Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 135 115
Rank change year-on-year +49 -20 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 15 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.18% 0.61% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.16% 1.67% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 1
North East median daily rate £250 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -26.67% -
England median daily rate £270 £325 £290
% change year-on-year -16.92% +12.07% -10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
North East median hourly rate £13.50 £10.65 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.76% -21.11% -
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.37 £12.75
90th Percentile £16.18 £10.93 £14.25
England median hourly rate £15.68 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.00% -8.57% -

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 the North East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 361 837 404
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 28.47% 36.65% 21.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 580 223
North East median daily rate £361 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.07% - +6.06%
10th Percentile £208 £233 £200
90th Percentile £549 £488 £535
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 70 38
North East median hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.22% +26.62% +8.82%
10th Percentile £8.40 £10.23 £12.60
90th Percentile £44.20 £40.30 £43.83
England median hourly rate £17.30 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +4.85% - +3.13%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +53 7 £210 -23.64% 1
Durham +3 7 £263 - 4
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Office 365
3 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (40.00%) Migration
5 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) SCCM
6 3 (20.00%) Time Management
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Citrix
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (13.33%) Programme Delivery
7 2 (13.33%) IaaS
7 2 (13.33%) DNS
7 2 (13.33%) Apple
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (13.33%) DHCP
7 2 (13.33%) Project Management
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (13.33%) Firewall
7 2 (13.33%) VMware
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
7 2 (13.33%) Marketing
7 2 (13.33%) Resource Management

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 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) IaaS
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (13.33%) PaaS
2 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DHCP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) 3G
2 1 (6.67%) SMS
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Desktop Support
1 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (6.67%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Office 365 Architect
4 1 (6.67%) PC Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) PC Rollout Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Site Manager
4 1 (6.67%) TOGAF Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Rollout Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) XP Rollout Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (13.33%) Health Informatics
3 2 (13.33%) Informatics
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Programme Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
3 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Break/Fix
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (13.33%) XenApp
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Apple
3 2 (13.33%) Ivanti
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) ThinPrint