The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 30 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.

Microsoft Windows Vista
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 119 99
Rank change year-on-year +10 -20  
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 4 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.21% 0.31% 0.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.80% 1.17% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 10
Median daily rate £470 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +2.91%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £313 £241
% change year-on-year +9.60% +29.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £15.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year +17.03% +2.53%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 502 596 749
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 26.52% 26.77% 34.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 390 367
Median daily rate £400 £360 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 33 51
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.75 £11.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.85 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45%  

Windows Vista
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Vista in Hampshire

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Vista in Hampshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Vista in Hampshire

Windows Vista
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Vista in Hampshire

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Hook +10 3 £470 -1.05%
Windows Vista
South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Lumension
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Intel Security
2 5 (83.33%) MSI
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) VBScript
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

Windows Vista
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MSI
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
2 1 (16.67%) Server Building
2 1 (16.67%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) VBScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Intel Security
1 5 (83.33%) Lumension
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft