The table below looks at the statistics for Cygwin skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cygwin over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cygwin
Rank 54 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Cygwin 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.16% 0.12% -
As % of the System Software category 1.54% 0.68% -
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
East of England

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

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
65 146 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.35% 17.91% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 72 42
Median daily rate £325 £350 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +23.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £438 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 24 10
Median hourly rate £14.25 £32.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.15% +106.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £9.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.35 £40.00 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

Cygwin
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cygwin Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Cygwin
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cygwin Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Cygwin
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cygwin within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Stevenage +4 1 - -
Cygwin
East of England

Cygwin
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Cygwin.

1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) Avionics
2 2 (66.67%) GCC
2 2 (66.67%) ANSI C
2 2 (66.67%) SpaceWire
2 2 (66.67%) ECSS
2 2 (66.67%) Doxygen
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) ClearCase
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) ClearQuest
3 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Unix

Cygwin
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (33.33%) Kinematics
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SpaceWire
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) ClearCase
1 2 (66.67%) GCC
2 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (33.33%) ClearQuest
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) Emacs
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (66.67%) Avionics
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (33.33%) OpenCV
1 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (33.33%) Mechatronics
2 1 (33.33%) Robotics
2 1 (33.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
3 1 (33.33%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) ANSI C
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ECSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat