Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 17 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 90 131
Rank change year-on-year 0 +41 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 67 48 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.08% 1.71% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.93% 9.13% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 16
Manchester median daily rate £160 £350 £825
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.29% -57.58% -
10th Percentile £93 £118 £240
90th Percentile £371 £544 £925
North West median daily rate £175 £227 £438
% change year-on-year -22.82% -48.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 0
Manchester median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 -
North West median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year -3.57% - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 613 526 689
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 18.99% 18.79% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 334 378
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £150 £163 £175
90th Percentile £563 £545 £510
North West median daily rate £380 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 37 36
Manchester median hourly rate £22.86 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £11.65 £10.65 £9.76
90th Percentile £42.00 £41.50 £26.38
North West median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Manchester

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 10 in Manchester

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in Manchester

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in Manchester

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 10 in Manchester

Windows 10
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 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
Salford - 5 £183 - 1
Stockport +7 4 £160 - 1
Wigan - 1 - - 1
Oldham - 1 - -
Windows 10
North West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 66 (98.51%) Windows
2 36 (53.73%) Microsoft
3 31 (46.27%) Windows 7
4 27 (40.30%) Active Directory
5 16 (23.88%) Windows Server
6 14 (20.90%) Citrix
7 12 (17.91%) Office 365
8 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Office
9 10 (14.93%) NHS
9 10 (14.93%) Migration
9 10 (14.93%) VMware
10 9 (13.43%) SCCM
10 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (11.94%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (8.96%) Windows XP
14 5 (7.46%) MS Exchange
14 5 (7.46%) DHCP
14 5 (7.46%) HP
14 5 (7.46%) SQL
15 4 (5.97%) DNS
15 4 (5.97%) Cisco
15 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
15 4 (5.97%) Apple
15 4 (5.97%) Ivanti
15 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
15 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
15 4 (5.97%) SDLC
15 4 (5.97%) DBS Check

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (7.46%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.48%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.99%) Confluence
3 2 (2.99%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.91%) Office 365
2 2 (2.99%) Slack
3 1 (1.49%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) DHCP
2 4 (5.97%) DNS
3 3 (4.48%) Skype
4 2 (2.99%) ATM
4 2 (2.99%) Firewall
4 2 (2.99%) SSL
5 1 (1.49%) Broadband
5 1 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.99%) Burp Suite
2 2 (2.99%) HP UFT
2 2 (2.99%) Hudson
2 2 (2.99%) JIRA
2 2 (2.99%) JMeter
2 2 (2.99%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.99%) WiX
3 1 (1.49%) MSI
General
1 3 (4.48%) Retail
2 2 (2.99%) Law
2 2 (2.99%) Legal
2 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (19.40%) Windows Engineer
2 12 (17.91%) Rollout Engineer
2 12 (17.91%) Windows Rollout Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Desktop Support
4 8 (11.94%) Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) Support Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (8.96%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) IT Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (5.97%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.97%) Active Directory Support
8 4 (5.97%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Field Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Customer Support Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) REST
2 3 (4.48%) .NET
2 3 (4.48%) COM
3 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.99%) DOM
3 2 (2.99%) HTML
3 2 (2.99%) HTML5
3 2 (2.99%) SAX
3 2 (2.99%) WPF
3 2 (2.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) NHS
2 3 (4.48%) Fat Client
2 3 (4.48%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.99%) EPoS
4 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.49%) FMCG
4 1 (1.49%) iPhone
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 66 (98.51%) Windows
2 31 (46.27%) Windows 7
3 16 (23.88%) Windows Server
4 9 (13.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (8.96%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.48%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.99%) Android
9 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.49%) CentOS
9 1 (1.49%) Linux
9 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.93%) Migration
2 8 (11.94%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (5.97%) SDLC
3 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
3 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
4 3 (4.48%) Break/Fix
4 3 (4.48%) ITIL
4 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
4 3 (4.48%) Network Management
5 2 (2.99%) BDD
5 2 (2.99%) Coaching
5 2 (2.99%) Load Testing
5 2 (2.99%) Microservices
5 2 (2.99%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (2.99%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (2.99%) OWASP
5 2 (2.99%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (2.99%) Remediation Plan
5 2 (2.99%) SFIA
5 2 (2.99%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.46%) SQL
2 2 (2.99%) C#
2 2 (2.99%) C++
3 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) DBS Check
2 2 (2.99%) MCP
3 1 (1.49%) Degree
3 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.49%) MCDST
3 1 (1.49%) MCSE
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
1 2 (2.99%) WCAG
System Software
1 27 (40.30%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (4.48%) Terminal Services
3 3 (4.48%) vSphere
4 2 (2.99%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (2.99%) VMware NSX
4 2 (2.99%) XenApp
5 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (13.43%) SCCM
2 2 (2.99%) Nessus
2 2 (2.99%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.99%) vMotion
2 2 (2.99%) vRealize
3 1 (1.49%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.49%) SCOM
3 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (53.73%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.90%) Citrix
3 10 (14.93%) VMware
4 5 (7.46%) HP
5 4 (5.97%) Apple
5 4 (5.97%) Cisco
5 4 (5.97%) Ivanti
6 2 (2.99%) Lotus
6 2 (2.99%) McAfee
6 2 (2.99%) Xerox
7 1 (1.49%) Capita
7 1 (1.49%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.49%) Intel
7 1 (1.49%) Lumension
7 1 (1.49%) Twitter