Period
to 21 July 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 21 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 131 167
Rank change year-on-year +17 +36 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 57 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.64% 0.73% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.78% 3.80% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 13
West Yorkshire median daily rate £160 £125 £900
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -86.11% -
10th Percentile £114 £108 £113
90th Percentile £386 £538 £925
Yorkshire median daily rate £160 £125 £475
% change year-on-year +28.00% -73.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 2 4
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.78 £14.32 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.74% +6.07% -
10th Percentile £8.81 £11.19 £11.25
90th Percentile £17.35 £17.83 £16.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.79 £11.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year +4.76% -19.64% -

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 583 553 878
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.82% 19.34% 21.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 326 590
West Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% +1.82% +26.92%
10th Percentile £213 £263 £281
90th Percentile £542 £538 £565
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £401
% change year-on-year - -0.12% +23.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 39 34
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £11.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +7.53% -23.14%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.34 £8.50
90th Percentile £30.25 £20.90 £16.93
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £13.19
% change year-on-year +16.00% -5.20% +5.48%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 21 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
Leeds +7 43 £160 +28.00% 13
Bradford - 7 £350 - 1
Wakefield +2 2 - - 1
Halifax +3 1 £115 -
Brighouse - 1 £290 -
Dewsbury - 1 - -
Windows 10
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (45.61%) Active Directory
3 24 (42.11%) Windows 7
4 14 (24.56%) Office 365
5 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
5 13 (22.81%) Migration
6 10 (17.54%) Time Management
7 9 (15.79%) Android
7 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (12.28%) Windows XP
8 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (10.53%) Apple iOS
9 6 (10.53%) Mac OS
9 6 (10.53%) SCCM
9 6 (10.53%) Windows Server
9 6 (10.53%) Web Services
9 6 (10.53%) Internet
9 6 (10.53%) Service Management
9 6 (10.53%) Change Management
9 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
10 5 (8.77%) Application Packaging
10 5 (8.77%) Break/Fix
10 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
10 5 (8.77%) Windows 8
11 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
11 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (7.02%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (5.26%) MSI
12 3 (5.26%) Finance
12 3 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V

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 3 (5.26%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.75%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.56%) Office 365
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Internet
2 3 (5.26%) Skype
3 2 (3.51%) Firewall
3 2 (3.51%) LAN
4 1 (1.75%) DHCP
4 1 (1.75%) DNS
4 1 (1.75%) VoIP
4 1 (1.75%) VPN
4 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Support Engineer
2 10 (17.54%) Desktop Support
3 8 (14.04%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (14.04%) Desktop Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (12.28%) Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) 1st Line Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) IT Technician
6 5 (8.77%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Applications Packager
7 4 (7.02%) IT Support
7 4 (7.02%) Windows Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Rollout Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
8 3 (5.26%) Support Technician
8 3 (5.26%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) iPhone
2 3 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.51%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.51%) PDA
4 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.75%) NHS
4 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.75%) RIA
4 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (42.11%) Windows 7
3 9 (15.79%) Android
4 7 (12.28%) Windows XP
5 6 (10.53%) Apple iOS
5 6 (10.53%) Mac OS
5 6 (10.53%) Windows Server
6 5 (8.77%) Windows 8
7 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.75%) Linux
8 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Migration
2 10 (17.54%) Time Management
3 6 (10.53%) Change Management
3 6 (10.53%) Service Management
4 5 (8.77%) Application Packaging
4 5 (8.77%) Break/Fix
5 3 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.75%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.75%) High Availability
7 1 (1.75%) ITIL
7 1 (1.75%) Network Management
7 1 (1.75%) Server Building
7 1 (1.75%) Server Patching
7 1 (1.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.02%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (45.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.75%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) Apple
2 2 (3.51%) Capita
2 2 (3.51%) Citrix
2 2 (3.51%) Remedy
2 2 (3.51%) VMware
3 1 (1.75%) BT
3 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco
3 1 (1.75%) F5
3 1 (1.75%) Red Hat