Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 24 June 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
England > North East
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 87 143
Rank change year-on-year +8 +56 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 27 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.09% 1.62% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.41% 6.27% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 2
North East median daily rate £203 £400 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -49.38% +63.27% -
10th Percentile £109 £192 £241
90th Percentile £253 £495 £249
England median daily rate £288 £325 £325
% change year-on-year -11.54% - -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
North East median hourly rate £15.20 £14.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -32.53% -
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.00 £10.83
90th Percentile £16.09 £15.00 £28.88
England median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -3.88% +13.79% -

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 the North East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 421 335 856
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 32.64% 25.89% 34.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 224 538
North East median daily rate £335 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.43% +20.69% -14.07%
10th Percentile £203 £223 £209
90th Percentile £488 £505 £431
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 52
North East median hourly rate £15.10 £17.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.18% -39.29% +78.29%
10th Percentile £10.25 £9.14 £11.25
90th Percentile £45.63 £41.20 £36.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year +2.94% +0.95% +4.21%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in the North East

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 10 in the North East

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in the North East over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in the North East

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in the North East

Windows 10
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 24 June 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
Tyne and Wear -6 19 £203 -49.38% 4
Durham -3 7 £160 -
Northumberland - 1 £375 -
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 15 (55.56%) Windows 7
4 13 (48.15%) SCCM
5 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (40.74%) Windows 8
6 11 (40.74%) Fat Client
6 11 (40.74%) VMware
6 11 (40.74%) Citrix
6 11 (40.74%) Thin Client
7 10 (37.04%) 3G
7 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (37.04%) DHCP
7 10 (37.04%) DNS
7 10 (37.04%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (37.04%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
7 10 (37.04%) Ivanti
7 10 (37.04%) Software Delivery
7 10 (37.04%) XenApp
7 10 (37.04%) ThinPrint
8 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
9 8 (29.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 7 (25.93%) Migration
11 6 (22.22%) Degree
11 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
11 6 (22.22%) Office 365

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) IaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) 3G
1 10 (37.04%) DHCP
1 10 (37.04%) DNS
1 10 (37.04%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (11.11%) Firewall
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) VPN
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
General
1 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (25.93%) Support Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Desktop Support
4 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Rollout Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Rollout Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) IT Support
7 1 (3.70%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Fat Client
1 11 (40.74%) Thin Client
2 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.11%) CMDB
4 1 (3.70%) Digital Signage
4 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (40.74%) Windows 8
5 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Software Delivery
2 7 (25.93%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Time Management
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) Break/Fix
5 1 (3.70%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (3.70%) Hardware Maintenance
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
2 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (22.22%) Degree
4 5 (18.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (3.70%) GMP
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft App-V
3 10 (37.04%) XenApp
4 2 (7.41%) BitLocker
5 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (48.15%) SCCM
2 8 (29.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) Citrix
2 11 (40.74%) VMware
3 10 (37.04%) Ivanti
3 10 (37.04%) ThinPrint
4 3 (11.11%) Apple
5 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) Google
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) Wyse