Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 89 80
Rank change year-on-year +6 -9 +16
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 32 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.95% 1.01% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.79% 3.92% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 2
Essex median daily rate £171 £140 £104
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.32% +34.94% -
10th Percentile £139 £126 £101
90th Percentile £426 £451 £107
East of England median daily rate £170 £325 £388
% change year-on-year -47.69% -16.13% -18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 - -
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.81 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.16% +1.85% -45.45%

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 411 204 283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 37.85% 25.73% 32.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 118 150
Essex median daily rate £475 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +30.77% -18.75%
10th Percentile £165 £154 £199
90th Percentile £600 £600 £480
East of England median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 38 79
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £33.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.37% +101.50% -13.16%
10th Percentile £12.55 £13.00 £15.75
90th Percentile £23.65 £63.75 £37.37
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £17.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year -7.04% +7.58% -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 20 November 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 20 November 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 - 11 £175 -
Chelmsford +2 3 £325 -
Southend-on-Sea -4 2 £299 -42.93%
Saffron Walden - 2 - - 1
Brentwood +11 1 £120 -14.29% 1
Benfleet - 1 £150 -
Harlow - 1 - - 1
Windows 10
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
3 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
5 7 (21.88%) Office 365
6 5 (15.63%) SCCM
6 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 4 (12.50%) Apple
8 3 (9.38%) Citrix
8 3 (9.38%) ITIL
8 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
8 3 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (6.25%) ServiceNow
9 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
9 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (6.25%) Finance
9 2 (6.25%) Law
9 2 (6.25%) Migration
9 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Smartphone
9 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
9 2 (6.25%) Life Science
9 2 (6.25%) IBM Notes
9 2 (6.25%) CRM
9 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
9 2 (6.25%) VoIP

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 2 (6.25%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) DHCP
1 2 (6.25%) DNS
1 2 (6.25%) VoIP
1 2 (6.25%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MSI
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Law
2 1 (3.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (21.88%) Support Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Rollout Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Build Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Service Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support
7 2 (6.25%) IT Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) IT Support
7 2 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Help Desk Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Project Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.25%) Life Science
1 2 (6.25%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (9.38%) ITIL
2 3 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (6.25%) CRM
3 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.25%) Migration
3 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.13%) Balanced Scorecard
4 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.13%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.13%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.13%) Security Patching
4 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) MCSA
2 1 (3.13%) MCSE
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) BitLocker
2 1 (3.13%) Firmware
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Apple
3 3 (9.38%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) Lotus
4 2 (6.25%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.13%) IFS
5 1 (3.13%) Ivanti
5 1 (3.13%) Sophos