Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 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
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 65 81
Rank change year-on-year +1 +16 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 34 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.03% 3.03% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.30% 12.18% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 2
Essex median daily rate £175 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.15% +8.33% -14.29%
East of England median daily rate £190 £385 £300
% change year-on-year -50.59% +28.17% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Essex median hourly rate £15.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £16.63 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.91% -3.03% +17.86%

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 301 156 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 35.71% 24.84% 33.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 103 153
Essex median daily rate £434 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.06% +26.87% -12.13%
10th Percentile £161 £163 £221
90th Percentile £591 £638 £524
East of England median daily rate £375 £350 £339
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.32% -3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 62
Essex median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.50% +23.08% +96.97%
10th Percentile £12.55 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £31.38 £63.75 £41.88
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.63 £16.75
% change year-on-year -3.79% -0.72% -5.63%

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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 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
Colchester +1 9 £293 -10.00% 2
Chelmsford -2 2 £250 -
Southend-on-Sea -17 2 £299 -50.21% 2
Harlow - 2 £450 -
Saffron Walden - 1 - -
Basildon - 1 £230 -
Benfleet - 1 £150 -
Windows 10
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 Essex region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 13 (38.24%) Windows 7
4 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 9 (26.47%) Office 365
6 5 (14.71%) Migration
7 4 (11.76%) Incident Management
7 4 (11.76%) Finance
7 4 (11.76%) SCCM
7 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (8.82%) Apple
8 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
8 3 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
9 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
9 2 (5.88%) Lotus
9 2 (5.88%) Project Management
9 2 (5.88%) Citrix
9 2 (5.88%) ITIL
9 2 (5.88%) VPN
9 2 (5.88%) IBM Notes
9 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
9 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
9 2 (5.88%) Smartphone
9 2 (5.88%) Law
10 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.94%) Banking
10 1 (2.94%) PKI
10 1 (2.94%) Device Driver

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 (5.88%) IBM Notes
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) iTunes
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (2.94%) DHCP
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MSI
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Support Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (20.59%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 5 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Service Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) IT Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Test Manager
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Build Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) IT Support
8 2 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Build Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.94%) CMDB
2 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.94%) Life Science
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
2 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Migration
2 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
2 4 (11.76%) Incident Management
3 3 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.94%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.94%) Balanced Scorecard
5 1 (2.94%) Change Management
5 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.94%) Personalization
5 1 (2.94%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.94%) Scorecard
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) Time Management
5 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.94%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Firmware
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Apple
3 2 (5.88%) Citrix
3 2 (5.88%) Lotus
4 1 (2.94%) IFS
4 1 (2.94%) Ivanti
4 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow