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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 143 120 121
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.042% 0.091%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.83% 0.20% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£290 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £151 £170 £218
% change year-on-year
-11.02% -21.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.38 £13.50 £16.92
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -20.21%
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
725 495 604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.01% 20.89% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 279 300
Average daily rate £350 £301 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -5.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 71 66
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.55 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.04% +0.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.46 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Vista across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Windows Vista Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 September 2015. 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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West Yorkshire - 6 £290 -
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
3 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) DHCP
6 2 (25.00%) VPN
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) SLA
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
7 1 (12.50%) ITSM
7 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (12.50%) Wireless
7 1 (12.50%) DameWare
7 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 1 (12.50%) E-Procurement
7 1 (12.50%) Internet

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) PBX
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) E-Procurement
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Distribution
2 1 (12.50%) Application Discovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCDST
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) DameWare
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix