The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Vista skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 144 147 116
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -31
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.068% 0.034% 0.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.28% 0.16% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £126 - £90
UK excluding London average daily rate £426 £285 £133
% change year-on-year
+49.29% +114.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £13.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +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 Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
706 641 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.04% 22.00% 22.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 359 303
Average daily rate £400 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 64 68
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.02 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%

Windows Vista
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Windows Vista Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Windows Vista
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Windows Vista Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Windows Vista
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
South Yorkshire -7 1 £108 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £145 - 3
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
4 10 (66.67%) ITIL
4 10 (66.67%) Windows XP
5 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
5 9 (60.00%) ITSM
5 9 (60.00%) Incident Management
6 7 (46.67%) SLA
6 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (40.00%) MS Office
7 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
8 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
8 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
8 5 (33.33%) Internet
9 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
9 4 (26.67%) Peregrine
9 4 (26.67%) HP
9 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000
9 4 (26.67%) LAN
9 4 (26.67%) Remedy
9 4 (26.67%) DameWare
9 4 (26.67%) VMware
9 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (26.67%) Remedy ITSM
9 4 (26.67%) ServiceCenter
9 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (13.33%) IBM Domino
3 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) Acrobat
2 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (20.00%) MS Project
2 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Internet
2 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) WebEx
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (26.67%) Service Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (20.00%) PDA
2 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (13.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
3 10 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000
8 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 9 (60.00%) ITSM
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCP
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) DameWare
1 4 (26.67%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) HP
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) Peregrine
1 4 (26.67%) Remedy
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Adobe
2 3 (20.00%) Bomgar
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Lotus
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco