Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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 8
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 30 31
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1 +9
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 5 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.36% 0.44% 3.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 1.47% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Peterborough median daily rate - - £150
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £115 £83 £131
% change year-on-year +39.39% -37.14% -13.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Peterborough median hourly rate £15.00 - £14.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £14.50
% change year-on-year +0.72% +19.83% -1.69%

Windows 8 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 Peterborough with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 55 68 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 14.99% 29.96% 28.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 15
Peterborough median daily rate £260 £270 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +58.82% -24.44%
10th Percentile £143 £101 £116
90th Percentile £309 £454 £458
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +6.06% -12.00% +20.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 35
Peterborough median hourly rate £14.50 £36.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.27% +204.17% -17.24%
10th Percentile £11.50 £9.35 £9.45
90th Percentile £28.43 £47.43 £24.25
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £31.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +30.65% +129.63% -46.00%

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 23 November 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) ITSM
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (40.00%) iPad
3 2 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) iPhone
4 1 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Intranet
4 1 (20.00%) Internet

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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
1 2 (40.00%) iPhone
1 2 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft