Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 1 July 2022 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
England > London
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 190 214 108
Rank change year-on-year +24 -106 -21
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 592 370 428
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.49% 1.35% 2.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 9.56% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 276 295
10th Percentile £150 £143 £130
25th Percentile £185 £184 £166
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £258 £290 £275
Median % change year-on-year -11.21% +5.45% -14.26%
75th Percentile £450 £444 £450
90th Percentile £638 £540 £525
England median daily rate £215 £225 £203
% change year-on-year -4.44% +11.11% -26.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 23
10th Percentile £15.00 £15.94 £13.60
25th Percentile £19.50 £16.26 £14.50
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.72 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +3.60% +8.59% -
75th Percentile £24.19 £23.00 £24.68
90th Percentile £26.33 £25.63 £39.87
England median hourly rate £17.91 £15.25 £15.86
% change year-on-year +17.44% -3.85% -3.88%

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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 5,327 3,869 3,046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.45% 14.09% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,893 2,711 2,184
10th Percentile £233 £282 £200
25th Percentile £413 £413 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -2.06%
75th Percentile £671 £613 £575
90th Percentile £763 £700 £663
England median daily rate £500 £455 £438
% change year-on-year +9.89% +4.00% -0.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 50 63
10th Percentile £15.00 £14.98 £14.50
25th Percentile £21.00 £16.96 £18.70
Median hourly rate £23.91 £33.75 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year -29.16% +35.00% +19.05%
75th Percentile £46.28 £60.75 £47.83
90th Percentile £62.75 £66.65 £53.75
England median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +28.57% - +1.16%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in London

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows 10 in London.

Daily rate trend for Windows 10 in London

Windows 10
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Windows 10 in London over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in London

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows 10 in London.

Hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in London

Windows 10
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Windows 10 in London over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Windows 10 in London

Windows 10
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +13 102 £265 -9.79% 35
West London 0 28 £190 +8.57% 10
South London +1 21 £210 -64.26% 7
East London -11 9 £202 +68.54% 11
North London -2 4 £188 +20.97%
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 589 (99.49%) Windows
2 364 (61.49%) Microsoft 365
3 319 (53.89%) Microsoft
4 315 (53.21%) Active Directory
5 177 (29.90%) Social Skills
6 141 (23.82%) Microsoft Office
7 129 (21.79%) SCCM
8 123 (20.78%) ITIL
8 123 (20.78%) Azure
9 98 (16.55%) Citrix
10 97 (16.39%) VMware
11 94 (15.88%) Finance
12 88 (14.86%) Cisco
12 88 (14.86%) Microsoft Intune
13 87 (14.70%) Windows 7
14 83 (14.02%) PowerShell
15 80 (13.51%) Windows Server
16 73 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
17 64 (10.81%) Migration
18 58 (9.80%) DNS
18 58 (9.80%) ServiceNow
19 56 (9.46%) Apple
20 51 (8.61%) Problem-Solving
21 50 (8.45%) Azure Active Directory
21 50 (8.45%) VPN
22 49 (8.28%) SharePoint
22 49 (8.28%) Banking
23 45 (7.60%) DHCP
24 44 (7.43%) Firewall
25 43 (7.26%) Application Packaging

