The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 96 83 76
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 5 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.30% 0.54% 0.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.36% 2.42% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£263 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £180 £275
% change year-on-year
+67.36% -34.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.25 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +15.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.50%
Windows Vista
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
369 331 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.43% 22.29% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 123 79
Average daily rate £350 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £110 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £423 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 81 66
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.94 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £72.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Vista within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
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Nottinghamshire -10 5 £263 -
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows XP
3 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) SCCM
5 5 (45.45%) WSUS
5 5 (45.45%) DMZ
5 5 (45.45%) Sophos
5 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) MS Office
5 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) SSL
6 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
6 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
7 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
7 3 (27.27%) CSS
7 3 (27.27%) Moodle
8 2 (18.18%) Citrix
8 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
9 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (9.09%) QA
9 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
9 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (9.09%) Validation

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (45.45%) MS Exchange
1 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (27.27%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DMZ
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSI
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) IT Support
2 4 (36.36%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows XP
3 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
1 1 (9.09%) Validation
1 1 (9.09%) OOP
1 1 (9.09%) OO
1 1 (9.09%) Network Management
1 1 (9.09%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) SCCM
2 5 (45.45%) WSUS
3 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Sophos
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix