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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 165 195 202
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 4 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.085% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.54% 0.42% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 7
Median daily rate £345 £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +80.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £450 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £450 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £285 £180
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £16.38 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Windows Vista
London

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
740 1190 1281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.19% 20.33% 21.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 920 948
Median daily rate £475 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 53 53
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £34.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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 1 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (28.57%) ISO20022
4 2 (28.57%) ISO15022
4 2 (28.57%) XML Messaging
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) SNMP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (28.57%) XML
1 2 (28.57%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) SWIFT
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
5 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO15022
1 2 (28.57%) ISO20022
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (14.29%) KVM
4 1 (14.29%) StorNext
4 1 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (14.29%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) vMotion
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) AppSense
3 1 (14.29%) Autodesk
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Canon
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) Sony