The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 367 359 323
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -36
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 52 60 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.95% 1.06% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 39 31
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£145 £425 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.88% +107.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £148 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £238 £275
% change year-on-year
-26.31% -13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 23
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.04 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.05 £17.95 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £12.75 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.77%
Windows Vista
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 London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5490 5680 4859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.97% 22.74% 21.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3852 3775 3202
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 237 256
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £33.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in London

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Vista across the London region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Windows Vista Daily Rate Histogram in London

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in London

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Vista across the London region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 21 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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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
City of London -1 6 £288 -37.83% 3
Canary Wharf - 1 £375 -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
Croydon - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Wembley - - - -
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 97 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (67.01%) Windows 7
3 64 (65.98%) Microsoft
4 51 (52.58%) Windows XP
5 42 (43.30%) Active Directory
6 38 (39.18%) MS Office
7 35 (36.08%) Citrix
8 33 (34.02%) MS Excel
9 29 (29.90%) Blackberry
10 26 (26.80%) ITIL
11 20 (20.62%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (17.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (17.53%) HP
13 17 (17.53%) VMware
14 16 (16.49%) A+ Certification
14 16 (16.49%) MS Exchange
14 16 (16.49%) Android
15 15 (15.46%) DHCP
15 15 (15.46%) DNS
15 15 (15.46%) Finance
15 15 (15.46%) Internet
16 14 (14.43%) Remedy
16 14 (14.43%) SharePoint
16 14 (14.43%) Retail
17 13 (13.40%) Fat Client
17 13 (13.40%) SCCM
17 13 (13.40%) Apple iOS
17 13 (13.40%) Windows 8

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 16 (16.49%) MS Exchange
2 14 (14.43%) SharePoint
3 10 (10.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.12%) IBM Notes
5 4 (4.12%) Documentum
6 3 (3.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.06%) WorkSite
8 1 (1.03%) Lync
8 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.03%) ArcGIS
8 1 (1.03%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (1.03%) Apache
8 1 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 38 (39.18%) MS Office
2 33 (34.02%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.15%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.06%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.46%) DHCP
1 15 (15.46%) DNS
1 15 (15.46%) Internet
2 12 (12.37%) VPN
2 12 (12.37%) FTP
3 11 (11.34%) Wireless
4 7 (7.22%) WAN
4 7 (7.22%) Firewall
5 6 (6.19%) TCP/IP
5 6 (6.19%) LAN
6 4 (4.12%) SAN
7 2 (2.06%) MPLS
7 2 (2.06%) SMS
7 2 (2.06%) VoIP
7 2 (2.06%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.03%) ADSL
8 1 (1.03%) Broadband
8 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.03%) VLAN
8 1 (1.03%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.03%) MySQL
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.19%) MSI
2 2 (2.06%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.03%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.03%) JIRA
General
1 15 (15.46%) Finance
2 14 (14.43%) Retail
3 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.09%) Banking
4 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.06%) Law
4 2 (2.06%) Legal
4 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.03%) French Language
5 1 (1.03%) Advertising
5 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 45 (46.39%) Analyst
2 26 (26.80%) Support Analyst
3 14 (14.43%) Support Engineer
4 13 (13.40%) Service Analyst
4 13 (13.40%) Help Desk Support
4 13 (13.40%) Service Desk Analyst
5 12 (12.37%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 12 (12.37%) Help Desk Analyst
6 11 (11.34%) IT Support
7 9 (9.28%) 1st Line Support
8 8 (8.25%) Desktop Support
8 8 (8.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 7 (7.22%) Desktop Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (6.19%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 6 (6.19%) Support Technician
10 6 (6.19%) IMAC Engineer
11 5 (5.15%) IT Support Analyst
11 5 (5.15%) Technical Analyst
12 4 (4.12%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.22%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.06%) .NET
2 2 (2.06%) XML
2 2 (2.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.90%) Blackberry
2 19 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (13.40%) Fat Client
3 13 (13.40%) Thin Client
4 10 (10.31%) Smartcard
4 10 (10.31%) Smartphone
5 3 (3.09%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.09%) iPhone
5 3 (3.09%) iPad
5 3 (3.09%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.06%) Derivative
6 2 (2.06%) Kindle
6 2 (2.06%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.06%) PKI
6 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.03%) Handset
7 1 (1.03%) CCTV
7 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 97 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (67.01%) Windows 7
3 51 (52.58%) Windows XP
4 17 (17.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (16.49%) Android
6 13 (13.40%) Apple iOS
6 13 (13.40%) Windows 8
7 11 (11.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (10.31%) Linux
8 10 (10.31%) UNIX
9 5 (5.15%) Windows 2000
10 4 (4.12%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (3.09%) Windows NT
12 2 (2.06%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (1.03%) Windows Phone
13 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.80%) ITIL
2 11 (11.34%) E-Commerce
3 8 (8.25%) Service Delivery
4 5 (5.15%) Time Management
5 4 (4.12%) Configuration Management
5 4 (4.12%) System Testing
5 4 (4.12%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.09%) Change Management
6 3 (3.09%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.09%) TOGAF
6 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (3.09%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (3.09%) Software Distribution
6 3 (3.09%) SIEM
6 3 (3.09%) Information Security
7 2 (2.06%) Release Management
7 2 (2.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (2.06%) E-Discovery
7 2 (2.06%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.19%) SQL
2 2 (2.06%) Java
2 2 (2.06%) PL/SQL
2 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.03%) C
3 1 (1.03%) VBScript
3 1 (1.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (20.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (16.49%) A+ Certification
3 13 (13.40%) MCP
4 11 (11.34%) MCDST
5 10 (10.31%) MCITP
6 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
7 4 (4.12%) Degree
8 3 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.09%) MCSE
9 2 (2.06%) MCSA
9 2 (2.06%) MOS
10 1 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.03%) Dell Certification
10 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) SLA
2 3 (3.09%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (43.30%) Active Directory
2 17 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (4.12%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.12%) XenApp
4 4 (4.12%) XenServer
5 3 (3.09%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.03%) KVM
6 1 (1.03%) Postfix
6 1 (1.03%) Firmware
6 1 (1.03%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.03%) Squid
6 1 (1.03%) Xen
6 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (13.40%) SCCM
2 3 (3.09%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 3 (3.09%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (3.09%) ZENworks
3 2 (2.06%) DameWare
4 1 (1.03%) WSUS
4 1 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.03%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 64 (65.98%) Microsoft
2 35 (36.08%) Citrix
3 17 (17.53%) HP
3 17 (17.53%) VMware
4 14 (14.43%) Remedy
5 12 (12.37%) Dell
6 10 (10.31%) Reuters
6 10 (10.31%) Bloomberg
6 10 (10.31%) CQG
7 8 (8.25%) Cisco
8 4 (4.12%) Lotus
8 4 (4.12%) Apple
8 4 (4.12%) Symantec
9 3 (3.09%) Wyse
9 3 (3.09%) Oracle
9 3 (3.09%) Altiris
9 3 (3.09%) Avaya
9 3 (3.09%) IBM
9 3 (3.09%) Splunk
10 2 (2.06%) Interwoven
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