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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 2 July 2022 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
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 44 38 21
Rank change year-on-year -6 -17 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 27 14 33
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.36% 2.58% 7.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.77% 15.73% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 19
10th Percentile £143 £110 £118
25th Percentile £163 £133 £149
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £185 £150 £264
Median % change year-on-year +23.33% -43.18% +50.86%
75th Percentile £228 £263 £513
90th Percentile £308 £345 £525
East of England median daily rate £200 £200 £208
% change year-on-year - -3.61% +12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
10th Percentile - £10.05 £12.39
25th Percentile - £10.13 £14.01
Median hourly rate £15.00 £10.50 £15.50
Median % change year-on-year +42.86% -32.26% +15.67%
75th Percentile - £11.13 £19.69
90th Percentile - £11.35 £22.50
East of England median hourly rate £18.88 £16.88 £15.50
% change year-on-year +11.85% +8.87% +10.71%

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 161 89 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.05% 16.39% 21.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 62 55
10th Percentile £172 £137 £145
25th Percentile £313 £264 £279
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £350 £400
Median % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +14.29%
75th Percentile £488 £429 £525
90th Percentile £575 £519 £540
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £398
% change year-on-year +14.29% -11.95% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 3 10
10th Percentile £11.90 £10.10 £11.17
25th Percentile £14.25 £10.25 £14.01
Median hourly rate £15.50 £11.00 £18.25
Median % change year-on-year +40.91% -39.73% +17.74%
75th Percentile £16.11 £13.33 £42.56
90th Percentile £33.60 £14.43 £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £28.41 £19.19 £18.50
% change year-on-year +48.07% +3.72% +19.35%

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 2 July 2022.

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 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Peterborough -10 14 £185 +18.40% 1
Cambridge -3 10 £220 +61.47% 1
Huntingdon -1 1 £275 +66.67% 1
St Neots -2 1 £163 -
Windows 10
East of England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, 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 19 (70.37%) Microsoft 365
3 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
4 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 11 (40.74%) DNS
5 11 (40.74%) Social Skills
6 9 (33.33%) Cisco
7 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
8 7 (25.93%) Linux
8 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
8 7 (25.93%) Mac OS
8 7 (25.93%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (22.22%) Jamf Pro
9 6 (22.22%) IPsec
9 6 (22.22%) Asset Management
9 6 (22.22%) SSH
9 6 (22.22%) Ubuntu
9 6 (22.22%) HTTP
9 6 (22.22%) NFS
9 6 (22.22%) SNMP
9 6 (22.22%) HTTPS
10 5 (18.52%) DHCP
10 5 (18.52%) LDAP
10 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (18.52%) SCCM
10 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
10 5 (18.52%) WebEx
10 5 (18.52%) Dell KACE
11 4 (14.81%) Patch Management
11 4 (14.81%) ITIL

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 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (7.41%) Azure
3 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) DNS
2 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
3 6 (22.22%) HTTP
3 6 (22.22%) HTTPS
3 6 (22.22%) IPsec
3 6 (22.22%) SNMP
3 6 (22.22%) SSH
4 5 (18.52%) DHCP
4 5 (18.52%) WebEx
5 3 (11.11%) Firewall
5 3 (11.11%) Wireless
6 2 (7.41%) VPN
7 1 (3.70%) LAN
7 1 (3.70%) VoIP
7 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (40.74%) Social Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Back Office
3 2 (7.41%) Documentation Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Support Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Technical Support
2 6 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Desktop Support
4 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) IT Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) IT Support
5 3 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) LDAP
2 1 (3.70%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (7.41%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (3.70%) CCTV
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
3 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Mac OS
3 6 (22.22%) Ubuntu
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (3.70%) Android
6 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.70%) Unix
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Patch Management
3 3 (11.11%) Time Management
4 2 (7.41%) Application Packaging
4 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.41%) ITSM
4 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Security Patching
4 2 (7.41%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.41%) Technology Roadmap
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.70%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.81%) VBScript
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) APMP
2 2 (7.41%) MCTS
3 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) NFS
3 2 (7.41%) BitLocker
3 2 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (7.41%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) vSphere
4 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Jamf Pro
2 5 (18.52%) SCCM
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (7.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (18.52%) Dell KACE
4 2 (7.41%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Apple
5 1 (3.70%) Aruba
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Kronos
5 1 (3.70%) Meraki
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.70%) Veeam
5 1 (3.70%) Virgin Media
5 1 (3.70%) WatchGuard