Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 17 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 50 66
Rank change year-on-year +15 +16 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 27 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 4.25% 1.49% 0.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.95% 10.10% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 14
Swindon median daily rate £300 £330 £900
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -63.33% -
10th Percentile £180 £290 £673
90th Percentile £438 £347 £925
Wiltshire median daily rate £345 £330 £900
% change year-on-year +4.55% -63.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 - -

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 Swindon with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 123 99 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 19.37% 14.75% 26.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 72 123
Swindon median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £140 £257 £191
90th Percentile £575 £525 £548
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £400 £364
% change year-on-year - +9.97% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 6
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £13.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.08% -22.06% +1.04%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.50 £12.25
90th Percentile £18.00 £38.13 £82.38
Wiltshire median hourly rate £41.53 £28.25 £36.25
% change year-on-year +47.01% -22.07% +115.45%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Swindon

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 10 in Swindon

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Swindon over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in Swindon

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Windows 7
2 16 (59.26%) Office 365
3 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (40.74%) Windows Server
3 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
4 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
7 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
7 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (22.22%) Mac OS
8 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
8 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (18.52%) BMC PATROL
9 4 (14.81%) Web Services
9 4 (14.81%) Migration
9 4 (14.81%) Finance
9 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (14.81%) DevOps
9 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
10 3 (11.11%) Android
10 3 (11.11%) SCCM
10 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 3 (11.11%) Break/Fix

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (59.26%) Office 365
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) LAN
1 3 (11.11%) WAN
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) Skype
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MSI
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Desktop Support
3 5 (18.52%) Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) IT Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) IT Support
4 4 (14.81%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior IT Support
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Windows 7
3 11 (40.74%) Windows Server
3 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (22.22%) Mac OS
4 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.11%) Android
5 3 (11.11%) Linux
5 3 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.70%) VMS
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
1 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (14.81%) DevOps
2 4 (14.81%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Break/Fix
4 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Time Management
5 1 (3.70%) Application Discovery
5 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.70%) Tech Ops
5 1 (3.70%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) VBScript
3 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) MCP
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCDST
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.70%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (11.11%) SCCM
3 3 (11.11%) ZENworks
4 1 (3.70%) Nessus
4 1 (3.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) HP
2 3 (11.11%) Micro Focus
2 3 (11.11%) Novell
3 2 (7.41%) Sophos
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Juniper
4 1 (3.70%) Symantec