Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 104 178
Rank change year-on-year +35 +74 +36
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 145 87 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.94% 1.98% 0.63%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.07% 9.97% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 70 28
Yorkshire median daily rate £250 £180 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.89% +2.86% +34.62%
10th Percentile £128 £108 £112
90th Percentile £438 £276 £925
England median daily rate £250 £264 £300
% change year-on-year -5.21% -12.08% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 9 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.78 £11.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.11% -18.52% -
10th Percentile £9.23 £9.76 £10.50
90th Percentile £24.00 £13.90 £127.50
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.81 £16.13
% change year-on-year -1.81% +4.22% -7.86%

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 962 873 1,175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.50% 19.87% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 539 745
Yorkshire median daily rate £391 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.85% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £131 £200
90th Percentile £538 £543 £550
England median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 70 83
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.17 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.32% -13.79% +16.00%
10th Percentile £10.37 £9.81 £10.26
90th Percentile £41.85 £21.83 £41.30
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 15 November 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 +26 90 £225 +25.00% 22
South Yorkshire +10 25 £238 +21.79% 9
North Yorkshire +4 19 £325 +160.00% 7
East Yorkshire +4 10 - -
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 145 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (46.21%) Windows 7
3 65 (44.83%) Active Directory
4 45 (31.03%) Microsoft
5 39 (26.90%) Migration
6 34 (23.45%) Office 365
7 28 (19.31%) SCCM
8 20 (13.79%) Windows Server
9 17 (11.72%) Microsoft Office
10 14 (9.66%) Project Management
10 14 (9.66%) Time Management
11 13 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (8.97%) Windows XP
12 12 (8.28%) SLA
12 12 (8.28%) Security Cleared
13 11 (7.59%) PowerShell
13 11 (7.59%) Android
13 11 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (7.59%) Microsoft Excel
14 10 (6.90%) Citrix
14 10 (6.90%) NHS
14 10 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (6.90%) SC Cleared
14 10 (6.90%) Skype
15 9 (6.21%) Skype for Business
15 9 (6.21%) Firewall
16 8 (5.52%) DNS
16 8 (5.52%) iPhone
16 8 (5.52%) 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 9 (6.21%) Skype for Business
2 7 (4.83%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.38%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.38%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.69%) CMS
5 1 (0.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (11.72%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (7.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.69%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.69%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 34 (23.45%) Office 365
2 11 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.52%) OneDrive
4 4 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.90%) Skype
2 9 (6.21%) Firewall
3 8 (5.52%) DNS
4 6 (4.14%) VPN
5 5 (3.45%) DHCP
6 4 (2.76%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (2.76%) VoIP
7 3 (2.07%) Internet
7 3 (2.07%) LAN
7 3 (2.07%) SMS
7 3 (2.07%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.38%) MPLS
8 2 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.69%) FTP
9 1 (0.69%) IPsec
9 1 (0.69%) S/MIME
9 1 (0.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.69%) Firebird
2 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (0.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (4.14%) MSI
2 1 (0.69%) JIRA
General
1 6 (4.14%) Retail
2 5 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.76%) Finance
4 2 (1.38%) Games
5 1 (0.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (19.31%) Support Engineer
2 25 (17.24%) Desktop Support
3 21 (14.48%) Desktop Engineer
4 14 (9.66%) Windows Engineer
5 13 (8.97%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 11 (7.59%) Deployment Engineer
7 10 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (6.90%) Coordinator
8 9 (6.21%) Consultant
9 8 (5.52%) Analyst
9 8 (5.52%) Project Manager
9 8 (5.52%) Rollout Engineer
10 7 (4.83%) Applications Packager
10 7 (4.83%) IT Technician
10 7 (4.83%) Windows Deployment Engineer
11 6 (4.14%) 1st Line Support
11 6 (4.14%) IT Support
11 6 (4.14%) Test Coordinator
12 5 (3.45%) Project Coordinator
12 5 (3.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.76%) Web Services
2 1 (0.69%) .NET
2 1 (0.69%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.90%) NHS
2 8 (5.52%) iPhone
3 7 (4.83%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (4.14%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.45%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.07%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.38%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (1.38%) PDA
9 1 (0.69%) CCTV
9 1 (0.69%) CMDB
9 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.69%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.69%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.69%) PKI
9 1 (0.69%) RIA
9 1 (0.69%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 145 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (46.21%) Windows 7
3 20 (13.79%) Windows Server
4 13 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (8.97%) Windows XP
5 11 (7.59%) Android
6 5 (3.45%) Linux
6 5 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.45%) Unix
7 3 (2.07%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.07%) Mac OS
7 3 (2.07%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.38%) AIX
9 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.90%) Migration
2 14 (9.66%) Project Management
2 14 (9.66%) Time Management
3 10 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (5.52%) Application Packaging
5 7 (4.83%) Document Management
5 7 (4.83%) ITIL
5 7 (4.83%) PRINCE2
5 7 (4.83%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (4.14%) Service Management
7 5 (3.45%) Asset Management
7 5 (3.45%) Break/Fix
7 5 (3.45%) Data Security
7 5 (3.45%) Incident Management
7 5 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (2.76%) Application Discovery
8 4 (2.76%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (2.07%) Change Management
9 3 (2.07%) Network Management
9 3 (2.07%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.59%) PowerShell
2 7 (4.83%) SQL
3 1 (0.69%) C#
3 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (8.28%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.14%) DBS Check
4 4 (2.76%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.38%) Degree
5 2 (1.38%) MCP
5 2 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.28%) SLA
2 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 65 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.07%) XenApp
5 1 (0.69%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (19.31%) SCCM
2 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.07%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.90%) Citrix
3 7 (4.83%) Cisco
3 7 (4.83%) VMware
4 6 (4.14%) Apple
5 5 (3.45%) F5
5 5 (3.45%) HP
5 5 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.07%) IBM
6 3 (2.07%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.07%) Sophos
6 3 (2.07%) Veeam
7 2 (1.38%) Cognos
7 2 (1.38%) Lotus
7 2 (1.38%) Meraki
7 2 (1.38%) Remedy
7 2 (1.38%) Sage
8 1 (0.69%) BMC
8 1 (0.69%) Spiceworks
8 1 (0.69%) Symantec