Period
to 25 January 2020

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 25 January 2020 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
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 63 73
Rank change year-on-year +51 +10 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 54 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 10.11% 3.53% 1.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.27% 9.32% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 10
Essex median daily rate £230 £170 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -37.04% -
10th Percentile £104 £132 £114
90th Percentile £418 £348 £625
East of England median daily rate £190 £175 £385
% change year-on-year +8.57% -54.49% +13.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Essex median hourly rate - £16.50 -
East of England median hourly rate £15.86 £17.50 £16.81
% change year-on-year -9.36% +4.12% +1.85%

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 191 365 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 35.77% 37.86% 25.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 184 106
Essex median daily rate £400 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £150 £167 £139
90th Percentile £538 £600 £638
East of England median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year -1.32% +8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 33
Essex median hourly rate £17.88 £15.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.17% -58.33% +21.58%
10th Percentile £12.48 £12.55 £15.75
90th Percentile £22.60 £17.78 £63.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £21.28
% change year-on-year - -22.44% +28.94%

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 25 January 2020.

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 25 January 2020. 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
Basildon +7 14 £168 -27.17% 2
Chelmsford +1 8 £150 -40.00% 3
Colchester +2 3 - - 3
Southend-on-Sea +36 2 £300 +0.42% 1
Harlow +2 1 £500 - 1
Stanford-le-Hope - 1 £290 -
Billericay - 1 - - 3
Windows 10
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (46.30%) NHS
3 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
4 12 (22.22%) Migration
4 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 10 (18.52%) Office 365
5 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 7 (12.96%) Project Management
7 6 (11.11%) ITIL
7 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 6 (11.11%) Public Sector
8 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (9.26%) Citrix
8 5 (9.26%) Firewall
9 4 (7.41%) VMware
9 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
9 4 (7.41%) LAN
9 4 (7.41%) Project Planning
9 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
10 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (5.56%) SCCM
10 3 (5.56%) ISMS
10 3 (5.56%) Information Security
10 3 (5.56%) Local Government
10 3 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 3 (5.56%) Smartphone
10 3 (5.56%) MobileIron
10 3 (5.56%) Azure

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 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Carpe Diem
1 3 (5.56%) Elite 3E
1 3 (5.56%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) Office 365
2 3 (5.56%) Azure
3 1 (1.85%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) Firewall
2 4 (7.41%) LAN
2 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.70%) WAN
5 1 (1.85%) DHCP
5 1 (1.85%) Internet
5 1 (1.85%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.85%) SAN
5 1 (1.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (11.11%) Public Sector
2 3 (5.56%) Law
2 3 (5.56%) Legal
2 3 (5.56%) Local Government
3 2 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Windows Engineer
2 15 (27.78%) Field Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Team Leader
6 4 (7.41%) IT Support
6 4 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) IT Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) IT Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (46.30%) NHS
2 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.56%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.85%) iPad
4 1 (1.85%) PMI
4 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.85%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Migration
2 7 (12.96%) Project Management
3 6 (11.11%) ITIL
4 4 (7.41%) Project Planning
5 3 (5.56%) Information Security
5 3 (5.56%) Information Security Management
5 3 (5.56%) ISMS
5 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.56%) Security Management
5 3 (5.56%) Service Management
6 2 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (3.70%) ITSM
6 2 (3.70%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.85%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.85%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.85%) Identity Management
7 1 (1.85%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) MCP
1 2 (3.70%) MCSE
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.85%) CCA
2 1 (1.85%) CCNA
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.85%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.70%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) XenApp
3 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Citrix
3 4 (7.41%) VMware
4 3 (5.56%) Cisco
4 3 (5.56%) Dell
4 3 (5.56%) iManage
4 3 (5.56%) MobileIron
4 3 (5.56%) Sony
5 2 (3.70%) McAfee
5 2 (3.70%) Sophos
6 1 (1.85%) Apple
6 1 (1.85%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) Meraki
6 1 (1.85%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.85%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.85%) Wyse