Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 21 January 2018 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 89 99
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 0 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.16% 0.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.73% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Cheshire median daily rate - £110 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -71.61% +38.39%
North West median daily rate £600 £110 £388
% change year-on-year +445.45% -71.61% +150.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Cheshire median hourly rate - £13.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.80% -
North West median hourly rate - £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - -13.33% -24.05%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 220 273 406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 17.87% 21.21% 19.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 169 251
Cheshire median daily rate £394 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.56% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £225 £170 £233
90th Percentile £563 £603 £523
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 29 49
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -11.76% +5.20%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.10 £10.40
90th Percentile £26.00 £22.75 £27.71
North West median hourly rate £17.43 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +8.94% -5.88% +13.33%

Windows Vista
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Vista in Cheshire

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Vista in Cheshire

Windows Vista
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Vista in Cheshire