Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 16 February 2019 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 97 163
Rank change year-on-year +23 +66 +47
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 142 101 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.94% 2.19% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.60% 11.66% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 69 16
Yorkshire median daily rate £288 £160 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +79.69% -11.11% -28.71%
10th Percentile £117 £113 £108
90th Percentile £505 £339 £538
England median daily rate £250 £275 £325
% change year-on-year -9.09% -15.38% +12.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 13 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £11.78 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.36% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.30 £10.50
90th Percentile £21.50 £16.49 £13.90
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.68 £15.25
% change year-on-year +2.04% +2.82% -10.29%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,044 866 981
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.61% 18.81% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 561 580
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.79% +5.00% +0.63%
10th Percentile £200 £138 £207
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
England median daily rate £430 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.18% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 66 91
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.60 £13.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.62% -2.26% +7.04%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.38 £9.81
90th Percentile £23.75 £20.02 £25.00
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.43 £16.50
% change year-on-year -1.03% +5.64% -

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Yorkshire

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 10 in Yorkshire

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in Yorkshire

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 10 in Yorkshire

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows 10 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows 10 in Yorkshire

Windows 10
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 February 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +29 86 £358 +95.89% 23
South Yorkshire -4 28 £288 +139.58% 8
North Yorkshire -6 17 £200 +42.86% 4
East Yorkshire -2 8 £128 +6.25% 4
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 142 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 62 (43.66%) Microsoft
4 56 (39.44%) Active Directory
5 44 (30.99%) Office 365
6 40 (28.17%) Migration
7 24 (16.90%) Microsoft Office
8 22 (15.49%) SCCM
8 22 (15.49%) Windows Server
9 16 (11.27%) Security Cleared
10 14 (9.86%) Firewall
10 14 (9.86%) SC Cleared
10 14 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (9.15%) ITIL
11 13 (9.15%) Microsoft Excel
12 12 (8.45%) NHS
12 12 (8.45%) Project Management
12 12 (8.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (8.45%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (7.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (7.75%) Citrix
13 11 (7.75%) Windows XP
14 10 (7.04%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (7.04%) SharePoint
14 10 (7.04%) Cisco
14 10 (7.04%) Skype
14 10 (7.04%) Driving Licence
14 10 (7.04%) Time Management
15 9 (6.34%) Skype for Business
15 9 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management

Windows 10
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 10 (7.04%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.34%) Skype for Business
3 6 (4.23%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.41%) IBM Domino
4 2 (1.41%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.70%) CMS
5 1 (0.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (16.90%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (9.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.70%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 44 (30.99%) Office 365
2 12 (8.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.52%) OneDrive
4 2 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.41%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.86%) Firewall
2 10 (7.04%) Skype
3 8 (5.63%) DNS
4 6 (4.23%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (3.52%) DHCP
5 5 (3.52%) LAN
6 4 (2.82%) VPN
7 3 (2.11%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (2.11%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (2.11%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.11%) VoIP
8 2 (1.41%) Internet
8 2 (1.41%) MPLS
8 2 (1.41%) WAN
8 2 (1.41%) WLAN
9 1 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.70%) FTP
9 1 (0.70%) IPsec
9 1 (0.70%) Network Security
9 1 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.70%) Firebird
2 1 (0.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (2.82%) MSI
General
1 9 (6.34%) Finance
2 5 (3.52%) Retail
3 3 (2.11%) Law
4 2 (1.41%) Local Government
4 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (22.54%) Windows Engineer
2 19 (13.38%) Support Engineer
3 18 (12.68%) Rollout Engineer
4 15 (10.56%) Deployment Engineer
5 11 (7.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 11 (7.75%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (7.75%) Windows Deployment Engineer
5 11 (7.75%) Windows Rollout Engineer
6 10 (7.04%) Desktop Engineer
6 10 (7.04%) Desktop Support
6 10 (7.04%) Project Manager
7 9 (6.34%) Analyst
8 8 (5.63%) Coordinator
8 8 (5.63%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 7 (4.93%) IT Support
9 7 (4.93%) PC Engineer
9 7 (4.93%) PC Rollout Engineer
10 6 (4.23%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 6 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (4.23%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.70%) .NET
1 1 (0.70%) Web Services
1 1 (0.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.45%) NHS
2 10 (7.04%) Driving Licence
3 6 (4.23%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.82%) iPhone
4 4 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.11%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.41%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.70%) CCTV
7 1 (0.70%) CMDB
7 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.70%) PKI
7 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 142 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 22 (15.49%) Windows Server
4 14 (9.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (7.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (7.75%) Windows XP
6 7 (4.93%) Windows 8
7 5 (3.52%) Android
7 5 (3.52%) Unix
8 4 (2.82%) Linux
8 4 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.11%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.11%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.41%) AIX
11 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.17%) Migration
2 13 (9.15%) ITIL
3 12 (8.45%) Project Management
3 12 (8.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (7.04%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (7.04%) Time Management
5 9 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (4.23%) Application Packaging
6 6 (4.23%) Data Security
7 5 (3.52%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (3.52%) Incident Management
7 5 (3.52%) Line Management
7 5 (3.52%) PRINCE2
8 4 (2.82%) Information Security
8 4 (2.82%) Integration Testing
8 4 (2.82%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (2.11%) Asset Management
9 3 (2.11%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.11%) Network Management
9 3 (2.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.63%) PowerShell
2 5 (3.52%) SQL
3 1 (0.70%) C#
3 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (11.27%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.86%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.23%) DBS Check
4 3 (2.11%) Degree
5 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.70%) CCSP
6 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.70%) CISSP
6 1 (0.70%) MCP
6 1 (0.70%) MCSE
6 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.52%) SLA
2 2 (1.41%) GDPR
2 2 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 56 (39.44%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (2.11%) XenApp
5 2 (1.41%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (15.49%) SCCM
2 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (43.66%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.75%) Citrix
3 10 (7.04%) Cisco
4 8 (5.63%) Apple
5 7 (4.93%) HP
5 7 (4.93%) VMware
6 6 (4.23%) ServiceNow
7 4 (2.82%) F5
7 4 (2.82%) Meraki
7 4 (2.82%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.11%) IBM
9 2 (1.41%) Cognos
9 2 (1.41%) Draytek
9 2 (1.41%) Lotus
9 2 (1.41%) NETGEAR
9 2 (1.41%) Sage
9 2 (1.41%) Samsung
9 2 (1.41%) SonicWALL
9 2 (1.41%) Symantec
10 1 (0.70%) ESET