Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 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
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 330 342 353
Rank change year-on-year +12 +11 -49
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 46 39 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.20% 1.01% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 12
South East median daily rate £462 £500 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.60% +177.78% +6.67%
10th Percentile £124 £177 £126
90th Percentile £588 £588 £343
England median daily rate £388 £325 £180
% change year-on-year +19.23% +80.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.13% -22.50% +81.82%
England median hourly rate £14.65 £14.35 £16.84
% change year-on-year +2.09% -14.79% +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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3846 3854 4728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.84% 23.11% 24.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2145 2248 2602
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +7.35%
10th Percentile £150 £185 £205
90th Percentile £550 £538 £494
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 303 273 465
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.06 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.58% -10.21% +20.79%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.05 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.46 £47.83
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +4.93%

Windows Vista
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Windows Vista as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Vista in the South East

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Vista in the South East

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Vista in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Vista in the South East

Windows Vista
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Vista in the South East

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 23 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
Thames Valley -5 22 £475 -5.00%
Hampshire +28 20 £466 -18.96%
Buckinghamshire -31 15 £575 +12.20%
Berkshire +1 5 £300 +33.33%
East Sussex +4 4 £125 -
Oxfordshire +6 2 - -
Windows Vista
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (84.78%) Active Directory
3 34 (73.91%) Security Cleared
4 27 (58.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (58.70%) VMware
5 25 (54.35%) DV Cleared
6 20 (43.48%) PowerShell
6 20 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (43.48%) Firewall
6 20 (43.48%) Lumension
6 20 (43.48%) Windows Server
7 19 (41.30%) HP
8 18 (39.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 17 (36.96%) McAfee
9 17 (36.96%) MSI
9 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
10 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (32.61%) SQL
11 15 (32.61%) Oracle
12 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
13 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Office
13 11 (23.91%) ITIL
14 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
15 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
16 7 (15.22%) SAN
16 7 (15.22%) Windows XP
16 7 (15.22%) Cisco
16 7 (15.22%) Oracle RMAN

Windows Vista
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (13.04%) IIS
1 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) Apache
3 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.17%) Acrobat
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Office 365
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (43.48%) Firewall
2 7 (15.22%) SAN
3 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.52%) DHCP
4 3 (6.52%) DNS
4 3 (6.52%) LAN
4 3 (6.52%) NAS
4 3 (6.52%) VPN
4 3 (6.52%) WAN
5 1 (2.17%) ADSL
5 1 (2.17%) Internet
5 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.52%) SQLPlus
4 2 (4.35%) Big Data
4 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (36.96%) MSI
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (6.52%) Toad
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Architect
2 7 (15.22%) Technical Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Service Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.52%) Build Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) DBA
6 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared DBA
6 3 (6.52%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (6.52%) VMware Specialist
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Specialist
6 3 (6.52%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Clustering
2 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.17%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (43.48%) Windows Server
2 20 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (15.22%) Windows XP
6 6 (13.04%) Android
6 6 (13.04%) Apple iOS
6 6 (13.04%) Linux
7 5 (10.87%) Windows 10
8 4 (8.70%) Solaris
9 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
10 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) ITIL
2 6 (13.04%) Test Scripting
3 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.87%) Open Source
4 4 (8.70%) DevOps
4 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.70%) ITIL V3
4 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 4 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.52%) Defect Management
5 3 (6.52%) Information Security
5 3 (6.52%) Integration Testing
5 3 (6.52%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.35%) Change Management
6 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.17%) ITSM
7 1 (2.17%) Project Management
7 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) PowerShell
2 15 (32.61%) SQL
3 3 (6.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (73.91%) Security Cleared
2 25 (54.35%) DV Cleared
3 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
4 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (10.87%) MCSE
6 3 (6.52%) CCNA
6 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (6.52%) MCITP
7 2 (4.35%) CCSP
7 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.17%) GSAE
8 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (84.78%) Active Directory
2 27 (58.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (10.87%) vSphere
5 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (39.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (13.04%) SCCM
4 4 (8.70%) SCOM
5 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.17%) OpenView
6 1 (2.17%) OVSD
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) VMware
2 20 (43.48%) Lumension
3 19 (41.30%) HP
4 17 (36.96%) McAfee
4 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
5 15 (32.61%) Oracle
6 7 (15.22%) Cisco
7 6 (13.04%) Citrix
8 5 (10.87%) Apple
9 4 (8.70%) Sun
10 3 (6.52%) Borland
10 3 (6.52%) RedGate
10 3 (6.52%) StorageTek
11 1 (2.17%) Compaq
11 1 (2.17%) Dell
11 1 (2.17%) Infovista
11 1 (2.17%) Remedy