The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 27 April 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 / Kent
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - - 1.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £125
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £426 £290
% change year-on-year -16.56% +46.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £15.26 £15.00
% change year-on-year +17.95% +1.73%  

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 Kent with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 47 81 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 15.51% 17.09% 28.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 62 28
Median daily rate £338 £328 £466
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.05% -29.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £180 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.00% +122.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.84 £15.75
% change year-on-year -7.95% +6.92%  

Windows Vista
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Vista in Kent

Windows Vista
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Vista in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Kent region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow

Windows Vista
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 1st Line Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Remedy
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow