Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Windows Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Windows Engineer
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester - - 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median daily rate - - -
Cheshire median daily rate £394 £275 £240
% change year-on-year +43.18% +14.58% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 -
% change year-on-year +2.94% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Chester
Contract vacancies in Chester with a recognized job title 207 283 289
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.73% 94.65% 94.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 244 182
Chester median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £231 £236 £290
90th Percentile £498 £525 £518
Cheshire median daily rate £405 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +1.25% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 28
Chester median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -16.86% -38.76%
10th Percentile £11.23 £13.25 £12.13
90th Percentile £22.40 £15.15 £34.13
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £16.84
% change year-on-year -12.52% -11.76% +4.21%

Windows Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings that featured Windows Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Engineer in Chester

Windows Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Engineer in Chester

Windows Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Engineer in Chester