The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 498 431 374
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -57
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 74 134 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.28% 0.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.69% 1.31% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 50 44
Average daily rate
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£241 £126 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.08% -35.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £110 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £375 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £241 £128 £225
% change year-on-year
+89.21% -43.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 34 28
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +8.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.29 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.25 £22.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
Windows Vista
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10674 10263 8848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.95% 21.70% 21.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6090 5680 4753
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 907 1002 957
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in England

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Vista across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Windows Vista Daily Rate Histogram in England

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in England

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Vista across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -41 23 £425 +246.93% 4
London -25 13 £195 +41.81% 10
East of England +11 10 £135 - 5
East Midlands -14 10 £300 +172.72% 1
West Midlands -6 8 £300 +57.89% 5
North West -29 6 £375 +126.58% 3
North East - 2 - -
Yorkshire -19 1 - -
South West - - - - 6
Windows Vista
UK

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 240 (100.00%) Windows
2 132 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 123 (51.25%) Windows XP
4 122 (50.83%) Windows 7
5 105 (43.75%) Active Directory
6 93 (38.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 87 (36.25%) MS Office
8 68 (28.33%) Security Cleared
9 60 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 56 (23.33%) VMware
10 56 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 55 (22.92%) SQL
12 53 (22.08%) Windows Server 2003
13 52 (21.67%) MS Exchange
14 45 (18.75%) Citrix
15 44 (18.33%) MSI
16 41 (17.08%) Finance
17 39 (16.25%) SCCM
18 37 (15.42%) Firewall
18 37 (15.42%) Microsoft Certification
19 34 (14.17%) ITIL
19 34 (14.17%) DV Cleared
20 33 (13.75%) HP
21 32 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
21 32 (13.33%) DNS
22 29 (12.08%) TCP/IP
22 29 (12.08%) Oracle
23 28 (11.67%) Windows 8
24 27 (11.25%) SQL Server
25 26 (10.83%) PowerShell

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 52 (21.67%) MS Exchange
2 20 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 19 (7.92%) SharePoint
3 19 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (5.83%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (2.50%) Lync
9 3 (1.25%) Moodle
10 2 (0.83%) WorkSite
10 2 (0.83%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.42%) Apache
11 1 (0.42%) Documentum
Applications
1 87 (36.25%) MS Office
2 60 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 11 (4.58%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.50%) MS Project
5 2 (0.83%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.75%) Office 365
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (15.42%) Firewall
2 32 (13.33%) DNS
3 29 (12.08%) TCP/IP
4 25 (10.42%) DHCP
5 18 (7.50%) Wireless
6 16 (6.67%) Internet
6 16 (6.67%) FTP
7 15 (6.25%) VPN
8 12 (5.00%) LAN
9 10 (4.17%) WAN
10 9 (3.75%) VoIP
11 6 (2.50%) Ethernet
11 6 (2.50%) HTTP
12 5 (2.08%) DMZ
13 4 (1.67%) SSL
14 3 (1.25%) SMS
14 3 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
15 2 (0.83%) iSCSI
15 2 (0.83%) NAS
15 2 (0.83%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.08%) SQL Server 2000
3 16 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (5.83%) MS Access
5 8 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.92%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.08%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.42%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 44 (18.33%) MSI
2 10 (4.17%) StarTeam
3 6 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.50%) Subversion
4 1 (0.42%) InstallShield
General
1 41 (17.08%) Finance
2 14 (5.83%) Billing
2 14 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.00%) Retail
4 10 (4.17%) Banking
5 7 (2.92%) Legal
6 5 (2.08%) Advertising
6 5 (2.08%) French Language
7 3 (1.25%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.25%) Local Government
7 3 (1.25%) Publishing
8 2 (0.83%) Law
9 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.42%) Front Office
9 1 (0.42%) Back Office
9 1 (0.42%) Games
9 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (30.00%) Analyst
2 54 (22.50%) Support Analyst
3 37 (15.42%) Support Engineer
4 33 (13.75%) 1st Line Support
5 26 (10.83%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 24 (10.00%) Desktop Support
7 23 (9.58%) Service Analyst
7 23 (9.58%) Service Desk Analyst
8 22 (9.17%) Help Desk Analyst
9 21 (8.75%) Help Desk Support
10 19 (7.92%) IT Support
11 17 (7.08%) Desktop Engineer
12 16 (6.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
12 16 (6.67%) Applications Support
13 15 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
14 14 (5.83%) Build Engineer
15 11 (4.58%) Desktop Support Engineer
16 9 (3.75%) Developer
17 8 (3.33%) Consultant
17 8 (3.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.25%) .NET
1 15 (6.25%) Web Services
2 7 (2.92%) XML
2 7 (2.92%) HTML
3 6 (2.50%) AngularJS
3 6 (2.50%) WSDL
3 6 (2.50%) Java EE
3 6 (2.50%) JSON
3 6 (2.50%) Application Packaging
3 6 (2.50%) WCF
3 6 (2.50%) jQuery
3 6 (2.50%) HTML5
4 3 (1.25%) CSS
5 1 (0.42%) Flash
5 1 (0.42%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.58%) Blackberry
2 19 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.42%) Thin Client
3 13 (5.42%) Fat Client
4 12 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.17%) Smartcard
5 10 (4.17%) Smartphone
6 8 (3.33%) IVR
7 7 (2.92%) iPad
8 5 (2.08%) EPoS
9 4 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.67%) Market Risk
10 3 (1.25%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (1.25%) Handset
11 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.83%) Life Science
12 1 (0.42%) Xbox
12 1 (0.42%) NHS
12 1 (0.42%) iPhone
12 1 (0.42%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 240 (100.00%) Windows
2 123 (51.25%) Windows XP
3 122 (50.83%) Windows 7
4 93 (38.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (22.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (11.67%) Windows 8
7 21 (8.75%) Windows 2000
8 19 (7.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (5.00%) Linux
10 8 (3.33%) Mac OS X
11 6 (2.50%) UNIX
11 6 (2.50%) AIX
11 6 (2.50%) Mac OS X Server
11 6 (2.50%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.67%) Android
12 4 (1.67%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (1.25%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (14.17%) ITIL
2 23 (9.58%) Service Management
3 21 (8.75%) Service Delivery
4 15 (6.25%) Migration
4 15 (6.25%) CRM
5 11 (4.58%) Configuration Management
5 11 (4.58%) OOP
5 11 (4.58%) OO
6 10 (4.17%) Data Migration
7 8 (3.33%) Software Deployment
7 8 (3.33%) Time Management
8 7 (2.92%) Waterfall
8 7 (2.92%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (2.92%) System Testing
9 6 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (2.50%) Software Engineering
9 6 (2.50%) TDD
9 6 (2.50%) BDD
10 5 (2.08%) Asset Management
10 5 (2.08%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (22.92%) SQL
2 26 (10.83%) PowerShell
3 20 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 15 (6.25%) C#
5 7 (2.92%) C
5 7 (2.92%) Java
6 6 (2.50%) C++
6 6 (2.50%) VB
6 6 (2.50%) Objective-C
7 3 (1.25%) VBA
8 2 (0.83%) VBScript
9 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 68 (28.33%) Security Cleared
2 37 (15.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (14.17%) DV Cleared
4 25 (10.42%) MCP
5 24 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 19 (7.92%) MCSE
7 15 (6.25%) MCDST
7 15 (6.25%) MCITP
8 14 (5.83%) A+ Certification
9 7 (2.92%) Degree
10 5 (2.08%) MOS
11 4 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.67%) Dell Certification
12 3 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.83%) CCNA
13 2 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
14 1 (0.42%) Chartered Engineer
14 1 (0.42%) CCDA
14 1 (0.42%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.58%) SLA
2 14 (5.83%) QA
System Software
1 105 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 56 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.83%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (2.92%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.50%) XenDesktop
5 6 (2.50%) vSphere
6 4 (1.67%) XenApp
6 4 (1.67%) Xen
6 4 (1.67%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.83%) KVM
8 1 (0.42%) Postfix
8 1 (0.42%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.42%) Firmware
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.42%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.42%) Squid
Systems Management
1 39 (16.25%) SCCM
2 32 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 14 (5.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 14 (5.83%) Backup Exec
4 8 (3.33%) OVSD
4 8 (3.33%) WSUS
5 7 (2.92%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (2.50%) ZENworks
6 6 (2.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (1.25%) Casper Suite
8 1 (0.42%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.42%) SCOM
8 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.42%) Dollar Universe
8 1 (0.42%) DameWare
8 1 (0.42%) WMI
8 1 (0.42%) OpenView
8 1 (0.42%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 132 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 56 (23.33%) VMware
3 45 (18.75%) Citrix
4 33 (13.75%) HP
5 29 (12.08%) Oracle
6 24 (10.00%) McAfee
6 24 (10.00%) Lumension
7 15 (6.25%) Cisco
8 13 (5.42%) Symantec
9 11 (4.58%) Reuters
9 11 (4.58%) Bloomberg
9 11 (4.58%) Apple
10 10 (4.17%) CQG
11 9 (3.75%) Dell
12 7 (2.92%) Sophos
13 6 (2.50%) Adobe
14 4 (1.67%) EMC
15 3 (1.25%) BT
15 3 (1.25%) Remedy
16 2 (0.83%) Altiris
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