Period
to 12 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 12 August 2020 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 19 24 48
Rank change year-on-year +5 +24 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 27 77 34
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 7.09% 6.56% 3.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 30.43% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 8
Median daily rate £450 £146 £118
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +207.69% +24.47% -75.52%
10th Percentile £129 £100 £111
90th Percentile £525 £308 £503
East of England median daily rate £188 £185 £165
% change year-on-year +1.35% +12.12% -45.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 23 14
Median hourly rate £21.00 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.48% -11.43% +4.92%
10th Percentile £15.08 £13.25 £11.72
90th Percentile £23.40 £17.50 £19.34
East of England median hourly rate £18.50 £15.50 £15.93
% change year-on-year +19.35% -2.70% -5.21%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 81 253 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.26% 21.55% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 117 89
Median daily rate £375 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £194 £109 £116
90th Percentile £525 £543 £528
East of England median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 51 56
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.53% +4.62% -35.00%
10th Percentile £15.08 £11.25 £12.06
90th Percentile £23.40 £50.00 £46.38
Median hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +21.88% - -8.57%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Cambridgeshire

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows 10 in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Windows 10 in Cambridgeshire

Windows 10
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Windows 10 in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 12 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in Cambridgeshire

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows 10 in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in Cambridgeshire

Windows 10
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 12 August 2020. 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
Cambridge +11 19 £262 +77.63% 1
Huntingdon +4 1 - - 1
Peterborough -8 1 - - 3
Windows 10
East of England

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
3 19 (70.37%) Windows 7
4 16 (59.26%) Windows Server
5 15 (55.56%) VMware
6 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Office
6 13 (48.15%) ITIL
7 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (40.74%) PowerShell
8 11 (40.74%) DV Cleared
8 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
8 11 (40.74%) Lumension
8 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2016
8 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2019
8 11 (40.74%) Sophos
8 11 (40.74%) VB
8 11 (40.74%) Oracle
8 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
8 11 (40.74%) Photoshop
8 11 (40.74%) ESRI
8 11 (40.74%) ArcGIS
9 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (37.04%) GIS
9 10 (37.04%) Migration
9 10 (37.04%) C
9 10 (37.04%) Cisco

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 11 (40.74%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (40.74%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Office 365
2 4 (14.81%) Azure
3 3 (11.11%) AWS
4 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.70%) G Suite
4 1 (3.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) DHCP
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) NAS
2 1 (3.70%) Skype
2 1 (3.70%) VPN
2 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) GIS
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Public Sector
2 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (18.52%) Integration Engineer
1 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Implementation Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) IT Support
4 2 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (3.70%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Windows 7
3 16 (59.26%) Windows Server
4 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2016
5 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2019
6 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.70%) Android
8 1 (3.70%) Linux
8 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.70%) VMS
8 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 10 (37.04%) Data Migration
2 10 (37.04%) DevOps
2 10 (37.04%) Image Processing
2 10 (37.04%) Migration
2 10 (37.04%) Test Scripting
3 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (25.93%) Service Design
4 5 (18.52%) Systems Engineering
5 4 (14.81%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) IT Strategy
7 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.41%) Project Management
8 1 (3.70%) Change Management
8 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.70%) ITSM
8 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.70%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (3.70%) Programme Governance
8 1 (3.70%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) PowerShell
1 11 (40.74%) VB
2 10 (37.04%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (40.74%) DV Cleared
2 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) MCSE
6 1 (3.70%) MCDST
6 1 (3.70%) MCITP
6 1 (3.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) GxP
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (37.04%) VMware NSX
4 1 (3.70%) Firmware
4 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.70%) vCloud
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Ansible
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.70%) vCenter Server
3 1 (3.70%) vMotion
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) VMware
2 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 11 (40.74%) ESRI
3 11 (40.74%) Lumension
3 11 (40.74%) Oracle
3 11 (40.74%) Sophos
4 10 (37.04%) Cisco
5 3 (11.11%) Citrix
5 3 (11.11%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.70%) Adobe
6 1 (3.70%) Apple
6 1 (3.70%) CrowdStrike
6 1 (3.70%) Okta