Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 86 35
Rank change year-on-year +37 -51 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.51% 0.15% 1.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.23% 0.40% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Northern Ireland median daily rate £145 £90 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.56% -10.00% -
UK median daily rate £150 £450 £340
% change year-on-year -66.67% +32.35% +101.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK median hourly rate £15.30 £17.50 £13.70
% change year-on-year -12.57% +27.74% -15.93%

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 62 247 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 15.86% 37.54% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 199 19
Northern Ireland median daily rate £400 £420 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.82% +40.00% -2.44%
10th Percentile £143 £356 £100
90th Percentile £488 £558 £419
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 6
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £11.78 £13.78 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.48% +19.78% -24.59%
10th Percentile £10.40 £8.85 £10.00
90th Percentile £22.25 £15.80 £21.88
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -0.03% +6.06% -

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 21 October 2018. 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 2 £145 +60.56%
Windows Vista
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Vista also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Reuters
1 2 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) ION MarketView
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Sun

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Reuters
2 1 (50.00%) Sun