Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 January 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 8
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 27 -
Contract jobs citing Windows 8 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough - 2.54% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 8.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Slough median daily rate - £305 -
Berkshire median daily rate £113 £190 £306
% change year-on-year -40.79% -37.96% -15.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -

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 Slough with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 57 80 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 17.07% 28.99% 25.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 51 47
Slough median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -1.41%
10th Percentile £208 £200 £200
90th Percentile £500 £481 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 3
Slough median hourly rate £16.25 - £17.00
10th Percentile £12.45 - £14.90
90th Percentile £20.00 - £19.10
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.20 £17.28
% change year-on-year +13.64% -23.61% -44.08%

Windows 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows 8 in Slough

Windows 8
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows 8 in Slough

Windows 8
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows 8 in Slough