Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 83 143
Rank change year-on-year +15 +60 -19
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 35 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.61% 1.42% 0.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.46% 4.94% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 9
North East median daily rate £225 £198 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.92% -28.18% -26.67%
10th Percentile £124 £145 £188
90th Percentile £338 £372 £278
England median daily rate £250 £265 £300
% change year-on-year -5.66% -11.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 3
North East median hourly rate £11.89 £14.93 £10.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.36% +44.95% -
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.20 £10.06
90th Percentile £16.64 £16.51 £10.86
England median hourly rate £16.18 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +4.35% - -12.68%

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 281 344 884
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 20.97% 28.81% 37.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 242 589
North East median daily rate £400 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +6.62% -9.33%
10th Percentile £183 £198 £225
90th Percentile £553 £564 £488
England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 29 76
North East median hourly rate £14.78 £15.86 £26.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.81% -40.79% +11.61%
10th Percentile £10.28 £9.00 £11.03
90th Percentile £45.00 £50.25 £40.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

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 16 January 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
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 16 January 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 +18 26 £200 -4.76% 4
Durham -10 7 £225 +15.38% 1
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 34 (97.14%) Windows
2 25 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 17 (48.57%) Office 365
4 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
5 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
6 7 (20.00%) Migration
6 7 (20.00%) Time Management
6 7 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 6 (17.14%) SCCM
7 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
7 6 (17.14%) Android
7 6 (17.14%) Skype
8 5 (14.29%) Apple
9 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
9 4 (11.43%) ITIL
9 4 (11.43%) DHCP
9 4 (11.43%) DNS
9 4 (11.43%) SLA
10 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
10 3 (8.57%) AirWatch
10 3 (8.57%) DBS Check
10 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (8.57%) WAN
10 3 (8.57%) Perl
10 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office

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 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (48.57%) Office 365
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Skype
2 4 (11.43%) DHCP
2 4 (11.43%) DNS
3 3 (8.57%) Firewall
3 3 (8.57%) Network Security
3 3 (8.57%) VPN
3 3 (8.57%) WAN
4 2 (5.71%) LAN
5 1 (2.86%) Internet
5 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MSI
General
1 1 (2.86%) Back Office
1 1 (2.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Deployment Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Deployment Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Mobile Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Applications Packager
6 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) IT Support
7 2 (5.71%) Desktop Team Leader
7 2 (5.71%) Field Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Rollout Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.86%) iPad
1 1 (2.86%) iPhone
1 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 34 (97.14%) Windows
2 25 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 7 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (17.14%) Android
4 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Migration
1 7 (20.00%) Time Management
2 4 (11.43%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (5.71%) Application Packaging
4 2 (5.71%) Break/Fix
5 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.86%) Information Security
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Perl
1 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
1 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) CCNA
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.57%) DBS Check
2 3 (8.57%) MCSA
2 3 (8.57%) MCSE
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) SCCM
2 3 (8.57%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Apple
3 3 (8.57%) Citrix
3 3 (8.57%) Google
4 2 (5.71%) Ivanti
5 1 (2.86%) Dell
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) VMware