The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 38 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.06% - 0.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.85% - 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £187 £225 £278
% change year-on-year
-16.88% -18.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £12.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -5.66%
Windows Vista
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
78 68 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 27.46% 22.82% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 33 56
Average daily rate £323 £390 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.20% +73.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £190 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 17
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.12 £11.00 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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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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
Stansted - - - -
Windows Vista
South East

Windows Vista
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Advertising
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) MS Project
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe
4 1 (20.00%) Acrobat
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 5 (100.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
General
1 4 (80.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) IT Support
3 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe