Period
to 17 July 2019

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 17 July 2019 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
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 77 156
Rank change year-on-year +26 +79 +50
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 295 218 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.43% 3.07% 1.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.55% 14.83% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 157 77
City of London median daily rate £385 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.46% -18.75%
10th Percentile £150 £133 £105
90th Percentile £530 £538 £530
Central London median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year - +15.38% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 3
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £21.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.30% -12.62% +7.00%
10th Percentile £19.25 £13.61 £17.08
90th Percentile £29.75 £20.00 £28.28
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year +12.30% -1.58% -5.00%

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 1,308 1,470 1,337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.65% 20.73% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,003 1,152 1,048
City of London median daily rate £480 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £170 £213 £250
90th Percentile £650 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 62 30
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.85 £16.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.41% +11.16% -10.75%
10th Percentile £12.04 £14.08 £12.73
90th Percentile £38.23 £23.50 £25.76
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.63 £17.50
% change year-on-year +7.01% +12.14% -7.89%

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 17 July 2019.

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 17 July 2019.

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 17 July 2019. 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 -9 2 - -
Windows 10
Central London

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, 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.

1 293 (99.32%) Windows
2 147 (49.83%) Finance
3 139 (47.12%) Microsoft
4 137 (46.44%) Active Directory
5 126 (42.71%) Windows 7
6 114 (38.64%) Office 365
7 109 (36.95%) SCCM
8 82 (27.80%) Microsoft Office
9 76 (25.76%) Migration
10 49 (16.61%) ITIL
10 49 (16.61%) Citrix
11 48 (16.27%) PowerShell
12 43 (14.58%) Windows Server
13 39 (13.22%) Banking
14 32 (10.85%) VMware
15 29 (9.83%) DNS
15 29 (9.83%) MS Exchange
15 29 (9.83%) Microsoft Azure
16 27 (9.15%) Skype
17 25 (8.47%) Application Packaging
18 24 (8.14%) LAN
18 24 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
19 23 (7.80%) Skype for Business
20 22 (7.46%) Legal
20 22 (7.46%) SQL Server
21 21 (7.12%) TCP/IP
21 21 (7.12%) Project Management
21 21 (7.12%) Windows Server 2012
21 21 (7.12%) XenDesktop
21 21 (7.12%) Problem-Solving

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 29 (9.83%) MS Exchange
2 23 (7.80%) Skype for Business
3 18 (6.10%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.03%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.68%) IIS
6 2 (0.68%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.34%) Confluence
7 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 82 (27.80%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (4.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (3.05%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 13 (4.41%) Elite 3E
2 4 (1.36%) Carpe Diem
3 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.34%) Eikon
4 1 (0.34%) Global One
4 1 (0.34%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 114 (38.64%) Office 365
2 29 (9.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (1.36%) OneDrive
5 3 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.02%) IaaS
5 3 (1.02%) Mimecast
5 3 (1.02%) PaaS
5 3 (1.02%) Slack
6 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.68%) Serverless
7 1 (0.34%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.34%) SaaS
7 1 (0.34%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.34%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.83%) DNS
2 27 (9.15%) Skype
3 24 (8.14%) LAN
4 21 (7.12%) TCP/IP
5 19 (6.44%) WAN
6 18 (6.10%) DHCP
7 11 (3.73%) VPN
7 11 (3.73%) Wireless
8 9 (3.05%) Internet
9 7 (2.37%) Firewall
10 5 (1.69%) IP Telephony
10 5 (1.69%) PBX
10 5 (1.69%) VoIP
10 5 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (1.36%) HTTP
12 3 (1.02%) SAN
13 2 (0.68%) FTP
13 2 (0.68%) iSCSI
13 2 (0.68%) SSL
13 2 (0.68%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (2.71%) MSI
2 3 (1.02%) JIRA
3 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.34%) Hudson
General
1 147 (49.83%) Finance
2 39 (13.22%) Banking
3 22 (7.46%) Legal
4 16 (5.42%) Law
5 10 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.71%) Electronics
6 8 (2.71%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.71%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.71%) Marketing
7 6 (2.03%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.68%) Publishing
9 1 (0.34%) Advertising
9 1 (0.34%) Front Office
9 1 (0.34%) Local Government
9 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.34%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.34%) Retail
9 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (17.97%) Windows Engineer
2 43 (14.58%) Support Engineer
3 39 (13.22%) Analyst
4 37 (12.54%) Desktop Engineer
5 36 (12.20%) Desktop Support
6 27 (9.15%) Deployment Engineer
7 25 (8.47%) Support Analyst
8 24 (8.14%) 2nd Line Support
8 24 (8.14%) Project Manager
9 23 (7.80%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 17 (5.76%) Applications Engineer
10 17 (5.76%) Windows Deployment Engineer
11 14 (4.75%) Applications Support
11 14 (4.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (4.75%) IT Support
11 14 (4.75%) SCCM Engineer
12 13 (4.41%) Applications Support Engineer
13 11 (3.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 11 (3.73%) Consultant
13 11 (3.73%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.68%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.34%) COM
2 1 (0.34%) iOS SDK
2 1 (0.34%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.08%) Video Conferencing
2 12 (4.07%) iPhone
3 9 (3.05%) iPad
4 8 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.71%) Fat Client
4 8 (2.71%) Thin Client
5 7 (2.37%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.69%) User Experience
7 4 (1.36%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.02%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.02%) Reinsurance
9 2 (0.68%) CCTV
9 2 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.68%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (0.68%) Replication
9 2 (0.68%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.68%) Tandem
10 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 293 (99.32%) Windows
2 126 (42.71%) Windows 7
3 43 (14.58%) Windows Server
4 21 (7.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (5.42%) Apple iOS
5 16 (5.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (4.75%) Android
6 14 (4.75%) Windows 8
7 9 (3.05%) Linux
7 9 (3.05%) Mac OS
8 8 (2.71%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.69%) Unix
10 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (25.76%) Migration
2 49 (16.61%) ITIL
3 25 (8.47%) Application Packaging
4 21 (7.12%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (7.12%) Project Management
5 20 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 20 (6.78%) Mobile Device Management
6 17 (5.76%) Document Management
7 16 (5.42%) Change Management
7 16 (5.42%) Practice Management
8 15 (5.08%) PRINCE2
9 14 (4.75%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (4.41%) Data Modelling
11 12 (4.07%) Incident Management
11 12 (4.07%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 11 (3.73%) Software Deployment
12 11 (3.73%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (3.05%) Desktop Virtualisation
13 9 (3.05%) Programme Management
13 9 (3.05%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (16.27%) PowerShell
2 8 (2.71%) VBA
3 6 (2.03%) VBScript
4 5 (1.69%) SQL
5 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (4.41%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.07%) Degree
3 9 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.05%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.37%) MCSA
5 5 (1.69%) A+ Certification
6 4 (1.36%) MCDST
6 4 (1.36%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.36%) PMP
6 4 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.02%) MCSE
8 2 (0.68%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.34%) ACSP
9 1 (0.34%) APMP
9 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.34%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.71%) SLA
2 3 (1.02%) QA
3 2 (0.68%) PMO
4 1 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.34%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 137 (46.44%) Active Directory
2 24 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (7.12%) XenDesktop
4 18 (6.10%) Microsoft App-V
5 15 (5.08%) Virtual Desktop
6 10 (3.39%) XenApp
7 5 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (1.36%) vSphere
9 3 (1.02%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.68%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.34%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 109 (36.95%) SCCM
2 17 (5.76%) Microsoft Intune
3 11 (3.73%) AirWatch
4 6 (2.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.36%) Perfmon
6 4 (1.36%) WMI
7 2 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.68%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.68%) WSUS
8 1 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 139 (47.12%) Microsoft
2 49 (16.61%) Citrix
3 32 (10.85%) VMware
4 19 (6.44%) iManage
5 15 (5.08%) Ivanti
6 13 (4.41%) Cisco
6 13 (4.41%) Symantec
7 12 (4.07%) LexisNexis
8 10 (3.39%) Apple
9 9 (3.05%) Bloomberg
10 8 (2.71%) SAP
11 7 (2.37%) Reuters
11 7 (2.37%) ServiceNow
12 6 (2.03%) Dell
12 6 (2.03%) HP
12 6 (2.03%) Lotus
13 4 (1.36%) Intel
14 3 (1.02%) Avaya
14 3 (1.02%) Forcepoint
14 3 (1.02%) Trend Micro