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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 40 71 67
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 19 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.01% 0.59% 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.58% 2.73% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
Median daily rate £525 £125 £168
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+320.00% -25.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £125 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £125 £174
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £150 £170
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.35 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% +3.44%
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
151 220 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.89% 21.65% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 83 70
Median daily rate £425 £368 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +26.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £200 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 15
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.86 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.42% +32.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.18 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £20.00 £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 27 September 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (79.31%) Active Directory
3 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
4 20 (68.97%) MS Exchange
4 20 (68.97%) SQL Server
4 20 (68.97%) Citrix
4 20 (68.97%) Internet
5 19 (65.52%) CISSP
5 19 (65.52%) Oracle
5 19 (65.52%) SMTP
5 19 (65.52%) Client/Server
5 19 (65.52%) IPsec
5 19 (65.52%) CESG
5 19 (65.52%) Cryptography
5 19 (65.52%) Information Assurance
5 19 (65.52%) CESG Certified Professional
6 18 (62.07%) Security Cleared
7 15 (51.72%) OWASP
7 15 (51.72%) Sendmail
7 15 (51.72%) SSH
7 15 (51.72%) FTP
7 15 (51.72%) Unix
7 15 (51.72%) Patch Management
8 14 (48.28%) Cybersecurity
8 14 (48.28%) Fuzz Testing
8 14 (48.28%) SC Cleared
9 13 (44.83%) RMADS
9 13 (44.83%) Risk Management
10 12 (41.38%) Ethical Hacking
10 12 (41.38%) CEH

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 20 (68.97%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Office
2 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.90%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 20 (68.97%) Internet
2 19 (65.52%) IPsec
2 19 (65.52%) SMTP
3 15 (51.72%) FTP
3 15 (51.72%) SSH
4 4 (13.79%) Wireless
5 1 (3.45%) DHCP
5 1 (3.45%) DNS
5 1 (3.45%) Firewall
5 1 (3.45%) Network Security
5 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (68.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Security Advisor
2 7 (24.14%) Information Assurance Leader
3 5 (17.24%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre Technician
5 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.45%) Floorwalker
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security Advisor
5 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (65.52%) CESG
1 19 (65.52%) Client/Server
1 19 (65.52%) Cryptography
2 9 (31.03%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.45%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Unix
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Information Assurance
2 15 (51.72%) OWASP
2 15 (51.72%) Patch Management
3 14 (48.28%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (48.28%) Fuzz Testing
4 13 (44.83%) Risk Management
5 12 (41.38%) Ethical Hacking
5 12 (41.38%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (37.93%) ISMS
7 9 (31.03%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (24.14%) Security Architecture
9 3 (10.34%) Security Testing
10 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
10 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
10 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
10 1 (3.45%) Project Management
10 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) CESG Certified Professional
1 19 (65.52%) CISSP
2 18 (62.07%) Security Cleared
3 14 (48.28%) SC Cleared
4 12 (41.38%) CEH
5 3 (10.34%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) MCSE
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (44.83%) RMADS
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 23 (79.31%) Active Directory
2 15 (51.72%) Sendmail
3 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 20 (68.97%) Citrix
3 19 (65.52%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Remedy
5 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.45%) Symantec