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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 560 567 411
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -156
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 54 57 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.49% 0.50% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 57
Median daily rate £375 £315 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +75.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £142 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £530 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £313 £180
% change year-on-year
+52.00% +73.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 49
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +6.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £17.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
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
11132 11365 11051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.59% 22.34% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7054 6653 6406
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 575 934 984
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.83 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +6.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.50 £32.97
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Vista within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +12 22 £350 +57.30% 6
South East +7 19 £488 +7.14% 5
East of England +12 6 £338 - 1
Yorkshire +10 2 £126 -27.85% 1
East Midlands +10 2 - - 2
West Midlands -16 2 £275 -12.69% 1
North West -5 1 - -
Windows Vista
UK

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 England region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 127 (100.00%) Windows
2 76 (59.84%) Active Directory
3 56 (44.09%) Microsoft
4 49 (38.58%) Windows XP
5 33 (25.98%) MS Exchange
5 33 (25.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (25.20%) Security Cleared
7 30 (23.62%) Windows 7
8 28 (22.05%) Citrix
9 27 (21.26%) SLA
9 27 (21.26%) Windows 8
10 26 (20.47%) MS Office
11 25 (19.69%) Oracle
11 25 (19.69%) Internet
12 24 (18.90%) Apple
13 23 (18.11%) Linux
14 22 (17.32%) ITIL
14 22 (17.32%) VMware Infrastructure
14 22 (17.32%) VMware
15 21 (16.54%) SQL Server
15 21 (16.54%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (16.54%) DV Cleared
16 20 (15.75%) Finance
17 18 (14.17%) Service Management
18 17 (13.39%) Client/Server
18 17 (13.39%) FTP
18 17 (13.39%) Apple iOS
18 17 (13.39%) Windows Server
19 16 (12.60%) TCP/IP
19 16 (12.60%) SMTP

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 33 (25.98%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (5.51%) IBM Notes
3 6 (4.72%) IBM Domino
4 5 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (3.94%) IIS
5 4 (3.15%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.36%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.57%) Apache
8 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (20.47%) MS Office
2 15 (11.81%) MS Excel
3 8 (6.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (3.94%) Acrobat
4 5 (3.94%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.79%) MS Project
5 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (6.30%) Hi Portfolio
1 8 (6.30%) IntelliMatch
2 3 (2.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.79%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Office 365
2 2 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.69%) Internet
2 17 (13.39%) FTP
3 16 (12.60%) SMTP
3 16 (12.60%) TCP/IP
4 15 (11.81%) IPsec
5 14 (11.02%) SSH
6 13 (10.24%) Firewall
7 11 (8.66%) SNMP
7 11 (8.66%) Wireless
8 10 (7.87%) DNS
9 9 (7.09%) DHCP
9 9 (7.09%) VPN
10 8 (6.30%) LAN
11 6 (4.72%) WAN
12 5 (3.94%) SAN
13 3 (2.36%) LDAP
14 2 (1.57%) Ethernet
14 2 (1.57%) IPv4
14 2 (1.57%) Kerberos
14 2 (1.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (16.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.30%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (6.30%) Spotfire
3 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.57%) MySQL
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.79%) DB2
5 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (7.09%) MSI
2 4 (3.15%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.36%) Subversion
4 2 (1.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.79%) JIRA
5 1 (0.79%) JProfiler
5 1 (0.79%) JUnit
5 1 (0.79%) Maven
5 1 (0.79%) PVCS
5 1 (0.79%) YourKit
General
1 20 (15.75%) Finance
2 11 (8.66%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.51%) Banking
4 5 (3.94%) Billing
5 3 (2.36%) Local Government
6 2 (1.57%) Electronics
6 2 (1.57%) Law
6 2 (1.57%) Marketing
7 1 (0.79%) Automotive
7 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (21.26%) Support Engineer
2 21 (16.54%) Desktop Support
3 20 (15.75%) Analyst
4 15 (11.81%) Desktop Engineer
4 15 (11.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 10 (7.87%) Developer
6 9 (7.09%) Security Advisor
7 8 (6.30%) Architect
7 8 (6.30%) Business Analyst
7 8 (6.30%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
8 7 (5.51%) Fund Accounting Business Analyst
8 7 (5.51%) Middle Office Analyst
8 7 (5.51%) Middle Office Business Analyst
9 5 (3.94%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (3.94%) Service Analyst
9 5 (3.94%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (3.94%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.15%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (3.15%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.51%) .NET
1 7 (5.51%) Web Services
2 6 (4.72%) XML
3 4 (3.15%) HTML
3 4 (3.15%) Java EE
4 3 (2.36%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (2.36%) jQuery
4 3 (2.36%) JSON
4 3 (2.36%) WPF
4 3 (2.36%) XML Messaging
5 2 (1.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.57%) HTML5
5 2 (1.57%) LAMP
5 2 (1.57%) Regular Expression
5 2 (1.57%) Spring
5 2 (1.57%) WSDL
6 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.79%) Akka
6 1 (0.79%) Guava
6 1 (0.79%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.39%) Client/Server
2 15 (11.81%) Cryptography
3 13 (10.24%) CESG
4 12 (9.45%) Data Centre
5 10 (7.87%) Management Information System
6 9 (7.09%) Blackberry
7 4 (3.15%) BBC
7 4 (3.15%) Handset
7 4 (3.15%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.36%) iPad
8 3 (2.36%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.79%) PDA
9 1 (0.79%) Replication
9 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.79%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 127 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (38.58%) Windows XP
3 33 (25.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (23.62%) Windows 7
5 27 (21.26%) Windows 8
6 23 (18.11%) Linux
7 21 (16.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (13.39%) Apple iOS
8 17 (13.39%) Windows Server
9 16 (12.60%) Unix
10 15 (11.81%) Mac OS X
11 13 (10.24%) Mac OS
12 9 (7.09%) Windows 2000
13 4 (3.15%) AIX
13 4 (3.15%) Windows 10
13 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (1.57%) Android
15 2 (1.57%) Fedora
15 2 (1.57%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.32%) ITIL
2 18 (14.17%) Service Management
3 15 (11.81%) Patch Management
4 14 (11.02%) OWASP
5 13 (10.24%) Information Assurance
6 12 (9.45%) Fuzz Testing
7 11 (8.66%) ISMS
7 11 (8.66%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (7.87%) Asset Management
8 10 (7.87%) Incident Management
8 10 (7.87%) Information Security
8 10 (7.87%) Software Deployment
8 10 (7.87%) Translating Business Requirements
9 9 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (7.09%) Risk Management
10 8 (6.30%) Change Control
10 8 (6.30%) Fund Accounting
10 8 (6.30%) ITSM
10 8 (6.30%) People Management
10 8 (6.30%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.81%) PowerShell
2 11 (8.66%) SQL
3 10 (7.87%) Java
4 6 (4.72%) C
5 5 (3.94%) C++
6 4 (3.15%) Objective-C
6 4 (3.15%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.15%) VBScript
7 3 (2.36%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.36%) XAML
8 2 (1.57%) Perl
8 2 (1.57%) PHP
8 2 (1.57%) Ruby
8 2 (1.57%) VB
9 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (25.20%) Security Cleared
2 21 (16.54%) DV Cleared
3 13 (10.24%) CESG Certified Professional
3 13 (10.24%) CISSP
3 13 (10.24%) SC Cleared
4 11 (8.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.51%) CEH
6 3 (2.36%) Degree
6 3 (2.36%) MCDST
6 3 (2.36%) MCP
7 2 (1.57%) CREST Certified
7 2 (1.57%) Cyber Scheme
7 2 (1.57%) MCSE
7 2 (1.57%) OSCP
7 2 (1.57%) Tigerscheme
8 1 (0.79%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (21.26%) SLA
2 9 (7.09%) RMADS
3 3 (2.36%) ISO15022
3 3 (2.36%) ISO20022
4 2 (1.57%) GPG13
4 2 (1.57%) QA
System Software
1 76 (59.84%) Active Directory
2 22 (17.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (11.02%) Sendmail
4 11 (8.66%) KVM
5 7 (5.51%) Hyper-V
5 7 (5.51%) StorNext
5 7 (5.51%) Xsan
6 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.57%) Samba
8 1 (0.79%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (11.02%) SCCM
2 11 (8.66%) Nagios
2 11 (8.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 10 (7.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (3.94%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.15%) DameWare
6 3 (2.36%) vMotion
7 2 (1.57%) ArcSight ESM
7 2 (1.57%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.79%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.79%) WMI
Vendors
1 56 (44.09%) Microsoft
2 28 (22.05%) Citrix
3 25 (19.69%) Oracle
4 24 (18.90%) Apple
5 22 (17.32%) VMware
6 16 (12.60%) HP
7 13 (10.24%) Adobe
8 10 (7.87%) Intel Security
8 10 (7.87%) Lumension
9 8 (6.30%) SunGard
9 8 (6.30%) TIBCO
9 8 (6.30%) Vermilion
10 7 (5.51%) Autodesk
10 7 (5.51%) Lotus
10 7 (5.51%) Sony
11 6 (4.72%) Cisco
12 5 (3.94%) Infovista
12 5 (3.94%) Red Hat
12 5 (3.94%) Symantec
13 4 (3.15%) Dell
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