Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 15 December 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 95 98
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 -
Contract jobs citing Cygwin 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.12% 0.070% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 1.00% 0.56% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate - - -
East of England median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 200 178 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 12.43% 12.45% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 88 95
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% -9.38% +33.33%
10th Percentile £192 £186 £163
90th Percentile £575 £525 £488
East of England median daily rate £361 £325 £328
% change year-on-year +11.08% -0.76% +9.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 31
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £11.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.13% -25.81% -27.91%
10th Percentile £13.25 £9.24 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.25 £17.40 £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.81 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.85% - -5.71%

Cygwin
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cygwin in Hertfordshire

Cygwin
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cygwin in Hertfordshire

Cygwin
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cygwin within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Stevenage -5 2 - -
Cygwin
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Cygwin.

1 2 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Avionics
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) SpaceWire
2 1 (50.00%) ECSS
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Cygwin
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) SpaceWire
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (100.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
1 2 (100.00%) Avionics
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Validation Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ECSS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat