Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 61 86
Rank change year-on-year -4 +25 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 30 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.07% 1.98% 0.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.07% 9.29% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 7
Reading median daily rate £388 £358 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.39% +40.20% -
10th Percentile £120 £145 £195
90th Percentile £545 £444 £471
Berkshire median daily rate £310 £294 £380
% change year-on-year +5.53% -22.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 1
Reading median hourly rate £28.00 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +124.00% -37.50% -
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £12.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% -36.25% -

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 271 269 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 18.72% 21.26% 19.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 144 166
Reading median daily rate £425 £390 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +0.65% -3.13%
10th Percentile £140 £190 £216
90th Percentile £550 £538 £563
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 36 15
Reading median hourly rate £21.50 £15.75 £21.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.51% -26.16% -1.02%
10th Percentile £19.10 £10.75 £10.95
90th Percentile £38.90 £44.88 £43.28
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +21.43% +12.00% -42.00%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
3 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (43.33%) SCCM
4 13 (43.33%) Windows 7
5 11 (36.67%) Office 365
6 7 (23.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (23.33%) Migration
6 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.00%) VPN
7 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
8 5 (16.67%) BitLocker
8 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (13.33%) ITIL
9 4 (13.33%) DNS
9 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
9 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (13.33%) DHCP
9 4 (13.33%) Skype
9 4 (13.33%) OneDrive
9 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
9 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 4 (13.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 4 (13.33%) Okta
9 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
9 4 (13.33%) SIEM
9 4 (13.33%) SaaS
9 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Intune

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 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) IBM Notes
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Office 365
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.33%) OneDrive
2 4 (13.33%) SaaS
3 3 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) VPN
2 4 (13.33%) DHCP
2 4 (13.33%) DNS
2 4 (13.33%) Skype
3 2 (6.67%) LAN
3 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.67%) WAN
3 2 (6.67%) WLAN
4 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (6.67%) Automotive
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Architect
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Active Directory Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Azure Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared Deployment Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) SCCM Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (43.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (23.33%) Migration
1 7 (23.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 4 (13.33%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (13.33%) SIEM
3 3 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (10.00%) Presales
3 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 2 (6.67%) ITSM
4 2 (6.67%) Patch Management
4 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (6.67%) Remediation Plan
4 2 (6.67%) Security Patching
4 2 (6.67%) Service Management
4 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.00%) MCSE
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.33%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) MCDST
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) BitLocker
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (43.33%) SCCM
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (10.00%) WSUS
4 2 (6.67%) AirWatch
5 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Okta
3 2 (6.67%) Ivanti
3 2 (6.67%) Lotus
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Dell
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) McAfee
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) VMware