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 49 (8.28%) SharePoint
2 40 (6.76%) MS Exchange
3 26 (4.39%) Skype for Business
4 22 (3.72%) CMS
5 12 (2.03%) Confluence
6 11 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (1.69%) IIS
8 5 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.68%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.68%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.17%) Apache
12 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 141 (23.82%) Microsoft Office
2 39 (6.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (3.72%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.17%) Camtasia
5 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.17%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 7 (1.18%) Eikon
2 6 (1.01%) Fidessa
3 4 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.51%) Elite 3E
4 3 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.17%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 364 (61.49%) Microsoft 365
2 123 (20.78%) Azure
3 50 (8.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 33 (5.57%) OneDrive
5 13 (2.20%) Google Workspace
6 10 (1.69%) Slack
7 9 (1.52%) Mimecast
8 6 (1.01%) AWS
8 6 (1.01%) SaaS
9 5 (0.84%) Azure DevOps
9 5 (0.84%) Google Data Studio
10 4 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.68%) IaaS
10 4 (0.68%) Power Platform
11 3 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.34%) Azure Key Vault
12 2 (0.34%) Azure Sentinel
12 2 (0.34%) Azure Storage
12 2 (0.34%) Datadog
12 2 (0.34%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 58 (9.80%) DNS
2 50 (8.45%) VPN
3 45 (7.60%) DHCP
4 44 (7.43%) Firewall
5 38 (6.42%) TCP/IP
6 30 (5.07%) WAN
7 29 (4.90%) LAN
8 24 (4.05%) VoIP
9 18 (3.04%) Cisco IOS
9 18 (3.04%) Skype
10 16 (2.70%) WebEx
11 14 (2.36%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (2.03%) NetScaler
12 12 (2.03%) Wireless
13 11 (1.86%) IPsec
14 10 (1.69%) Internet
15 9 (1.52%) SAN
15 9 (1.52%) Telepresence
16 8 (1.35%) SSL
17 7 (1.18%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database
2 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (0.51%) Power BI
2 3 (0.51%) PowerCenter
3 2 (0.34%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.17%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 15 (2.53%) JIRA
2 6 (1.01%) MSI
3 4 (0.68%) AdminStudio
3 4 (0.68%) Bitbucket
3 4 (0.68%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.51%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.34%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.34%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.17%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.17%) AutoIt
6 1 (0.17%) Zephyr
General
1 177 (29.90%) Social Skills
2 94 (15.88%) Finance
3 49 (8.28%) Banking
4 26 (4.39%) Investment Banking
5 25 (4.22%) Legal
6 18 (3.04%) Public Sector
7 17 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (2.87%) Law
8 12 (2.03%) Front Office
8 12 (2.03%) Retail
9 9 (1.52%) Organisational Skills
10 7 (1.18%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.18%) Presentation Skills
11 6 (1.01%) Games
12 5 (0.84%) Documentation Skills
13 4 (0.68%) Local Government
13 4 (0.68%) Telecoms
14 3 (0.51%) Back Office
14 3 (0.51%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 2 (0.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 125 (21.11%) Support Engineer
2 117 (19.76%) Analyst
3 84 (14.19%) Desktop Support
4 77 (13.01%) IT Support
5 67 (11.32%) Support Analyst
6 61 (10.30%) 2nd Line Support
6 61 (10.30%) Desktop Engineer
7 45 (7.60%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 45 (7.60%) IT Engineer
8 43 (7.26%) IT Analyst
9 37 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 35 (5.91%) IT Support Engineer
11 33 (5.57%) Windows Engineer
12 30 (5.07%) IT Support Analyst
12 30 (5.07%) Service Desk Analyst
13 29 (4.90%) Service Analyst
14 28 (4.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 25 (4.22%) Architect
16 24 (4.05%) 1st Line Support
17 23 (3.89%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.22%) .NET
2 20 (3.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 20 (3.38%) STL
2 20 (3.38%) XML
3 8 (1.35%) SailPoint
3 8 (1.35%) Software Packaging
4 5 (0.84%) 802.1X
4 5 (0.84%) XMPP
5 4 (0.68%) Unreal Engine
6 3 (0.51%) YAML
7 2 (0.34%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.34%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.34%) REST
7 2 (0.34%) WPF
8 1 (0.17%) ARM Templates
8 1 (0.17%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (0.17%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.17%) Flash
8 1 (0.17%) HTML
8 1 (0.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
2 23 (3.89%) iPhone
3 21 (3.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 20 (3.38%) Derivative
4 20 (3.38%) Fixed Income
4 20 (3.38%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 20 (3.38%) Smartphone
4 20 (3.38%) Swaptions
4 20 (3.38%) User Experience
5 18 (3.04%) Blackberry
6 17 (2.87%) iPad
7 16 (2.70%) BYOD
7 16 (2.70%) PKI
8 14 (2.36%) NHS
9 13 (2.20%) Data Centre
9 13 (2.20%) Management Information System
10 12 (2.03%) Hedge funds
10 12 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
11 10 (1.69%) Fat Client
11 10 (1.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 589 (99.49%) Windows
2 87 (14.70%) Windows 7
3 80 (13.51%) Windows Server
4 41 (6.93%) Android
4 41 (6.93%) Mac OS
5 39 (6.59%) Linux
6 38 (6.42%) Windows Server 2016
7 36 (6.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (5.41%) Apple iOS
9 20 (3.38%) Mac OS X
9 20 (3.38%) Windows Server 2019
10 18 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (2.20%) HPUX
12 13 (2.20%) Unix
13 9 (1.52%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.68%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.17%) VMS
16 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (20.78%) ITIL
2 64 (10.81%) Migration
3 51 (8.61%) Problem-Solving
4 43 (7.26%) Application Packaging
5 42 (7.09%) Asset Management
6 30 (5.07%) ITSM
7 29 (4.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 25 (4.22%) Analytics
8 25 (4.22%) Change Management
8 25 (4.22%) Service Management
9 24 (4.05%) Project Management
10 23 (3.89%) Mobile Device Management
11 21 (3.55%) Cybersecurity
12 20 (3.38%) Quantitative Research
12 20 (3.38%) Risk Analytics
12 20 (3.38%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (3.21%) DevOps
14 18 (3.04%) Agile
15 17 (2.87%) Service Delivery
15 17 (2.87%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (14.02%) PowerShell
2 24 (4.05%) Python
3 23 (3.89%) C#
3 23 (3.89%) C++
4 14 (2.36%) SQL
5 10 (1.69%) VBScript
6 7 (1.18%) C
7 4 (0.68%) Bash
7 4 (0.68%) Java
7 4 (0.68%) VB
8 3 (0.51%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.51%) Perl
9 2 (0.34%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 30 (5.07%) SC Cleared
3 28 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (3.55%) Degree
5 17 (2.87%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (2.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (1.69%) MCSA
7 9 (1.52%) DBS Check
7 9 (1.52%) MCITP
7 9 (1.52%) MCSE
7 9 (1.52%) MCTS
8 4 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (0.68%) MCP
9 3 (0.51%) CCA
9 3 (0.51%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (0.51%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.17%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.17%) CIPD
10 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.09%) SLA
2 15 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 5 (0.84%) GDPR
4 5 (0.84%) PMO
4 5 (0.84%) QA
5 4 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 315 (53.21%) Active Directory
2 73 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (5.57%) Virtual Desktop
4 28 (4.73%) Microsoft App-V
5 27 (4.56%) XenDesktop
6 22 (3.72%) XenApp
7 16 (2.70%) BitLocker
8 15 (2.53%) vSphere
9 9 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
11 7 (1.18%) Hyper-V
12 4 (0.68%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.34%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 2 (0.34%) Firmware
13 2 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.17%) Docker
14 1 (0.17%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 129 (21.79%) SCCM
2 88 (14.86%) Microsoft Intune
3 16 (2.70%) Jamf Pro
4 14 (2.36%) WSUS
5 13 (2.20%) Single Sign-On
6 11 (1.86%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 6 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (0.84%) AirWatch
9 4 (0.68%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (0.68%) SCOM
9 4 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (0.68%) Terraform
9 4 (0.68%) vCenter Server
9 4 (0.68%) XenMobile
10 3 (0.51%) Dollar Universe
10 3 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.51%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.34%) AppManager
11 2 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.34%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 319 (53.89%) Microsoft
2 98 (16.55%) Citrix
3 97 (16.39%) VMware
4 88 (14.86%) Cisco
5 58 (9.80%) ServiceNow
6 56 (9.46%) Apple
7 40 (6.76%) HP
8 27 (4.56%) Bloomberg
9 24 (4.05%) Ivanti
10 19 (3.21%) Remedy
11 18 (3.04%) Oracle
11 18 (3.04%) Reuters
12 17 (2.87%) Red Hat
13 15 (2.53%) Google
13 15 (2.53%) McAfee
14 14 (2.36%) NetApp
15 13 (2.20%) CheckPoint
16 12 (2.03%) Dell
17 11 (1.86%) Altiris
17 11 (1.86%) Forcepoint