Period
to 19 September 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 19 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 46 35
Rank change year-on-year +12 -11 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 19 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.86% 2.17% 3.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.24% 11.76% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 13
Somerset median daily rate £243 £383 £900
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.60% -57.50% -
10th Percentile £138 £186 £195
90th Percentile £445 £487 £925
South West median daily rate £300 £325 £320
% change year-on-year -7.69% +1.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Somerset median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -23.53% -
10th Percentile £13.30 £13.00 £14.20
90th Percentile £19.40 £13.00 £18.00
South West median hourly rate £17.25 £16.25 £13.23
% change year-on-year +6.15% +22.87% -

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 117 85 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 23.78% 18.44% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 57 47
Somerset median daily rate £358 £363 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.38% +29.46% -20.00%
10th Percentile £145 £112 £180
90th Percentile £488 £590 £493
South West median daily rate £377 £355 £365
% change year-on-year +6.21% -2.74% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 18
Somerset median hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +201.59% -7.35%
10th Percentile £17.10 £12.30 £10.43
90th Percentile £43.00 £49.00 £32.35
South West median hourly rate £20.97 £17.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year +19.83% +11.11% -7.35%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +10 12 £145 -63.75% 5
Taunton +3 3 £75 -40.00% 1
Street -3 3 £415 -14.61%
Windows 10
South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
3 7 (36.84%) Office 365
3 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
4 3 (15.79%) SCCM
4 3 (15.79%) NHS
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.53%) Electronics
5 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (10.53%) Finance
5 2 (10.53%) Law
5 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
5 2 (10.53%) SMS
5 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (10.53%) SAP
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) Marketing
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (10.53%) OneDrive
6 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (5.26%) API Development
6 1 (5.26%) iManage

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 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) OneDrive
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SMS
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Skype
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) WebEx
General
1 2 (10.53%) Electronics
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Law
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Desktop Support
1 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Deployment Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) LDAP
1 1 (5.26%) SOAP
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) NHS
2 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) API Development
3 1 (5.26%) Document Management
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Microservices
3 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Scrum
3 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C#
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Apple
3 1 (5.26%) iManage
3 1 (5.26%) Kaspersky
3 1 (5.26%) Mitel
3 1 (5.26%) Sophos