The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Vista
UK
Rank 547 563 519
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -44
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 54 73 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.57% 0.67% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 34 61
Median daily rate £329 £408 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.26% +54.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £113 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £550 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £329 £198 £225
% change year-on-year
+66.58% -12.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 12
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.67 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.97% +3.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £12.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £29.00 £96.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9401 10939 11618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.66% 21.37% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6035 6675 6715
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 601 724 875
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +5.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend

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

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Vista within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Windows Vista Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Vista within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Windows Vista
Top 29 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
England -8 53 £330 -19.01% 12
South East +29 25 £381 +6.19% 4
Buckinghamshire +12 20 £388 -26.88% 1
Milton Keynes +16 17 £406 -23.34% 1
East of England +2 13 £300 - 1
Essex - 10 £315 -
South West +1 6 £120 - 3
Gloucestershire +7 5 £120 - 1
Gloucester +4 5 £120 - 1
Hampshire +8 4 £399 +59.28% 1
West Midlands +6 3 £225 +87.50% 1
Hook 0 3 £470 +10.45% 1
London -3 3 £375 -31.81% 2
East Midlands +2 2 - - 1
Gaydon +1 2 - -
Warwickshire -2 2 - -
Northampton - 2 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £288 -
Hatfield - 2 £288 -
Yorkshire +14 1 - -
Surrey +9 1 £160 +60.00%
South Yorkshire +4 1 - -
Birmingham -1 1 £225 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Luton - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £198 -
Basildon - 1 - -
Barnsley - 1 - -

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 104 (100.00%) Windows
2 61 (58.65%) Active Directory
3 43 (41.35%) Microsoft
4 33 (31.73%) MS Office
5 30 (28.85%) Security Cleared
5 30 (28.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 24 (23.08%) SC Cleared
8 23 (22.12%) Oracle
9 22 (21.15%) Windows XP
9 22 (21.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (21.15%) Windows Server
10 20 (19.23%) SQL
11 19 (18.27%) MS Exchange
12 18 (17.31%) HP
12 18 (17.31%) Citrix
12 18 (17.31%) ITIL
13 17 (16.35%) Windows 8
13 17 (16.35%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (15.38%) MS Excel
15 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
15 13 (12.50%) SCCM
15 13 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (11.54%) VMware
16 12 (11.54%) Service Management
17 11 (10.58%) Management Information System
17 11 (10.58%) Internet
17 11 (10.58%) Mainframe
17 11 (10.58%) Business Analysis

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills 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 19 (18.27%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.96%) CMS
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 33 (31.73%) MS Office
2 16 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.88%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.96%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.96%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.58%) Internet
2 10 (9.62%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.69%) Firewall
3 8 (7.69%) LAN
3 8 (7.69%) WAN
3 8 (7.69%) Wireless
4 7 (6.73%) IPsec
5 6 (5.77%) DHCP
5 6 (5.77%) SMTP
6 5 (4.81%) DNS
7 4 (3.85%) FTP
7 4 (3.85%) SSH
7 4 (3.85%) VPN
8 3 (2.88%) Network Security
9 2 (1.92%) SAN
9 2 (1.92%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.96%) 3G
10 1 (0.96%) Intranet
10 1 (0.96%) SSL
10 1 (0.96%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.62%) DB2
2 10 (9.62%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.81%) Big Data
4 1 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (5.77%) MSI
2 1 (0.96%) JIRA
2 1 (0.96%) MSTest
2 1 (0.96%) PVCS
2 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (5.77%) Automotive
2 5 (4.81%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.81%) Marketing
3 4 (3.85%) Finance
4 3 (2.88%) Legal
4 3 (2.88%) Retail
5 2 (1.92%) Advertising
5 2 (1.92%) Publishing
5 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.96%) Electronics
6 1 (0.96%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 28 (26.92%) Analyst
2 11 (10.58%) Service Desk Analyst
2 11 (10.58%) Support Engineer
3 9 (8.65%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (8.65%) Service Analyst
4 8 (7.69%) Consultant
5 7 (6.73%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.77%) Windows Specialist
7 5 (4.81%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (4.81%) Data Business Analyst
7 5 (4.81%) Data Insight Analyst
7 5 (4.81%) Deployment Specialist
7 5 (4.81%) Insight Analyst
7 5 (4.81%) Insight Data Analyst
7 5 (4.81%) Security Advisor
7 5 (4.81%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Customer Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.96%) .NET
1 1 (0.96%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.96%) COM
1 1 (0.96%) SAP CAF
1 1 (0.96%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.58%) Mainframe
2 11 (10.58%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.73%) Client/Server
4 6 (5.77%) CESG
5 5 (4.81%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.85%) NHS
7 3 (2.88%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.88%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.96%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.96%) Clustering
8 1 (0.96%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.96%) PKI
8 1 (0.96%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.96%) RIA
8 1 (0.96%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 104 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (28.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 22 (21.15%) Windows Server
4 22 (21.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (21.15%) Windows XP
5 17 (16.35%) Windows 8
5 17 (16.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.77%) Apple iOS
6 6 (5.77%) Unix
7 5 (4.81%) Mac OS X
8 4 (3.85%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.92%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.92%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.96%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.31%) ITIL
2 12 (11.54%) Service Management
3 11 (10.58%) Business Analysis
4 10 (9.62%) Analytics
4 10 (9.62%) CRM
4 10 (9.62%) Customer Analytics
4 10 (9.62%) Data Analysis
4 10 (9.62%) Data Analytics
4 10 (9.62%) Patch Management
5 9 (8.65%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (6.73%) Campaign Management
7 7 (6.73%) Software Deployment
7 7 (6.73%) Use Case
8 6 (5.77%) Information Assurance
8 6 (5.77%) ITIL V3
8 6 (5.77%) Mathematics
8 6 (5.77%) SDLC
8 6 (5.77%) Security Patching
8 6 (5.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.23%) SQL
2 6 (5.77%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.77%) VBScript
3 4 (3.85%) VB
4 2 (1.92%) C++
4 2 (1.92%) Java
4 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.96%) XAML
Qualifications
1 30 (28.85%) Security Cleared
2 24 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.73%) Degree
3 7 (6.73%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.77%) CESG Certified Professional
4 6 (5.77%) CISSP
5 4 (3.85%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.92%) CEH
6 2 (1.92%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.96%) CCA
7 1 (0.96%) CCAA
7 1 (0.96%) ISEB
7 1 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.96%) MCSE
7 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.96%) PMP
7 1 (0.96%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 1 (0.96%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.69%) SLA
2 3 (2.88%) QA
2 3 (2.88%) RMADS
System Software
1 61 (58.65%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.73%) XenApp
4 5 (4.81%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.81%) vSphere
5 4 (3.85%) Sendmail
6 3 (2.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.88%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (2.88%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.96%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.96%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.96%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.96%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (12.50%) SCCM
2 9 (8.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (7.69%) BladeLogic
4 6 (5.77%) WSUS
5 5 (4.81%) AppDNA
6 3 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.96%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.96%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.96%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.96%) OpenView
8 1 (0.96%) OVSD
8 1 (0.96%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 43 (41.35%) Microsoft
2 23 (22.12%) Oracle
3 18 (17.31%) Citrix
3 18 (17.31%) HP
4 12 (11.54%) VMware
5 10 (9.62%) Apple
5 10 (9.62%) Remedy
6 7 (6.73%) Cisco
7 6 (5.77%) Intel Security
8 4 (3.85%) BMC
8 4 (3.85%) Lumension
9 3 (2.88%) IBM
9 3 (2.88%) SAP
9 3 (2.88%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.88%) Symantec
10 2 (1.92%) Brocade
10 2 (1.92%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.92%) Compaq
10 2 (1.92%) Infovista
11 1 (0.96%) Dell
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £11.17 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £18 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago