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 27 March 2015 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 389 364 340
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -24
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 13 40 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.28% 0.87% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 17
Average daily rate
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£195 £138 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.81% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £102 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £445 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £241 £128 £225
% change year-on-year
+89.21% -43.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 8
Average hourly rate £105.00 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+500.00% +29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £14.01 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £149.00 £21.56 £18.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
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
4695 4606 4262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.96% 20.56% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3175 3052 2737
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 227 229
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 +15 7 £165 -34.00%
Docklands, London - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (74.32%) Microsoft
3 47 (63.51%) Windows XP
4 43 (58.11%) Windows 7
5 31 (41.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (40.54%) MS Excel
7 27 (36.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (35.14%) MS Office
9 24 (32.43%) Finance
10 16 (21.62%) FTP
10 16 (21.62%) Active Directory
11 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
11 15 (20.27%) SQL
11 15 (20.27%) C#
11 15 (20.27%) .NET
11 15 (20.27%) MS Exchange
12 14 (18.92%) Billing
12 14 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (18.92%) SQL Server 2005
12 14 (18.92%) SCCM
12 14 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (18.92%) BizTalk Server
12 14 (18.92%) Internet
12 14 (18.92%) SQL Server 2000
12 14 (18.92%) MS Access
12 14 (18.92%) CRM
12 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
12 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (17.57%) Citrix
13 13 (17.57%) Blackberry

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 15 (20.27%) MS Exchange
2 14 (18.92%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (14.86%) SharePoint
4 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.70%) WorkSite
7 2 (2.70%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.70%) Lync
7 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.35%) Apache
8 1 (1.35%) Documentum
8 1 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 30 (40.54%) MS Excel
2 26 (35.14%) MS Office
3 6 (8.11%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.70%) MS Project
5 1 (1.35%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.62%) FTP
2 14 (18.92%) Internet
3 11 (14.86%) DNS
3 11 (14.86%) DHCP
4 10 (13.51%) Wireless
5 8 (10.81%) TCP/IP
6 6 (8.11%) VPN
6 6 (8.11%) HTTP
7 4 (5.41%) Ethernet
8 3 (4.05%) VoIP
8 3 (4.05%) Firewall
9 2 (2.70%) LAN
10 1 (1.35%) SMS
10 1 (1.35%) WAN
10 1 (1.35%) VLAN
10 1 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.92%) MS Access
2 14 (18.92%) SQL Server 2000
2 14 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (18.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.41%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MSI
General
1 24 (32.43%) Finance
2 14 (18.92%) Billing
3 12 (16.22%) Telecoms
4 7 (9.46%) Retail
5 3 (4.05%) Banking
6 2 (2.70%) Law
6 2 (2.70%) Legal
6 2 (2.70%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.35%) Marketing
7 1 (1.35%) French Language
7 1 (1.35%) Publishing
7 1 (1.35%) Front Office
7 1 (1.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (37.84%) Analyst
2 23 (31.08%) Support Analyst
3 15 (20.27%) Help Desk Support
3 15 (20.27%) Applications Support
4 12 (16.22%) Help Desk Analyst
4 12 (16.22%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 10 (13.51%) 1st Line Support
5 10 (13.51%) Desktop Support
6 8 (10.81%) Support Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) IT Support
7 6 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (8.11%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Desktop Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (5.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.05%) Applications Support Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Support Specialist
9 3 (4.05%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.27%) .NET
2 9 (12.16%) Web Services
3 6 (8.11%) WCF
4 1 (1.35%) XML
4 1 (1.35%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Blackberry
2 11 (14.86%) Thin Client
2 11 (14.86%) Fat Client
3 10 (13.51%) Smartcard
3 10 (13.51%) Smartphone
4 8 (10.81%) IVR
5 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.41%) iPad
6 4 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (5.41%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.35%) iPhone
7 1 (1.35%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (63.51%) Windows XP
3 43 (58.11%) Windows 7
4 31 (41.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (36.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (8.11%) Mac OS X
6 6 (8.11%) Windows 2000
6 6 (8.11%) Mac OS X Server
6 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.76%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.05%) Linux
9 2 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.35%) Windows CE
10 1 (1.35%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.35%) Android
10 1 (1.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.92%) CRM
2 7 (9.46%) Time Management
2 7 (9.46%) ITIL
3 6 (8.11%) Service Delivery
4 4 (5.41%) Migration
5 2 (2.70%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (1.35%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.35%) Operations Management
6 1 (1.35%) Wealth Management
6 1 (1.35%) Release Management
6 1 (1.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (1.35%) System Testing
6 1 (1.35%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.35%) SIEM
6 1 (1.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.35%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.35%) Line Management
6 1 (1.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.35%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.35%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.27%) SQL
1 15 (20.27%) C#
2 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.70%) VBScript
5 1 (1.35%) VB
5 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.22%) MCP
3 11 (14.86%) A+ Certification
3 11 (14.86%) MCDST
4 10 (13.51%) MCITP
5 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (4.05%) MCSE
8 2 (2.70%) MOS
9 1 (1.35%) MCSA
9 1 (1.35%) CCNA
9 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.35%) Degree
9 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.51%) QA
2 4 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (21.62%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.76%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (4.05%) Xen
5 2 (2.70%) KVM
5 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.35%) Postfix
6 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.35%) vSphere
6 1 (1.35%) Squid
6 1 (1.35%) Firmware
6 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 14 (18.92%) SCCM
2 3 (4.05%) Casper Suite
2 3 (4.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (4.05%) ZENworks
3 1 (1.35%) DameWare
3 1 (1.35%) WMI
3 1 (1.35%) WSUS
3 1 (1.35%) OpenView
3 1 (1.35%) Dollar Universe
3 1 (1.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 55 (74.32%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.57%) Citrix
3 11 (14.86%) Reuters
3 11 (14.86%) Bloomberg
4 10 (13.51%) CQG
4 10 (13.51%) VMware
5 8 (10.81%) Cisco
6 7 (9.46%) HP
6 7 (9.46%) Apple
7 5 (6.76%) Dell
8 4 (5.41%) Oracle
8 4 (5.41%) Adobe
9 3 (4.05%) EMC
9 3 (4.05%) Symantec
10 2 (2.70%) NetApp
10 2 (2.70%) Lotus
10 2 (2.70%) Interwoven
11 1 (1.35%) Avaya
11 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.35%) Nokia