The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 31 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 Surrey 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 87 79 80
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 1 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.079% 0.24% 0.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.32% 0.85% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £190 £264
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -27.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +52.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.84 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+0.95% +20.28%
Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
314 352 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 24.69% 27.89% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 189 138
Average daily rate £320 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £200 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 64 69
Average hourly rate £15.75 £16.78 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.13% -51.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Windows Vista
South East

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Vacancies
Camberley - - - -
Egham - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Windows Vista
South East

Windows Vista
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows XP
3 9 (81.82%) Windows 7
4 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
4 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) MS Office
6 4 (36.36%) Broadband
7 3 (27.27%) VMware
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (18.18%) C
9 1 (9.09%) MOS
9 1 (9.09%) MCITP
9 1 (9.09%) DNS
9 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
9 1 (9.09%) Apple
9 1 (9.09%) LAN
9 1 (9.09%) WAN
9 1 (9.09%) ITIL
9 1 (9.09%) MS Excel

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) Broadband
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) 1st Line Support
1 7 (63.64%) Support Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Deskside Support
4 1 (9.09%) Deskside Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Deskside Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows XP
3 9 (81.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MOS
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Apple