The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Somerset region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 49 32 31
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.28% 0.52% 0.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.04% 2.17% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £195 £225
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.42 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.53% +17.28%
Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
49 46 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 13.57% 23.83% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 6
Average daily rate £325 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £318 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +17.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
Windows Vista
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Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Windows Vista
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012