Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 77 40
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland - 0.17% 0.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.52% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate - £90 -
UK median daily rate £160 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -54.29% +7.69% +94.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK median hourly rate £15.30 £14.65 £13.70
% change year-on-year +4.44% +6.93% -18.65%

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 80 191 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 20.41% 33.10% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 149 45
Northern Ireland median daily rate £330 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +0.61% +31.20%
10th Percentile £304 £309 £138
90th Percentile £460 £563 £563
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 9
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £11.78 £11.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.43% -11.54% -14.75%
10th Percentile £10.40 £8.85 £10.00
90th Percentile £22.25 £15.80 £20.75
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.29
% change year-on-year -0.40% +7.43% -1.27%

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