The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Rickmansworth 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
Hertfordshire / Rickmansworth
Rank - 2 6
Contract jobs citing Windows 0 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Rickmansworth - 28.57% 14.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 83.33% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £315 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £340 £320
% change year-on-year +1.47% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
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 Rickmansworth with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Rickmansworth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1 12 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Rickmansworth 11.11% 34.29% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 9
Median daily rate £313 £185 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.91% -50.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £335
% change year-on-year +6.89% +8.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
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 Rickmansworth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Rickmansworth 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 Rickmansworth

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in Rickmansworth

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Rickmansworth

Windows
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

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 Rickmansworth region with a requirement for Windows.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (50.00%) Android Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Android Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Cordova Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) VMWare Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin