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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 24 May 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 116 105 62
Rank change year-on-year -11 -43 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 71 45 105
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.70% 1.58% 3.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.35% 12.61% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 36 81
10th Percentile £135 £139 £130
25th Percentile £173 £191 £139
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £265 £288 £230
Median % change year-on-year -7.83% +25.00% -29.23%
75th Percentile £388 £441 £438
90th Percentile £503 £550 £488
Central London median daily rate £240 £275 £215
% change year-on-year -12.73% +27.91% -33.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
10th Percentile £24.45 - £12.02
25th Percentile £24.75 - £13.63
Median hourly rate £26.50 - £15.50
75th Percentile £53.25 - £18.75
90th Percentile £68.55 - £23.28
Central London median hourly rate £26.50 - £16.95
% change year-on-year - - -19.29%

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 the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 532 357 541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.72% 12.56% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 271 412
10th Percentile £184 £213 £150
25th Percentile £350 £377 £278
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £509 £490 £450
Median % change year-on-year +3.93% +8.78% -5.26%
75th Percentile £621 £592 £552
90th Percentile £700 £700 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £492 £450
% change year-on-year +1.57% +9.39% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 11
10th Percentile - £13.68 £12.50
25th Percentile £13.88 £13.75 £14.19
Median hourly rate £24.50 £14.00 £16.95
Median % change year-on-year +75.00% -17.40% -19.29%
75th Percentile £35.00 £14.31 £19.10
90th Percentile £73.00 £14.50 £21.00
Central London median hourly rate £24.75 £14.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +76.79% -25.13% -10.95%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in the City of London

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows 10 in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Windows 10 in the City of London

Windows 10
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Windows 10 in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in the City of London

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows 10 in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in the City of London

Windows 10
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Windows 10 in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Windows 10 in the City of London

Windows 10
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
Moorgate - 1 £213 -
Windows 10
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 71 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (63.38%) Microsoft
3 43 (60.56%) Microsoft 365
4 35 (49.30%) Active Directory
5 29 (40.85%) SCCM
6 27 (38.03%) Social Skills
7 26 (36.62%) Microsoft Office
8 22 (30.99%) Windows 7
9 17 (23.94%) ITIL
9 17 (23.94%) Citrix
10 16 (22.54%) Finance
11 15 (21.13%) Azure
12 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Intune
12 14 (19.72%) PowerShell
13 12 (16.90%) Application Packaging
14 11 (15.49%) Mac OS
14 11 (15.49%) ServiceNow
14 11 (15.49%) SLA
14 11 (15.49%) SharePoint
15 10 (14.08%) Blackberry
15 10 (14.08%) Migration
15 10 (14.08%) Windows Server
15 10 (14.08%) Android
15 10 (14.08%) Problem-Solving
16 9 (12.68%) Microsoft App-V
16 9 (12.68%) Apple
17 8 (11.27%) VBScript
17 8 (11.27%) VMware
17 8 (11.27%) Legal
17 8 (11.27%) Asset Management

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (15.49%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.86%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.04%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.23%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.82%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (36.62%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.41%) Camtasia
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.41%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Elite 3E
2 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 43 (60.56%) Microsoft 365
2 15 (21.13%) Azure
3 8 (11.27%) OneDrive
4 7 (9.86%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (5.63%) Google Data Studio
5 4 (5.63%) Google Workspace
6 3 (4.23%) Slack
7 2 (2.82%) Mimecast
8 1 (1.41%) AWS
8 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.41%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (1.41%) SaaS
8 1 (1.41%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) NAS
1 3 (4.23%) NetScaler
1 3 (4.23%) Network Security
1 3 (4.23%) VoIP
1 3 (4.23%) VPN
2 2 (2.82%) DHCP
2 2 (2.82%) DNS
2 2 (2.82%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (2.82%) Skype
2 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.82%) Wireless
3 1 (1.41%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.41%) Softphone
3 1 (1.41%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.41%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) Cognos Impromptu
1 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) InstallShield
2 2 (2.82%) MSI
General
1 27 (38.03%) Social Skills
2 16 (22.54%) Finance
3 8 (11.27%) Banking
3 8 (11.27%) Legal
4 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (8.45%) Financial Institution
6 5 (7.04%) Presentation Skills
7 4 (5.63%) Documentation Skills
7 4 (5.63%) Front Office
7 4 (5.63%) Law
8 3 (4.23%) Investment Banking
8 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
9 2 (2.82%) Retail
10 1 (1.41%) Public Sector
10 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (29.58%) Support Engineer
2 18 (25.35%) Desktop Engineer
3 17 (23.94%) Analyst
3 17 (23.94%) Desktop Support
4 13 (18.31%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 10 (14.08%) Support Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) IT Support
7 5 (7.04%) IT Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Service Desk Specialist
9 3 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) IT Support Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Windows Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) Designer
10 2 (2.82%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) SailPoint
1 2 (2.82%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.41%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Blackberry
2 7 (9.86%) BYOD
3 5 (7.04%) iPhone
3 5 (7.04%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.63%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.63%) iPad
4 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.82%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.82%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.82%) User Experience
5 2 (2.82%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.41%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.41%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.41%) IoT
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 71 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (30.99%) Windows 7
3 11 (15.49%) Mac OS
4 10 (14.08%) Android
4 10 (14.08%) Windows Server
5 6 (8.45%) Apple iOS
6 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.94%) ITIL
2 12 (16.90%) Application Packaging
3 10 (14.08%) Migration
3 10 (14.08%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (11.27%) Asset Management
5 7 (9.86%) ITSM
6 6 (8.45%) Patch Management
6 6 (8.45%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.45%) Time Management
7 5 (7.04%) ITIL V3
7 5 (7.04%) Service Management
8 4 (5.63%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 3 (4.23%) Change Management
9 3 (4.23%) Decision-Making
9 3 (4.23%) Inventory Control
9 3 (4.23%) Inventory Management
9 3 (4.23%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (4.23%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (4.23%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.72%) PowerShell
2 8 (11.27%) VBScript
3 2 (2.82%) SQL
3 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Degree
2 4 (5.63%) MCTS
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.49%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) GDPR
System Software
1 35 (49.30%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.68%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (9.86%) Virtual Desktop
4 6 (8.45%) BitLocker
4 6 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (7.04%) vSphere
6 3 (4.23%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (4.23%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.82%) XenApp
8 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (40.85%) SCCM
2 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (9.86%) Jamf Pro
4 2 (2.82%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.41%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (63.38%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.94%) Citrix
3 11 (15.49%) ServiceNow
4 9 (12.68%) Apple
5 8 (11.27%) VMware
6 7 (9.86%) Bloomberg
6 7 (9.86%) Cisco
7 6 (8.45%) HP
7 6 (8.45%) Ivanti
8 4 (5.63%) Altiris
8 4 (5.63%) Google
8 4 (5.63%) Reuters
9 3 (4.23%) Fidessa
9 3 (4.23%) Lotus
10 2 (2.82%) Adobe
10 2 (2.82%) iManage
10 2 (2.82%) Intapp
10 2 (2.82%) Palo Alto
10 2 (2.82%) Remedy
10 2 (2.82%) Sun