Period
to 11 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 11 July 2020 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
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 32 16
Rank change year-on-year +27 -16 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 8 5 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Worcestershire 17.02% 2.09% 3.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 88.89% 9.80% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Median daily rate £305 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.06% +26.92% -
10th Percentile £110 £185 £288
90th Percentile £488 £495 £368
West Midlands median daily rate £225 £250 £225
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -33.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.78 - £11.64
10th Percentile £11.17 - £10.79
90th Percentile £12.39 - £12.38
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £15.36 £14.25
% change year-on-year -15.38% +7.81% -20.83%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 9 51 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 19.15% 21.34% 34.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 36 26
Median daily rate £235 £413 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.03% +73.68% -13.64%
10th Percentile £110 £186 £131
90th Percentile £447 £538 £431
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £11.78 £45.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.82% +157.14% +20.69%
10th Percentile £11.17 £42.50 £10.92
90th Percentile £12.39 £47.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.63 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.77% +7.79% -

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing Windows 10 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Worcestershire

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows 10 in Worcestershire.

Daily rate trend for Windows 10 in Worcestershire

Windows 10
Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Windows 10 in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in Worcestershire

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows 10 in Worcestershire.

Hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in Worcestershire

Windows 10
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 11 July 2020. 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
Malvern +21 2 £105 -80.00%
Worcester +13 2 - - 2
Bromsgrove - 1 £475 -
Kidderminster - 1 £135 -
Windows 10
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) MCSA
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) MCP
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) NHS
3 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Skype

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Skype
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) IT Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Network Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITSM
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix