Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 24 September 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
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 85 75
Rank change year-on-year -1 -10 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 20 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.06% 2.02% 0.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.68% 7.33% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 5
Essex median daily rate £170 £444 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -61.69% +121.88% -
10th Percentile £135 £129 £102
90th Percentile £423 £589 £278
East of England median daily rate £170 £413 £244
% change year-on-year -58.79% +69.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 - -
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.81 £15.00
% change year-on-year -1.81% +12.03% -70.00%

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 Essex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 352 232 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 36.33% 27.52% 30.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 132 122
Essex median daily rate £450 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +38.46% -13.33%
10th Percentile £165 £214 £164
90th Percentile £600 £597 £487
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 95
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £33.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.37% +101.50% -43.10%
10th Percentile £14.05 £12.66 £14.00
90th Percentile £71.88 £63.75 £34.90
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -10.81% +12.12% -5.71%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Essex

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 10 in Essex

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Essex over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in Essex

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in Essex

Windows 10
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
Colchester +3 7 £155 -52.31%
Chelmsford +1 1 £400 -20.00%
Brentwood - 1 £120 -
Saffron Walden - 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £425 - 2
Windows 10
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Essex region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (15.00%) CRM
6 3 (15.00%) Citrix
6 3 (15.00%) SCCM
6 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (15.00%) Office 365
7 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (10.00%) Law
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Apple
7 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.00%) VoIP
7 2 (10.00%) DHCP
7 2 (10.00%) DNS
8 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
8 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
8 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DHCP
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (10.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Rollout Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) Life Science
2 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) CRM
2 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Document Management
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
3 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.00%) MCSA
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) Apple
4 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.00%) Sophos
4 1 (5.00%) VMware