Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 51 59
Rank change year-on-year +11 +8 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 16 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.49% 0.89% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.76% 4.88% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 1
Somerset median daily rate £388 - £160
South West median daily rate £325 £256 £288
% change year-on-year +26.83% -10.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Somerset median hourly rate £18.00 £16.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.77% - -
South West median hourly rate £15.75 £18.13 £13.23
% change year-on-year -13.10% +37.05% -

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 136 82 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 29.63% 18.18% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 40 61
Somerset median daily rate £375 £360 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.24% -2.77% +32.14%
10th Percentile £152 £163 £168
90th Percentile £540 £475 £438
South West median daily rate £378 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.86% - -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 14
Somerset median hourly rate £18.00 £39.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.85% +95.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £13.80 £13.00 £13.88
90th Percentile £40.90 £47.50 £44.00
South West median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% -36.36% +57.14%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +6 10 £185 -
Taunton +6 5 £456 - 1
Street - 1 £425 -
Windows 10
South West

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Office 365
3 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
6 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (18.75%) SCCM
8 2 (12.50%) SMS
8 2 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (12.50%) OneDrive
9 1 (6.25%) SaaS
9 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
9 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
9 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
9 1 (6.25%) Skype
9 1 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
9 1 (6.25%) PMO
9 1 (6.25%) VoIP
9 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
9 1 (6.25%) SQL
9 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
9 1 (6.25%) Remedy
9 1 (6.25%) Sophos
9 1 (6.25%) Firewall
9 1 (6.25%) Migration
9 1 (6.25%) Android
9 1 (6.25%) Mitel

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 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Office 365
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) OneDrive
4 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SMS
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Skype
2 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SaaS Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) Facilities Management
1 1 (6.25%) Migration
1 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Mitel
2 1 (6.25%) Remedy
2 1 (6.25%) Sophos