Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 18 August 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 32 50
Rank change year-on-year +6 +18 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 13 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 5.42% 1.97% 0.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 9.62% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Chester median daily rate £308 £290 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.03% -33.33% -
10th Percentile £191 £285 £418
90th Percentile £392 £295 £453
Cheshire median daily rate £200 £295 £430
% change year-on-year -32.20% -31.40% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Chester median hourly rate £13.45 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.46% - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +15.38% - -

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 Chester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 52 52 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 21.67% 20.47% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 37 65
Chester median daily rate £375 £301 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.79% -27.15% +6.45%
10th Percentile £240 £278 £300
90th Percentile £475 £493 £535
Cheshire median daily rate £360 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -10.00% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 12
Chester median hourly rate £13.45 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.46% -3.70% -3.57%
Cheshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +15.38% -3.70% -13.66%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Chester

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 10 in Chester

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Chester over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in Chester

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in Chester

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Chester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Chester over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 10 in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 Chester region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Office 365
3 5 (38.46%) Break/Fix
4 4 (30.77%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) Dell
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 2 (15.38%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
6 2 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (15.38%) User Stories
6 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
6 2 (15.38%) SCCM
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (7.69%) Remedy

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) Skype
General
1 5 (38.46%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Desktop Support
2 5 (38.46%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) 1st Line Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Break Fix Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Break/Fix
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (15.38%) User Stories
3 2 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Korn
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.69%) Firmware
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) Dell
2 4 (30.77%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Remedy