The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 25 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 64 75
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol - 0.36% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.70% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £140 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -50.87%  
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 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 139 176 185
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 16.77% 20.95% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 111 144
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £172 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 14
Median hourly rate £15.25 £13.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.09% -13.11%  
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 Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Vista in Bristol

Windows Vista
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Vista in Bristol