The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 39 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 8 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.90% - 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.92% - 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£110 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £238 £275
% change year-on-year
-26.31% -13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £12.75 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.77%
Windows Vista
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
101 39 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 23.93% 14.61% 20.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 21 11
Average daily rate £313 £210 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.80% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £190 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £439 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 16
Average hourly rate £10.50 £14.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.58% -15.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Vista across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
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Windows Vista
East Midlands

Windows Vista
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (90.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (70.00%) MS Office
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 6 (60.00%) Dell Certification
4 6 (60.00%) Dell
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) SLA
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
6 2 (20.00%) PDA
7 1 (10.00%) Office 365
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (10.00%) Citrix
7 1 (10.00%) DHCP
7 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Office
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
2 9 (90.00%) Support Analyst
3 8 (80.00%) Desktop Support
3 8 (80.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 8 (80.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 6 (60.00%) Deskside Support
4 6 (60.00%) Deskside Analyst
4 6 (60.00%) Deskside Support Analyst
4 6 (60.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 6 (60.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (60.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (20.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows XP
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) Dell
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix