Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 75 154
Rank change year-on-year 0 +79 -34
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 26 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.04% 2.09% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.85% 6.88% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 7
North East median daily rate £278 £200 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.75% -27.27% -26.67%
10th Percentile £105 £145 £206
90th Percentile £388 £433 £280
England median daily rate £250 £263 £300
% change year-on-year -4.76% -12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 6
North East median hourly rate £11.78 £14.00 £10.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.86% +31.46% -
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £9.16
90th Percentile £16.65 £15.00 £28.63
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.81 £16.25
% change year-on-year -1.81% +3.42% -7.14%

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 331 378 1,207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 25.94% 30.36% 42.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 276 816
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £229 £199 £218
90th Percentile £550 £538 £475
England median daily rate £425 £425 £408
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 28 95
North East median hourly rate £13.72 £14.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.00% -50.00% +57.57%
10th Percentile £10.13 £9.00 £11.12
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.50 £36.80
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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +1 18 £230 -42.50% 3
Durham -10 5 £225 +15.38% 1
Northumberland - 1 £375 -
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 13 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
5 8 (30.77%) Migration
6 7 (26.92%) SCCM
6 7 (26.92%) Time Management
6 7 (26.92%) Windows XP
7 6 (23.08%) Ivanti
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (23.08%) Office 365
8 5 (19.23%) DNS
8 5 (19.23%) Apple
8 5 (19.23%) DHCP
8 5 (19.23%) Citrix
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (15.38%) Thin Client
9 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (15.38%) 3G
9 4 (15.38%) VMware
9 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (15.38%) Fat Client
9 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (15.38%) XenApp
9 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
9 4 (15.38%) Software Delivery
9 4 (15.38%) ThinPrint
9 4 (15.38%) Windows Server

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 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) DHCP
1 5 (19.23%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) 3G
2 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MSI
General
1 1 (3.85%) Back Office
1 1 (3.85%) Games
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (23.08%) Deployment Engineer
1 6 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Desktop Support
3 4 (15.38%) Mobile Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Applications Packager
4 3 (11.54%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) IT Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Field Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Support
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Deployment Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Fat Client
1 4 (15.38%) Thin Client
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) iPad
3 1 (3.85%) iPhone
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (26.92%) Windows XP
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Migration
2 7 (26.92%) Time Management
3 4 (15.38%) Software Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) Application Packaging
4 2 (7.69%) Break/Fix
5 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.85%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Information Security
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) DBS Check
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.85%) GMP
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) SCCM
2 4 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Ivanti
3 5 (19.23%) Apple
3 5 (19.23%) Citrix
4 4 (15.38%) ThinPrint
4 4 (15.38%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Dell
5 1 (3.85%) HP