The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 190 201 209
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 4 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.076% 0.085% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.34% 0.38% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Average daily rate
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- £281 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.59%
UK excluding London average daily rate £151 £168 £218
% change year-on-year
-9.70% -22.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Average hourly rate £15.75 £28.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.73% +46.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.38 £13.50 £16.92
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -20.21%
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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 City of London region.

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1183 1326 1611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.48% 22.54% 22.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 939 972 1073
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £587 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 56 79
Average hourly rate £16.73 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.59% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.43 £125.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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%) ITIL
3 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) Blackberry
4 4 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) MS Office
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) MCSE
5 3 (33.33%) MCP
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) MCDST
6 2 (22.22%) Apple
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) SCCM
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) VPN
7 1 (11.11%) DNS

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (11.11%) Lync
4 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Support Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Desktop Support
3 5 (55.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 5 (55.56%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) HP Storage
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Android
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 1 (11.11%) AIX
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCP
1 3 (33.33%) MCSE
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) MCDST
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Apple
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Lotus
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) Remedy
4 1 (11.11%) NetScout
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds