Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 147 125
Rank change year-on-year +70 -22 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 20 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.64% 0.58% 0.049%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.29% 1.41% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 1
North East median daily rate £195 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.09% -26.67% -
England median daily rate £265 £300 £325
% change year-on-year -11.67% -7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £10.30 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.92% - -
England median hourly rate £15.38 £15.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.82% -15.28% -

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 378 1064 499
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 31.06% 41.19% 24.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 708 281
North East median daily rate £350 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -12.00% +17.19%
10th Percentile £195 £218 £213
90th Percentile £538 £475 £550
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 88 57
North East median hourly rate £20.75 £28.00 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.89% +22.54% -3.79%
10th Percentile £9.00 £11.94 £11.72
90th Percentile £47.50 £36.00 £43.30
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 +59 13 £350 +27.27% 4
Durham - 6 £195 - 1
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 10 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Office 365
3 8 (40.00%) Migration
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (30.00%) SCCM
5 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 5 (25.00%) SMS
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (25.00%) Skype for Business
6 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (20.00%) Skype
7 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 4 (20.00%) DHCP
7 4 (20.00%) DNS
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (20.00%) MCSE
7 4 (20.00%) MCSA
7 4 (20.00%) Citrix
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (15.00%) XenApp

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 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (85.00%) Office 365
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (5.00%) IaaS
5 1 (5.00%) PaaS
5 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SMS
2 4 (20.00%) DHCP
2 4 (20.00%) DNS
2 4 (20.00%) Skype
3 1 (5.00%) 3G
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Office 365 Trainer
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Trainer
4 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.00%) Office 365 Architect
4 1 (5.00%) PC Rollout Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Site Manager
4 1 (5.00%) TOGAF Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Health Informatics
2 2 (10.00%) Informatics
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
2 2 (10.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (20.00%) MCSA
3 4 (20.00%) MCSE
4 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
5 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Citrix
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) AppSense
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) ThinPrint