Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 61 102
Rank change year-on-year +22 +41 +30
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 133 96 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.94% 3.00% 1.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.70% 13.97% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 61 16
East Midlands median daily rate £180 £268 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.71% -13.71% +170.74%
10th Percentile £120 £123 £135
90th Percentile £545 £438 £375
England median daily rate £250 £265 £300
% change year-on-year -5.66% -11.67% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 17 14
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +7.14% -
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.38 £15.25
% change year-on-year +4.07% +0.82% -15.28%

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 613 687 530
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.79% 21.46% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 424 304
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +4.48%
10th Percentile £131 £176 £121
90th Percentile £538 £505 £525
England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 73 63
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.73% +11.11% +8.00%
10th Percentile £11.86 £10.29 £10.00
90th Percentile £27.50 £29.90 £35.19
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +11 46 £151 -46.07% 2
Leicestershire +23 35 £288 -23.33% 1
Nottinghamshire +14 28 £175 -10.26% 8
Northamptonshire -1 15 £200 +63.62% 1
Lincolnshire +6 7 £140 -22.22% 6
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 132 (99.25%) Windows
2 67 (50.38%) Windows 7
3 54 (40.60%) Active Directory
4 31 (23.31%) Microsoft
4 31 (23.31%) Migration
4 31 (23.31%) SCCM
4 31 (23.31%) Security Cleared
4 31 (23.31%) Office 365
5 29 (21.80%) SC Cleared
6 21 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
7 13 (9.77%) ITIL
8 12 (9.02%) Citrix
8 12 (9.02%) RESTful
9 11 (8.27%) Break/Fix
10 10 (7.52%) Cisco
10 10 (7.52%) Windows XP
11 9 (6.77%) Bluetooth
11 9 (6.77%) C++
11 9 (6.77%) ZigBee
11 9 (6.77%) Windows Server
11 9 (6.77%) Windows 8
11 9 (6.77%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (6.77%) Qt
12 8 (6.02%) Smart Meter
12 8 (6.02%) Time Management
12 8 (6.02%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (6.02%) Microsoft Excel
12 8 (6.02%) SLA
13 7 (5.26%) Remedy
13 7 (5.26%) DNS

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 4 (3.01%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (6.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.75%) MicroStation
3 1 (0.75%) PTC Creo
3 1 (0.75%) Siemens NX
Cloud Services
1 31 (23.31%) Office 365
2 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.01%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.75%) G Suite
4 1 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.77%) Bluetooth
1 9 (6.77%) ZigBee
2 7 (5.26%) DNS
3 6 (4.51%) DHCP
3 6 (4.51%) Firewall
4 5 (3.76%) VPN
5 3 (2.26%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (2.26%) Skype
6 2 (1.50%) 3G
6 2 (1.50%) SMS
7 1 (0.75%) Intranet
7 1 (0.75%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.75%) LAN
7 1 (0.75%) VoIP
7 1 (0.75%) WAN
7 1 (0.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.01%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.26%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.50%) MS Access
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.75%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (3.01%) Retail
2 2 (1.50%) Finance
2 2 (1.50%) Publishing
3 1 (0.75%) Front Office
3 1 (0.75%) Games
3 1 (0.75%) Law
3 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (19.55%) Support Engineer
2 25 (18.80%) Analyst
3 23 (17.29%) Desktop Engineer
4 20 (15.04%) Desktop Support
5 15 (11.28%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 13 (9.77%) Deployment Engineer
6 13 (9.77%) Developer
7 12 (9.02%) Service Analyst
7 12 (9.02%) Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (7.52%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (6.77%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (6.02%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 8 (6.02%) IT Support
10 8 (6.02%) Support Analyst
11 7 (5.26%) UI Developer
12 6 (4.51%) Windows Deployment Engineer
13 5 (3.76%) Customer Engineer
13 5 (3.76%) Floorwalker
13 5 (3.76%) Office 365 Engineer
13 5 (3.76%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.02%) RESTful
2 9 (6.77%) Qt
3 3 (2.26%) AngularJS
3 3 (2.26%) Aurelia
3 3 (2.26%) CSS
3 3 (2.26%) HTML
3 3 (2.26%) HTML5
3 3 (2.26%) Node.js
3 3 (2.26%) React
3 3 (2.26%) React Native
3 3 (2.26%) Redux
3 3 (2.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.02%) Smart Meter
2 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.26%) NHS
3 2 (1.50%) Fat Client
3 2 (1.50%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.50%) Thin Client
3 2 (1.50%) User Experience
3 2 (1.50%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.75%) iPad
4 1 (0.75%) iPhone
4 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.75%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 132 (99.25%) Windows
2 67 (50.38%) Windows 7
3 10 (7.52%) Windows XP
4 9 (6.77%) Windows 8
4 9 (6.77%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.76%) Android
6 5 (3.76%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.31%) Migration
2 13 (9.77%) ITIL
3 11 (8.27%) Break/Fix
4 8 (6.02%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (6.02%) Time Management
5 7 (5.26%) Scrum
6 5 (3.76%) Data Migration
6 5 (3.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (3.01%) ITSM
7 4 (3.01%) Service Management
8 3 (2.26%) Android Development
8 3 (2.26%) DevOps
8 3 (2.26%) Document Management
8 3 (2.26%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.26%) iOS Development
8 3 (2.26%) Microservices
8 3 (2.26%) Project Management
8 3 (2.26%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (1.50%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.77%) C++
2 4 (3.01%) SQL
3 3 (2.26%) Apple Swift
3 3 (2.26%) ES7
3 3 (2.26%) Java
3 3 (2.26%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.26%) Objective-C
3 3 (2.26%) TypeScript
4 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (23.31%) Security Cleared
2 29 (21.80%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.75%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.75%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.75%) Degree
4 1 (0.75%) MCSA
4 1 (0.75%) MCSE
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.75%) PMP
4 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.75%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.02%) SLA
2 3 (2.26%) PMO
System Software
1 54 (40.60%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.26%) Docker
3 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (23.31%) SCCM
2 3 (2.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.75%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (23.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.02%) Citrix
3 10 (7.52%) Cisco
4 7 (5.26%) Remedy
4 7 (5.26%) SAP
5 3 (2.26%) Apple
5 3 (2.26%) McAfee
5 3 (2.26%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.26%) WatchGuard
6 2 (1.50%) HP
6 2 (1.50%) VMware
7 1 (0.75%) RedGate