The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 87 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 8 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.54% - 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.66% - 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate £115 - £90
UK excluding London average daily rate £198 £174 £160
% change year-on-year
+13.83% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £14.38
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.34%
Windows Vista
West Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
301 262 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 20.26% 23.00% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 173 132
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 8
Average hourly rate £15.25 £12.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.68 £10.04 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £15.50 £15.70
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 Leeds

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) ITIL
3 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) Windows XP
3 8 (61.54%) SLA
4 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
5 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
6 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
6 5 (38.46%) LAN
6 5 (38.46%) ITSM
6 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
7 4 (30.77%) VMware
7 4 (30.77%) DameWare
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 4 (30.77%) MS Office
7 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
8 3 (23.08%) MCSE
8 3 (23.08%) Citrix
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (23.08%) WAN
8 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
9 2 (15.38%) AS400
9 2 (15.38%) Lotus
9 2 (15.38%) NHS
9 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (15.38%) Internet
9 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 2 (15.38%) Client/Server

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) IBM Domino
2 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Service Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) Support Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) AS400
1 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
1 2 (15.38%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows XP
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
2 5 (38.46%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) MCSE
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (7.69%) MCDST
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) DameWare
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) Lotus