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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 1 October 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 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 107 94 85
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 3 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.18% 0.37% 0.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.12% 2.19% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 7
Median daily rate £400 - £115
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £158 £170
% change year-on-year
+58.73% -7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.35 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% +3.44%
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
269 274 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.48% 16.99% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 114 157
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £220 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 58 54
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.21 £10.38 £9.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £19.08 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) Apple
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Brocade
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) XenApp
4 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (50.00%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) Office 365
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cabling Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITSM
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
1 3 (50.00%) XenApp
1 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Apple
2 3 (50.00%) Brocade
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) BMC
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy