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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 123 124 110
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 11 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.38% 0.040% 0.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.67% 0.19% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate £115 £338 £90
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.92% +275.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £195 £174 £130
% change year-on-year
+12.39% +33.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £10.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 - £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 - £11.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.58 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+5.90% +11.28%
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
658 513 510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.61% 20.55% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 303 261
Average daily rate £388 £345 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% +16.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £156 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 56 45
Average hourly rate £13.19 £13.00 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.46% +10.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £15.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Vista across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Windows Vista Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 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
West Yorkshire +3 8 £115 -65.92%
South Yorkshire - 3 - -
Windows Vista
England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (70.00%) ITIL
3 14 (70.00%) Windows XP
4 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (40.00%) SLA
6 8 (40.00%) ITSM
6 8 (40.00%) Incident Management
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (35.00%) MS Office
8 6 (30.00%) LAN
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
8 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 4 (20.00%) VMware
10 4 (20.00%) DameWare
10 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (20.00%) Internet
10 4 (20.00%) Windows 2000
10 4 (20.00%) WAN
10 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 4 (20.00%) Citrix
10 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (15.00%) Peregrine

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) IBM Domino
4 2 (10.00%) IBM Notes
5 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (10.00%) Acrobat
3 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (10.00%) MS Project
3 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) LAN
2 4 (20.00%) Internet
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (20.00%) WAN
3 3 (15.00%) VPN
4 2 (10.00%) DHCP
4 2 (10.00%) DNS
4 2 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (10.00%) WebEx
5 1 (5.00%) Firewall
5 1 (5.00%) PBX
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
6 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (15.00%) NHS
2 2 (10.00%) AS400
2 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (20.00%) Windows 2000
8 2 (10.00%) Unix
8 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 8 (40.00%) ITSM
3 3 (15.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) MCP
1 3 (15.00%) MCSE
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.00%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) DameWare
2 3 (15.00%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Citrix
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) HP
3 3 (15.00%) Peregrine
3 3 (15.00%) Remedy
4 2 (10.00%) Adobe
4 2 (10.00%) Bomgar
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Lotus