Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 143 202
Rank change year-on-year +62 +59 +93
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 221 100 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.16% 1.52% 0.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.48% 7.30% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 79 20
City of London median daily rate £325 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% -1.54% -10.34%
10th Percentile £131 £113 £175
90th Percentile £532 £525 £502
Central London median daily rate £313 £325 £275
% change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -32.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 6 0
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.20 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.60% - -
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year -1.58% - -

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 1,428 1,370 1,438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.45% 20.88% 21.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,092 1,056 1,179
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £198 £208 £274
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
Central London median daily rate £488 £475 £455
% change year-on-year +2.63% +4.40% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 39 33
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% +1.60%
10th Percentile £14.80 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £24.50 £30.30 £23.88
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.86% - -2.78%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 10 in the City of London

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in the City of London

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in the City of London

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor 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 15 August 2018. 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
Moorgate - 2 £275 -
Windows 10
Central London

For the 6 months to 15 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 221 (100.00%) Windows
2 100 (45.25%) Windows 7
3 93 (42.08%) Active Directory
4 90 (40.72%) Microsoft
5 80 (36.20%) SCCM
6 78 (35.29%) Office 365
7 72 (32.58%) Finance
8 56 (25.34%) Citrix
8 56 (25.34%) Microsoft Office
9 54 (24.43%) Migration
10 36 (16.29%) ITIL
10 36 (16.29%) Apple
11 32 (14.48%) VMware
12 28 (12.67%) Microsoft Excel
13 27 (12.22%) Microsoft App-V
14 26 (11.76%) Virtual Desktop
15 24 (10.86%) PowerShell
16 23 (10.41%) Project Management
16 23 (10.41%) Stakeholder Management
17 22 (9.95%) iPhone
17 22 (9.95%) Windows Server
17 22 (9.95%) VMware Infrastructure
18 21 (9.50%) XenDesktop
18 21 (9.50%) iPad
18 21 (9.50%) Problem-Solving
19 19 (8.60%) SharePoint
19 19 (8.60%) Microsoft Azure
20 18 (8.14%) Skype
20 18 (8.14%) WAN
20 18 (8.14%) Windows Server 2008

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 19 (8.60%) SharePoint
2 15 (6.79%) MS Exchange
2 15 (6.79%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 56 (25.34%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (12.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (3.62%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.45%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.45%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.81%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (0.45%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 78 (35.29%) Office 365
2 19 (8.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.98%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (3.62%) OneDrive
5 7 (3.17%) IaaS
6 6 (2.71%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.90%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.90%) PaaS
9 1 (0.45%) G Suite
9 1 (0.45%) SaaS
9 1 (0.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.14%) Skype
1 18 (8.14%) WAN
2 17 (7.69%) LAN
2 17 (7.69%) VPN
3 16 (7.24%) DNS
3 16 (7.24%) TCP/IP
4 14 (6.33%) DHCP
5 10 (4.52%) Firewall
6 8 (3.62%) WebEx
7 7 (3.17%) Internet
8 6 (2.71%) NetScaler
8 6 (2.71%) Wireless
9 5 (2.26%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (2.26%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (1.81%) ADSL
10 4 (1.81%) Intranet
11 3 (1.36%) MPLS
11 3 (1.36%) VoIP
11 3 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.71%) Power BI
2 4 (1.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.90%) MS Access
3 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (2.71%) AdminStudio
1 6 (2.71%) MSI
2 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 72 (32.58%) Finance
2 17 (7.69%) Law
3 14 (6.33%) Legal
4 11 (4.98%) Banking
5 8 (3.62%) Financial Institution
5 8 (3.62%) Spanish Language
6 6 (2.71%) Billing
7 4 (1.81%) Front Office
8 3 (1.36%) Back Office
8 3 (1.36%) Publishing
9 2 (0.90%) Advertising
9 2 (0.90%) Retail
9 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.45%) French Language
10 1 (0.45%) German Language
10 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.45%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.45%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 43 (19.46%) Analyst
2 42 (19.00%) Desktop Support
3 39 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 24 (10.86%) Support Analyst
5 21 (9.50%) Desktop Engineer
6 18 (8.14%) 2nd Line Support
7 17 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
8 16 (7.24%) Project Manager
9 15 (6.79%) IT Support
10 14 (6.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 14 (6.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 13 (5.88%) Trainer
12 12 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 12 (5.43%) Consultant
12 12 (5.43%) IT Analyst
13 11 (4.98%) IT Support Analyst
14 10 (4.52%) Business Analyst
15 9 (4.07%) Citrix Engineer
15 9 (4.07%) Deployment Engineer
15 9 (4.07%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.36%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.95%) iPhone
2 21 (9.50%) iPad
3 12 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.43%) Smartphone
3 12 (5.43%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (4.52%) Blackberry
5 8 (3.62%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (3.17%) Fat Client
6 7 (3.17%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.81%) e-Learning
7 4 (1.81%) User Experience
8 3 (1.36%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.36%) RSA SecurID
9 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.45%) BYOD
10 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.45%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 221 (100.00%) Windows
2 100 (45.25%) Windows 7
3 22 (9.95%) Windows Server
4 18 (8.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (7.69%) Mac OS X
6 16 (7.24%) Apple iOS
7 13 (5.88%) Windows 8
7 13 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (3.62%) Mac OS
9 6 (2.71%) Android
10 5 (2.26%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.81%) Linux
11 4 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.36%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (24.43%) Migration
2 36 (16.29%) ITIL
3 23 (10.41%) Project Management
3 23 (10.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (9.50%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (7.24%) Application Packaging
6 15 (6.79%) Investment Management
7 12 (5.43%) ITSM
8 11 (4.98%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (4.52%) Application Virtualisation
9 10 (4.52%) Break/Fix
9 10 (4.52%) Document Management
9 10 (4.52%) PRINCE2
10 8 (3.62%) Business Analysis
10 8 (3.62%) Change Management
10 8 (3.62%) GAP Analysis
11 7 (3.17%) Asset Management
11 7 (3.17%) Service Delivery
11 7 (3.17%) Service Management
12 6 (2.71%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.86%) PowerShell
2 10 (4.52%) SQL
2 10 (4.52%) VBScript
3 7 (3.17%) VBA
4 3 (1.36%) C#
5 2 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (5.43%) SC Cleared
2 12 (5.43%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.07%) MCSE
4 8 (3.62%) MCSA
5 7 (3.17%) Degree
6 5 (2.26%) MCDST
7 2 (0.90%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.90%) MCP
7 2 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.45%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.45%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.45%) PMP
8 1 (0.45%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.33%) SLA
2 5 (2.26%) PMO
3 2 (0.90%) GDPR
System Software
1 93 (42.08%) Active Directory
2 27 (12.22%) Microsoft App-V
3 26 (11.76%) Virtual Desktop
4 22 (9.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (9.50%) XenDesktop
6 17 (7.69%) BitLocker
7 15 (6.79%) XenApp
8 11 (4.98%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (3.62%) Hyper-V
9 8 (3.62%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (1.81%) vSphere
11 3 (1.36%) Xen
12 2 (0.90%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.90%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 80 (36.20%) SCCM
2 8 (3.62%) SCOM
3 7 (3.17%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (2.71%) WSUS
5 5 (2.26%) AirWatch
5 5 (2.26%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.36%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.90%) SafeCom
7 2 (0.90%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.45%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.45%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 90 (40.72%) Microsoft
2 56 (25.34%) Citrix
3 36 (16.29%) Apple
4 32 (14.48%) VMware
5 18 (8.14%) Ivanti
6 15 (6.79%) Wyse
7 13 (5.88%) Bloomberg
7 13 (5.88%) Cisco
8 10 (4.52%) Dell
8 10 (4.52%) HP
8 10 (4.52%) iManage
8 10 (4.52%) Reuters
8 10 (4.52%) ServiceNow
9 9 (4.07%) McAfee
10 8 (3.62%) Adobe
11 4 (1.81%) Mitel
12 3 (1.36%) FactSet
13 2 (0.90%) Aderant
13 2 (0.90%) Intapp
13 2 (0.90%) Remedy