The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Huntingdon with a requirement for Windows skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows
Cambridgeshire / Huntingdon
Rank 7 - 3
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Windows 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Huntingdon 18.92% - 25.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 87.50% - 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £130 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £340 £320
% change year-on-year +1.47% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.45% +6.89%  

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

Contract Operating System Skills
Huntingdon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8 4 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Huntingdon 21.62% 20.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Median daily rate £130 £530 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -75.47% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £335
% change year-on-year +6.89% +8.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.15 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -8.18% +6.45%  

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Huntingdon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Huntingdon citing Windows as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows in Huntingdon

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Huntingdon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Huntingdon

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Huntingdon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Huntingdon

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huntingdon

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Huntingdon region with a requirement for Windows.

1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (33.33%) SLA
4 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (8.33%) iPad
7 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (8.33%) Veeam
7 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
7 1 (8.33%) Adobe
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (8.33%) SystmOne
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (8.33%) MobileIron
7 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
7 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (8.33%) DameWare
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL
7 1 (8.33%) MCP
7 1 (8.33%) MCSE
7 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
7 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (8.33%) VPN
7 1 (8.33%) Citrix

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Huntingdon 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 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SystmOne
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Support Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (41.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support
5 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (16.67%) Field Engineer
6 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
6 2 (16.67%) IT Support
6 2 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Support
7 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
1 1 (8.33%) iPhone
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Terminal Server
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) DameWare
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Kaspersky
3 1 (8.33%) MobileIron
3 1 (8.33%) Veeam