Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 25 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 West
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 198 211
Rank change year-on-year +3 +13 -19
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 7 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.12% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.66% 0.50% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 8
South West median daily rate £150 £140 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -65.75%
England median daily rate £425 £325 £180
% change year-on-year +30.77% +80.56% -0.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
South West median hourly rate £14.88 £11.50 £16.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.35% -30.83% +23.15%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £15.18
90th Percentile £18.79 £11.75 £17.41
England median hourly rate £14.65 £14.35 £16.92
% change year-on-year +2.09% -15.19% +20.51%

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 West with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1061 1208 1359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.84% 21.28% 20.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 637 719 761
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.41% +2.99%
10th Percentile £150 £135 £150
90th Percentile £513 £538 £500
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 119 166
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.26 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.68% -18.61% +10.29%
10th Percentile £10.93 £10.75 £11.17
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.05 £43.25
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Vista in the South West

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Vista in the South West

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Vista in the South West over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Vista in the South West

Windows Vista
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Vista in the South West

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 25 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
Bristol -9 4 £150 +7.14%
Gloucestershire +21 1 - -
Windows Vista
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 West region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) AirWatch
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) CommVault
6 1 (14.29%) Apple
6 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (14.29%) Remedy
6 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 1 (14.29%) Service Management
6 1 (14.29%) ITSM

Windows Vista
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Customer Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) AirWatch
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) CommVault
2 2 (28.57%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) BMC
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy