The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Vista
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 43 51 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 -  
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.91% 0.22% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.41% 0.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £120 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £275 £190
% change year-on-year +21.81% +44.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 88 137 122
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 26.83% 30.38% 25.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 68 83
Median daily rate £140 £358 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.83% -10.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -38.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £8.50 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £44.10 £43.90
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 Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Vista in Gloucestershire

Windows Vista
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Vista in Gloucestershire

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Gloucester +1 3 £120 -
Windows Vista
South West

Windows Vista
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (60.00%) Apple
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) DBS Check
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) ITSM
3 2 (40.00%) Remedy
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) BMC

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Customer Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Customer Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Data Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Voice Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cabling Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (60.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITSM
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) BMC
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Remedy