The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 18 April 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 South Yorkshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 38 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 3 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.86% 1.75% 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.80% 5.22% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate - £403 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £132 £285 £280
% change year-on-year
-53.68% +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.35 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £12.53
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +15.72%
Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
107 115 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.57% 33.53% 35.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 57 47
Average daily rate £300 £330 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £175 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 15
Average hourly rate £14.00 £22.75 £20.53
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows Vista
Yorkshire

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Windows Vista
Top 21 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) NHS
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Deskside Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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