Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 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
England > North East
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 83 72
Rank change year-on-year +44 -11 +79
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 50 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.00% 1.97% 2.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.28% 6.38% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 27
North East median daily rate £160 £200 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -6.98% -12.24%
10th Percentile £106 £105 £188
90th Percentile £388 £228 £452
England median daily rate £225 £265 £300
% change year-on-year -15.09% -11.67% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 1
North East median hourly rate £19.07 £14.35 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.89% +2.50% -26.34%
10th Percentile £12.28 £10.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £28.75 £15.88 £15.00
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year - -3.03% +14.19%

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 235 392 353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 23.50% 30.82% 28.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 265 245
North East median daily rate £375 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% -1.43% +18.64%
10th Percentile £149 £203 £196
90th Percentile £520 £538 £516
England median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +5.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 20 30
North East median hourly rate £15.76 £15.20 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.68% -44.73% -1.79%
10th Percentile £11.83 £10.73 £9.50
90th Percentile £38.75 £35.88 £47.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.39
% change year-on-year - +0.63% +5.39%

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 18 August 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in the North East over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 August 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
Tyne and Wear +45 37 £163 -19.75% 7
Durham +13 10 £105 -27.34% 2
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 North East region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (34.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.00%) Windows 7
3 16 (32.00%) Migration
4 14 (28.00%) Office 365
5 13 (26.00%) Active Directory
6 10 (20.00%) SCCM
7 6 (12.00%) Android
7 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Intune
7 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
8 5 (10.00%) Public Sector
8 5 (10.00%) Software Packaging
9 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (8.00%) SLA
10 3 (6.00%) AirWatch
10 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
10 3 (6.00%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (6.00%) Deployment Automation
10 3 (6.00%) Citrix
10 3 (6.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (6.00%) Data Analysis
10 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
10 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.00%) Time Management
11 2 (4.00%) Application Packaging
11 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 2 (4.00%) Apple
11 2 (4.00%) NHS

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 (2.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Skype
2 1 (2.00%) Network Security
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 5 (10.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (2.00%) Back Office
2 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Windows Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Rollout Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Windows Rollout Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) SCCM Specialist
6 4 (8.00%) Coordinator
6 4 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Project Coordinator
6 4 (8.00%) Service Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Windows Deployment Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) IT Support
7 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) IT Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) IT Technician
8 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.00%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) NHS
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.00%) Spread Betting
2 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (34.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (12.00%) Android
3 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) Migration
2 3 (6.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (6.00%) Deployment Automation
2 3 (6.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (6.00%) Time Management
2 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (4.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (4.00%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (4.00%) ITIL
3 2 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (4.00%) Ticket Management
4 1 (2.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.00%) Logistics
4 1 (2.00%) Network Design
4 1 (2.00%) People Management
4 1 (2.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.00%) Project Management
4 1 (2.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (26.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.00%) BitLocker
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) SCCM
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (6.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Citrix
3 2 (4.00%) Apple
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) Remedy
4 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.00%) VMware