The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 139 142 138
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 2 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.074% 0.31% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.34% 1.54% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 16
Median daily rate - £120 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -67.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £278 £200
% change year-on-year
+35.13% +38.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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 South West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
593 649 778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.89% 20.36% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 369 407
Median daily rate £315 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £135 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 64 129
Median hourly rate £14.00 £18.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.91 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.70 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South West

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Vista within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +3 2 - -
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 South West region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) BMC
4 3 (50.00%) Remedy
4 3 (50.00%) Service Management
4 3 (50.00%) ITSM
4 3 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (33.33%) WatchGuard
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) ADSL
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Cabling Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Data Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Voice Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITSM
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCSA
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) BMC
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (50.00%) Remedy
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) WatchGuard