Period
to 14 December 2019

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 6 months to 14 December 2019 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
Hertfordshire > Rickmansworth
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 3 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows 38 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Rickmansworth 46.34% 36.62% 14.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 84.44% 74.29% 52.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Rickmansworth median daily rate £175 £139 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.35% -64.26% +86.75%
10th Percentile £156 £134 £356
90th Percentile £200 £141 £419
Hertfordshire median daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 7
Rickmansworth median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £13.24 £12.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £16.75 £15.25 £14.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.70% -10.00% +15.38%

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 Rickmansworth with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Rickmansworth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 45 35 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Rickmansworth 54.88% 49.30% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 4
Rickmansworth median daily rate £200 £380 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.37% -27.62% +72.13%
10th Percentile £160 £138 £403
90th Percentile £422 £394 £643
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £325 £366
% change year-on-year +15.38% -11.26% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 7
Rickmansworth median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £13.26 £12.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £16.75 £15.25 £14.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £15.93 £15.00
% change year-on-year -8.98% +6.20% +15.38%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in Rickmansworth

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

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 14 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Windows also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Rickmansworth region with a requirement for Windows.

1 31 (81.58%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (68.42%) VPN
2 26 (68.42%) OpenView
2 26 (68.42%) HP
3 24 (63.16%) Internet
4 22 (57.89%) Windows XP
5 16 (42.11%) Automotive
5 16 (42.11%) OVSD
6 9 (23.68%) Windows 10
7 5 (13.16%) Driving Licence
7 5 (13.16%) Android
7 5 (13.16%) iPhone
7 5 (13.16%) AS400
7 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
7 5 (13.16%) SLA
7 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
7 5 (13.16%) Blackberry
8 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
9 3 (7.89%) Office 365
9 3 (7.89%) AirWatch
9 3 (7.89%) Apple
10 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
11 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 1 (2.63%) Server Management

Windows
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 31 (81.58%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (68.42%) VPN
2 24 (63.16%) Internet
3 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
General
1 16 (42.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Analyst
1 16 (42.11%) Service Analyst
1 16 (42.11%) Service Desk Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Desktop Support
2 9 (23.68%) Service Desk Support
3 5 (13.16%) Deskside Support
3 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.63%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Deskside Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) AS400
1 5 (13.16%) Blackberry
1 5 (13.16%) Driving Licence
1 5 (13.16%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Windows XP
2 9 (23.68%) Windows 10
3 5 (13.16%) Android
4 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (2.63%) Server Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (68.42%) OpenView
2 16 (42.11%) OVSD
3 3 (7.89%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) HP
2 3 (7.89%) Apple