The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Vista
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 51 74 78
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 18 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.10% 0.20% 1.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.57% 0.92% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 7
Median daily rate £474 £530 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.61% +265.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £530 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £211
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £238 £175
% change year-on-year
+47.36% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £18.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.84 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+6.88% +29.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
210 218 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.48% 22.34% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 76 119
Median daily rate £358 £375 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% +33.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 24
Median hourly rate £11.50 £16.21 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.05% +8.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £37.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Windows Vista as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Vista across the Buckinghamshire region.

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Vista across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Windows Vista Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Vista within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +21 15 £488 -8.01%
Windows Vista
South East

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Vista 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 22 (68.75%) SC Cleared
3 22 (68.75%) Security Cleared
4 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 12 (37.50%) MS Office
5 12 (37.50%) Patch Management
6 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
6 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
6 11 (34.38%) Citrix
6 11 (34.38%) IPsec
7 10 (31.25%) Internet
7 10 (31.25%) SMTP
7 10 (31.25%) Client/Server
7 10 (31.25%) Oracle
7 10 (31.25%) CISSP
7 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (31.25%) Information Assurance
7 10 (31.25%) CESG
7 10 (31.25%) Cryptography
7 10 (31.25%) CESG Certified Professional
8 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
8 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (21.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 7 (21.88%) HP
9 7 (21.88%) ITIL
9 7 (21.88%) SCCM
9 7 (21.88%) Windows 8
9 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (18.75%) Security Patching

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Office
2 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.25%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) IPsec
2 10 (31.25%) Internet
2 10 (31.25%) SMTP
3 6 (18.75%) FTP
3 6 (18.75%) SSH
4 4 (12.50%) Wireless
5 3 (9.38%) DHCP
6 2 (6.25%) DNS
6 2 (6.25%) Firewall
6 2 (6.25%) Network Security
6 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.25%) VPN
7 1 (3.13%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Security Advisor
2 5 (15.63%) Deployment Specialist
3 4 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Information Assurance Leader
4 3 (9.38%) Service Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Data Centre Technician
5 1 (3.13%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Security Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Security Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Deployment Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) CESG
1 10 (31.25%) Client/Server
1 10 (31.25%) Cryptography
2 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) CMDB
4 1 (3.13%) PKI
4 1 (3.13%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (21.88%) Windows 8
4 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (18.75%) Unix
5 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Patch Management
2 10 (31.25%) Information Assurance
3 7 (21.88%) ITIL
4 6 (18.75%) Fuzz Testing
4 6 (18.75%) OWASP
4 6 (18.75%) Security Patching
5 5 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (15.63%) ISMS
5 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
5 5 (15.63%) Security Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Service Management
6 4 (12.50%) Software Deployment
7 3 (9.38%) Problem Management
7 3 (9.38%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (9.38%) Time Management
8 1 (3.13%) DNA
8 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) VB
2 4 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (68.75%) SC Cleared
1 22 (68.75%) Security Cleared
2 10 (31.25%) CESG Certified Professional
2 10 (31.25%) CISSP
3 4 (12.50%) CEH
4 1 (3.13%) CCA
4 1 (3.13%) CCAA
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) RMADS
2 3 (9.38%) SLA
3 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 26 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) Sendmail
3 1 (3.13%) BitLocker
3 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) XenApp
3 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 7 (21.88%) SCCM
2 6 (18.75%) BladeLogic
2 6 (18.75%) WSUS
3 1 (3.13%) AppDNA
3 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.13%) OpenView
3 1 (3.13%) OVSD
3 1 (3.13%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) Citrix
3 10 (31.25%) Oracle
4 7 (21.88%) HP
5 6 (18.75%) Remedy
6 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco
6 2 (6.25%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.13%) Clearswift
7 1 (3.13%) F5
7 1 (3.13%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.13%) Juniper
7 1 (3.13%) Symantec
7 1 (3.13%) VMware