The table below looks at the statistics for Cygwin skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cygwin over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cygwin
Rank 623 622 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Cygwin 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.002% -
As % of the System Software category 0.017% 0.019% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Cygwin
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6017 5382 5438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.15% 10.22% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3860 3106 3034
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 377 578 676
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £42.05 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

Cygwin
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Cygwin as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Cygwin Jobs Demand Trend in England

Cygwin
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cygwin across the England region.

Cygwin Daily Rate Trend in England

Cygwin
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cygwin across the England region.

Cygwin Hourly Rate Trend in England

Cygwin
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cygwin within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +5 1 - -
Cygwin
UK

Cygwin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cygwin also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Cygwin.

1 2 (66.67%) Validation
1 2 (66.67%) Doxygen
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) GCC
1 2 (66.67%) Emacs
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) FireEye
2 1 (33.33%) QRadar
2 1 (33.33%) MISRA C
2 1 (33.33%) MISRA
2 1 (33.33%) ECSS
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) GCFE
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (33.33%) EnCase
2 1 (33.33%) RSA Archer
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) CFCE
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) EnCE
2 1 (33.33%) Fiddler
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial

Cygwin
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Emacs
1 2 (66.67%) GCC
2 1 (33.33%) Fiddler
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Validation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) IC Design
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CFCE
2 1 (33.33%) EnCE
2 1 (33.33%) GCFA
2 1 (33.33%) GCFE
2 1 (33.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ECSS
1 1 (33.33%) MISRA
1 1 (33.33%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) EnCase
1 1 (33.33%) QRadar
1 1 (33.33%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) FireEye
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Sourcefire
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec