The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Coventry region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 35 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.92% 0.43% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.69% 2.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £185 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £131 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
-52.36% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.80 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.61 £14.50 £12.53
% change year-on-year
-6.17% +15.72%
Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
64 39 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 19.63% 16.96% 19.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 17 21
Average daily rate £325 £175 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £95 £94
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £375 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 11
Average hourly rate £10.69 £23.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.53% +48.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £45.68 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows Vista
West Midlands

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Windows Vista
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (100.00%) MS Project
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) AdminStudio
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (66.67%) Software Packaging
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Software Distribution
3 1 (33.33%) BPR
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) MSI
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) PLM
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Project
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) AdminStudio
1 2 (66.67%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (33.33%) MSI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Packager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Application Packaging
1 2 (66.67%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Software Distribution
3 1 (33.33%) BPR
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) PLM
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VB
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft