Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 84 115
Rank change year-on-year +46 +31 +25
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 141 59 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.12% 1.95% 0.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.94% 9.28% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 38 16
East Midlands median daily rate £175 £200 £681
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -70.64% +147.73%
10th Percentile £121 £123 £143
90th Percentile £497 £425 £925
England median daily rate £250 £275 £313
% change year-on-year -9.09% -12.00% -7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 13 4
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.24% +5.19% -
10th Percentile £12.91 £12.60 £10.91
90th Percentile £18.46 £19.50 £14.60
England median hourly rate £16.10 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -5.29% +13.33% -13.04%

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 589 636 549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.38% 21.02% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 385 311
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -16.67% +17.29%
10th Percentile £130 £188 £150
90th Percentile £525 £500 £575
England median daily rate £435 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +2.35% +3.66% +5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 75 62
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.24% +5.19% +8.00%
10th Percentile £11.19 £10.11 £10.00
90th Percentile £21.00 £44.00 £23.38
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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +34 56 £180 +44.00% 3
Leicestershire +21 36 £168 -52.14% 4
Nottinghamshire +24 25 £175 -10.26% 7
Lincolnshire +11 11 £135 - 3
Northamptonshire -8 11 £170 -25.68% 2
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 140 (99.29%) Windows
2 70 (49.65%) Windows 7
3 52 (36.88%) Active Directory
4 42 (29.79%) Microsoft
5 40 (28.37%) Migration
6 35 (24.82%) SCCM
6 35 (24.82%) Office 365
7 31 (21.99%) SC Cleared
7 31 (21.99%) Security Cleared
8 23 (16.31%) Microsoft Office
9 22 (15.60%) Windows XP
10 21 (14.89%) Citrix
11 17 (12.06%) Windows 8
12 12 (8.51%) Finance
12 12 (8.51%) Windows Server
12 12 (8.51%) Break/Fix
13 11 (7.80%) Time Management
13 11 (7.80%) SAP
13 11 (7.80%) Telecoms
14 10 (7.09%) ITIL
14 10 (7.09%) MS Exchange
14 10 (7.09%) VPN
15 9 (6.38%) Bluetooth
15 9 (6.38%) C++
15 9 (6.38%) ZigBee
15 9 (6.38%) RESTful
15 9 (6.38%) Qt
15 9 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (5.67%) Apple iOS
16 8 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2010

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 10 (7.09%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (16.31%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 35 (24.82%) Office 365
2 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (2.84%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.71%) G Suite
5 1 (0.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.09%) VPN
2 9 (6.38%) Bluetooth
2 9 (6.38%) ZigBee
3 7 (4.96%) Firewall
4 5 (3.55%) DHCP
4 5 (3.55%) DNS
4 5 (3.55%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (2.84%) Internet
6 2 (1.42%) Skype
6 2 (1.42%) SMS
6 2 (1.42%) WAN
7 1 (0.71%) Intranet
7 1 (0.71%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.71%) LAN
7 1 (0.71%) WebEx
7 1 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.42%) MS Access
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.71%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (2.13%) AdminStudio
1 3 (2.13%) MSI
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.71%) WinDbg
General
1 12 (8.51%) Finance
2 11 (7.80%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.55%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.84%) Electronics
4 4 (2.84%) Marketing
4 4 (2.84%) Publishing
5 2 (1.42%) Retail
6 1 (0.71%) Front Office
6 1 (0.71%) Games
6 1 (0.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (30.50%) Desktop Support
2 26 (18.44%) Analyst
2 26 (18.44%) Support Engineer
3 24 (17.02%) Desktop Engineer
4 20 (14.18%) 2nd Line Support
5 16 (11.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 12 (8.51%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
6 12 (8.51%) Support Analyst
7 11 (7.80%) Deployment Engineer
8 10 (7.09%) Developer
9 9 (6.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 9 (6.38%) Service Analyst
10 8 (5.67%) IT Support
11 7 (4.96%) Service Desk Analyst
11 7 (4.96%) UI Developer
11 7 (4.96%) Windows Engineer
12 6 (4.26%) Office 365 Engineer
12 6 (4.26%) SCCM Engineer
13 5 (3.55%) Floorwalker
13 5 (3.55%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.38%) Qt
1 9 (6.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.67%) Smart Meter
2 7 (4.96%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.42%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.42%) Fat Client
3 2 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.42%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.71%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.71%) NHS
4 1 (0.71%) PKI
4 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 140 (99.29%) Windows
2 70 (49.65%) Windows 7
3 22 (15.60%) Windows XP
4 17 (12.06%) Windows 8
5 12 (8.51%) Windows Server
6 9 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.67%) Apple iOS
7 8 (5.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.42%) Android
8 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.71%) Linux
9 1 (0.71%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.37%) Migration
2 12 (8.51%) Break/Fix
3 11 (7.80%) Time Management
4 10 (7.09%) ITIL
5 7 (4.96%) Scrum
6 6 (4.26%) Data Migration
6 6 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (3.55%) Programme Management
8 4 (2.84%) Application Packaging
8 4 (2.84%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (2.84%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (2.13%) Document Management
9 3 (2.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 3 (2.13%) Project Management
9 3 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (1.42%) Incident Management
10 2 (1.42%) PRINCE2
10 2 (1.42%) Problem Management
10 2 (1.42%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (1.42%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.38%) C++
2 7 (4.96%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.84%) VBScript
4 1 (0.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (21.99%) SC Cleared
1 31 (21.99%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.84%) MCP
2 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.71%) PMP
4 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.71%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.55%) SLA
2 1 (0.71%) PMO
System Software
1 52 (36.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.84%) XenApp
3 3 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.13%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 35 (24.82%) SCCM
2 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.42%) WSUS
5 1 (0.71%) Nessus
5 1 (0.71%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 42 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 21 (14.89%) Citrix
3 11 (7.80%) SAP
4 6 (4.26%) Cisco
5 3 (2.13%) Ivanti
5 3 (2.13%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.13%) WatchGuard
6 2 (1.42%) Apple
6 2 (1.42%) HP
6 2 (1.42%) Twitter
6 2 (1.42%) VMware
7 1 (0.71%) BT
7 1 (0.71%) RedGate
7 1 (0.71%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.71%) Splunk