Period
to 29 March 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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 85 112
Rank change year-on-year +55 +27 +35
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 156 124 92
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.47% 2.61% 1.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.84% 11.61% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 57 56
Median daily rate £185 £213 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.82% +32.81% +28.00%
10th Percentile £115 £116 £113
90th Percentile £436 £525 £341
England median daily rate £190 £250 £275
% change year-on-year -24.00% -9.09% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 28 16
Median hourly rate £14.37 £14.50 £11.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.90% +23.09% -0.80%
10th Percentile £10.05 £10.40 £10.38
90th Percentile £22.20 £21.50 £17.72
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.68
% change year-on-year - +5.23% -2.00%

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 628 1,068 957
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.00% 22.50% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 625 619
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £150 £177 £160
90th Percentile £600 £550 £550
England median daily rate £425 £433 £438
% change year-on-year -1.85% -1.03% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 86 75
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.26% +9.62%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £22.75 £30.38 £35.00
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.38
% change year-on-year - +0.72% +5.30%

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 29 March 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Windows 10 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 29 March 2020.

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 29 March 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 +48 89 £184 -33.16% 22
South Yorkshire +27 26 £138 -52.17% 6
North Yorkshire +10 26 £275 +37.50% 6
East Yorkshire +6 9 £175 +37.25% 2
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 151 (96.79%) Windows
2 65 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 57 (36.54%) Windows 7
4 55 (35.26%) Microsoft
5 51 (32.69%) Office 365
6 29 (18.59%) Microsoft Office
7 26 (16.67%) SCCM
8 25 (16.03%) Migration
9 23 (14.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (12.82%) Windows Server 2016
11 19 (12.18%) Public Sector
11 19 (12.18%) VMware
12 18 (11.54%) Windows Server
13 17 (10.90%) Driving Licence
13 17 (10.90%) Citrix
13 17 (10.90%) ITIL
14 13 (8.33%) PowerShell
14 13 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (7.69%) VPN
16 11 (7.05%) SLA
16 11 (7.05%) Skype
16 11 (7.05%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (7.05%) Azure
16 11 (7.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 10 (6.41%) VMware ESXi
17 10 (6.41%) MS Exchange
17 10 (6.41%) Apple
18 9 (5.77%) Microsoft App-V
18 9 (5.77%) Citrix Certification
18 9 (5.77%) XenApp

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 (6.41%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.13%) Skype for Business
3 5 (3.21%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.64%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (18.59%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.64%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 51 (32.69%) Office 365
2 11 (7.05%) Azure
3 8 (5.13%) OneDrive
4 5 (3.21%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.69%) VPN
2 11 (7.05%) Skype
3 9 (5.77%) NetScaler
4 7 (4.49%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.21%) DHCP
5 5 (3.21%) LAN
5 5 (3.21%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (2.56%) DNS
6 4 (2.56%) Firewall
6 4 (2.56%) Internet
6 4 (2.56%) WAN
7 3 (1.92%) 5G
7 3 (1.92%) VoIP
8 2 (1.28%) H.323
8 2 (1.28%) ISDN
9 1 (0.64%) MPLS
9 1 (0.64%) SAN
9 1 (0.64%) VLAN
9 1 (0.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (0.64%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Hudson
1 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (12.18%) Public Sector
2 7 (4.49%) Finance
3 5 (3.21%) Law
4 3 (1.92%) Local Government
5 2 (1.28%) Games
5 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.64%) Back Office
6 1 (0.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (23.72%) Windows Engineer
2 26 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
3 24 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 20 (12.82%) Rollout Engineer
5 19 (12.18%) Analyst
5 19 (12.18%) Windows Deployment Engineer
6 16 (10.26%) Desktop Support
7 15 (9.62%) IT Support
8 12 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
8 12 (7.69%) IT Engineer
8 12 (7.69%) Windows Rollout Engineer
9 10 (6.41%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (5.77%) IT Support Engineer
11 8 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support
12 7 (4.49%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 7 (4.49%) Service Analyst
12 7 (4.49%) Service Desk Analyst
13 6 (3.85%) Field Engineer
13 6 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.90%) Driving Licence
2 7 (4.49%) Chip and PIN
2 7 (4.49%) NHS
3 5 (3.21%) iPad
3 5 (3.21%) User Experience
4 4 (2.56%) iPhone
5 3 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.92%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.28%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.64%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 151 (96.79%) Windows
2 57 (36.54%) Windows 7
3 23 (14.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (12.82%) Windows Server 2016
5 18 (11.54%) Windows Server
6 13 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (4.49%) Windows XP
8 6 (3.85%) Android
9 5 (3.21%) Mac OS
10 4 (2.56%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.92%) Linux
11 3 (1.92%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.03%) Migration
2 17 (10.90%) ITIL
3 11 (7.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 8 (5.13%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (5.13%) Service Management
5 6 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (3.85%) Break/Fix
6 4 (2.56%) Application Rationalisation
6 4 (2.56%) Software Deployment
6 4 (2.56%) Time Management
7 3 (1.92%) Asset Management
7 3 (1.92%) Change Control
7 3 (1.92%) Change Management
7 3 (1.92%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (1.92%) Security Patching
7 3 (1.92%) Software Asset Management
8 2 (1.28%) Information Security
8 2 (1.28%) Information Security Management
8 2 (1.28%) Security Management
8 2 (1.28%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (5.77%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (2.56%) CCA
2 4 (2.56%) DBS Check
2 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.64%) MCP
3 1 (0.64%) MCSE
3 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.05%) SLA
2 6 (3.85%) GDPR
3 2 (1.28%) QA
4 1 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 65 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.41%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (5.77%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (5.77%) XenApp
4 9 (5.77%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.92%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.92%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.28%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 26 (16.67%) SCCM
2 5 (3.21%) XenMobile
3 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.92%) SCOM
4 3 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.92%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.64%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (35.26%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.18%) VMware
3 17 (10.90%) Citrix
4 10 (6.41%) Apple
5 8 (5.13%) McAfee
5 8 (5.13%) Symantec
6 7 (4.49%) HP
7 5 (3.21%) Altiris
8 4 (2.56%) Cisco
8 4 (2.56%) Samsung
9 3 (1.92%) Adobe
9 3 (1.92%) Infoblox
10 2 (1.28%) Meraki
10 2 (1.28%) Remedy
10 2 (1.28%) Sony
10 2 (1.28%) Wyse
11 1 (0.64%) arcserve
11 1 (0.64%) Civica
11 1 (0.64%) Mitel
11 1 (0.64%) Sophos