Period
to 25 May 2018

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 May 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 of England
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 103 155
Rank change year-on-year +32 +52 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 129 87 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.91% 2.02% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.30% 8.37% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 39 20
East of England median daily rate £300 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.09% -
10th Percentile £116 £171 £121
90th Percentile £539 £575 £450
England median daily rate £278 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -17.78% +3.85% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 11 2
East of England median hourly rate £15.86 £17.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £15.25
90th Percentile £18.10 £17.50 £17.25
England median hourly rate £15.86 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -0.88% +10.34% -

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 970 1,039 1,121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 21.86% 24.15% 22.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 542 588
East of England median daily rate £375 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.79% +1.45%
10th Percentile £135 £150 £152
90th Percentile £550 £562 £538
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 132 198
East of England median hourly rate £15.25 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.57% +5.71% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.18 £12.50
90th Percentile £46.00 £43.75 £48.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £16.91
% change year-on-year +4.48% -0.92% +3.02%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows 10 in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 10 in the East of England

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in the East of England

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 10 in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in the East of England

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 May 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
Hertfordshire +37 58 £400 +3.23% 6
Cambridgeshire -12 22 £196 -59.64% 10
Norfolk +21 19 £165 -23.26% 4
Essex +4 19 £325 +8.33% 5
Bedfordshire +2 9 £150 -53.85% 3
Suffolk -6 1 - - 1
Windows 10
England

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

1 126 (97.67%) Windows
2 47 (36.43%) Windows 7
3 46 (35.66%) Active Directory
4 41 (31.78%) Microsoft
5 37 (28.68%) Office 365
6 35 (27.13%) SCCM
7 22 (17.05%) Microsoft Office
8 20 (15.50%) Security Cleared
9 19 (14.73%) Migration
10 18 (13.95%) SC Cleared
11 16 (12.40%) PRINCE2
12 15 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (10.85%) Waterfall
14 13 (10.08%) Skype
14 13 (10.08%) ISEB
14 13 (10.08%) Microsoft App-V
15 12 (9.30%) Change Management
15 12 (9.30%) Time Management
15 12 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 12 (9.30%) Windows Server
16 11 (8.53%) Presales
16 11 (8.53%) PowerShell
16 11 (8.53%) OneDrive
16 11 (8.53%) Risk Management
16 11 (8.53%) Windows XP
17 10 (7.75%) MS Exchange
17 10 (7.75%) Citrix
17 10 (7.75%) Scrum
17 10 (7.75%) Skype for Business
17 10 (7.75%) Infrastructure Transition

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 10 (7.75%) MS Exchange
1 10 (7.75%) Skype for Business
2 4 (3.10%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.55%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 22 (17.05%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) assyst
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.78%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.78%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 37 (28.68%) Office 365
2 11 (8.53%) OneDrive
3 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.55%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.08%) Skype
2 6 (4.65%) DHCP
2 6 (4.65%) Internet
3 5 (3.88%) Firewall
4 4 (3.10%) DNS
4 4 (3.10%) VPN
5 3 (2.33%) Broadband
5 3 (2.33%) LAN
5 3 (2.33%) MPLS
5 3 (2.33%) VoIP
5 3 (2.33%) WAN
6 2 (1.55%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.55%) Wireless
7 1 (0.78%) 4G
7 1 (0.78%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.78%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.78%) NAS
7 1 (0.78%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.78%) Big Data
2 1 (0.78%) EDRMS
2 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (6.20%) MSI
2 3 (2.33%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.33%) JMeter
2 3 (2.33%) Selenium
2 3 (2.33%) SoapUI
2 3 (2.33%) Zephyr
3 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.78%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.78%) WinDbg
General
1 3 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (2.33%) Retail
2 2 (1.55%) Finance
3 1 (0.78%) Back Office
3 1 (0.78%) Electronics
3 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (24.03%) Desktop Support
2 21 (16.28%) Desktop Engineer
3 19 (14.73%) Support Engineer
4 18 (13.95%) Windows Engineer
5 17 (13.18%) Project Manager
6 11 (8.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 10 (7.75%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (7.75%) IT Engineer
8 9 (6.98%) Build Engineer
8 9 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (6.20%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 8 (6.20%) IT Support
9 8 (6.20%) SCCM Engineer
10 7 (5.43%) Analyst
10 7 (5.43%) Rollout Engineer
10 7 (5.43%) Senior Desktop Engineer
11 6 (4.65%) 1st Line Support
11 6 (4.65%) Consultant
11 6 (4.65%) IT Support Engineer
11 6 (4.65%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.78%) .NET
1 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.78%) LDAP
1 1 (0.78%) MFC
1 1 (0.78%) Middleware
1 1 (0.78%) REST
1 1 (0.78%) Web Services
1 1 (0.78%) WinForms
1 1 (0.78%) WPF
1 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.88%) BYOD
2 4 (3.10%) iPhone
2 4 (3.10%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (3.10%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (2.33%) CESG
3 3 (2.33%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.33%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.33%) User Experience
4 2 (1.55%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.78%) CAN bus
5 1 (0.78%) CCTV
5 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.78%) NHS
5 1 (0.78%) PKI
5 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 126 (97.67%) Windows
2 47 (36.43%) Windows 7
3 12 (9.30%) Windows Server
4 11 (8.53%) Windows XP
5 7 (5.43%) Android
6 6 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.10%) Apple iOS
7 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.33%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.78%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.73%) Migration
2 16 (12.40%) PRINCE2
3 15 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (10.85%) Waterfall
5 12 (9.30%) Change Management
5 12 (9.30%) Time Management
6 11 (8.53%) Presales
6 11 (8.53%) Risk Management
7 10 (7.75%) Infrastructure Transition
7 10 (7.75%) Scrum
8 8 (6.20%) Break/Fix
9 6 (4.65%) Application Packaging
9 6 (4.65%) ITIL
9 6 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (3.88%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (3.88%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (3.10%) Disk Encryption
11 4 (3.10%) Service Delivery
11 4 (3.10%) TDD
11 4 (3.10%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.53%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.10%) VBScript
3 3 (2.33%) C
4 2 (1.55%) C#
5 1 (0.78%) C++
5 1 (0.78%) Python
5 1 (0.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (15.50%) Security Cleared
2 18 (13.95%) SC Cleared
3 13 (10.08%) ISEB
4 12 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.78%) CCNA
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.78%) CISSP
6 1 (0.78%) MCP
6 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) SLA
2 2 (1.55%) GxP
3 1 (0.78%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 46 (35.66%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.08%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (6.20%) XenApp
4 5 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.88%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.10%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.55%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.78%) NFS
7 1 (0.78%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 35 (27.13%) SCCM
2 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (3.10%) HP ALM
4 3 (2.33%) Ansible
4 3 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.33%) Puppet
4 3 (2.33%) SCOM
4 3 (2.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (2.33%) WSUS
5 2 (1.55%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.78%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.78%) CASB
6 1 (0.78%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 41 (31.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.75%) Citrix
3 9 (6.98%) VMware
4 8 (6.20%) HP
5 4 (3.10%) Apple
5 4 (3.10%) Cisco
5 4 (3.10%) Ivanti
5 4 (3.10%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.33%) Altiris
6 3 (2.33%) Avaya
6 3 (2.33%) Computacenter
6 3 (2.33%) Symantec
7 2 (1.55%) Aruba
7 2 (1.55%) IBM
8 1 (0.78%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.78%) Kaspersky
8 1 (0.78%) Mitel
8 1 (0.78%) NetApp
8 1 (0.78%) Polycom
8 1 (0.78%) Veeam