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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 64 57 56
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 4 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.51% 0.17% 1.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.97% 0.54% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£158 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £215 £208 £265
% change year-on-year
+3.61% -21.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.36 £18.55 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.19% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £16.35
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -23.54%
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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 Cambridgeshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
203 184 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 25.89% 31.03% 29.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 93 81
Average daily rate £190 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £175 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 27 57
Average hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.37% -58.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
5 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (16.67%) Computacenter
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (16.67%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (16.67%) Lync
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (16.67%) MSI
6 1 (16.67%) InstallShield
6 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (16.67%) SLA
6 1 (16.67%) VBScript
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 8

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Wise Package Studio
1 1 (16.67%) MSI
1 1 (16.67%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Deskside Support
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Packager
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Computacenter
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix