Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 18 September 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 > Slough
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 24 39
Rank change year-on-year -1 +15 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 12 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.70% 3.09% 0.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.91% 11.25% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
Slough median daily rate £300 £300 £85
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +252.94% -
10th Percentile £190 £141 £83
90th Percentile £394 £308 £88
Berkshire median daily rate £315 £300 £283
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Slough median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 -
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £12.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +36.00% -37.50% -

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 Slough with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 67 80 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 20.68% 27.49% 25.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 43 49
Slough median daily rate £305 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.86% - +3.57%
10th Percentile £208 £269 £183
90th Percentile £482 £550 £470
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £15.25 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.15% -11.59% -1.43%
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year +27.27% +10.00% -42.00%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Slough

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 10 in Slough

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Slough over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Slough region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
2 7 (58.33%) Office 365
3 4 (33.33%) Apple
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) XenApp
5 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 2 (16.67%) Polycom
5 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (8.33%) LAN
6 1 (8.33%) VoIP

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) Skype
2 1 (8.33%) VLAN
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (8.33%) French Language
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) IT Support
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Packager
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Junior IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing Support
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) XenApp
2 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Apple
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) Polycom
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Canon
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) ConnectWise
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Ivanti
3 1 (8.33%) MobileIron
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) Veeam