Period
to 19 October 2019

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 19 October 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 36 59
Rank change year-on-year -18 +23 +18
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 45 74 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.33% 4.63% 2.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.33% 19.95% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 36 19
Hertfordshire median daily rate £167 £168 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.52% -56.44% -5.35%
10th Percentile £130 £106 £103
90th Percentile £538 £380 £505
East of England median daily rate £190 £168 £388
% change year-on-year +13.43% -56.77% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 10
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.86 £15.86 £16.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.62% +29.27%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.72 £12.74
90th Percentile £17.70 £17.50 £18.00
East of England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.88 £16.81
% change year-on-year -8.15% +0.42% +6.70%

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 314 371 326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 23.26% 23.23% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 200 147
Hertfordshire median daily rate £390 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.56% -10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £130 £125 £122
90th Percentile £575 £475 £575
East of England median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 53 46
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.86 £15.86 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.53% +1.72%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.05 £12.09
90th Percentile £46.50 £47.55 £36.75
East of England median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £22.14
% change year-on-year -3.88% -25.47% +34.17%

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 19 October 2019.

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
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 19 October 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
Hatfield -5 8 £425 +139.44% 2
Stevenage +3 7 £167 -4.78% 4
Welwyn Garden City +22 6 £150 -11.76% 1
Watford -29 5 £135 -10.00% 4
Rickmansworth +11 2 £200 +43.37%
Hemel Hempstead -5 2 £378 +151.67% 3
Hoddesdon - 2 £130 -
Bishop's Stortford +2 1 - - 2
Potters Bar - 1 £525 -
Hitchin - 1 - -
Windows 10
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 44 (97.78%) Windows
2 23 (51.11%) Windows 7
3 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
4 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
5 16 (35.56%) Office 365
6 15 (33.33%) Migration
7 9 (20.00%) ITIL
8 8 (17.78%) Windows XP
9 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (15.56%) SCCM
9 7 (15.56%) Time Management
9 7 (15.56%) Break/Fix
10 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
10 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
10 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
11 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
11 5 (11.11%) Finance
12 4 (8.89%) Public Sector
12 4 (8.89%) Project Delivery
12 4 (8.89%) ServiceNow
12 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (8.89%) SLA
13 3 (6.67%) NHS
13 3 (6.67%) Project Management
13 3 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (6.67%) Degree
13 3 (6.67%) Azure
13 3 (6.67%) E-Discovery
13 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills

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 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (35.56%) Office 365
2 3 (6.67%) Azure
2 3 (6.67%) OneDrive
2 3 (6.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Skype
2 2 (4.44%) DNS
2 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.22%) DHCP
3 1 (2.22%) Intranet
3 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) MS Access
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Public Sector
3 3 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.44%) Electronics
4 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.44%) Marketing
4 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Project Manager
2 7 (15.56%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Deskside Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Office 365 Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Office 365 Project Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Deployment Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (6.67%) Build Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Implementation Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Implementation Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Project Implementation Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Project Office Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.67%) NHS
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) PMI
3 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 44 (97.78%) Windows
2 23 (51.11%) Windows 7
3 8 (17.78%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Migration
2 9 (20.00%) ITIL
3 7 (15.56%) Break/Fix
3 7 (15.56%) Time Management
4 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.89%) Project Delivery
6 3 (6.67%) E-Discovery
6 3 (6.67%) Project Management
6 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (4.44%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.22%) Analytics
8 1 (2.22%) Server Management
8 1 (2.22%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (4.44%) CCNA
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.44%) MCSE
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) QA
3 1 (2.22%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.44%) BMC
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco
3 2 (4.44%) Remedy
3 2 (4.44%) SAP
3 2 (4.44%) VMware
4 1 (2.22%) Adobe
4 1 (2.22%) Google