Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in St Albans 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 25 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
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 7 7
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows 1 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in St Albans 3.85% 15.00% 9.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 33.33% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
St Albans median daily rate - £375 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -31.82% -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
St Albans median hourly rate - £11.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -21.43% -74.55%
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year +5.45% -5.17% +3.57%

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 St Albans with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
St Albans
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 2 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in St Albans 7.69% 45.00% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 3
St Albans median daily rate £463 £308 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.16% -44.00% +22.22%
10th Percentile £456 £300 £405
90th Percentile £469 £365 £575
Hertfordshire median daily rate £370 £365 £344
% change year-on-year +1.37% +6.18% -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
St Albans median hourly rate - £11.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -21.43% -74.55%
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year +5.45% -8.33% +3.45%

Windows
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows in St Albans

Windows
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows in St Albans

Windows
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows in St Albans

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 St Albans region with a requirement for Windows.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Panasonic
1 1 (100.00%) BitLocker

Windows
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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%) Support Engineer
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) BitLocker
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Panasonic
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos