Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 July 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 48 45
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 14 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.08% 1.61% 1.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.39% 8.54% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 13
Somerset median daily rate £243 £400 £900
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.38% -55.56% -
10th Percentile £122 £165 £190
90th Percentile £465 £495 £925
South West median daily rate £300 £330 £325
% change year-on-year -9.09% +1.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Somerset median hourly rate £18.50 - £15.50
10th Percentile £16.75 - £13.75
90th Percentile £19.45 - £17.25
South West median hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £13.11
% change year-on-year -4.62% +23.93% -

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 Somerset with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 113 82 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 24.89% 18.81% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 52 40
Somerset median daily rate £275 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.67% +9.09% +4.96%
10th Percentile £138 £151 £181
90th Percentile £494 £560 £493
South West median daily rate £375 £364 £363
% change year-on-year +3.02% +0.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 18
Somerset median hourly rate £38.00 £47.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.01% +201.59% -21.25%
10th Percentile £15.75 £25.59 £10.43
90th Percentile £41.80 £49.00 £41.00
South West median hourly rate £17.84 £17.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +1.94% -6.67% +11.44%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Somerset

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 10 in Somerset

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Somerset over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in Somerset

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in Somerset

Windows 10
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 6 months to 16 July 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
Bath +9 9 £168 -58.13% 3
Taunton +2 3 £75 -40.00%
Street -4 2 £300 -38.27%
Windows 10
South West

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) Office 365
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (21.43%) OneDrive
7 2 (14.29%) SCCM
7 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (14.29%) SMS
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
8 1 (7.14%) Mitel
8 1 (7.14%) Document Management
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
8 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
8 1 (7.14%) Sophos
8 1 (7.14%) Project Management
8 1 (7.14%) VoIP
8 1 (7.14%) DHCP
8 1 (7.14%) DNS
8 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
8 1 (7.14%) LDAP
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
8 1 (7.14%) iManage
8 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Office 365
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) OneDrive
3 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SMS
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Skype
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) WebEx
General
1 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Document Management
2 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) iManage
2 1 (7.14%) Kaspersky
2 1 (7.14%) Mitel
2 1 (7.14%) Sophos