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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 18 August 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 20 25 31
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 108 79 31
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.91% 6.50% 4.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.62% 32.78% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 48 16
10th Percentile £110 £92 £120
25th Percentile £145 £92 £131
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £190 £113 £160
Median % change year-on-year +68.89% -29.69% -8.57%
75th Percentile £238 £210 £214
90th Percentile £267 £273 £414
England median daily rate £225 £215 £223
% change year-on-year +4.65% -3.37% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 11
10th Percentile £15.10 £12.23 £10.67
25th Percentile £15.34 £13.00 £12.44
Median hourly rate £19.00 £14.39 £14.00
Median % change year-on-year +32.04% +2.79% -6.67%
75th Percentile £22.79 £14.94 £16.14
90th Percentile £37.50 £15.35 £17.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year +10.34% -0.88% -

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 312 241 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.84% 19.84% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 155 84
10th Percentile £130 £94 £127
25th Percentile £162 £135 £173
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £325 £275 £328
Median % change year-on-year +18.18% -16.03% -6.43%
75th Percentile £473 £405 £403
90th Percentile £550 £528 £500
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 24
10th Percentile £15.10 £12.70 £10.69
25th Percentile £16.47 £13.75 £11.46
Median hourly rate £18.63 £14.61 £13.75
Median % change year-on-year +27.48% +6.25% -3.71%
75th Percentile £24.25 £20.00 £17.62
90th Percentile £37.50 £45.75 £37.18
England median hourly rate £23.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +34.29% -5.41% +5.71%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows 10 in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Windows 10 in the East Midlands

Windows 10
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Windows 10 in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in the East Midlands

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows 10 in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in the East Midlands

Windows 10
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Windows 10 in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 August 2022.

Hourly rate histogram 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 18 August 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
Derbyshire +9 55 £163 +25.00% 7
Leicestershire -13 18 £116 +25.00% 12
Nottinghamshire +12 16 £200 -20.00% 9
Northamptonshire +4 12 £239 +19.38% 4
Lincolnshire -5 6 £136 -59.94% 2
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 108 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (60.19%) Microsoft 365
3 52 (48.15%) Windows 7
4 48 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 40 (37.04%) Microsoft
6 39 (36.11%) Microsoft Office
7 34 (31.48%) Customer Service
8 29 (26.85%) Security Cleared
9 27 (25.00%) SC Cleared
10 26 (24.07%) Social Skills
11 19 (17.59%) ITIL
12 18 (16.67%) SCCM
13 17 (15.74%) Windows Server
14 16 (14.81%) Azure
15 15 (13.89%) Cisco
16 12 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
17 11 (10.19%) Service Management
18 10 (9.26%) Service Delivery
18 10 (9.26%) HP
18 10 (9.26%) Dell
19 9 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
19 9 (8.33%) SLA
19 9 (8.33%) SharePoint
19 9 (8.33%) ITSM
19 9 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
20 8 (7.41%) Apple
20 8 (7.41%) LAN
20 8 (7.41%) Smartphone
21 7 (6.48%) Mac OS
21 7 (6.48%) Degree

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 9 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 39 (36.11%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 65 (60.19%) Microsoft 365
2 16 (14.81%) Azure
3 4 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (2.78%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.85%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.41%) LAN
2 7 (6.48%) DNS
2 7 (6.48%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.56%) DHCP
3 6 (5.56%) VPN
3 6 (5.56%) WAN
4 4 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.78%) Wireless
5 3 (2.78%) WLAN
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.93%) Fast Ethernet
6 1 (0.93%) Firewall
6 1 (0.93%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
General
1 26 (24.07%) Social Skills
2 7 (6.48%) Organisational Skills
3 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.85%) Banking
5 2 (1.85%) Finance
5 2 (1.85%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (34.26%) Support Engineer
2 24 (22.22%) Analyst
2 24 (22.22%) Desktop Support
3 17 (15.74%) Service Analyst
3 17 (15.74%) Service Desk Analyst
4 16 (14.81%) Desktop Engineer
5 15 (13.89%) IT Engineer
6 13 (12.04%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 11 (10.19%) IT Support
8 10 (9.26%) Field Engineer
8 10 (9.26%) Windows Engineer
9 9 (8.33%) Support Analyst
10 8 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
10 8 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (7.41%) IT Analyst
11 7 (6.48%) Deployment Engineer
11 7 (6.48%) IT Support Analyst
12 5 (4.63%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
12 5 (4.63%) Desktop Analyst
12 5 (4.63%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.93%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.41%) Smartphone
2 7 (6.48%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.63%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.78%) Fat Client
4 3 (2.78%) iPhone
4 3 (2.78%) NHS
4 3 (2.78%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.85%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.93%) CMDB
6 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.93%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 108 (100.00%) Windows
2 52 (48.15%) Windows 7
3 17 (15.74%) Windows Server
4 9 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (6.48%) Mac OS
6 4 (3.70%) Linux
6 4 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.70%) Windows Vista
7 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (1.85%) Android
8 2 (1.85%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (31.48%) Customer Service
2 19 (17.59%) ITIL
3 11 (10.19%) Service Management
4 10 (9.26%) Service Delivery
5 9 (8.33%) ITSM
5 9 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (5.56%) Customer-Centricity
7 5 (4.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (2.78%) Change Management
9 3 (2.78%) Customer Experience
9 3 (2.78%) Incident Management
9 3 (2.78%) Migration
9 3 (2.78%) Process Management
9 3 (2.78%) Remote Monitoring and Management
10 2 (1.85%) Data Protection
10 2 (1.85%) Decision-Making
10 2 (1.85%) Preventative Maintenance
10 2 (1.85%) Software Testing
11 1 (0.93%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.63%) SQL
2 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (26.85%) Security Cleared
2 27 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.48%) Degree
4 6 (5.56%) A+ Certification
5 5 (4.63%) DBS Check
5 5 (4.63%) MCSE
5 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (3.70%) MCP
7 3 (2.78%) MCSA
8 2 (1.85%) Dell Certification
9 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.48%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (16.67%) SCCM
2 12 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 40 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.89%) Cisco
3 10 (9.26%) Dell
3 10 (9.26%) HP
4 8 (7.41%) Apple
5 6 (5.56%) Citrix
5 6 (5.56%) ServiceNow
5 6 (5.56%) VMware
6 4 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.70%) Sophos
6 4 (3.70%) Tanium
7 3 (2.78%) Altiris
7 3 (2.78%) McAfee
7 3 (2.78%) Rapid7
8 2 (1.85%) Zscaler
9 1 (0.93%) Remedy
9 1 (0.93%) Samsung
9 1 (0.93%) SAP
9 1 (0.93%) Symantec