Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 November 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 > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 180 191
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11 -16
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.020% 0.023% 0.049%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.099% 0.098% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Scotland median daily rate - £110 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -25.93%
UK median daily rate £388 £313 £167
% change year-on-year +24.00% +87.41% -4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £14.65 £13.69 £16.84
% change year-on-year +7.01% -18.71% +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 Scotland with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1015 1021 1190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.19% 23.68% 19.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 569 588
Scotland median daily rate £375 £330 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -5.04% +4.51%
10th Percentile £150 £160 £163
90th Percentile £550 £450 £473
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 38 42
Scotland median hourly rate £17.00 £18.25 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.85% -3.31% +14.39%
10th Percentile £10.54 £12.50 £13.05
90th Percentile £28.73 £42.15 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.28 £16.50
% change year-on-year +7.53% -1.36% +4.76%

Windows Vista
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Vista in Scotland

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Vista in Scotland

Windows Vista
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Vista in Scotland

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Fife - 1 - -
Windows Vista
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Remediation Plan

Windows Vista
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Remediation Plan
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft