Period
to 4 August 2020

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 4 August 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 45 109
Rank change year-on-year +5 +64 +31
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 64 184 98
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.27% 4.47% 1.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.77% 19.33% 10.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 101 41
Median daily rate £184 £175 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.03% +6.06% +32.00%
10th Percentile £124 £108 £105
90th Percentile £425 £438 £419
England median daily rate £200 £250 £275
% change year-on-year -20.00% -9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 41 31
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £11.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +27.28% +0.30%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.00 £9.35
90th Percentile £23.23 £21.75 £26.25
England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.10 £15.86
% change year-on-year +5.57% +1.53% -3.88%

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 294 952 932
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.61% 23.11% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 542 568
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -2.44%
10th Percentile £169 £136 £204
90th Percentile £638 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year +2.86% - +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 85 81
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +3.02% +16.48%
10th Percentile £11.64 £10.85 £10.75
90th Percentile £23.38 £26.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +11.43% - +3.46%

Windows 10
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 10 in Yorkshire

Windows 10
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Daily rate trend for Windows 10 in Yorkshire

Windows 10
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Windows 10 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 4 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Windows 10 in Yorkshire

Windows 10
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Hourly rate trend 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 4 August 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
West Yorkshire +7 38 £175 -12.50% 2
North Yorkshire -1 14 £256 +55.30% 1
South Yorkshire -2 6 £280 +100.00% 3
East Yorkshire 0 3 £190 +72.73%
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows 10.

1 59 (92.19%) Windows
2 24 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 19 (29.69%) Office 365
4 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
5 12 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 11 (17.19%) VPN
7 10 (15.63%) Citrix
7 10 (15.63%) SCCM
8 8 (12.50%) Public Sector
9 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (10.94%) ITIL
9 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2016
11 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Excel
11 5 (7.81%) NHS
11 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (7.81%) Finance
12 4 (6.25%) Azure
12 4 (6.25%) Migration
12 4 (6.25%) VMware
12 4 (6.25%) DNS
12 4 (6.25%) SLA
12 4 (6.25%) DHCP
12 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
12 4 (6.25%) MS Exchange
12 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 4 (6.25%) Windows Server
12 4 (6.25%) GDPR
12 4 (6.25%) Application Rationalisation
12 4 (6.25%) Driving Licence

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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.56%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 19 (29.69%) Office 365
2 4 (6.25%) Azure
2 4 (6.25%) SaaS
3 1 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.19%) VPN
2 4 (6.25%) DHCP
2 4 (6.25%) DNS
2 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.69%) 5G
3 3 (4.69%) Firewall
4 2 (3.13%) LAN
4 2 (3.13%) NetScaler
4 2 (3.13%) VoIP
4 2 (3.13%) WAN
4 2 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.56%) MPLS
5 1 (1.56%) Network Security
5 1 (1.56%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Hudson
1 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (12.50%) Public Sector
2 5 (7.81%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Law
4 1 (1.56%) Local Government
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Police
Job Titles
1 13 (20.31%) Analyst
1 13 (20.31%) Windows Engineer
2 10 (15.63%) Deployment Engineer
2 10 (15.63%) Support Engineer
3 6 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (9.38%) Desktop Support
3 6 (9.38%) IT Engineer
3 6 (9.38%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Business Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) IT Support
4 5 (7.81%) Service Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Application Rationalisation Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) IT Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) NHS
2 4 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.69%) User Experience
4 2 (3.13%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 59 (92.19%) Windows
2 12 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (6.25%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.13%) Android
6 2 (3.13%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (10.94%) ITIL
2 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (6.25%) Application Rationalisation
3 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (6.25%) Migration
4 3 (4.69%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (4.69%) Software Deployment
5 2 (3.13%) Chat Support
5 2 (3.13%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.13%) Security Patching
5 2 (3.13%) Service Management
6 1 (1.56%) Data Analysis
6 1 (1.56%) Data Migration
6 1 (1.56%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.56%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.56%) Product Management
6 1 (1.56%) Release Management
6 1 (1.56%) Supplier Management
6 1 (1.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (1.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) CCA
1 2 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.56%) MCP
2 1 (1.56%) MCSE
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) GDPR
1 4 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.13%) XenApp
2 2 (3.13%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.56%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) SCCM
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (3.13%) SCOM
3 2 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.13%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.63%) Citrix
3 4 (6.25%) VMware
4 2 (3.13%) Apple
4 2 (3.13%) Meraki
4 2 (3.13%) Remedy
5 1 (1.56%) arcserve
5 1 (1.56%) Civica
5 1 (1.56%) Dell
5 1 (1.56%) McAfee
5 1 (1.56%) Sage
5 1 (1.56%) Sophos
5 1 (1.56%) Wyse