Period
to 20 April 2019

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 20 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 of England
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 80 132
Rank change year-on-year +41 +52 +33
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 206 124 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 5.03% 2.79% 1.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.96% 12.41% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 86 35
East of England median daily rate £200 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.46% +8.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £113 £116 £175
90th Percentile £488 £544 £543
England median daily rate £265 £275 £325
% change year-on-year -3.64% -15.38% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 18 9
East of England median hourly rate £14.25 £15.86 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.15% -3.88% +17.86%
10th Percentile £11.92 £11.17 £10.85
90th Percentile £26.00 £17.65 £18.80
England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +6.45% -3.13% +8.47%

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 983 999 1,063
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 23.99% 22.49% 24.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 537 575
East of England median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £135 £130 £155
90th Percentile £543 £550 £541
England median daily rate £438 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -0.57% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 136 147
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.92% -27.38% +20.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.17 £11.21
90th Percentile £49.50 £46.88 £43.00
England median hourly rate £17.43 £17.14 £16.53
% change year-on-year +1.72% +3.66% -2.76%

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 20 April 2019.

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 20 April 2019.

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 20 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
Hertfordshire +9 65 £200 -50.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +41 57 £185 +38.32% 7
Essex +19 39 £313 -3.85%
Bedfordshire +28 23 £160 +11.30% 1
Norfolk +2 15 £213 +5.59% 2
Suffolk +17 4 £275 - 1
East Anglia - 4 £162 -
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 of England region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 205 (99.51%) Windows
2 93 (45.15%) Active Directory
3 92 (44.66%) Windows 7
4 89 (43.20%) Office 365
5 79 (38.35%) Microsoft
6 62 (30.10%) SCCM
7 57 (27.67%) Migration
8 32 (15.53%) Microsoft Office
8 32 (15.53%) Windows Server
9 23 (11.17%) Problem-Solving
10 22 (10.68%) Microsoft Azure
11 21 (10.19%) Apple
12 19 (9.22%) VPN
13 18 (8.74%) Windows XP
13 18 (8.74%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (8.25%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (8.25%) DHCP
14 17 (8.25%) Citrix
14 17 (8.25%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (7.77%) TCP/IP
15 16 (7.77%) DNS
16 15 (7.28%) Finance
16 15 (7.28%) Time Management
17 14 (6.80%) Wireless
17 14 (6.80%) SharePoint
17 14 (6.80%) ITIL
18 13 (6.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 12 (5.83%) Windows 8
19 12 (5.83%) Application Packaging
19 12 (5.83%) 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 14 (6.80%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.37%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.37%) Skype for Business
3 7 (3.40%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.49%) GroupWise
Applications
1 32 (15.53%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.43%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.49%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.97%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 89 (43.20%) Office 365
2 22 (10.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.94%) iTunes
4 3 (1.46%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.49%) G Suite
5 1 (0.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.22%) VPN
2 17 (8.25%) DHCP
3 16 (7.77%) DNS
3 16 (7.77%) TCP/IP
4 14 (6.80%) Wireless
5 10 (4.85%) Internet
5 10 (4.85%) Remote Desktop
5 10 (4.85%) Skype
6 9 (4.37%) Firewall
7 4 (1.94%) IP Telephony
7 4 (1.94%) MPLS
8 2 (0.97%) SSL
9 1 (0.49%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.49%) SAN
9 1 (0.49%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.49%) VoIP
9 1 (0.49%) VSAN
9 1 (0.49%) WAN
9 1 (0.49%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.88%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (0.97%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.97%) MSI
General
1 15 (7.28%) Finance
2 7 (3.40%) Law
3 2 (0.97%) Banking
