Period
to 26 January 2022

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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 20 36 13
Rank change year-on-year +16 -23 +27
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 114 39 159
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.54% 4.89% 9.58%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.13% 22.67% 37.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 19 70
10th Percentile - £114 £120
25th Percentile £94 £120 £136
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £155 £140 £190
Median % change year-on-year +10.71% -26.32% +8.57%
75th Percentile £188 £238 £238
90th Percentile £242 £290 £451
England median daily rate £200 £200 £200
% change year-on-year - - -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 54
10th Percentile £13.07 £11.25 £11.17
25th Percentile £14.19 £14.13 £11.69
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.09
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% +6.50% -19.49%
75th Percentile £14.87 £16.38 £17.50
90th Percentile £15.82 £17.10 -
England median hourly rate £16.95 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +5.94% - +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 334 172 422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.10% 21.58% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 105 224
10th Percentile £125 £124 £135
25th Percentile £163 £183 £185
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £325 £350 £313
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00% -14.28%
75th Percentile £438 £420 £438
90th Percentile £530 £498 £509
England median daily rate £495 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +15.12% +4.24% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 12 89
10th Percentile £13.25 £11.39 £11.17
25th Percentile £14.39 £13.72 £12.36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median % change year-on-year - - -3.23%
75th Percentile £20.00 £17.13 £17.50
90th Percentile £45.00 £17.95 -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £17.16
% change year-on-year +12.68% +3.44% +0.20%

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 26 January 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
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 26 January 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 +18 38 £155 -3.13% 12
Leicestershire +9 38 £96 -31.51% 11
Nottinghamshire -17 18 £150 -45.45% 12
Northamptonshire -11 11 £185 +54.17% 9
Lincolnshire -6 5 £213 -24.78% 3
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 114 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (56.14%) Microsoft 365
3 59 (51.75%) Active Directory
4 51 (44.74%) Windows 7
5 48 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 34 (29.82%) Social Skills
7 26 (22.81%) Microsoft Office
8 23 (20.18%) SC Cleared
8 23 (20.18%) Security Cleared
9 18 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
9 18 (15.79%) SLA
10 17 (14.91%) ITIL
11 16 (14.04%) Driving Licence
12 13 (11.40%) NHS
13 11 (9.65%) SCCM
13 11 (9.65%) Windows Server
14 10 (8.77%) Break/Fix
14 10 (8.77%) Migration
14 10 (8.77%) VPN
15 9 (7.89%) Data Protection Act
15 9 (7.89%) Mac OS
15 9 (7.89%) PowerShell
15 9 (7.89%) Data Protection
15 9 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
16 7 (6.14%) Public Sector
16 7 (6.14%) VMware
16 7 (6.14%) LAN
16 7 (6.14%) WAN
16 7 (6.14%) Linux
17 6 (5.26%) Firewall

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 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (22.81%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 64 (56.14%) Microsoft 365
2 6 (5.26%) Azure
3 3 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.75%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.88%) Google Workspace
5 1 (0.88%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.77%) VPN
2 7 (6.14%) LAN
2 7 (6.14%) WAN
3 6 (5.26%) Firewall
4 4 (3.51%) Internet
4 4 (3.51%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (2.63%) Wireless
6 2 (1.75%) DNS
6 2 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.88%) Network Security
7 1 (0.88%) Skype
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Chocolatey
1 3 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 34 (29.82%) Social Skills
2 7 (6.14%) Public Sector
3 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.51%) Banking
4 4 (3.51%) Law
5 3 (2.63%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (0.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (31.58%) Support Engineer
2 29 (25.44%) Analyst
3 22 (19.30%) Service Analyst
3 22 (19.30%) Service Desk Analyst
4 17 (14.91%) Windows Engineer
5 15 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support
6 14 (12.28%) Desktop Support
7 13 (11.40%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 13 (11.40%) IT Engineer
7 13 (11.40%) IT Support
8 12 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
9 11 (9.65%) Deployment Engineer
9 11 (9.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 9 (7.89%) Field Engineer
10 9 (7.89%) IT Support Engineer
10 9 (7.89%) Rollout Engineer
10 9 (7.89%) Windows Rollout Engineer
11 7 (6.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (6.14%) Support Analyst
12 6 (5.26%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.75%) ARM Templates
2 1 (0.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.04%) Driving Licence
2 13 (11.40%) NHS
3 9 (7.89%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.63%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.75%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.88%) EPoS
6 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 114 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (44.74%) Windows 7
3 11 (9.65%) Windows Server
4 9 (7.89%) Mac OS
5 7 (6.14%) Linux
6 6 (5.26%) Android
7 5 (4.39%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.63%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.88%) CentOS
9 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.91%) ITIL
2 10 (8.77%) Break/Fix
2 10 (8.77%) Migration
3 9 (7.89%) Data Protection
3 9 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (3.51%) Infrastructure Maintenance
5 4 (3.51%) ITSM
5 4 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (2.63%) Analytical Thinking
6 3 (2.63%) Functional Testing
6 3 (2.63%) Software Deployment
7 2 (1.75%) Customer-Centricity
7 2 (1.75%) DevOps
7 2 (1.75%) Service Delivery
8 1 (0.88%) Architecture Roadmap
8 1 (0.88%) Decision-Making
8 1 (0.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 1 (0.88%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.89%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.51%) VBScript
3 3 (2.63%) VBA
4 2 (1.75%) C
4 2 (1.75%) SQL
5 1 (0.88%) Bash
5 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (20.18%) SC Cleared
1 23 (20.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.75%) DBS Check
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.88%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.88%) Degree
3 1 (0.88%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (51.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.51%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (2.63%) vSphere
5 2 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.88%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (9.65%) SCCM
2 3 (2.63%) Puppet
2 3 (2.63%) WSUS
3 2 (1.75%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.88%) Ansible
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 48 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.14%) VMware
3 6 (5.26%) ServiceNow
4 5 (4.39%) Citrix
5 4 (3.51%) Apple
5 4 (3.51%) Bomgar
6 3 (2.63%) Veeam
7 2 (1.75%) Cisco
8 1 (0.88%) Dell
8 1 (0.88%) Google
8 1 (0.88%) HP
8 1 (0.88%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.88%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.88%) Sophos
8 1 (0.88%) Symantec