Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 45 78
Rank change year-on-year +6 +33 +14
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 113 121 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.02% 4.06% 2.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.55% 16.88% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 72 35
East Midlands median daily rate £163 £366 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.63% +33.18% +141.23%
10th Percentile £114 £133 £123
90th Percentile £419 £438 £373
England median daily rate £270 £275 £330
% change year-on-year -1.82% -16.67% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 25 15
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £12.81 £11.17 £10.38
90th Percentile £18.70 £17.50 £19.88
England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.20 £16.00
% change year-on-year +8.55% -5.00% +6.67%

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 550 717 594
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 24.43% 24.07% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 434 342
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £140 £186 £135
90th Percentile £525 £525 £474
England median daily rate £438 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -0.57% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 56 66
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.83 £15.43 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.92% +10.21% -
10th Percentile £11.20 £11.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £18.70 £20.80 £40.50
England median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year +2.53% +1.49% -1.47%

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 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
Derbyshire -5 29 £150 -62.50% 1
Nottinghamshire +27 28 £130 -52.73%
Leicestershire +9 24 £161 -56.42% 5
Northamptonshire +19 23 £300 +162.08% 1
Lincolnshire +3 8 £530 +214.07% 3
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 113 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (56.64%) Windows 7
3 54 (47.79%) Active Directory
4 34 (30.09%) Microsoft
4 34 (30.09%) SCCM
5 26 (23.01%) Security Cleared
6 23 (20.35%) Office 365
7 21 (18.58%) Windows Server
8 20 (17.70%) SC Cleared
9 18 (15.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (15.93%) ITIL
10 17 (15.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (13.27%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (11.50%) VMware
13 12 (10.62%) Migration
13 12 (10.62%) Citrix
13 12 (10.62%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (9.73%) Microsoft Office
15 9 (7.96%) Remedy
15 9 (7.96%) Cisco
15 9 (7.96%) Hyper-V
15 9 (7.96%) SCOM
16 8 (7.08%) Time Management
17 7 (6.19%) Skype
17 7 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
17 7 (6.19%) WSUS
17 7 (6.19%) Network Management
17 7 (6.19%) DNS
17 7 (6.19%) McAfee

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 6 (5.31%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.42%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.88%) GroupWise
4 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (9.73%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.77%) MicroStation
2 2 (1.77%) PTC Creo
2 2 (1.77%) Siemens NX
3 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.35%) Office 365
2 12 (10.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.65%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.19%) DNS
1 7 (6.19%) Skype
1 7 (6.19%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.31%) DHCP
3 5 (4.42%) WAN
4 4 (3.54%) LAN
5 3 (2.65%) HTTP
5 3 (2.65%) HTTPS
5 3 (2.65%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (2.65%) VPN
6 2 (1.77%) 3G
6 2 (1.77%) Firewall
6 2 (1.77%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.77%) VLAN
7 1 (0.88%) Internet
7 1 (0.88%) Intranet
7 1 (0.88%) SAN
7 1 (0.88%) SSL
7 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.65%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.54%) InstallShield
2 3 (2.65%) AdminStudio
3 2 (1.77%) MSI
General
1 4 (3.54%) Retail
2 2 (1.77%) Finance
2 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.88%) Games
3 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (18.58%) Analyst
2 18 (15.93%) Support Engineer
3 14 (12.39%) Windows Engineer
4 12 (10.62%) Deployment Engineer
4 12 (10.62%) IT Engineer
5 11 (9.73%) IT Support
6 10 (8.85%) Desktop Support
7 9 (7.96%) IT Support Engineer
7 9 (7.96%) Service Analyst
7 9 (7.96%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (7.96%) Support Analyst
8 8 (7.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (5.31%) Deskside Engineer
10 6 (5.31%) Field Engineer
10 6 (5.31%) Field Support Engineer
11 5 (4.42%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 5 (4.42%) Desktop Engineer
11 5 (4.42%) Windows Deployment Engineer
12 4 (3.54%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.42%) Java RMI
2 3 (2.65%) AngularJS
2 3 (2.65%) Aurelia
2 3 (2.65%) CSS
2 3 (2.65%) HTML
2 3 (2.65%) HTML5
2 3 (2.65%) Node.js
2 3 (2.65%) React
2 3 (2.65%) React Native
2 3 (2.65%) Redux
2 3 (2.65%) RESTful
2 3 (2.65%) Sass
2 3 (2.65%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.42%) NHS
1 5 (4.42%) PKI
2 4 (3.54%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.54%) User Experience
3 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.65%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.88%) Clustering
4 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.88%) iPad
4 1 (0.88%) iPhone
4 1 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 113 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (56.64%) Windows 7
3 21 (18.58%) Windows Server
4 18 (15.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (15.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.54%) Android
7 3 (2.65%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.65%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.93%) ITIL
2 15 (13.27%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (10.62%) Migration
4 8 (7.08%) Time Management
5 7 (6.19%) Network Management
6 6 (5.31%) Project Management
7 5 (4.42%) Asset Management
7 5 (4.42%) Incident Management
7 5 (4.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (3.54%) Application Packaging
8 4 (3.54%) Break/Fix
8 4 (3.54%) Service Management
9 3 (2.65%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (2.65%) Android Development
9 3 (2.65%) BDD
9 3 (2.65%) ITSM
9 3 (2.65%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (2.65%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.65%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.65%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.19%) SQL
2 6 (5.31%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.31%) VB
3 4 (3.54%) Java
3 4 (3.54%) VBScript
4 3 (2.65%) Apple Swift
4 3 (2.65%) ES7
4 3 (2.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.65%) Objective-C
4 3 (2.65%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (23.01%) Security Cleared
2 20 (17.70%) SC Cleared
3 15 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.19%) MCSA
5 5 (4.42%) DV Cleared
5 5 (4.42%) MCSE
6 4 (3.54%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.88%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.88%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.88%) Degree
7 1 (0.88%) MCP
7 1 (0.88%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) PMO
1 6 (5.31%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (47.79%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.96%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.31%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.65%) BitLocker
5 3 (2.65%) Docker
5 3 (2.65%) XenApp
6 2 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.77%) vSphere
7 1 (0.88%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 34 (30.09%) SCCM
2 9 (7.96%) SCOM
3 7 (6.19%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (6.19%) WSUS
4 3 (2.65%) ThinApp
4 3 (2.65%) WMI
5 2 (1.77%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.88%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 34 (30.09%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.50%) VMware
3 12 (10.62%) Citrix
4 9 (7.96%) Cisco
4 9 (7.96%) Remedy
5 7 (6.19%) McAfee
5 7 (6.19%) Symantec
6 3 (2.65%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.77%) Apple
7 2 (1.77%) arcserve
7 2 (1.77%) Becrypt
7 2 (1.77%) CA
7 2 (1.77%) Dell
7 2 (1.77%) Sophos
8 1 (0.88%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.88%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.88%) HP
8 1 (0.88%) Lotus