3 2 (0.97%) Legal
4 1 (0.49%) Games
4 1 (0.49%) Local Government
4 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (20.39%) Support Engineer
2 37 (17.96%) Analyst
2 37 (17.96%) Desktop Support
3 35 (16.99%) Windows Engineer
4 22 (10.68%) Desktop Engineer
5 18 (8.74%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 17 (8.25%) Support Analyst
7 16 (7.77%) 2nd Line Support
7 16 (7.77%) Migration Engineer
8 15 (7.28%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 14 (6.80%) IT Support
10 13 (6.31%) Deployment Engineer
10 13 (6.31%) Field Engineer
11 12 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 12 (5.83%) Deskside Engineer
11 12 (5.83%) Field Support Engineer
11 12 (5.83%) IT Engineer
12 11 (5.34%) Deskside Support
12 11 (5.34%) Project Manager
13 10 (4.85%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.91%) LDAP
2 4 (1.94%) Java RMI
3 2 (0.97%) Web Services
4 1 (0.49%) CSS
4 1 (0.49%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.49%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (4.37%) NHS
1 9 (4.37%) Smartphone
2 8 (3.88%) e-Health
2 8 (3.88%) iPhone
2 8 (3.88%) LIMS
2 8 (3.88%) PACS
3 6 (2.91%) Fat Client
3 6 (2.91%) Thin Client
4 5 (2.43%) BYOD
4 5 (2.43%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.43%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.46%) CMDB
6 2 (0.97%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.97%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.49%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.49%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.49%) iPad
7 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.49%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 205 (99.51%) Windows
2 92 (44.66%) Windows 7
3 32 (15.53%) Windows Server
4 18 (8.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (8.74%) Windows XP
5 17 (8.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (5.83%) Android
6 12 (5.83%) Windows 8
7 11 (5.34%) Linux
7 11 (5.34%) Mac OS
8 9 (4.37%) Apple iOS
9 6 (2.91%) Ubuntu
9 6 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.46%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (27.67%) Migration
2 23 (11.17%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (7.28%) Time Management
4 14 (6.80%) ITIL
5 13 (6.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 12 (5.83%) Application Packaging
6 12 (5.83%) Data Migration
7 11 (5.34%) Network Management
7 11 (5.34%) Service Delivery
8 10 (4.85%) Analytics
9 9 (4.37%) Break/Fix
9 9 (4.37%) ITSM
10 8 (3.88%) Asset Management
10 8 (3.88%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (3.88%) Health Informatics
10 8 (3.88%) Informatics
10 8 (3.88%) Project Management
11 6 (2.91%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (2.91%) Incident Management
11 6 (2.91%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.37%) PowerShell
2 2 (0.97%) SQL
2 2 (0.97%) VBA
3 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (8.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (5.34%) MCP
3 10 (4.85%) Security Cleared
4 9 (4.37%) DBS Check
5 8 (3.88%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.40%) MCSA
7 3 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.97%) Degree
9 1 (0.49%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.49%) MCSE
9 1 (0.49%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.88%) HL7
1 8 (3.88%) SLA
2 2 (0.97%) GDPR
3 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 93 (45.15%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.40%) Hyper-V
2 7 (3.40%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (2.91%) Firmware
3 6 (2.91%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.94%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.46%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.97%) XenApp
7 1 (0.49%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.49%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.49%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 62 (30.10%) SCCM
2 10 (4.85%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (2.91%) WSUS
4 2 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.49%) MOM
5 1 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.49%) SCOM
5 1 (0.49%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 79 (38.35%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.19%) Apple
3 17 (8.25%) Citrix
4 12 (5.83%) VMware
5 7 (3.40%) Lotus
6 6 (2.91%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.94%) HP
7 4 (1.94%) Remedy
8 3 (1.46%) Cisco
8 3 (1.46%) Symantec
9 2 (0.97%) Dell
9 2 (0.97%) Ivanti
10 1 (0.49%) Adobe
10 1 (0.49%) Bomgar
10 1 (0.49%) F5
10 1 (0.49%) Google
10 1 (0.49%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.49%) Peregrine
10 1 (0.49%) Sophos
10 1 (0.49%) Twitter