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 28 June 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 51 70
Rank change year-on-year -12 +19  
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 15 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.04% 1.64% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.98% 7.80% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Median daily rate £475 £513 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.31% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £475 £313
% change year-on-year -2.63% +52.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +2.85% +16.66%  

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 215 141 199
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 29.17% 20.98% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 117 213
Median daily rate £381 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.68% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £208 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 21
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.44 £10.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £17.69 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.82% +3.03%  

Windows Vista
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Windows Vista as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Vista in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (84.44%) Security Cleared
3 32 (71.11%) SC Cleared
4 25 (55.56%) SCCM
5 24 (53.33%) Active Directory
6 21 (46.67%) ITIL
7 17 (37.78%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (35.56%) MSI
9 14 (31.11%) Application Packaging
10 13 (28.89%) Citrix
11 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
11 12 (26.67%) DV Cleared
12 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (24.44%) Finance
12 11 (24.44%) HP
12 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Office
12 11 (24.44%) Oracle
12 11 (24.44%) PRINCE2
13 10 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
13 10 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
13 10 (22.22%) Windows Server
14 9 (20.00%) Release Management
14 9 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 9 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
15 8 (17.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 8 (17.78%) ISEB
15 8 (17.78%) Windows 10
16 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
17 6 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
17 6 (13.33%) Migration

Windows Vista
Co-occurring 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 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) Apache
2 4 (8.89%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (8.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Firewall
1 4 (8.89%) NAS
1 4 (8.89%) SAN
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) IPsec
2 1 (2.22%) SMS
2 1 (2.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.67%) Big Data
5 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) MSI
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Electronics
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Architect
3 10 (22.22%) Service Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) Test Manager
4 8 (17.78%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Technical Architect
6 5 (11.11%) Applications Architect
6 5 (11.11%) E-Business Manager
6 5 (11.11%) UAT Manager
6 5 (11.11%) UAT Test Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Deployment Specialist
8 2 (4.44%) Applications Manager
8 2 (4.44%) QA Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Windows Specialist
9 1 (2.22%) Active Directory Specialist
9 1 (2.22%) Citrix Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Deployment Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Help Desk Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Clustering
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) CESG
4 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 8 (17.78%) Windows 10
5 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (8.89%) Solaris
7 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.22%) Linux
8 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) ITIL
2 17 (37.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (31.11%) Application Packaging
4 11 (24.44%) PRINCE2
5 9 (20.00%) Release Management
6 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.33%) Data Migration
7 6 (13.33%) Migration
8 5 (11.11%) Service Management
9 4 (8.89%) DevOps
9 4 (8.89%) DNA
9 4 (8.89%) Patch Management
9 4 (8.89%) Security Patching
9 4 (8.89%) Software Deployment
9 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (6.67%) Project Management
10 3 (6.67%) Time Management
11 2 (4.44%) Biometrics
11 2 (4.44%) Regression Testing
11 2 (4.44%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) VB
2 4 (8.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (84.44%) Security Cleared
2 32 (71.11%) SC Cleared
3 12 (26.67%) DV Cleared
4 8 (17.78%) ISEB
5 5 (11.11%) MCSE
5 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.67%) MCITP
7 2 (4.44%) CCNA
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.22%) CCSP
8 1 (2.22%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (2.22%) CISSP
8 1 (2.22%) GSAE
8 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (2.22%) MCP
8 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) QA
3 1 (2.22%) RMADS
System Software
1 24 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.89%) XenApp
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 25 (55.56%) SCCM
2 9 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (17.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (11.11%) SCOM
5 4 (8.89%) AppDNA
5 4 (8.89%) BladeLogic
5 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (8.89%) WSUS
6 1 (2.22%) OpenView
6 1 (2.22%) OVSD
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Citrix
2 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (24.44%) HP
3 11 (24.44%) Oracle
4 6 (13.33%) VMware
5 4 (8.89%) Remedy
5 4 (8.89%) StorageTek
5 4 (8.89%) Sun
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco
6 2 (4.44%) Compaq
7 1 (2.22%) SAP
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