Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 6 months to 12 December 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 42 -
Rank change year-on-year -33 - -
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.17% 0.64% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.53% 2.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate £90 - -
UK median daily rate £346 £325 £169
% change year-on-year +6.46% +92.88% -10.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK median hourly rate £14.83 £13.70 £16.84
% change year-on-year +8.21% -18.65% +19.94%

Windows Vista is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 190 74 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 32.82% 23.57% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 46 24
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £410 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.61% +31.20% +4.17%
10th Percentile £308 £138 £163
90th Percentile £563 £563 £438
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 4
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.54% -14.75% -5.63%
10th Percentile £8.85 £10.00 £13.16
90th Percentile £15.80 £20.75 £17.35
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.29 £16.50
% change year-on-year +7.43% -1.27% +3.13%

Windows Vista
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Windows Vista as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Vista in Northern Ireland

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Vista in Northern Ireland

Windows Vista
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Vista in Northern Ireland

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -37 1 £90 -
Windows Vista
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

Windows Vista
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft