Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 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
Cambridgeshire > Huntingdon
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows 20 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Huntingdon 36.36% 30.95% 13.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 72.22% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 2
Huntingdon median daily rate £550 £190 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +189.47% -33.33% -
10th Percentile £486 £69 £176
90th Percentile £591 £480 £402
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +44.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Huntingdon median hourly rate £16.17 £12.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.36% -19.35% +40.91%
10th Percentile £13.90 £11.25 £13.70
90th Percentile £17.37 £13.75 £18.10
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.07 £16.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year +3.42% +22.22% -33.74%

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 Huntingdon with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Huntingdon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 20 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Huntingdon 36.36% 42.86% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 3
Huntingdon median daily rate £550 £235 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +134.04% -44.05% +20.00%
10th Percentile £486 £69 £202
90th Percentile £591 £480 £446
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £339 £375
% change year-on-year +3.32% -9.67% +20.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Huntingdon median hourly rate £16.17 £12.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.36% -19.35% +40.91%
10th Percentile £13.90 £11.25 £13.70
90th Percentile £17.37 £13.75 £18.10
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £28.94 £13.50
% change year-on-year +38.23% +114.35% -46.00%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Huntingdon

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows in Huntingdon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Huntingdon

For the 6 months to 17 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 Huntingdon region with a requirement for Windows.

1 13 (65.00%) Office 365
1 13 (65.00%) Windows 10
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (50.00%) MCSE
4 9 (45.00%) Citrix
5 7 (35.00%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (35.00%) Skype for Business
5 7 (35.00%) Skype
5 7 (35.00%) Service Design
6 6 (30.00%) XenApp
7 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (25.00%) NetScaler
7 5 (25.00%) AppDNA
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (25.00%) AppSense
8 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (20.00%) Unified Communications
8 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (15.00%) Migration
10 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
10 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure

Windows
Co-occurring 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 7 (35.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (65.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) OneDrive
2 2 (10.00%) Yammer
3 1 (5.00%) G Suite
3 1 (5.00%) PaaS
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Skype
2 5 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 4 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Desktop Support
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows 10
2 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Android
5 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.00%) Unix
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Service Design
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.00%) Break/Fix
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Line Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (50.00%) MCSE
3 7 (35.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCITP
4 1 (5.00%) MCP
4 1 (5.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) XenApp
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) AppDNA
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) Citrix
3 5 (25.00%) AppSense
4 1 (5.00%) Adobe
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) McAfee
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec
4 1 (5.00%) VMware