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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 84 63 53
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 1 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.084% 1.42% 2.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.37% 5.68% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Average daily rate
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£275 £160 £143
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% +12.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £246 £123 £228
% change year-on-year
+101.02% -46.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £145.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +866.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.38 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -7.25%
Windows Vista
South East

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
270 264 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.59% 25.02% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 104 56
Average daily rate £343 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £110 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £436 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 27 26
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.44 £9.60 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.14 £20.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.35 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+0.97% -6.96%

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
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Vista within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - - - - 1
Windows Vista
South East

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (65.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (60.00%) Windows 8
4 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 12 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 12 (60.00%) MCSE
4 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (50.00%) Backup Exec
6 10 (50.00%) OVSD
6 10 (50.00%) ITIL
6 10 (50.00%) MCP
7 8 (40.00%) SQL
8 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (30.00%) Service Management
8 6 (30.00%) Citrix
9 5 (25.00%) Retail
9 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 5 (25.00%) EPoS
9 5 (25.00%) UNIX
9 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
11 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
11 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
11 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Analyst
2 11 (55.00%) 1st Line Support
3 10 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 10 (50.00%) Service Analyst
3 10 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (45.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) EPoS
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (65.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (60.00%) Windows 8
5 5 (25.00%) UNIX
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Service Management
3 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) MCSE
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (50.00%) MCP
3 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Xen
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 10 (50.00%) OVSD
2 1 (5.00%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) EMC
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Altiris