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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 25 June 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 of England
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 41 42 18
Rank change year-on-year +1 -24 +23
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 116 83 151
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 4.65% 4.31% 7.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.93% 21.28% 31.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 63 91
10th Percentile £140 £121 £120
25th Percentile £163 £150 £134
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £200 £200 £205
Median % change year-on-year - -2.44% +10.81%
75th Percentile £250 £294 £338
90th Percentile £399 £521 £500
England median daily rate £213 £225 £200
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 22
10th Percentile £12.93 £10.70 £13.39
25th Percentile £15.09 £12.69 £14.50
Median hourly rate £17.25 £16.88 £15.50
Median % change year-on-year +2.19% +8.87% +6.90%
75th Percentile £19.88 £24.00 £19.47
90th Percentile £20.66 - £19.95
England median hourly rate £17.50 £15.70 £15.86
% change year-on-year +11.46% -1.01% -3.88%

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 of England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 529 390 477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 21.23% 20.26% 23.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 231 282
10th Percentile £163 £150 £135
25th Percentile £213 £213 £214
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £350 £388
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -9.68% +3.33%
75th Percentile £494 £458 £488
90th Percentile £625 £538 £538
England median daily rate £500 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 33 46
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.55 £13.44
25th Percentile £15.28 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate £33.58 £18.38 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year +82.75% -0.68% +17.46%
75th Percentile £55.00 £24.00 £30.75
90th Percentile £60.00 £47.40 £48.75
England median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +25.71% - -

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in the East of England

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Daily rate trend for Windows 10 in the East of England

Windows 10
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Windows 10 in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in the East of England

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in the East of England

Windows 10
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 25 June 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
Hertfordshire +7 29 £200 -19.60% 16
Cambridgeshire -8 27 £185 +18.40% 8
Norfolk +9 23 £190 +18.75% 3
Bedfordshire -13 18 £220 +1.15% 4
Essex -1 15 £188 -17.58% 11
Suffolk -8 4 £230 +68.81% 3
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 of England region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 116 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 64 (55.17%) Microsoft 365
3 56 (48.28%) Microsoft
4 36 (31.03%) Microsoft Office
4 36 (31.03%) Social Skills
5 27 (23.28%) MS Exchange
6 23 (19.83%) DNS
6 23 (19.83%) SCCM
6 23 (19.83%) Windows 7
7 22 (18.97%) Windows Server
8 16 (13.79%) VPN
9 15 (12.93%) SLA
9 15 (12.93%) HP
9 15 (12.93%) Citrix
9 15 (12.93%) DHCP
9 15 (12.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (12.07%) Windows Server 2016
11 13 (11.21%) Patch Management
11 13 (11.21%) VMware
11 13 (11.21%) TCP/IP
12 12 (10.34%) Cisco
12 12 (10.34%) Firewall
12 12 (10.34%) Virtual Servers
12 12 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (9.48%) XenApp
14 10 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2013
14 10 (8.62%) Hyper-V
14 10 (8.62%) PowerShell
14 10 (8.62%) Android

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 27 (23.28%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (7.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (4.31%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (31.03%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.86%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Sage X3
1 1 (0.86%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 64 (55.17%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (3.45%) Azure
3 3 (2.59%) OneDrive
3 3 (2.59%) Power Platform
4 1 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.83%) DNS
2 16 (13.79%) VPN
3 15 (12.93%) DHCP
4 13 (11.21%) TCP/IP
5 12 (10.34%) Firewall
6 10 (8.62%) LAN
6 10 (8.62%) Wireless
7 9 (7.76%) IPv4
7 9 (7.76%) Network Security
7 9 (7.76%) WAN
8 8 (6.90%) WebEx
9 6 (5.17%) HTTP
9 6 (5.17%) HTTPS
9 6 (5.17%) IPsec
9 6 (5.17%) SNMP
9 6 (5.17%) SSH
10 5 (4.31%) Skype
10 5 (4.31%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (1.72%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.59%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.86%) MSI
1 1 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
General
1 36 (31.03%) Social Skills
2 7 (6.03%) Finance
3 5 (4.31%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.72%) Back Office
5 2 (1.72%) Documentation Skills
5 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.86%) Electronics
6 1 (0.86%) Law
6 1 (0.86%) Local Government
6 1 (0.86%) Marketing
6 1 (0.86%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 40 (34.48%) Support Engineer
2 23 (19.83%) Desktop Engineer
3 17 (14.66%) Analyst
3 17 (14.66%) Desktop Support
4 15 (12.93%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (10.34%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 12 (10.34%) Windows Engineer
6 11 (9.48%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 9 (7.76%) Support Analyst
7 9 (7.76%) Wintel Engineer
8 8 (6.90%) IT Support
9 7 (6.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (6.03%) IT Engineer
9 7 (6.03%) Service Analyst
9 7 (6.03%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (6.03%) Wintel Support
9 7 (6.03%) Wintel Support Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Technical Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Technical Support
10 6 (5.17%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) LDAP
2 1 (0.86%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (6.03%) iPhone
2 7 (6.03%) NHS
3 6 (5.17%) Smartphone
4 5 (4.31%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.31%) EPoS
4 5 (4.31%) iPad
5 4 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.59%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.72%) CMDB
7 2 (1.72%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.86%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.86%) CCTV
8 1 (0.86%) Digital Signage
8 1 (0.86%) PDA
8 1 (0.86%) PKI
8 1 (0.86%) User Experience
8 1 (0.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 116 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (19.83%) Windows 7
3 22 (18.97%) Windows Server
4 15 (12.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (12.07%) Windows Server 2016
6 10 (8.62%) Android
6 10 (8.62%) Apple iOS
7 8 (6.90%) Linux
7 8 (6.90%) Mac OS
8 7 (6.03%) Ubuntu
9 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2019
9 5 (4.31%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.86%) CentOS
11 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.86%) Unix
11 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (11.21%) Patch Management
2 10 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (7.76%) ITIL
4 8 (6.90%) Asset Management
5 6 (5.17%) Line Management
5 6 (5.17%) Time Management
6 5 (4.31%) ITSM
6 5 (4.31%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (3.45%) Customer-Centric Approach
7 4 (3.45%) Customer-Centricity
7 4 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (3.45%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (2.59%) Application Packaging
8 3 (2.59%) Configuration Management
8 3 (2.59%) Data Protection
8 3 (2.59%) Migration
8 3 (2.59%) Server Building
9 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2
9 2 (1.72%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.62%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.45%) VBScript
3 3 (2.59%) SQL
4 1 (0.86%) C
4 1 (0.86%) Perl
4 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.76%) MCTS
3 7 (6.03%) CCA
3 7 (6.03%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (6.03%) MCP
3 7 (6.03%) MCSE
4 6 (5.17%) MCITP
4 6 (5.17%) MCSA
4 6 (5.17%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (4.31%) DBS Check
6 4 (3.45%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.59%) Degree
8 2 (1.72%) APMP
9 1 (0.86%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.86%) CCNA
9 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.86%) CISSP
9 1 (0.86%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.93%) SLA
System Software
1 64 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.34%) Virtual Servers
2 12 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.48%) XenApp
4 10 (8.62%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.62%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (8.62%) XenDesktop
5 9 (7.76%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 6 (5.17%) NFS
7 4 (3.45%) BitLocker
7 4 (3.45%) Firmware
8 2 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (19.83%) SCCM
2 9 (7.76%) NetBackup
3 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Intune
4 6 (5.17%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (1.72%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.72%) SmoothWall
5 2 (1.72%) WSUS
6 1 (0.86%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 56 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.93%) Citrix
2 15 (12.93%) HP
3 13 (11.21%) VMware
4 12 (10.34%) Cisco
5 10 (8.62%) Ivanti
6 9 (7.76%) Apple
6 9 (7.76%) Shavlik
7 6 (5.17%) Dell
8 5 (4.31%) Dell KACE
9 4 (3.45%) Remedy
9 4 (3.45%) Veeam
10 3 (2.59%) SAP
10 3 (2.59%) ServiceNow
10 3 (2.59%) Sophos
11 2 (1.72%) Veritas
12 1 (0.86%) Adobe
12 1 (0.86%) CA
12 1 (0.86%) Oracle
12 1 (0.86%) Sage