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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank - 78 64
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 0 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.59% 0.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.50% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £238 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £133 £285
% change year-on-year
+114.28% -53.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £80.38 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -8.47%
Windows Vista
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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
279 280 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.43% 23.79% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 103 61
Average daily rate £395 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £145 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £436 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 25 38
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.35 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% +5.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £112.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.38 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.90% -

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Vista across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Windows Vista also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Vista.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) EPoS
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) OVSD
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Java

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Windows Vista also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Vista. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) OVSD
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) VMware