The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough with a requirement for Windows 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows 8 over the 3 months to 29 June 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 8
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 18 22
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4  
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.06% 1.01% 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 3.23% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Peterborough median daily rate - £90 -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £100 £104 -
% change year-on-year -3.61% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate £13.00 - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £19.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% +1.31%  

Windows 8 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 Peterborough with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 14 31 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 14.89% 31.31% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 25 19
Peterborough median daily rate £266 £174 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.01% -22.66%  
10th Percentile £184 £92 £223
90th Percentile £1,000 £344 £345
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £280 £350 £338
% change year-on-year -20.00% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 54
Peterborough median hourly rate £17.25 £10.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.50% -52.38%  
10th Percentile £13.00 £9.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £25.65 £31.50 £24.25
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year - -23.91%  

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

Job postings citing Windows 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Peterborough.

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Peterborough

Windows 8
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows 8 in Peterborough.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 8 in Peterborough

Windows 8
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows 8 in Peterborough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 8 in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Windows 8.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10

Windows 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory