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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 372 342 310
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -32
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 41 87 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.34% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.75% 1.49% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 46 31
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£281 £320 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.34% +70.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £137 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £403 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £168 £218 £225
% change year-on-year
-22.98% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 30
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.04 £15.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +21.42%
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
5495 5830 5570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.68% 22.96% 21.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3612 3828 3393
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.57% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 261 343
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £29.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +21 5 £281 -10.59% 6
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Surbiton - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 61 (64.21%) Windows XP
4 59 (62.11%) Windows 7
5 51 (53.68%) Active Directory
6 45 (47.37%) MS Office
7 40 (42.11%) Citrix
8 34 (35.79%) ITIL
9 32 (33.68%) Blackberry
10 31 (32.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 27 (28.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (26.32%) MS Excel
13 23 (24.21%) Android
14 20 (21.05%) Apple iOS
15 19 (20.00%) Remedy
16 18 (18.95%) E-Commerce
17 17 (17.89%) Retail
18 15 (15.79%) LAN
18 15 (15.79%) VPN
19 14 (14.74%) MS Exchange
20 13 (13.68%) SQL
20 13 (13.68%) Cisco
20 13 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
20 13 (13.68%) VMware
20 13 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
21 12 (12.63%) TCP/IP
22 11 (11.58%) DNS
22 11 (11.58%) DHCP
22 11 (11.58%) Telecoms
22 11 (11.58%) Windows 8

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 14 (14.74%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (8.42%) IBM Notes
4 7 (7.37%) SharePoint
4 7 (7.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.11%) Documentum
7 2 (2.11%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (1.05%) IIS
8 1 (1.05%) ArcGIS
8 1 (1.05%) CMS
8 1 (1.05%) EPiServer CMS
8 1 (1.05%) WorkSite
Applications
1 45 (47.37%) MS Office
2 25 (26.32%) MS Excel
3 10 (10.53%) MS Visio
4 6 (6.32%) Acrobat
4 6 (6.32%) MS Project
5 4 (4.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.79%) LAN
1 15 (15.79%) VPN
2 12 (12.63%) TCP/IP
3 11 (11.58%) DNS
3 11 (11.58%) DHCP
4 10 (10.53%) WAN
5 7 (7.37%) Internet
5 7 (7.37%) Firewall
6 5 (5.26%) Wireless
7 4 (4.21%) FTP
7 4 (4.21%) Broadband
8 2 (2.11%) VoIP
8 2 (2.11%) MPLS
8 2 (2.11%) SAN
9 1 (1.05%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.05%) Network Security
9 1 (1.05%) BT 21CN
9 1 (1.05%) ADSL
9 1 (1.05%) SMS
9 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.32%) MS Access
4 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) MSI
2 2 (2.11%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.05%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.05%) JIRA
3 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (17.89%) Retail
2 11 (11.58%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.42%) Finance
4 5 (5.26%) Banking
5 2 (2.11%) Advertising
5 2 (2.11%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Publishing
6 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.05%) Law
6 1 (1.05%) Legal
6 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (45.26%) Analyst
2 23 (24.21%) Support Engineer
3 22 (23.16%) Service Analyst
3 22 (23.16%) Service Desk Analyst
4 19 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 16 (16.84%) Desktop Support
6 15 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (11.58%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 11 (11.58%) Desktop Engineer
8 10 (10.53%) Help Desk Support
8 10 (10.53%) IT Support
9 7 (7.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (6.32%) Desktop Analyst
10 6 (6.32%) Help Desk Engineer
10 6 (6.32%) Help Desk Support Engineer
10 6 (6.32%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 5 (5.26%) Developer
11 5 (5.26%) Support Technician
11 5 (5.26%) Axapta Developer
12 4 (4.21%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.47%) .NET
2 5 (5.26%) Application Packaging
3 2 (2.11%) XML
3 2 (2.11%) XSLT
4 1 (1.05%) CSS
4 1 (1.05%) HTML5
4 1 (1.05%) CSS3
4 1 (1.05%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (33.68%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.16%) Fat Client
2 3 (3.16%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (3.16%) iPhone
2 3 (3.16%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.11%) Smartcard
3 2 (2.11%) Derivative
3 2 (2.11%) iPad
3 2 (2.11%) Kindle
3 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.11%) Handset
3 2 (2.11%) Fixed Income
3 2 (2.11%) PKI
3 2 (2.11%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.05%) CCTV
4 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 95 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (64.21%) Windows XP
3 59 (62.11%) Windows 7
4 31 (32.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (28.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (24.21%) Android
7 20 (21.05%) Apple iOS
8 11 (11.58%) Windows 8
9 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (9.47%) Windows 2000
10 7 (7.37%) Linux
11 6 (6.32%) UNIX
12 2 (2.11%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (2.11%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.05%) Windows NT
13 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.05%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.79%) ITIL
2 18 (18.95%) E-Commerce
3 4 (4.21%) Change Management
4 3 (3.16%) Incident Management
4 3 (3.16%) Release Management
4 3 (3.16%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.11%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (2.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (2.11%) System Testing
5 2 (2.11%) E-Discovery
5 2 (2.11%) SIEM
5 2 (2.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (2.11%) Information Security
5 2 (2.11%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (2.11%) Logistics
5 2 (2.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.11%) Identity Management
5 2 (2.11%) Risk Management
5 2 (2.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.05%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.68%) SQL
2 7 (7.37%) C#
2 7 (7.37%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.16%) C
4 2 (2.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.26%) MCP
3 4 (4.21%) MCSE
3 4 (4.21%) Degree
3 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.11%) MCSA
4 2 (2.11%) MCDST
4 2 (2.11%) MCITP
4 2 (2.11%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.05%) Dell Certification
5 1 (1.05%) MOS
5 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) SLA
2 3 (3.16%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 51 (53.68%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.21%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (3.16%) XenApp
5 2 (2.11%) XenServer
5 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.11%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.05%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (5.26%) SCCM
2 4 (4.21%) DameWare
3 2 (2.11%) ZENworks
4 1 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.05%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.05%) SCOM
4 1 (1.05%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (1.05%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.05%) SCSM
4 1 (1.05%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 65 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 40 (42.11%) Citrix
3 19 (20.00%) Remedy
4 13 (13.68%) VMware
4 13 (13.68%) Cisco
5 9 (9.47%) HP
6 8 (8.42%) Lotus
7 6 (6.32%) Dell
7 6 (6.32%) Adobe
8 4 (4.21%) Apple
8 4 (4.21%) Avaya
9 3 (3.16%) Oracle
9 3 (3.16%) Symantec
10 2 (2.11%) Acronis
10 2 (2.11%) NetApp
10 2 (2.11%) Mitel
10 2 (2.11%) Google
10 2 (2.11%) Reuters
10 2 (2.11%) Bloomberg
10 2 (2.11%) Sophos
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