The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Windows Vista skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows Vista
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 - 111
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.11% - 0.041%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.71% - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £388 - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £290
% change year-on-year -5.26% +63.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year +2.85% +11.11%  

Windows Vista is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 280 455 490
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 15.46% 19.30% 19.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 248 235
Median daily rate £365 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% -5.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £225 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 55
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £18.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% -5.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.13 £26.00 £30.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Windows Vista
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Windows Vista as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Vista in Berkshire

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Vista in Berkshire

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Vista in Berkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Vista in Berkshire

Windows Vista
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Vista in Berkshire

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Reading - 1 £475 -
Windows Vista
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Lumension
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Infovista
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) MSI
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared

Windows Vista
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Infovista
1 1 (50.00%) Lumension
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) VMware