The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 107 104 92
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 8 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.39% 0.057% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.93% 0.27% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate £115 £338 £90
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.92% +275.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £198 £174 £160
% change year-on-year
+13.83% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £21.50 - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £14.38
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.34%
Windows Vista
Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
414 371 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.36% 21.01% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 228 185
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 31 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £10.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £35.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds - 8 £115 -
Windows Vista
Yorkshire

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) ITIL
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 8 (57.14%) Windows XP
4 8 (57.14%) SLA
5 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (42.86%) Windows 8
7 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
7 5 (35.71%) LAN
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 5 (35.71%) ITSM
7 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
8 4 (28.57%) VMware
8 4 (28.57%) DameWare
8 4 (28.57%) Citrix
8 4 (28.57%) MS Office
8 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
9 3 (21.43%) MCSE
9 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (21.43%) WAN
9 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (14.29%) Internet
10 2 (14.29%) AS400
10 2 (14.29%) Lotus
10 2 (14.29%) NHS
10 2 (14.29%) Client/Server

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) IBM Domino
2 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Support Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) AS400
1 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 2 (14.29%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (42.86%) Windows 8
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (14.29%) Unix
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
2 5 (35.71%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) MCSE
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (7.14%) MCDST
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) DameWare
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Lotus