.00%) Test Management
6 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (30.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Skype
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (20.00%) IT Support
1 2 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (20.00%) IT Technician
1 2 (20.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Packager
2 1 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Deployment Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) MFC
2 1 (10.00%) WinForms
2 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (10.00%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Android
3 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (10.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Apple
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix