Period
to 28 January 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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 39 67 100
Rank change year-on-year +28 +33 +70
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 156 150 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.98% 3.09% 2.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.58% 14.68% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 66 68
Yorkshire median daily rate £200 £306 £161
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.69% +89.92% +2.38%
10th Percentile £120 £125 £113
90th Percentile £450 £500 £339
England median daily rate £200 £250 £265
% change year-on-year -20.00% -5.66% -15.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 39 12
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.74 £12.50 £12.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.92% +2.97% +4.43%
10th Percentile £9.80 £9.70 £10.28
90th Percentile £21.75 £21.50 £16.59
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.93 £15.86
% change year-on-year +0.44% +0.44% +5.73%

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 723 1,022 836
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 23.08% 21.03% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 595 530
Yorkshire median daily rate £395 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £149 £200 £137
90th Percentile £575 £550 £551
England median daily rate £413 £426 £425
% change year-on-year -3.23% +0.29% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 104 65
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.76 £14.85 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.13% +6.07% +2.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.40 £10.35
90th Percentile £21.35 £34.63 £21.45
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 28 January 2020.

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 28 January 2020.

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 28 January 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 +31 83 £265 -25.87% 35
South Yorkshire +31 34 £226 -29.02% 13
North Yorkshire +3 21 £195 -22.00% 6
East Yorkshire +1 9 £135 +5.88% 3
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 156 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (44.23%) Windows 7
3 62 (39.74%) Active Directory
4 58 (37.18%) Microsoft
5 50 (32.05%) Office 365
6 39 (25.00%) SCCM
7 38 (24.36%) Migration
8 29 (18.59%) Microsoft Office
9 25 (16.03%) Windows Server
10 21 (13.46%) Driving Licence
11 20 (12.82%) Azure
12 18 (11.54%) ITIL
12 18 (11.54%) VMware
13 17 (10.90%) Break/Fix
14 15 (9.62%) Skype
15 14 (8.97%) Public Sector
16 13 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
17 12 (7.69%) Service Management
17 12 (7.69%) Skype for Business
17 12 (7.69%) PowerShell
18 11 (7.05%) Problem-Solving
19 10 (6.41%) Apple
19 10 (6.41%) Windows XP
19 10 (6.41%) SLA
20 9 (5.77%) HP
20 9 (5.77%) MS Exchange
20 9 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
20 9 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 8 (5.13%) OneDrive
21 8 (5.13%) LAN

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 12 (7.69%) Skype for Business
2 9 (5.77%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.49%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 29 (18.59%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 50 (32.05%) Office 365
2 20 (12.82%) Azure
3 8 (5.13%) OneDrive
4 7 (4.49%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.28%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.62%) Skype
2 8 (5.13%) LAN
3 7 (4.49%) WAN
3 7 (4.49%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (3.85%) Internet
4 6 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.21%) VPN
6 4 (2.56%) Firewall
6 4 (2.56%) H.323
6 4 (2.56%) ISDN
6 4 (2.56%) NetScaler
7 3 (1.92%) DNS
7 3 (1.92%) VLAN
7 3 (1.92%) VoIP
8 2 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.28%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.28%) SSH
8 2 (1.28%) SSL
9 1 (0.64%) SAN
9 1 (0.64%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (1.92%) MSI
2 2 (1.28%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.64%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 14 (8.97%) Public Sector
2 8 (5.13%) Finance
3 4 (2.56%) Banking
4 3 (1.92%) Back Office
4 3 (1.92%) Games
5 2 (1.28%) Law
5 2 (1.28%) Local Government
5 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (21.15%) Windows Engineer
2 31 (19.87%) Support Engineer
3 27 (17.31%) Rollout Engineer
4 25 (16.03%) Deployment Engineer
5 23 (14.74%) Desktop Engineer
6 19 (12.18%) Desktop Support
7 17 (10.90%) Windows Deployment Engineer
8 13 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
8 13 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 12 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 11 (7.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 10 (6.41%) Analyst
11 10 (6.41%) IT Support
12 9 (5.77%) IT Engineer
12 9 (5.77%) Windows Rollout Engineer
13 8 (5.13%) Mobile Engineer
14 7 (4.49%) 2nd Line Support
15 6 (3.85%) Field Engineer
15 6 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 6 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.28%) LAMP
1 2 (1.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.46%) Driving Licence
2 7 (4.49%) NHS
3 5 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.21%) Chip and PIN
3 5 (3.21%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.21%) iPad
3 5 (3.21%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (2.56%) iPhone
5 3 (1.92%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (1.92%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.28%) User Experience
7 1 (0.64%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.64%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 156 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (44.23%) Windows 7
3 25 (16.03%) Windows Server
4 13 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (6.41%) Windows XP
6 7 (4.49%) Windows 8
6 7 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.21%) Android
7 5 (3.21%) Linux
8 4 (2.56%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.28%) CentOS
9 2 (1.28%) Debian
9 2 (1.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (24.36%) Migration
2 18 (11.54%) ITIL
3 17 (10.90%) Break/Fix
4 12 (7.69%) Service Management
5 11 (7.05%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (3.85%) Application Packaging
7 6 (3.85%) Change Management
8 5 (3.21%) Change Control
8 5 (3.21%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.21%) Time Management
9 4 (2.56%) Asset Management
9 4 (2.56%) ITSM
9 4 (2.56%) Service Delivery
10 3 (1.92%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (1.92%) Release Management
10 3 (1.92%) Software Asset Management
10 3 (1.92%) Statistics
11 2 (1.28%) Patch Management
11 2 (1.28%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.64%) SQL
2 1 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (3.21%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (2.56%) DBS Check
2 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.28%) MCSE
4 1 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.64%) CCA
4 1 (0.64%) CCNA
4 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.41%) SLA
2 2 (1.28%) GDPR
2 2 (1.28%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 62 (39.74%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.49%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (3.85%) XenDesktop
5 5 (3.21%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.21%) XenApp
6 4 (2.56%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.28%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.28%) vSphere
8 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 39 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (1.92%) WSUS
2 3 (1.92%) XenMobile
3 2 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.28%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.64%) ThinApp
4 1 (0.64%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 58 (37.18%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.54%) VMware
3 10 (6.41%) Apple
4 9 (5.77%) HP
5 8 (5.13%) Cisco
6 7 (4.49%) Citrix
7 6 (3.85%) Symantec
8 4 (2.56%) Adobe
8 4 (2.56%) Samsung
9 3 (1.92%) Altiris
9 3 (1.92%) McAfee
9 3 (1.92%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.28%) Dell
10 2 (1.28%) Infoblox
10 2 (1.28%) Sony
10 2 (1.28%) Sophos
10 2 (1.28%) Veeam
11 1 (0.64%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.64%) Ivanti
11 1 (0.64%) Perforce