The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Vista
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 30 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.02% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Median daily rate £468 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £275 £220
% change year-on-year +24.54% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £14.13
% change year-on-year +16.12% +9.73%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 213 162 182
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 28.51% 21.57% 21.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 64 65
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £260 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.84% +12.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.08 £13.70 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £22.50 £20.91
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows Vista
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Vista in Milton Keynes

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Vista in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Vista in Milton Keynes

Windows Vista
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Vista in Milton Keynes

Windows Vista
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 26 (72.22%) SC Cleared
4 19 (52.78%) Active Directory
5 16 (44.44%) SCCM
6 15 (41.67%) ITIL
7 14 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (33.33%) MSI
9 11 (30.56%) Citrix
10 10 (27.78%) Oracle
10 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
10 10 (27.78%) Application Packaging
11 9 (25.00%) MS Office
12 8 (22.22%) Windows 10
13 7 (19.44%) Finance
13 7 (19.44%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (19.44%) DV Cleared
14 6 (16.67%) Data Migration
14 6 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
14 6 (16.67%) Migration
14 6 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
14 6 (16.67%) HP
14 6 (16.67%) Patch Management
15 5 (13.89%) Windows 8
15 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
15 5 (13.89%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (13.89%) DNA
15 5 (13.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 5 (13.89%) Service Management

Windows Vista
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) IPsec
2 4 (11.11%) Internet
2 4 (11.11%) SMTP
3 2 (5.56%) FTP
3 2 (5.56%) SSH
3 2 (5.56%) Wireless
4 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (2.78%) DHCP
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.78%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) HTTP
4 1 (2.78%) Network Security
4 1 (2.78%) SMS
4 1 (2.78%) SSL
4 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) MSI
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Architect
2 6 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Applications Architect
4 4 (11.11%) E-Business Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Security Advisor
4 4 (11.11%) UAT Manager
4 4 (11.11%) UAT Test Manager
5 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Deployment Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Manager
6 2 (5.56%) QA Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Specialist
7 1 (2.78%) Active Directory Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Mobility Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Security Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) CESG
1 4 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) PKI
4 1 (2.78%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 5 (13.89%) Windows 8
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.56%) Unix
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.78%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) ITIL
2 14 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (27.78%) Application Packaging
4 6 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 6 (16.67%) Migration
4 6 (16.67%) Patch Management
5 5 (13.89%) DNA
5 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
5 5 (13.89%) Release Management
5 5 (13.89%) Service Management
6 4 (11.11%) Cryptography
6 4 (11.11%) Information Assurance
6 4 (11.11%) ISMS
6 4 (11.11%) Security Patching
6 4 (11.11%) Software Deployment
7 3 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 3 (8.33%) Time Management
8 2 (5.56%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
1 4 (11.11%) VB
1 4 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 26 (72.22%) SC Cleared
3 7 (19.44%) DV Cleared
4 4 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (11.11%) CISSP
4 4 (11.11%) ISEB
5 1 (2.78%) CCA
5 1 (2.78%) CCAA
5 1 (2.78%) CEH
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) RMADS
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 19 (52.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (13.89%) XenApp
4 2 (5.56%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.78%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (44.44%) SCCM
2 5 (13.89%) AppDNA
2 5 (13.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (11.11%) BladeLogic
3 4 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (11.11%) WSUS
4 1 (2.78%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.78%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Citrix
2 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) Oracle
3 6 (16.67%) HP
4 4 (11.11%) Remedy
5 2 (5.56%) Compaq
6 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco
6 1 (2.78%) Clearswift
6 1 (2.78%) F5
6 1 (2.78%) Forcepoint
6 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.78%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.78%) Juniper
6 1 (2.78%) SAP
6 1 (2.78%) VMware