The table below looks at the statistics for Cygwin skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cygwin over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cygwin
Rank 406 417 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Cygwin 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.005% -
As % of the System Software category 0.100% 0.051% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £450 £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
Cygwin
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 London region.

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2004 1951 1864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.46% 9.19% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1360 1275 1134
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £536
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 116 111
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.31 £17.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.99% +0.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.60 £28.75 £32.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Cygwin
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cygwin across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Cygwin Jobs Demand Trend in London

Cygwin
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Cygwin Daily Rate Trend in London

Cygwin
Top 25 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Cygwin 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 Cygwin.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) CA Wily
1 2 (100.00%) Mockito
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) REST

Cygwin
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Cygwin 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 Cygwin. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Maven
1 2 (100.00%) Mockito
1 2 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) JDBC
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle