The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 50 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 8 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.31% 0.55% 1.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.15% 2.16% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 11
Median daily rate £475 £530 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.37% +265.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £530 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £530 £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £260 £215
% change year-on-year
+44.23% +20.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Windows Vista
Buckinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
130 232 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.31% 25.36% 24.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 75 103
Median daily rate £385 £390 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.28% +59.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £255 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.06% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.78 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £19.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Windows Vista as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Vista also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
3 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
5 13 (54.17%) IPsec
5 13 (54.17%) Citrix
5 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
5 13 (54.17%) MS Exchange
6 12 (50.00%) SMTP
6 12 (50.00%) Client/Server
6 12 (50.00%) Oracle
6 12 (50.00%) CISSP
6 12 (50.00%) CESG
6 12 (50.00%) Cryptography
6 12 (50.00%) Internet
6 12 (50.00%) Information Assurance
6 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 12 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
7 9 (37.50%) Patch Management
7 9 (37.50%) Fuzz Testing
7 9 (37.50%) OWASP
7 9 (37.50%) Sendmail
7 9 (37.50%) SSH
7 9 (37.50%) FTP
7 9 (37.50%) MS Office
7 9 (37.50%) Unix
8 8 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
8 8 (33.33%) CEH
8 8 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (33.33%) Cybersecurity

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (54.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Office
2 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.33%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) IPsec
2 12 (50.00%) Internet
2 12 (50.00%) SMTP
3 9 (37.50%) FTP
3 9 (37.50%) SSH
4 4 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (8.33%) DHCP
5 2 (8.33%) DNS
5 2 (8.33%) Firewall
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security
5 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (4.17%) HTTP
6 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
6 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (4.17%) SSL
6 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Security Advisor
2 5 (20.83%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (20.83%) Information Assurance Leader
3 1 (4.17%) Consultant
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre Technician
3 1 (4.17%) Information Security Advisor
3 1 (4.17%) Security Consultant
3 1 (4.17%) Security Technical Consultant
3 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
3 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (4.17%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) CESG
1 12 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 12 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) CMDB
4 1 (4.17%) PKI
4 1 (4.17%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.17%) Windows NT
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 9 (37.50%) Fuzz Testing
2 9 (37.50%) OWASP
2 9 (37.50%) Patch Management
3 8 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 8 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
5 6 (25.00%) ISMS
5 6 (25.00%) Security Architecture
6 5 (20.83%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (8.33%) Security Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.17%) DNA
8 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
8 1 (4.17%) Project Management
8 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 12 (50.00%) CISSP
2 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (33.33%) CEH
4 1 (4.17%) CCA
4 1 (4.17%) CCAA
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) RMADS
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
2 9 (37.50%) Sendmail
3 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) AppDNA
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) Citrix
3 12 (50.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.33%) Intel Security
4 2 (8.33%) Remedy
5 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) Clearswift
5 1 (4.17%) F5
5 1 (4.17%) Forcepoint
5 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper
5 1 (4.17%) Symantec
5 1 (4.17%) VMware