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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank - 148 108
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 0 5 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.13% 0.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.61% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Median daily rate - £375 £137
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +174.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £285 £180
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £16.84 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
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 North West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
804 815 689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.42% 21.92% 22.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 429 340
Median daily rate £400 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £170 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 84 74
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £20.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

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 27 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Software Deployment
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (75.00%) Apple
2 3 (75.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) Local Government
4 1 (25.00%) MCDST
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Handset
4 1 (25.00%) iPad
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Mac Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Handset
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCDST
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix