Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Cygwin skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cygwin over the 6 months to 20 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.

Cygwin
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 846 873 869
Rank change year-on-year +27 -4 -24
Contract jobs citing Cygwin 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.003% 0.003% 0.002%
As % of the System Software category 0.025% 0.025% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
England median daily rate - - -
UK median daily rate - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Cygwin is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 11982 11917 10783
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.74% 12.33% 10.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7852 7543 6251
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
10th Percentile £163 £175 £159
90th Percentile £613 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 658 801 1171
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.50 £10.09
90th Percentile £47.25 £39.38 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

Cygwin
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Cygwin as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cygwin in England

Cygwin
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cygwin in England

Cygwin
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cygwin in England

Cygwin
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cygwin within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England -15 3 - -
Cygwin
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cygwin 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 England region with a requirement for Cygwin.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Automotive
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Avionics
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (66.67%) SpaceWire
2 2 (66.67%) ECSS
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) CMMI
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) ANSI C

Cygwin
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SpaceWire
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 3 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (100.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 3 (100.00%) Automotive
1 3 (100.00%) Avionics
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Validation Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) CMMI
3 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ECSS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat