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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cygwin
Rank 609 - 592
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cygwin 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% - 0.006%
As % of the System Software category 0.053% - 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £338 - £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -
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
5697 5258 5030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.15% 10.21% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3556 2921 2616
Median daily rate £390 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.92% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 435 646 613
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £32.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 2 May 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 - 3 £338 -
Cygwin
UK

Cygwin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) ClearCase
3 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) UML
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Subversion
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) Avionics
3 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
3 4 (57.14%) ANSI C
3 4 (57.14%) SpaceWire
4 3 (42.86%) Validation
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
5 2 (28.57%) ClearQuest
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) OpenGL
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) Perl

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Kinematics
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Doxygen
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) ClearCase
1 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) Bugzilla
2 2 (28.57%) ClearQuest
2 2 (28.57%) GCC
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
2 2 (28.57%) Mockito
2 2 (28.57%) NetBeans
2 2 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (14.29%) ProC
3 1 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 4 (57.14%) Avionics
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Automotive
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Validation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 2 (28.57%) JDBC
1 2 (28.57%) OpenCV
1 2 (28.57%) OpenGL
1 2 (28.57%) REST
1 2 (28.57%) RESTful
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (28.57%) Mechatronics
2 2 (28.57%) Robotics
2 2 (28.57%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) Validation
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
4 2 (28.57%) CMMI
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Signal Processing
4 2 (28.57%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) ANSI C
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (14.29%) AWK
6 1 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) COBOL
6 1 (14.29%) Korn
6 1 (14.29%) sed
6 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ECSS
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy