Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 44 44
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 +38
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 27 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.53% 1.96% 1.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.92% 7.56% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Cambridge median daily rate £114 £413 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -72.42% +50.00% -
10th Percentile £105 £252 £157
90th Percentile £119 £495 £330
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £200 £485 £275
% change year-on-year -58.76% +76.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 2
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.06% +57.14%
10th Percentile £14.43 £17.50 £15.75
90th Percentile £20.13 £17.50 £17.25
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% 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 209 172 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 27.32% 25.94% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 76 72
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -3.45%
10th Percentile £281 £200 £215
90th Percentile £513 £422 £506
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 47 8
Cambridge median hourly rate £18.63 £42.00 £16.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.65% +148.89% -56.17%
10th Percentile £16.76 £17.50 £10.13
90th Percentile £50.45 £52.50 £43.75
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -56.25% +29.03% +113.79%

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 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

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 10 in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (85.19%) Office 365
3 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
4 18 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 15 (55.56%) ServiceNow
5 15 (55.56%) SCCM
6 14 (51.85%) Windows 7
6 14 (51.85%) Software Deployment
6 14 (51.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 13 (48.15%) Apple
7 13 (48.15%) Apple iOS
7 13 (48.15%) OneDrive
7 13 (48.15%) Mac OS
8 12 (44.44%) Asset Management
9 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (29.63%) Skype
10 8 (29.63%) Skype for Business
11 7 (25.93%) A+ Certification
11 7 (25.93%) ITSM
11 7 (25.93%) Matrix Organization
12 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
12 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (18.52%) Marketing
13 4 (14.81%) Fat Client
13 4 (14.81%) Windows 8
13 4 (14.81%) SLA
13 4 (14.81%) Thin Client
13 4 (14.81%) Risk Assessment
13 4 (14.81%) Problem-Solving

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 8 (29.63%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (85.19%) Office 365
2 13 (48.15%) OneDrive
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) Skype
2 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
General
1 5 (18.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Support Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Desktop Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Desktop Support
3 9 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) Analyst
4 7 (25.93%) Support Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) IT Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) IT Support
6 4 (14.81%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (14.81%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) IT Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Senior Desktop Support
7 3 (11.11%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Technical Support
8 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Fat Client
2 4 (14.81%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Windows 7
3 13 (48.15%) Apple iOS
3 13 (48.15%) Mac OS
4 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
5 4 (14.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Software Deployment
2 12 (44.44%) Asset Management
3 7 (25.93%) ITSM
3 7 (25.93%) Matrix Organization
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (14.81%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (7.41%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (7.41%) Information Security
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Task Automation
7 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
7 1 (3.70%) Break/Fix
7 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) GxP
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (55.56%) SCCM
2 14 (51.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 15 (55.56%) ServiceNow
3 13 (48.15%) Apple
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) Ivanti
4 1 (3.70%) VMware