Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 167 165
Rank change year-on-year +8 -2 +15
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 5 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.12% 0.047% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.63% 0.24% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Berkshire median daily rate £300 £225 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -26.23% -9.63%
10th Percentile £160 £213 £256
90th Percentile £460 £238 £343
South East median daily rate £462 £500 £180
% change year-on-year -7.60% +177.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £17.50
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.13% -22.50% +81.82%

Windows Vista is in the Operating Systems category. The following 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.

All Operating Systems
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 789 822 943
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.16% 19.12% 19.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 442 487
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +15.67%
10th Percentile £194 £206 £200
90th Percentile £550 £538 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 56 117
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.63% -25.75% +26.50%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.13 £12.50
90th Percentile £39.75 £50.00 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.06 £18.75
% change year-on-year +2.58% -9.01% +19.20%

Windows Vista
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Windows Vista as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +13 2 £475 -
Bracknell +6 1 £125 -44.44%
Wokingham - 1 - -
Windows Vista
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Lumension
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) PDA
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Remedy
4 1 (20.00%) Infovista
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (20.00%) MSI
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Compaq
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Acrobat
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ADSL
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Build Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Chat Support
1 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) ITSM
1 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Lumension
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Borland
2 1 (20.00%) Compaq
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Infovista
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy