The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 65 58 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 3 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.36% 0.40% 1.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.24% 1.66% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £190 £225
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £16.92 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-17.25% +23.05%
Windows Vista
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
241 181 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 28.62% 23.91% 35.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 70 106
Average daily rate £339 £300 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.91% -10.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £180 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 33 84
Average hourly rate £22.00 £16.25 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% -51.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Vista across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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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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
Cambridge -15 1 - -
Windows Vista
East of England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
3 5 (55.56%) SCCM
4 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 4 (44.44%) SMS
4 4 (44.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (44.44%) AppSense
4 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (44.44%) InstallShield
4 4 (44.44%) AdminStudio
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
6 2 (22.22%) Windows NT
6 2 (22.22%) VBScript
6 2 (22.22%) MSI
6 2 (22.22%) Wise Package Studio
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (11.11%) PowerShell

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SMS
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) InstallShield
1 4 (44.44%) AdminStudio
2 2 (22.22%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (22.22%) MSI
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Packager
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
4 2 (22.22%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
1 1 (11.11%) Validation
1 1 (11.11%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) SCCM
2 4 (44.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) AppSense
3 2 (22.22%) VMware