The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank - 77 59
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 0 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.50% 0.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.20% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £375 £134
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +179.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £290 £180
% change year-on-year
+63.79% +61.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £16.84 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Windows Vista
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
228 227 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.81% 22.65% 28.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 129 113
Median daily rate £425 £400 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +48.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £220 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £349 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +14.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 23
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.99 £14.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £17.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Windows Vista
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Mac Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft