Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crewe 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 21 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
Cheshire > Crewe
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 - 1
Rank change year-on-year - +1 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows 15 0 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crewe 15.79% - 42.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 75.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 6
Crewe median daily rate £485 - £235
10th Percentile £458 - £178
90th Percentile £530 - £289
Cheshire median daily rate £313 £423 £325
% change year-on-year -26.04% +30.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 21
Crewe median hourly rate £24.00 - £17.33
10th Percentile £22.00 - £13.50
90th Percentile £26.00 - £17.77
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -3.70% -20.59% +13.33%

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 Crewe with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Crewe
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 20 2 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crewe 21.05% 5.88% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 6
Crewe median daily rate £485 - £235
10th Percentile £439 - £178
90th Percentile £548 - £289
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -11.76% +9.68% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 21
Crewe median hourly rate £24.00 - £17.33
10th Percentile £22.00 - £13.50
90th Percentile £26.00 - £17.77
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year -3.70% -19.83% +12.27%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Crewe

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Crewe

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Crewe

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crewe

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Crewe

For the 6 months to 21 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 Crewe region with a requirement for Windows.

1 12 (80.00%) Linux
1 12 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 12 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (80.00%) TeamCity
1 12 (80.00%) Puppet
1 12 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 12 (80.00%) Ansible
2 11 (73.33%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) Ruby
3 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 10 (66.67%) Web Services
3 10 (66.67%) Python
3 10 (66.67%) Bash Shell
4 9 (60.00%) Web Operations
5 8 (53.33%) DevOps
6 6 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (26.67%) Scrum
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
9 1 (6.67%) Task Automation
9 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
9 1 (6.67%) Terraform
9 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
9 1 (6.67%) Relational Database

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crewe 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 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) MaxDB
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 12 (80.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) WebOps Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Technical Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) SAP PI
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 12 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) Web Operations
4 8 (53.33%) DevOps
5 6 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (26.67%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.67%) ERP
7 1 (6.67%) Task Automation
7 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 10 (66.67%) Python
1 10 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (80.00%) Ansible
1 12 (80.00%) Puppet
2 11 (73.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Avaya
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) VMware