The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crewe 2.27% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £294 £325
% change year-on-year
-25.10% -9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -37.77%
Windows 8
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Crewe region.

Operating Systems Category
Crewe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
22 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crewe 50.00% 32.35% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Average daily rate £200 £325 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +62.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 0
Average hourly rate £17.33 £16.16 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 across the Crewe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

Windows 8
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crewe region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Payables

Windows 8
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crewe region citing Windows 8 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows 8. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix