Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 22 July 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 62 69
Rank change year-on-year +19 +7 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 59 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.77% 2.26% 1.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.91% 10.00% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 8
Hertfordshire median daily rate £230 £256 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.24% -37.88% -
10th Percentile £128 £103 £286
90th Percentile £400 £650 £513
East of England median daily rate £200 £300 £350
% change year-on-year -33.33% -14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 5 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.86 £16.81 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.62% +12.03% -
East of England median hourly rate £15.86 £16.81 £17.50
% change year-on-year -5.62% -3.97% -65.00%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 349 290 268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 22.29% 22.60% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 146 146
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £130 £124 £170
90th Percentile £501 £575 £518
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 40 20
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.85 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.48% -9.38% +7.74%
10th Percentile £10.34 £11.13 £12.98
90th Percentile £30.63 £32.25 £38.83
East of England median hourly rate £15.86 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -9.37% +6.06% -5.71%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Hertfordshire

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 10 in Hertfordshire

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in Hertfordshire

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in Hertfordshire

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 10 in Hertfordshire

Windows 10
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
Hatfield - 19 £400 - 3
Watford +3 14 £128 -23.88% 1
Welwyn Garden City -8 5 £225 -65.38%
Stevenage - 5 £175 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -10 4 £150 -68.42% 1
Letchworth +1 1 - -
Welwyn 0 1 - - 1
St Albans - 1 - -
Windows 10
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (47.46%) Windows 7
3 22 (37.29%) Active Directory
4 21 (35.59%) SCCM
5 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
6 16 (27.12%) Office 365
7 15 (25.42%) Security Cleared
8 13 (22.03%) SC Cleared
9 10 (16.95%) Migration
9 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
11 7 (11.86%) Scrum
11 7 (11.86%) Change Management
11 7 (11.86%) Risk Management
11 7 (11.86%) Windows XP
11 7 (11.86%) ISEB
11 7 (11.86%) Waterfall
11 7 (11.86%) Presales
11 7 (11.86%) Time Management
11 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Transition
12 6 (10.17%) Break/Fix
12 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
13 5 (8.47%) Retail
13 5 (8.47%) ITIL
14 3 (5.08%) Windows 8
14 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (5.08%) Video Conferencing
14 3 (5.08%) Application Packaging

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (5.08%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 16 (27.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) DHCP
1 3 (5.08%) Internet
2 2 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.69%) DNS
3 1 (1.69%) Firewall
3 1 (1.69%) LAN
3 1 (1.69%) Skype
3 1 (1.69%) VoIP
3 1 (1.69%) VPN
3 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MSI
2 1 (1.69%) InstallShield
General
1 5 (8.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Desktop Support
2 14 (23.73%) Desktop Engineer
3 13 (22.03%) Support Engineer
4 9 (15.25%) Windows Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) IT Support
5 8 (13.56%) Project Manager
6 7 (11.86%) Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Build Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) IT Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) Rollout Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) IT Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Senior Desktop Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Service Analyst
9 4 (6.78%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (6.78%) Windows Rollout Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Applications Packager
10 3 (5.08%) IT Support Analyst
10 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.69%) PKI
2 1 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (47.46%) Windows 7
3 7 (11.86%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.08%) Windows 8
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.69%) Android
6 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.95%) Migration
2 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
3 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (11.86%) Change Management
3 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Transition
3 7 (11.86%) Presales
3 7 (11.86%) Risk Management
3 7 (11.86%) Scrum
3 7 (11.86%) Time Management
3 7 (11.86%) Waterfall
4 6 (10.17%) Break/Fix
5 5 (8.47%) ITIL
6 3 (5.08%) Application Packaging
7 2 (3.39%) Project Management
7 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.39%) Service Management
8 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.69%) Software Distribution
8 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) Security Cleared
2 13 (22.03%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.86%) ISEB
3 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (37.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.39%) XenApp
4 1 (1.69%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.69%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (35.59%) SCCM
2 1 (1.69%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Cisco
2 3 (5.08%) IBM
3 2 (3.39%) Citrix
3 2 (3.39%) Computacenter
3 2 (3.39%) HP
3 2 (3.39%) VMware
4 1 (1.69%) Apple
4 1 (1.69%) Mitel
4 1 (1.69%) SAP
4 1 (1.69%) Sophos
4 1 (1.69%) Veeam