The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Knutsford region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £134 £280 £275
% change year-on-year
-52.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.61 £14.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-7.76% +18.00%
Operating Systems Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 25 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 27.42% 28.41% 43.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 12
Average daily rate £250 £375 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +11.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £226 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows Vista
Cheshire