Period
to 21 July 2018

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 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 143 192
Rank change year-on-year +28 +49 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 91 45 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.81% 1.06% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.84% 5.07% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 32 17
Yorkshire median daily rate £160 £125 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -73.68% -
10th Percentile £105 £108 £113
90th Percentile £387 £470 £925
England median daily rate £275 £314 £330
% change year-on-year -12.35% -4.92% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 9 6
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.79 £11.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -19.64% -
10th Percentile £9.35 £10.16 £11.25
90th Percentile £18.75 £14.70 £72.38
England median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -3.88% +13.79% -71.00%

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 925 888 1,337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.41% 20.95% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 491 904
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -0.12% +23.23%
10th Percentile £206 £163 £259
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 77 64
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £13.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -5.20% +5.48%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.34 £8.58
90th Percentile £41.30 £22.50 £28.53
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year +4.48% +1.52% +2.10%

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 2018.

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 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
West Yorkshire +17 57 £160 +28.00% 19
South Yorkshire +8 23 £169 -13.46% 1
East Yorkshire +10 7 - -
North Yorkshire -9 5 £133 +6.00% 9
Windows 10
England

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (43.96%) Active Directory
3 39 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 34 (37.36%) Migration
5 23 (25.27%) Microsoft
6 19 (20.88%) Time Management
6 19 (20.88%) Office 365
7 17 (18.68%) Windows XP
8 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Office
9 10 (10.99%) SCCM
9 10 (10.99%) Windows Server
10 9 (9.89%) Android
10 9 (9.89%) Service Management
11 8 (8.79%) Apple
11 8 (8.79%) Break/Fix
12 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (6.59%) Mac OS
13 6 (6.59%) Apple iOS
13 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
13 6 (6.59%) Change Management
13 6 (6.59%) Internet
13 6 (6.59%) SLA
13 6 (6.59%) Web Services
14 5 (5.49%) Windows 8
14 5 (5.49%) OneDrive
14 5 (5.49%) VPN
14 5 (5.49%) Asset Management
14 5 (5.49%) Application Packaging

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 4 (4.40%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.30%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.10%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.88%) Office 365
2 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.49%) OneDrive
4 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.20%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.10%) IaaS
5 1 (1.10%) PaaS
5 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.59%) Internet
2 5 (5.49%) VPN
3 4 (4.40%) Skype
4 3 (3.30%) SMS
5 2 (2.20%) Firewall
5 2 (2.20%) LAN
6 1 (1.10%) 4G
6 1 (1.10%) DHCP
6 1 (1.10%) DNS
6 1 (1.10%) IPsec
6 1 (1.10%) MPLS
6 1 (1.10%) SAN
6 1 (1.10%) SSL
6 1 (1.10%) VoIP
6 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MSI
2 1 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.40%) Finance
3 2 (2.20%) Back Office
3 2 (2.20%) Games
4 1 (1.10%) Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (25.27%) Desktop Support
1 23 (25.27%) Support Engineer
2 20 (21.98%) Desktop Engineer
3 11 (12.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 11 (12.09%) Windows Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) Deployment Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (7.69%) 1st Line Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (7.69%) Analyst
7 6 (6.59%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) Consultant
7 6 (6.59%) Windows Deployment Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Architect
8 5 (5.49%) IT Technician
8 5 (5.49%) Rollout Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Applications Packager
9 4 (4.40%) IT Support
9 4 (4.40%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.59%) Web Services
2 1 (1.10%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) NHS
3 3 (3.30%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.30%) iPhone
3 3 (3.30%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.20%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.20%) PDA
4 2 (2.20%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.10%) RIA
5 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 91 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 17 (18.68%) Windows XP
4 10 (10.99%) Windows Server
5 9 (9.89%) Android
6 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (6.59%) Apple iOS
7 6 (6.59%) Mac OS
8 5 (5.49%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.10%) Linux
10 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (37.36%) Migration
2 19 (20.88%) Time Management
3 9 (9.89%) Service Management
4 8 (8.79%) Break/Fix
5 6 (6.59%) Change Management
6 5 (5.49%) Application Packaging
6 5 (5.49%) Asset Management
7 4 (4.40%) Document Management
7 4 (4.40%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.30%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (2.20%) Data Migration
9 2 (2.20%) Project Management
9 2 (2.20%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (2.20%) TOGAF
9 2 (2.20%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.10%) High Availability
10 1 (1.10%) ITIL
10 1 (1.10%) Network Management
10 1 (1.10%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.40%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.49%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.40%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.20%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.10%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.10%) MCP
5 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (43.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.30%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.10%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (10.99%) SCCM
2 1 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (25.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.79%) Apple
3 3 (3.30%) Capita
3 3 (3.30%) Sophos
3 3 (3.30%) Veeam
4 2 (2.20%) Cisco
4 2 (2.20%) Citrix
4 2 (2.20%) Remedy
4 2 (2.20%) VMware
5 1 (1.10%) BT
5 1 (1.10%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.10%) F5
5 1 (1.10%) Google
5 1 (1.10%) HP
5 1 (1.10%) Meraki
5 1 (1.10%) Red Hat