Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 October 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 120 166
Rank change year-on-year +34 +46 +14
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 86 37 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.51% 1.26% 0.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.94% 6.84% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 26 15
West Yorkshire median daily rate £225 £180 £900
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -80.00% +592.31%
10th Percentile £134 £108 £113
90th Percentile £388 £274 £925
Yorkshire median daily rate £250 £180 £175
% change year-on-year +38.89% +2.86% +34.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 2 2
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.50 £10.75 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.98% -18.87% -
10th Percentile £8.96 £10.03 £11.33
90th Percentile £14.95 £11.88 £14.58
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.78 £11.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +7.09% -21.43% -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 617 541 814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 17.97% 18.50% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 322 521
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £216 £203 £240
90th Percentile £568 £550 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 41 28
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -7.41% -2.67%
10th Percentile £10.25 £9.34 £8.70
90th Percentile £23.41 £21.75 £24.13
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.07 £12.50 £14.57
% change year-on-year +12.54% -14.18% +16.52%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in West Yorkshire

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 10 in West Yorkshire

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in West Yorkshire

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in West Yorkshire

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 10 in West Yorkshire

Windows 10
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 October 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
Leeds +23 56 £213 +18.88% 15
Bradford - 11 £275 - 5
Wakefield 0 5 £363 +34.88% 1
Dewsbury - 5 - - 1
Halifax +4 2 £115 -23.33%
Huddersfield - 1 - - 1
Brighouse - 1 £290 -
Pontefract - 1 - - 1
Windows 10
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (48.84%) Windows 7
3 37 (43.02%) Active Directory
4 24 (27.91%) Microsoft
5 23 (26.74%) Office 365
6 18 (20.93%) Migration
7 14 (16.28%) Windows Server
8 13 (15.12%) Android
9 12 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
10 11 (12.79%) Microsoft Excel
11 10 (11.63%) Time Management
12 9 (10.47%) Skype
12 9 (10.47%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (9.30%) SCCM
13 8 (9.30%) iPhone
13 8 (9.30%) Skype for Business
14 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (8.14%) Self-Motivation
14 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
14 7 (8.14%) Firewall
14 7 (8.14%) Windows XP
15 6 (6.98%) Cisco
15 6 (6.98%) Retail
15 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
16 5 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (5.81%) Mac OS
16 5 (5.81%) Apple iOS
16 5 (5.81%) F5
16 5 (5.81%) Windows 8
16 5 (5.81%) Problem-Solving

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 8 (9.30%) Skype for Business
2 5 (5.81%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.16%) CMS
5 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (12.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.16%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.16%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 23 (26.74%) Office 365
2 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.47%) Skype
2 7 (8.14%) Firewall
3 5 (5.81%) Internet
4 4 (4.65%) DNS
4 4 (4.65%) VPN
5 3 (3.49%) LAN
5 3 (3.49%) VoIP
6 2 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.16%) DHCP
7 1 (1.16%) FTP
7 1 (1.16%) IPsec
7 1 (1.16%) MPLS
7 1 (1.16%) S/MIME
7 1 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.16%) Firebird
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 6 (6.98%) Retail
2 5 (5.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.16%) Advertising
3 1 (1.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (12.79%) Support Engineer
2 10 (11.63%) Coordinator
2 10 (11.63%) Desktop Support
2 10 (11.63%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (10.47%) Rollout Engineer
4 8 (9.30%) IT Technician
5 7 (8.14%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (8.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (8.14%) Desktop Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) IT Support
6 6 (6.98%) Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Consultant
6 6 (6.98%) Test Coordinator
7 5 (5.81%) 1st Line Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Deployment Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) PC Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) PC Rollout Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Project Coordinator
7 5 (5.81%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) Web Services
2 1 (1.16%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) iPhone
2 7 (8.14%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.81%) NHS
5 4 (4.65%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.49%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.49%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.33%) PDA
8 1 (1.16%) CCTV
8 1 (1.16%) CMDB
8 1 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.16%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.16%) PKI
8 1 (1.16%) RIA
8 1 (1.16%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (48.84%) Windows 7
3 14 (16.28%) Windows Server
4 13 (15.12%) Android
5 7 (8.14%) Windows XP
6 5 (5.81%) Apple iOS
6 5 (5.81%) Linux
6 5 (5.81%) Mac OS
6 5 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.81%) Windows 8
7 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.49%) Unix
9 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.93%) Migration
2 10 (11.63%) Time Management
3 9 (10.47%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (5.81%) Change Management
4 5 (5.81%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (5.81%) Project Management
4 5 (5.81%) Service Management
5 3 (3.49%) Break/Fix
5 3 (3.49%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (3.49%) Data Security
5 3 (3.49%) Incident Management
5 3 (3.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.33%) Application Packaging
6 2 (2.33%) Asset Management
6 2 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (2.33%) ITIL
7 1 (1.16%) Analytics
7 1 (1.16%) IT Strategy
7 1 (1.16%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.16%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.65%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.33%) SQL
3 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.16%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.16%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (43.02%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.16%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (9.30%) SCCM
2 3 (3.49%) WSUS
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 24 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.98%) Cisco
3 5 (5.81%) F5
3 5 (5.81%) HP
3 5 (5.81%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.81%) VMware
4 4 (4.65%) Citrix
5 3 (3.49%) IBM
6 2 (2.33%) Apple
6 2 (2.33%) Remedy
6 2 (2.33%) Sage
7 1 (1.16%) BMC
7 1 (1.16%) BT
7 1 (1.16%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.16%) Meraki
7 1 (1.16%) Spiceworks