The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 50 44 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 1 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.19% 1.78% 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.76% 5.97% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Average daily rate - £135 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -64.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £198 £174 £160
% change year-on-year
+13.83% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £36.50 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+143.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £14.38
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.34%
Windows Vista
East of 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 Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
132 134 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 25.73% 29.84% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 58 68
Average daily rate £400 £350 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £160 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £403 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 22 29
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.10 £28.25 £44.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 12 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
Basildon - 1 - -
Windows Vista
East of England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle
4 5 (62.50%) C++
4 5 (62.50%) Java
4 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
4 5 (62.50%) Automotive
5 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (50.00%) Unix
6 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
6 2 (25.00%) DB2
6 2 (25.00%) CRM
6 2 (25.00%) Campaign Management
7 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (12.50%) Reinsurance
7 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
7 1 (12.50%) Analytics
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) Sun
7 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 1 (12.50%) Citrix
7 1 (12.50%) Sun Certification
7 1 (12.50%) MS Office
7 1 (12.50%) Service Management
7 1 (12.50%) Finance
7 1 (12.50%) Web Development
7 1 (12.50%) French Language
7 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (12.50%) AccuRev

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) AccuRev
General
1 5 (62.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) French Language
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) CRM Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Campaign Management
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
1 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Sun
2 1 (12.50%) VMware