Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 133 180
Rank change year-on-year +49 +47 +46
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 125 51 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.53% 1.23% 0.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.24% 6.36% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 41 27
Yorkshire median daily rate £244 £125 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +95.00% -28.57% +34.62%
10th Percentile £114 £108 £113
90th Percentile £436 £275 £925
England median daily rate £275 £290 £320
% change year-on-year -5.17% -9.38% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 7 8
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.79 £11.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -15.38% -
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.79 £10.85
90th Percentile £24.00 £14.80 £127.50
England median hourly rate £15.86 £16.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.62% +15.90% -12.12%

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 878 802 1,270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.81% 19.36% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 456 843
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £207 £149 £223
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
England median daily rate £438 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.66% +5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 61 69
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.07 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.54% -13.79% +13.73%
10th Percentile £10.25 £9.34 £10.16
90th Percentile £41.00 £25.50 £42.35
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% +1.85%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +34 78 £213 +61.90% 27
South Yorkshire +6 22 £238 +21.79% 4
North Yorkshire +4 16 £343 +174.00% 3
East Yorkshire +11 10 - -
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (48.00%) Active Directory
3 59 (47.20%) Windows 7
4 42 (33.60%) Migration
5 33 (26.40%) Microsoft
6 27 (21.60%) Office 365
7 18 (14.40%) Time Management
7 18 (14.40%) Windows Server
8 17 (13.60%) SCCM
9 14 (11.20%) Windows XP
9 14 (11.20%) Microsoft Office
10 11 (8.80%) Microsoft Excel
10 11 (8.80%) Project Management
10 11 (8.80%) Android
11 9 (7.20%) SLA
11 9 (7.20%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (7.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (6.40%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (6.40%) OneDrive
12 8 (6.40%) Service Management
13 7 (5.60%) Firewall
13 7 (5.60%) Telecoms
13 7 (5.60%) Document Management
13 7 (5.60%) Cisco
13 7 (5.60%) VPN
13 7 (5.60%) DNS
13 7 (5.60%) Apple
13 7 (5.60%) Break/Fix
13 7 (5.60%) Security Cleared

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 7 (5.60%) Skype for Business
2 5 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.60%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (11.20%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (8.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.80%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 27 (21.60%) Office 365
2 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.40%) OneDrive
4 4 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.60%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.80%) IaaS
6 1 (0.80%) PaaS
6 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.60%) DNS
1 7 (5.60%) Firewall
1 7 (5.60%) Skype
1 7 (5.60%) VPN
2 6 (4.80%) Internet
3 4 (3.20%) DHCP
4 3 (2.40%) SMS
5 2 (1.60%) IPsec
5 2 (1.60%) LAN
5 2 (1.60%) MPLS
5 2 (1.60%) VoIP
6 1 (0.80%) 4G
6 1 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.80%) S/MIME
6 1 (0.80%) SAN
6 1 (0.80%) SSL
6 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.60%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (3.20%) MSI
2 1 (0.80%) JIRA
General
1 7 (5.60%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.80%) Retail
3 3 (2.40%) Finance
4 2 (1.60%) Games
5 1 (0.80%) Advertising
5 1 (0.80%) Back Office
5 1 (0.80%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 24 (19.20%) Desktop Support
3 20 (16.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 14 (11.20%) Windows Engineer
5 12 (9.60%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 10 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (8.00%) Coordinator
6 10 (8.00%) Deployment Engineer
7 9 (7.20%) Consultant
8 8 (6.40%) IT Technician
9 7 (5.60%) 1st Line Engineer
9 7 (5.60%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 7 (5.60%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (5.60%) Analyst
9 7 (5.60%) Rollout Engineer
10 6 (4.80%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.80%) Test Coordinator
10 6 (4.80%) Windows Deployment Engineer
11 5 (4.00%) Applications Packager
11 5 (4.00%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.80%) Web Services
2 1 (0.80%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.80%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.00%) iPhone
2 5 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.20%) Driving Licence
3 4 (3.20%) NHS
3 4 (3.20%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.60%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.60%) PDA
5 1 (0.80%) CMDB
5 1 (0.80%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.80%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.80%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.80%) PKI
5 1 (0.80%) RIA
5 1 (0.80%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 125 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (47.20%) Windows 7
3 18 (14.40%) Windows Server
4 14 (11.20%) Windows XP
5 11 (8.80%) Android
6 9 (7.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (6.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (4.80%) Apple iOS
8 6 (4.80%) Mac OS
9 5 (4.00%) Linux
9 5 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (4.00%) Unix
9 5 (4.00%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.60%) AIX
11 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (33.60%) Migration
2 18 (14.40%) Time Management
3 11 (8.80%) Project Management
4 9 (7.20%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (6.40%) Service Management
6 7 (5.60%) Break/Fix
6 7 (5.60%) Document Management
7 6 (4.80%) Application Packaging
7 6 (4.80%) Change Management
8 5 (4.00%) ITIL
8 5 (4.00%) PRINCE2
8 5 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (3.20%) Application Discovery
9 4 (3.20%) Asset Management
10 3 (2.40%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (1.60%) Application Virtualisation
11 2 (1.60%) Cybersecurity
11 2 (1.60%) Data Security
11 2 (1.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 1 (0.80%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.80%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.20%) SQL
3 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (5.60%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.20%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.40%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.80%) MCP
6 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.20%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (3.20%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.60%) BitLocker
4 2 (1.60%) XenApp
5 1 (0.80%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (13.60%) SCCM
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.60%) WSUS
3 1 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 33 (26.40%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.60%) Apple
2 7 (5.60%) Cisco
3 5 (4.00%) F5
3 5 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.00%) VMware
4 3 (2.40%) Citrix
4 3 (2.40%) IBM
4 3 (2.40%) Sophos
4 3 (2.40%) Veeam
5 2 (1.60%) Cognos
5 2 (1.60%) HP
5 2 (1.60%) Lotus
5 2 (1.60%) Remedy
6 1 (0.80%) BMC
6 1 (0.80%) BT
6 1 (0.80%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.80%) Google
6 1 (0.80%) Meraki
6 1 (0.80%) Sage