The table below looks at the statistics for Windows 8 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows 8
Rank - 16 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage - 1.33% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £200 £270
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.79%
Windows 8
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 34.21% 34.67% 34.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 6
Median daily rate £375 £120 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+212.50% -62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £120 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £204 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +18.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows 8
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stevenage 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 Stevenage

Windows 8
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Windows 8 Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage