Period
to 19 November 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 19 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 61 66
Rank change year-on-year +27 +5 +40
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 74 44 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.56% 2.84% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.95% 13.13% 9.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 22 16
Hertfordshire median daily rate £170 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.79% -3.88% -15.79%
10th Percentile £110 £103 £197
90th Percentile £398 £450 £488
East of England median daily rate £170 £325 £388
% change year-on-year -47.69% -16.13% -18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.86 £16.81 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.62% +52.77% -
10th Percentile £13.40 £12.74 £10.50
90th Percentile £17.10 £18.00 £11.50
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 371 335 298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 22.87% 21.59% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 160 156
Hertfordshire median daily rate £325 £366 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.26% +0.69% +8.58%
10th Percentile £130 £120 £169
90th Percentile £475 £553 £510
East of England median daily rate £400 £361 £350
% change year-on-year +10.80% +3.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 52 18
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +5.45% -8.33%
10th Percentile £12.23 £11.03 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.85 £45.53 £20.00
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 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 November 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
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 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
Watford +13 27 £338 -4.86% 1
Hatfield +8 13 £153 -66.11% 4
Stevenage +3 11 £175 -
Welwyn Garden City -5 9 £170 -
Hemel Hempstead -4 3 £150 -68.42% 3
Tring - 2 £150 - 3
Rickmansworth - 1 £140 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £170 -
Windows 10
East of England

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

1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (48.65%) Active Directory
3 35 (47.30%) Windows 7
4 33 (44.59%) Microsoft
5 27 (36.49%) Office 365
6 25 (33.78%) Migration
7 22 (29.73%) SCCM
8 17 (22.97%) SharePoint
9 16 (21.62%) Windows Server
10 15 (20.27%) ITIL
11 12 (16.22%) Firewall
11 12 (16.22%) PowerShell
12 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (13.51%) Web Services
13 10 (13.51%) DNS
13 10 (13.51%) DHCP
13 10 (13.51%) Spreadsheet
14 9 (12.16%) Client/Server
14 9 (12.16%) Test Strategy
15 8 (10.81%) Citrix
15 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (10.81%) VMware
16 7 (9.46%) Information Security
16 7 (9.46%) PACS
16 7 (9.46%) e-Health
16 7 (9.46%) Data Migration
16 7 (9.46%) ISMS
16 7 (9.46%) HL7
16 7 (9.46%) Informatics

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 17 (22.97%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.46%) Skype for Business
3 4 (5.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (36.49%) Office 365
2 4 (5.41%) OneDrive
3 2 (2.70%) G Suite
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) Firewall
2 10 (13.51%) DHCP
2 10 (13.51%) DNS
3 7 (9.46%) Skype
4 6 (8.11%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.05%) VPN
5 3 (4.05%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.35%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.35%) Internet
6 1 (1.35%) SAN
6 1 (1.35%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.35%) VoIP
6 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) Electronic Patient Records
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MSI
General
1 7 (9.46%) Law
2 3 (4.05%) Publishing
2 3 (4.05%) Retail
3 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (25.68%) Analyst
2 14 (18.92%) Support Engineer
3 12 (16.22%) Desktop Support
4 9 (12.16%) IT Support
4 9 (12.16%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (9.46%) Technical Test Analyst
5 7 (9.46%) Test Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) IT Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) IT Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Service Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Client/Server
2 7 (9.46%) e-Health
2 7 (9.46%) LIMS
2 7 (9.46%) NHS
2 7 (9.46%) PACS
3 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.70%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.35%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (47.30%) Windows 7
3 16 (21.62%) Windows Server
4 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.76%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.41%) Android
7 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
7 3 (4.05%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) Migration
2 15 (20.27%) ITIL
3 9 (12.16%) Test Strategy
4 7 (9.46%) Analytics
4 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (9.46%) Data Migration
4 7 (9.46%) Health Informatics
4 7 (9.46%) Informatics
4 7 (9.46%) Information Security
4 7 (9.46%) Information Security Management
4 7 (9.46%) ISMS
4 7 (9.46%) Security Management
5 6 (8.11%) Application Packaging
5 6 (8.11%) Server Patching
6 5 (6.76%) Project Management
7 4 (5.41%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (4.05%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (4.05%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 3 (4.05%) Disk Encryption
8 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.22%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.41%) Degree
3 3 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.05%) MCP
3 3 (4.05%) MCSA
4 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) HL7
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (48.65%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (5.41%) XenApp
2 4 (5.41%) XenDesktop
3 3 (4.05%) BitLocker
3 3 (4.05%) Terminal Server
3 3 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.35%) Firmware
4 1 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.35%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 22 (29.73%) SCCM
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 33 (44.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.81%) Citrix
2 8 (10.81%) VMware
3 7 (9.46%) Sony
4 3 (4.05%) Apple
4 3 (4.05%) Google
4 3 (4.05%) Samsung
4 3 (4.05%) SOTI
5 2 (2.70%) Altiris
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco
5 2 (2.70%) HP
5 2 (2.70%) Symantec
6 1 (1.35%) F5
6 1 (1.35%) IBM
6 1 (1.35%) SAP
6 1 (1.35%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.35%) Sophos
6 1 (1.35%) Twitter