Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows
Essex > Chelmsford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 0
Contract jobs citing Windows 4 21 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 7.41% 26.58% 17.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 20 13
Chelmsford median daily rate £200 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.86% +27.27% +52.78%
10th Percentile £176 £199 £188
90th Percentile £224 £476 £413
Essex median daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 11
Chelmsford median hourly rate £17.50 - £37.50
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -13.16% +15.15%

Windows is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Chelmsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4 21 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 7.41% 26.58% 18.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 20 15
Chelmsford median daily rate £200 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.86% +16.67% -0.83%
10th Percentile £176 £199 £191
90th Percentile £224 £476 £406
Essex median daily rate £425 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 11
Chelmsford median hourly rate £17.50 - £37.50
Essex median hourly rate £33.25 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +101.50% -13.16% +15.15%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

Job postings citing Windows as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Chelmsford

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows in Chelmsford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Chelmsford

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 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 Chelmsford region with a requirement for Windows.

1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) ZENworks
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) IT Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Security Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Security Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow