Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 23 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 246 237 266
Rank change year-on-year -9 +29 +25
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.028% 0.060% 0.066%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.14% 0.28% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
City of London median daily rate - £210 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +82.61% -60.38%
Central London median daily rate - £210 £115
% change year-on-year - +82.61% -60.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £15.75
Central London median hourly rate - - £15.75

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 the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1437 1416 2022
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.13% 21.14% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1136 1110 1606
City of London median daily rate £475 £463 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% +6.71%
10th Percentile £225 £275 £225
90th Percentile £675 £625 £625
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 29 63
City of London median hourly rate £15.75 £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.11% -2.56% +14.71%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £12.04
90th Percentile £26.63 £36.50 £36.60
Central London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -2.86% -2.78% +12.50%

Windows Vista
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Windows Vista as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Vista in the City of London

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Vista in the City of London

Windows Vista
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Vista in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 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 City of London region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Lumension
2 1 (50.00%) Transition Management
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Windows Vista
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Lumension
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam