Period
to 25 August 2019

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 25 August 2019 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
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 102 144
Rank change year-on-year +65 +42 +51
Contract jobs citing Windows 10 199 106 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.87% 2.13% 1.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.04% 11.34% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 42 37
Yorkshire median daily rate £180 £190 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +52.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £110 £110 £108
90th Percentile £450 £416 £280
England median daily rate £225 £275 £300
% change year-on-year -18.18% -8.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 33 9
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -13.79%
10th Percentile £9.92 £9.07 £9.76
90th Percentile £21.75 £24.75 £17.70
England median hourly rate £16.00 £15.86 £16.81
% change year-on-year +0.88% -5.62% +16.30%

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 946 935 830
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 23.15% 18.80% 19.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 550 473
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £140 £210 £157
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
England median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 91 61
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.56 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.02% +16.48% -13.67%
10th Percentile £10.92 £10.50 £9.34
90th Percentile £25.37 £43.25 £22.50
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 25 August 2019.

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 25 August 2019.

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 25 August 2019. 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 +59 107 £205 +26.15% 30
South Yorkshire +19 51 £140 -34.12% 5
North Yorkshire +18 22 £163 -53.57% 10
East Yorkshire +4 12 £110 -
Windows 10
England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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.

1 197 (98.99%) Windows
2 91 (45.73%) Active Directory
3 71 (35.68%) Microsoft
3 71 (35.68%) Windows 7
4 68 (34.17%) Office 365
5 62 (31.16%) Migration
6 41 (20.60%) Microsoft Office
7 39 (19.60%) Windows Server
8 33 (16.58%) SCCM
9 28 (14.07%) Driving Licence
10 27 (13.57%) ITIL
11 17 (8.54%) Azure
11 17 (8.54%) Finance
12 16 (8.04%) VMware
13 15 (7.54%) MS Exchange
13 15 (7.54%) Public Sector
14 14 (7.04%) LAN
14 14 (7.04%) WAN
14 14 (7.04%) SLA
15 13 (6.53%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (6.53%) QA
15 13 (6.53%) Problem-Solving
16 12 (6.03%) Project Management
17 11 (5.53%) DNS
17 11 (5.53%) PowerShell
18 10 (5.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 10 (5.03%) Windows 8
18 10 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
18 10 (5.03%) Change Management
19 9 (4.52%) DHCP

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 15 (7.54%) MS Exchange
2 7 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (3.52%) Skype for Business
3 6 (3.02%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.01%) CMS
6 1 (0.50%) Confluence
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 41 (20.60%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.51%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.01%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 68 (34.17%) Office 365
2 17 (8.54%) Azure
3 6 (3.02%) AWS
4 5 (2.51%) OneDrive
5 4 (2.01%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.50%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.04%) LAN
1 14 (7.04%) WAN
2 11 (5.53%) DNS
3 9 (4.52%) DHCP
4 8 (4.02%) Firewall
4 8 (4.02%) Skype
5 7 (3.52%) VPN
6 3 (1.51%) FTP
7 2 (1.01%) H.323
7 2 (1.01%) Internet
7 2 (1.01%) ISDN
7 2 (1.01%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.50%) Intranet
8 1 (0.50%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.50%) SAN
8 1 (0.50%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.01%) MSI
2 1 (0.50%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.50%) JIRA
2 1 (0.50%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 17 (8.54%) Finance
2 15 (7.54%) Public Sector
3 6 (3.02%) Banking
3 6 (3.02%) Local Government
4 4 (2.01%) Back Office
4 4 (2.01%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.01%) Retail
6 1 (0.50%) Advertising
6 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 38 (19.10%) Support Engineer
2 37 (18.59%) Windows Engineer
3 30 (15.08%) Desktop Engineer
4 26 (13.07%) Rollout Engineer
5 24 (12.06%) Desktop Support
6 22 (11.06%) Analyst
7 21 (10.55%) Deployment Engineer
8 17 (8.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 16 (8.04%) IT Support
10 15 (7.54%) Windows Rollout Engineer
11 14 (7.04%) IT Engineer
12 13 (6.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 11 (5.53%) Service Analyst
13 11 (5.53%) Service Desk Analyst
13 11 (5.53%) Windows Deployment Engineer
14 10 (5.03%) 2nd Line Support
15 9 (4.52%) 3rd Line Support
15 9 (4.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 9 (4.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 9 (4.52%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.51%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.50%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.07%) Driving Licence
2 7 (3.52%) iPhone
2 7 (3.52%) NHS
3 6 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.01%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.01%) PKI
5 3 (1.51%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.01%) CMDB
6 2 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.50%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.50%) iPad
7 1 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 197 (98.99%) Windows
2 71 (35.68%) Windows 7
3 39 (19.60%) Windows Server
4 13 (6.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (5.03%) Windows 8
5 10 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.52%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.51%) Windows 2000
8 3 (1.51%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (31.16%) Migration
2 27 (13.57%) ITIL
3 13 (6.53%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (6.03%) Project Management
5 10 (5.03%) Change Management
5 10 (5.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (4.02%) Break/Fix
7 7 (3.52%) Data Migration
8 6 (3.02%) Security Patching
8 6 (3.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (2.51%) Problem Management
9 5 (2.51%) Time Management
10 4 (2.01%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (2.01%) Application Packaging
10 4 (2.01%) Business Change Management
10 4 (2.01%) Logistics
10 4 (2.01%) PRINCE2
10 4 (2.01%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.01%) Use Case
11 3 (1.51%) Email Filtering
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.01%) SQL
3 1 (0.50%) C
3 1 (0.50%) Embedded C
3 1 (0.50%) VB
3 1 (0.50%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (3.02%) DBS Check
1 6 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.51%) MCSE
3 3 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.51%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.04%) SLA
2 13 (6.53%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 91 (45.73%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.52%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.01%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (2.01%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.51%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.51%) vSphere
5 3 (1.51%) XenApp
6 2 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (16.58%) SCCM
2 4 (2.01%) Perfmon
3 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.01%) WSUS
4 1 (0.50%) Ansible
4 1 (0.50%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.50%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.50%) Puppet
4 1 (0.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.50%) ThinApp
4 1 (0.50%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 71 (35.68%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.04%) VMware
3 6 (3.02%) Citrix
4 5 (2.51%) Cisco
4 5 (2.51%) HP
5 4 (2.01%) Apple
5 4 (2.01%) McAfee
5 4 (2.01%) Veeam
6 3 (1.51%) Adobe
6 3 (1.51%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.01%) Avaya
7 2 (1.01%) ConnectWise
7 2 (1.01%) Sophos
7 2 (1.01%) Symantec
8 1 (0.50%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.50%) Dell
8 1 (0.50%) Mitel
8 1 (0.50%) Remedy
8 1 (0.50%) Sage
8 1 (0.50%) Samsung