Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 92 144
Rank change year-on-year +19 +52 +71
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 153 116 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.05% 2.46% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.52% 10.64% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 57 31
East of England median daily rate £170 £300 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.33% -11.76% -
10th Percentile £116 £112 £123
90th Percentile £433 £575 £450
England median daily rate £265 £300 £325
% change year-on-year -11.67% -7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 17 3
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.81 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.79% +12.03% -70.00%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.96 £11.40
90th Percentile £19.80 £17.89 £21.20
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £14.45
% change year-on-year -3.03% +14.19% -71.10%

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 1,222 1,090 1,217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 24.37% 23.09% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 556 670
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £138 £137 £152
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £438 £425 £402
% change year-on-year +2.94% +5.72% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 149 171
East of England median hourly rate £16.17 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.63% +6.06% -5.71%
10th Percentile £11.18 £13.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £45.70 £47.60 £42.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.39 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.63% +5.39% -

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +20 62 £170 -32.00% 15
Cambridgeshire +3 36 £118 -75.52% 3
Essex -4 18 £170 -43.33% 6
Bedfordshire +7 15 £388 +24.00% 4
Norfolk - 13 £165 - 2
Suffolk -12 8 £140 -20.00%
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 148 (96.73%) Windows
2 69 (45.10%) Active Directory
3 65 (42.48%) Windows 7
4 52 (33.99%) Office 365
5 50 (32.68%) Microsoft
6 34 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
6 34 (22.22%) Migration
6 34 (22.22%) SCCM
7 17 (11.11%) Skype
8 15 (9.80%) OneDrive
8 15 (9.80%) Citrix
8 15 (9.80%) Windows XP
9 14 (9.15%) Time Management
10 13 (8.50%) Apple iOS
10 13 (8.50%) PRINCE2
11 12 (7.84%) Apple
12 11 (7.19%) Skype for Business
12 11 (7.19%) Windows Server
13 10 (6.54%) ServiceNow
13 10 (6.54%) Windows 8
13 10 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (6.54%) ITIL
13 10 (6.54%) Break/Fix
14 9 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (5.88%) Firewall
14 9 (5.88%) VMware
14 9 (5.88%) Security Cleared
14 9 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (5.23%) Android
15 8 (5.23%) Microsoft Excel

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 11 (7.19%) Skype for Business
2 6 (3.92%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.96%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 34 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.61%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 52 (33.99%) Office 365
2 15 (9.80%) OneDrive
3 10 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.31%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.31%) SaaS
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.65%) G Suite
5 1 (0.65%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.11%) Skype
2 9 (5.88%) Firewall
3 7 (4.58%) VPN
4 5 (3.27%) DHCP
5 4 (2.61%) DNS
5 4 (2.61%) Internet
5 4 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.96%) IP Telephony
6 3 (1.96%) LAN
6 3 (1.96%) MPLS
6 3 (1.96%) WAN
6 3 (1.96%) Wireless
7 2 (1.31%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.31%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (1.31%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.31%) VoIP
8 1 (0.65%) Broadband
8 1 (0.65%) SAN
8 1 (0.65%) Telnet
8 1 (0.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.96%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (1.31%) MSI
General
1 6 (3.92%) Finance
2 5 (3.27%) Law
2 5 (3.27%) Retail
3 2 (1.31%) Publishing
3 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.65%) French Language
4 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (30.07%) Desktop Support
2 32 (20.92%) Desktop Engineer
3 28 (18.30%) Support Engineer
4 24 (15.69%) Analyst
5 18 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 18 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
6 15 (9.80%) Rollout Engineer
7 13 (8.50%) Project Manager
8 11 (7.19%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (7.19%) Senior Desktop Engineer
9 10 (6.54%) Build Engineer
9 10 (6.54%) IT Support
9 10 (6.54%) Service Analyst
9 10 (6.54%) Service Desk Analyst
10 9 (5.88%) IT Analyst
10 9 (5.88%) IT Engineer
11 8 (5.23%) Deployment Engineer
11 8 (5.23%) Support Analyst
12 7 (4.58%) 1st Line Support
12 7 (4.58%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.61%) Web Services
2 1 (0.65%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.92%) Driving Licence
1 6 (3.92%) Fat Client
1 6 (3.92%) Thin Client
2 4 (2.61%) BYOD
2 4 (2.61%) iPhone
2 4 (2.61%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (1.96%) Client/Server
3 3 (1.96%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.31%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.65%) CCTV
5 1 (0.65%) Life Science
5 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.65%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 148 (96.73%) Windows
2 65 (42.48%) Windows 7
3 15 (9.80%) Windows XP
4 13 (8.50%) Apple iOS
5 11 (7.19%) Windows Server
6 10 (6.54%) Windows 8
7 9 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (5.23%) Android
9 7 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (3.92%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.31%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.65%) Linux
12 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (22.22%) Migration
2 14 (9.15%) Time Management
3 13 (8.50%) PRINCE2
4 10 (6.54%) Break/Fix
4 10 (6.54%) ITIL
5 9 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (3.92%) Asset Management
6 6 (3.92%) Software Deployment
6 6 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (3.27%) Email Migration
7 5 (3.27%) Incident Management
7 5 (3.27%) Information Security
7 5 (3.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (2.61%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (2.61%) Application Packaging
8 4 (2.61%) Change Management
8 4 (2.61%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (2.61%) Risk Management
8 4 (2.61%) Scrum
8 4 (2.61%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.92%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.31%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (4.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.61%) ISEB
5 2 (1.31%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.65%) MCP
6 1 (0.65%) MCSA
6 1 (0.65%) MCSE
6 1 (0.65%) PMP
6 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.23%) SLA
2 2 (1.31%) GxP
System Software
1 69 (45.10%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.27%) XenApp
3 4 (2.61%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.31%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.65%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.65%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 34 (22.22%) SCCM
2 6 (3.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.31%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.31%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.31%) SCOM
4 1 (0.65%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 50 (32.68%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.80%) Citrix
3 12 (7.84%) Apple
4 10 (6.54%) ServiceNow
5 9 (5.88%) VMware
6 7 (4.58%) HP
7 4 (2.61%) Sony
8 3 (1.96%) Aruba
8 3 (1.96%) Cisco
8 3 (1.96%) IBM
9 2 (1.31%) Computacenter
9 2 (1.31%) Dell
9 2 (1.31%) Google
9 2 (1.31%) Samsung
9 2 (1.31%) Sophos
9 2 (1.31%) SOTI
9 2 (1.31%) Symantec
10 1 (0.65%) ESET
10 1 (0.65%) Mitel
10 1 (0.65%) SAP