The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Vista
England / North West
Rank - 147 144
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 0 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.41% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £388 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +43.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £143 £180
% change year-on-year
+130.17% -20.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%

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

Operating Systems Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
526 779 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.23% 20.71% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 407 344
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 90 93
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Windows Vista
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Reinsurance
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Help Desk Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Mac Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple