Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 December 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 73 86
Rank change year-on-year +5 +13 +13
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 34 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.16% 1.72% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.41% 8.49% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 9
Reading median daily rate £325 £263 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.81% +54.41% -43.33%
10th Percentile £108 £143 £152
90th Percentile £494 £444 £299
Berkshire median daily rate £320 £224 £213
% change year-on-year +43.02% +5.29% -29.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Reading median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -37.50% +14.29%
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.55 £12.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +32.40% -37.50% +14.29%

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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 298 259 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 18.90% 20.28% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 145 150
Reading median daily rate £425 £390 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +3.04% -5.38%
10th Percentile £141 £191 £197
90th Percentile £554 £550 £539
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 31 16
Reading median hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £37.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.38% -60.91% +20.05%
10th Percentile £20.00 £10.75 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £42.25 £55.65
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £17.28
% change year-on-year +40.00% -27.66% -21.54%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Reading

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows 10 in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 10 in Reading

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Reading over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in Reading

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Reading region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 32 (94.12%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) SCCM
3 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
3 12 (35.29%) Migration
4 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 10 (29.41%) DV Cleared
4 10 (29.41%) Office 365
4 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Intune
6 6 (17.65%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (14.71%) Deployment Automation
7 5 (14.71%) Patch Management
7 5 (14.71%) Technical Leadership
7 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
8 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
8 3 (8.82%) VPN
8 3 (8.82%) Degree
8 3 (8.82%) WSUS
8 3 (8.82%) Design Thinking
8 3 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (5.88%) Business Transformation
9 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
9 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
9 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
9 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (5.88%) Skype
9 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.88%) Life Science

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (5.88%) IBM Notes
1 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
1 3 (8.82%) VPN
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) LAN
2 2 (5.88%) Skype
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
2 2 (5.88%) WLAN
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) Intranet
3 1 (2.94%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (5.88%) Automotive
1 2 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Windows Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Consultant
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (8.82%) Field Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) IT Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) SCCM Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support Technician
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
1 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
1 2 (5.88%) Life Science
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Licensing
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
2 1 (2.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (94.12%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.94%) Android
4 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Migration
2 6 (17.65%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (14.71%) Deployment Automation
3 5 (14.71%) Patch Management
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Leadership
4 3 (8.82%) Design Thinking
4 3 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.88%) Business Transformation
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL
5 2 (5.88%) Project Management
5 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.94%) ITSM
6 1 (2.94%) Line Management
6 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) C#
2 2 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (29.41%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) Degree
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.94%) MCDST
5 1 (2.94%) MCSE
5 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (44.12%) SCCM
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (8.82%) WSUS
4 1 (2.94%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Citrix
2 2 (5.88%) Lotus
3 1 (2.94%) Dell
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Lumension
3 1 (2.94%) SAP