The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 2 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank 54 58 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.78% 0.16% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.25% 0.73% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Median daily rate £300 £220 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £155 £175 £200
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +17.85%
Windows 8
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
154 137 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.14% 21.27% 25.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 70 96
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £165 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 17
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £16.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.14 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £37.40 £65.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Windows 8 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows 8 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Windows 8
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 8 across the Hertfordshire region.

Windows 8 Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Windows 8
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows 8 across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Windows 8 Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Windows 8
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 across the Hertfordshire region.

Windows 8 Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Windows 8
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 Windows 8 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Rickmansworth - 2 £145 -
Windows 8
East of England

Windows 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 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 Windows 8.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) DNS

Windows 8
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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Data Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
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