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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 96 87 77
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 1 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.065% 0.21% 1.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.30% 0.91% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 17
Average daily rate - £350 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +218.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £155 £174 £130
% change year-on-year
-10.66% +33.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% +5.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.58 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+5.90% +11.28%
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
336 328 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.69% 22.68% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 146 159
Average daily rate £313 £338 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +206.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £120 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £307
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 45 70
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -13 1 - -
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) MCDST
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Software Audit

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Software Audit
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCDST
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft