Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 19 July 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 92 94
Rank change year-on-year +56 +2 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 144 57 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.93% 1.81% 1.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.11% 8.84% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 31 23
East Midlands median daily rate £250 £210 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.17% -53.33% -
10th Percentile £123 £123 £111
90th Percentile £438 £360 £925
England median daily rate £275 £315 £325
% change year-on-year -12.70% -3.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 11 4
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -1.89% -
England median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -3.88% +13.79% -71.00%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 682 645 600
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 23.36% 20.49% 18.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 369 320
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £178 £150 £196
90th Percentile £500 £490 £575
England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 71 67
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -10.34% +5.45%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.25 £10.30
90th Percentile £20.30 £52.50 £21.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.81 £16.50
% change year-on-year +4.14% +1.85% +2.10%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in the East Midlands

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 10 in the East Midlands

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in the East Midlands

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in the East Midlands

Windows 10
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 July 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
Derbyshire +44 70 £375 +200.00% 3
Leicestershire +25 28 £263 -25.00% 3
Nottinghamshire +1 21 £225 +2.27% 2
Northamptonshire +5 15 £170 -22.73% 6
Lincolnshire +9 9 £115 - 2
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 144 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (52.78%) Windows 7
3 47 (32.64%) Microsoft
3 47 (32.64%) Active Directory
4 39 (27.08%) Migration
5 36 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 34 (23.61%) SC Cleared
7 33 (22.92%) SCCM
8 29 (20.14%) Office 365
9 28 (19.44%) Windows 8
10 25 (17.36%) Windows XP
10 25 (17.36%) Microsoft Office
11 22 (15.28%) Citrix
12 20 (13.89%) Finance
13 18 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (10.42%) Apple iOS
15 14 (9.72%) Windows Server
16 13 (9.03%) Docker
16 13 (9.03%) DevOps
16 13 (9.03%) MS Exchange
16 13 (9.03%) VPN
16 13 (9.03%) Linux
17 12 (8.33%) DSL
17 12 (8.33%) Jenkins
17 12 (8.33%) Bash Shell
17 12 (8.33%) Git (software)
18 11 (7.64%) Exchange Server 2010
18 11 (7.64%) Telecoms
18 11 (7.64%) Exchange Server 2003
18 11 (7.64%) Microsoft Certification

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 13 (9.03%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.64%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (7.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.78%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.08%) IBM Notes
4 3 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (17.36%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 29 (20.14%) Office 365
2 10 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.47%) PaaS
3 5 (3.47%) SaaS
4 4 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.03%) VPN
2 12 (8.33%) DSL
3 8 (5.56%) Firewall
4 7 (4.86%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (3.47%) DHCP
5 5 (3.47%) DNS
6 4 (2.78%) Internet
6 4 (2.78%) Skype
7 3 (2.08%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.39%) Wireless
9 1 (0.69%) Broadband
9 1 (0.69%) SMS
9 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.69%) WAN
9 1 (0.69%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.39%) CouchDB
2 2 (1.39%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.69%) MS Access
3 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 12 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.17%) MSI
3 3 (2.08%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.69%) WinDbg
General
1 20 (13.89%) Finance
2 11 (7.64%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.47%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.78%) Electronics
4 4 (2.78%) Marketing
4 4 (2.78%) Publishing
5 2 (1.39%) Retail
6 1 (0.69%) Automotive
6 1 (0.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (23.61%) Desktop Support
2 25 (17.36%) Analyst
3 23 (15.97%) 2nd Line Support
4 21 (14.58%) Support Engineer
5 15 (10.42%) Desktop Engineer
6 12 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (8.33%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
6 12 (8.33%) Service Analyst
7 11 (7.64%) Support Analyst
8 10 (6.94%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 10 (6.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 10 (6.94%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 8 (5.56%) Deployment Engineer
9 8 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
10 7 (4.86%) Applications Packager
10 7 (4.86%) Help Desk Support
10 7 (4.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (4.17%) SCCM Engineer
11 6 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.08%) AngularJS
1 3 (2.08%) Aurelia
1 3 (2.08%) CSS
1 3 (2.08%) HTML
1 3 (2.08%) HTML5
1 3 (2.08%) Node.js
1 3 (2.08%) RESTful
1 3 (2.08%) Sass
2 1 (0.69%) .NET
2 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (0.69%) React
2 1 (0.69%) React Native
2 1 (0.69%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.94%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.47%) Fat Client
3 5 (3.47%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.39%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.39%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.69%) CMDB
5 1 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.69%) PKI
5 1 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 144 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (52.78%) Windows 7
3 28 (19.44%) Windows 8
4 25 (17.36%) Windows XP
5 15 (10.42%) Apple iOS
6 14 (9.72%) Windows Server
7 13 (9.03%) Linux
8 10 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (4.17%) Android
11 3 (2.08%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.08%) Migration
2 13 (9.03%) DevOps
3 10 (6.94%) Break/Fix
3 10 (6.94%) Time Management
4 9 (6.25%) ITIL
5 8 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (4.86%) Application Packaging
7 6 (4.17%) Project Management
7 6 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (3.47%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (3.47%) Programme Management
9 4 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (2.08%) Change Management
10 3 (2.08%) Customer Requirements
10 3 (2.08%) Load Balancing
10 3 (2.08%) Network Virtualisation
10 3 (2.08%) PRINCE2
10 3 (2.08%) Scrum
10 3 (2.08%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 9 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.86%) VBScript
4 3 (2.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.08%) TypeScript
5 2 (1.39%) ES6
6 1 (0.69%) C#
6 1 (0.69%) ES7
6 1 (0.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (23.61%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.78%) MCP
5 3 (2.08%) MCSE
6 2 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.69%) Degree
7 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.39%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) PMO
2 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (32.64%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.03%) Docker
3 6 (4.17%) XenDesktop
4 5 (3.47%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.78%) XenApp
6 3 (2.08%) BitLocker
6 3 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 33 (22.92%) SCCM
2 9 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (2.08%) Nessus
5 2 (1.39%) WSUS
6 1 (0.69%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.69%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 47 (32.64%) Microsoft
2 22 (15.28%) Citrix
3 4 (2.78%) SAP
4 3 (2.08%) HP
4 3 (2.08%) Ivanti
4 3 (2.08%) Lotus
4 3 (2.08%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.08%) VMware
4 3 (2.08%) WatchGuard
5 2 (1.39%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.39%) Cisco
5 2 (1.39%) Twitter
6 1 (0.69%) Apple
6 1 (0.69%) BT
6 1 (0.69%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.69%) Sophos
6 1 (0.69%) Splunk
6 1 (0.69%) Symantec