The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 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
England / London
Rank 402 411 405
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6  
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 4 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.021% 0.11% 0.066%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.10% 0.57% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 8
Median daily rate £425 £538 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.93% +175.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £295 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £275 £190
% change year-on-year +21.81% +44.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £29.00 £105.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -72.38%  
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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3961 4414 4683
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 20.58% 19.94% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2773 3118 3173
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £214 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 126 169
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -13.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £35.00
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Vista in London

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Vista in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Vista in London

Windows Vista
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Vista in London

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Workflow
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) SLA
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Publishing
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (20.00%) SCCM
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Infovista
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Application Discovery
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
5 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
5 1 (10.00%) BigMachines
5 1 (10.00%) Network Security
5 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) BigMachines
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Japanese Language
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Application Discovery
4 1 (10.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) MVVM
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CBAP
1 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) IIBA
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Infovista
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) CommVault
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow