The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Vista
Rank 47 - 43
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 14 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.30% - 1.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.19% - 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 7
Median daily rate £330 - £135
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £275 £220
% change year-on-year +24.54% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +16.12% +3.33%  

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 Essex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 171 121 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 40.33% 26.65% 29.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 60 72
Median daily rate £335 £348 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.59% -9.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £177 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 13
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.96% -29.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £19.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Windows Vista
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Vista in Essex

Windows Vista
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Vista in Essex

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Colchester - 2 £375 -
Basildon - 1 - -
Windows Vista
East of England

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Essex region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Oracle
3 13 (72.22%) SQL
4 11 (61.11%) CRM
4 11 (61.11%) DB2
4 11 (61.11%) Mainframe
4 11 (61.11%) Data Analysis
4 11 (61.11%) Hadoop
4 11 (61.11%) Analytics
4 11 (61.11%) Customer Analytics
4 11 (61.11%) Data Analytics
5 10 (55.56%) Business Analysis
6 9 (50.00%) Use Case
7 8 (44.44%) Campaign Management
7 8 (44.44%) Management Information System
8 7 (38.89%) Degree
8 7 (38.89%) Mathematics
8 7 (38.89%) Data Structures
9 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (22.22%) Automotive
10 4 (22.22%) Big Data
11 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (16.67%) IT Strategy
11 3 (16.67%) SAP
11 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
12 2 (11.11%) Publishing
12 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
12 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
12 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) DB2
1 11 (61.11%) Hadoop
2 4 (22.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) PVCS
General
1 4 (22.22%) Automotive
2 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.11%) Publishing
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Business Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Data Business Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Data Insight Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Insight Analyst
3 7 (38.89%) Insight Data Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Consultant
4 4 (22.22%) CRM Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) CRM Business Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Business Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Insight Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Analytics Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Big Data Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) CRM Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) CRM Technical Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Data Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Insight Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) COM
1 1 (5.56%) SAP CAF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Mainframe
2 8 (44.44%) Management Information System
3 7 (38.89%) Data Structures
4 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Analytics
1 11 (61.11%) CRM
1 11 (61.11%) Customer Analytics
1 11 (61.11%) Data Analysis
1 11 (61.11%) Data Analytics
2 10 (55.56%) Business Analysis
3 9 (50.00%) Use Case
4 8 (44.44%) Campaign Management
5 7 (38.89%) Mathematics
6 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (16.67%) IT Strategy
9 2 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
9 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
10 1 (5.56%) ITIL
10 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
10 1 (5.56%) Service Management
10 1 (5.56%) Validation
10 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C++
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Infor
4 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.56%) Sun